Joy Powell

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Obituary: Wayne Atkins, co-founder of Habitat's Entrepreneurs House program

At a ceremony for a new home in north Minneapolis, Habitat for Humanity volunteer Wayne Atkins spoke of parallels between...

Updated: March 20, 2014, - 09:40 PM

Obituary: Donald Swartz, longtime president of KMSP-TV

Donald Swartz took over management of KMSP-TV, Channel 9, in 1957 and turned it into one of the most successful...

Updated: March 19, 2014, - 09:45 PM

Ex-Minneapolis homeless shelter director gets jail time for sexual abuse

The St. Paul woman, convicted of sexually abusing a client at Harbor Light, also must register as a predator.

Updated: March 19, 2014, - 07:59 PM

Obituary: St. Paul inventor Tim Kehoe created the first colored bubbles

Toy inventor Tim Kehoe blew more than 10,000 bubbles before he perfected ­Zubbles, the nearly opaque orbs with disappearing color.Kehoe,...

Updated: March 15, 2014, - 05:53 PM

Fire that killed 2 in Minneapolis is ruled an accident

While there was smoke damage throughout the house, the fire was contained to the living room.

Updated: March 12, 2014, - 09:37 PM

Golden Valley attorney suspended again for misappropriating clients' funds

A Golden Valley attorney has been suspended from practicing law for 30 days for negligently misappropriating his clients’ funds and...

Updated: March 12, 2014, - 09:33 PM

2 found dead in bedroom after fire in Minneapolis house

Firefighters were called about 6:30 p.m. to the fire at 2940 Washburn Av. N. Firefighters found the bodies in the bedroom after extinguishing the fire in the living room.

Updated: March 12, 2014, - 09:29 AM

4 young friends die in crash on icy Hwy. 14

A car near Sleepy Eye slid into the path of an oncoming pickup truck in the second such deadly crash...

Updated: March 09, 2014, - 12:05 AM

Obituary: Elsie Ritter Iverson, quirky vintage clothing store owner

As the zany proprietor of Elsie’s Closet Vintage Clothing Store, Elsie Ritter Iverson regaled customers with the history of items...

Updated: March 08, 2014, - 05:46 PM

Case closed: Driver's good Samaritan wore Minneapolis blue

The posted note that helped Aaron Purmort find his car after suffering a seizure and losing consciousness was from Kyle Severson, a Minneapolis police officer who says it was all in a day’s work.

Updated: March 08, 2014, - 07:36 AM

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