Liz Sawyer

Reporter | Minneapolis
Liz Sawyer covers Minneapolis.

Recent content from Liz Sawyer

Wedding is a match made in heaven: Bride, groom, marrow donor

Marrow donor helped couple get to the altar.

Updated: September 14, 2014, - 06:06 AM

South-metro suburbs beat back plant invaders

The south metro is waging a battle with nature.Prairies are being restored at parks, and suburbs are also fighting to...

Updated: September 11, 2014, - 10:27 PM

Former Eagan council candidate charged with defamation

In defamation case, police say defendant posted phony sex ad to get back at his former lover.

Updated: September 08, 2014, - 08:02 AM

Dancers, food take center stage at Taste of Greece

St. Mary’s annual cultural celebration showcases dance, folk music and traditional cuisine.

Updated: September 06, 2014, - 07:34 PM

Amid gun boom, Eagan reconsiders its firearms-discharge ban

Amid a rise in gun sales, the city could alter its discharge ban to allow an indoor range to open.

Updated: September 02, 2014, - 11:21 PM

State takes a gentler approach to pregnant women behind bars

The change makes Minnesota part of a larger national trend in which state leaders are insisting on better care of incarcerated mothers and their newborns.

Updated: August 22, 2014, - 12:09 AM

Gov. Dayton requests Obama's help in flood assessment

Gov. Mark Dayton is asking President Obama to declare a federal disaster in six Minnesota counties after a government agency...

Updated: August 08, 2014, - 08:57 PM

National Night Out in Mpls. focuses on dangers of heroin

Annual National Night Out in Mpls. brought neighbors and city leaders together while raising awareness of the dangers of drug...

Updated: August 06, 2014, - 09:45 AM

St. Paul police kill carjack suspect who shot at them

Teenage bystander also was grazed during exchange of gunfire in Frogtown area.

Updated: August 04, 2014, - 05:52 AM

Obituary: Rosslyn 'Roz' Shore Kleeman, 92, public policy activist

For her 50th wedding anniversary, Rosslyn “Roz” Shore Kleeman’s family made T-shirts with her two favorite sayings: “Accomplish something” and...

Updated: July 28, 2014, - 09:30 PM

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