Shannon Prather

Reporter | North Metro
Phone: 612-673-4804
Shannon Prather covers suburban news.

Recent content from Shannon Prather

Spring Lake Park limits how freebie newspapers are delivered

Carriers in Spring Lake Park must follow new rules for “unsolicited written materials.”

Updated: April 28, 2015, - 02:38 PM

Police body cameras are newest tool against domestic violence

But fears persist about privacy and police footage.

Updated: April 26, 2015, - 09:52 PM

Funeral set for Barway Collins; birth mother interviewed by African radio

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Shiloh Temple in north Minneapolis.

Updated: April 21, 2015, - 11:45 PM

Historian digs into Columbia Heights, Hilltop history

A presentation will look at the area, which once was part of a now-gone county and later became a popular day trip for city dwellers down the streetcar line.

Updated: April 21, 2015, - 05:46 PM

Barway Collins' father had family, financial, fraud woes

Well before he was charged last week in the death of his 10-year-old son, Pierre Collins was in a world of trouble.

Updated: April 18, 2015, - 09:59 PM

Blaine poised to limit number of massage businesses

By capping licenses at around two dozen, the city hopes to make regulation more wieldy.

Updated: April 14, 2015, - 11:53 PM

Settlement reached, St. Francis schools superintendent resigns

Edward Saxton reached a deal with district, ending legal saga.

Updated: April 14, 2015, - 10:13 PM

Humans likely carried ash borer to Anoka, Dakota counties, foresters say

The distance between confirmed infestations suggests that the pest didn’t migrate on its own.

Updated: April 07, 2015, - 09:13 AM

Brooklyn Center celebrates its identity

An amphitheater in Brooklyn Center will build community and salute diversity.

Updated: April 07, 2015, - 09:11 AM

CenturyLink aims to bring competition to Twin Cities cable-TV market

CenturyLink, formerly the phone company Qwest, plans a widespread offering of PRISM TV, which will compete head-to-head with Comcast for cable-television subscribers.

Updated: April 04, 2015, - 10:42 PM

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