Karen Zamora

Reporter | North Metro
Phone: 612-673-4647
Karen Zamora covers courts, county government and public safety in Anoka County. She is a California native who joined the paper in 2014 after interning on the features desk. She graduated with a degree in journalism from Texas State University - San Marcos in the spring of 2014.

Recent content from Karen Zamora

Minnesota health officials educate community about Ebola

They told Twin Cities residents that the virus from Africa was unlikely to appear here.

Updated: September 14, 2014, - 10:20 PM

Bigger reward offered for Ty Hoffman's arrest

The reward for information leading to the arrest of Ty Hoffman, accused of fatally shooting his onetime romantic and business partner outside an Arden Hills gas station, has grown to $40,000.

Updated: September 11, 2014, - 02:24 PM

Brooklyn Park businesses hit in credit-card-reader thefts

The readers were stolen from Brooklyn Park stores.

Updated: September 10, 2014, - 10:38 PM

Larger reward offered for Ty Hoffman's arrest

Authorities release updated “Wanted” poster with new details.

Updated: September 10, 2014, - 06:52 PM

Judge dismisses lawsuit filed by family of man killed by Brooklyn Center police

A federal judge dismissed a wrongful-death lawsuit against a Brooklyn Center police officer who shot and killed Edmond Fair in...

Updated: September 09, 2014, - 09:30 PM

Minnehaha Creek cleanup clears 3 tons of trash

Third time’s the charm for volunteers cleaning up Minnehaha area after floods.

Updated: September 07, 2014, - 09:51 PM

Manhunt is part science, part art

Meticulous data work, citizen sightings among the tools used in suspect searches, experts say.

Updated: September 07, 2014, - 01:09 PM

SUV seen near Mystic Lake has no link to Hoffman

SUV spotted Wednesday turned out to be a false lead in manhunt for murder suspect.

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 11:46 PM

Another search ends with no sign of fugitive Ty Hoffman

On the heels of a reported predawn sighting Tuesday and an armed bank robbery over the weekend, SWAT team officers searched a wooded area within the Anoka County Airport grounds and were monitoring the site from a helicopter.

Updated: September 03, 2014, - 10:08 AM

Obituary: The Rev. George Wertin of St. Joan of Arc parish urged equal rights for gays

St. Joan of Arc church reprimanded by Archdiocese for welcome of gays, involvement of women.

Updated: September 02, 2014, - 03:29 PM

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