A highly profitable drug for dealers, it was connected to 392 police calls last year, according to city statistics. That’s down slightly from 425 in 2012, but much higher than the 100 to 200 calls a year that the police saw for most of the past decade.
Updated: April 17, 2014, - 08:48 AM
University of Minnesota students and others arrested last week face crimes ranging from misdemeanors to felony riot charges.
Updated: April 16, 2014, - 06:42 AM
The find was long suspected by neighbors on Abbott Avenue, who reported seeing late-night visitors to the house with the junk-filled back yard.
Updated: April 15, 2014, - 01:14 PM
Officers cleared the Dinkytown streets of disappointed hockey fans after the 7-4 loss to Union.
Updated: April 13, 2014, - 09:01 AM
Gophers’ semifinal victory sparked wild Dinkytown celebration. Officials say they are ready for anything Saturday.
Updated: April 11, 2014, - 10:14 PM
The nearly 1,900 robberies in Minneapolis last year played out in all areas of the city but a Star Tribune analysis found that eight of the 10 hot spots were near bus stops and light rail stations, where commuters made easy prey.
Updated: April 02, 2014, - 11:12 AM
Lauren Waldemar began a slide into addiction with one pill at a party. Heroin was cheaper than prescription drugs; it...
Updated: March 22, 2014, - 10:20 PM
Minneapolis resident Scott Steben, who has had small roles as a German soldier in at least three movies, said the dinner was a Christmas party for period actors like himself who dress in World War II uniforms.
Updated: March 19, 2014, - 09:40 PM
Scott Steben, the man behind a World War II party that featured Nazi flags and men dressed in SS uniforms, said it was an exercise for actors who play historical roles at fairs and in movies, not a political statement.
Updated: March 19, 2014, - 11:05 AM