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January 8
Roughly 200 people lost their homes when the Francis Drake Hotel in Minneapolis was destroyed by fire on Christmas Day.

Minneapolis nonprofit to get $250,000 to help residents displaced by Drake fire

The money will be used to pay damage deposits, rent.
Minneapolis
January 8

Minneapolis woman charged in 10-year-old's methadone overdose death

The death occurred after the woman treated her daughter's cough and took methadone herself.
Minneapolis
January 8

WWII survivor Maria Iwanok, pillar of northeast Minneapolis 'church that pierogi built,' dies at 100

A native of Ukraine who survived a World War II labor camp, Iwanok is remembered as a woman of deep faith, generosity and grit.
Minneapolis
January 8

Authorities ID man intentionally run over following downtown Minneapolis fight

His death was part of a violent sequence of events, according to police.
Minneapolis
January 8
Gov. Tim Walz addressed attendees of Tuesday night's solidarity event against anti-Semitism at Temple Israel.

Interfaith rally in Mpls. condemns recent anti-Semitic assaults

1,400 people packed into Temple Israel to hear Gov. Walz, faith leaders speak.
Minneapolis
January 7

Gerald Mullin, physician and educator, dies at 86

He practiced in downtown Minneapolis for 36 years, accumulating a long list of patients grateful for his quiet, caring manner.
Minneapolis
January 7
Supporters of the University of Minnesota student who accused Chinese billionaire Richard Liu of rape rallied at the Hennepin County Government Center

Chinese from around the U.S. gather to support U undergrad who alleges rape by billionaire

Student's supporters say they want to counter Chinese social media which has sided with billionaire Richard Liu.
Minneapolis
January 7

10-year term for drive-by shooter who wounded girl sleeping in Mpls. home

Although the prosecution was seeking a 13-year term for Johnson, County Attorney Mike Freeman said, "This is an appropriate sentence under the present Minnesota sentencing guidelines."
Minneapolis
January 7

Charges: Minneapolis student brought loaded handgun to school

The school district said there was no threat to students or staff members.
Minneapolis
January 7
Monique Baugh

Man charged in New Year's Eve kidnapping, murder maintains innocence

A judge upheld the $2 million bail for Cedric Berry, accused in the shooting death
Minneapolis
January 6
Monique Baugh

Man charged in New Year's Eve abduction, killing of Mpls. woman

Realtor was abducted New Year's Eve and found shot to death in an alley.
Minneapolis
January 5

Two wounded in south Minneapolis shooting, one in St. Paul

All are expected to survive, police said.
Minneapolis
January 5
Commuters for for a light rail train at Target Field station in downtown Thursday, Nov. 7, 2019, in Minneapolis, MN.

Why are downtown Minneapolis, St. Paul bus fares only 50 cents?

For just 50 cents, Metro Transit riders can hop a bus or train and take trips within downtown Minneapolis or St. Paul. Last year, Metro…
Minneapolis
January 4
Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar spoke during an event at Grand River Center in Dubuque, Iowa, last month.

Frey, Carter line up behind Klobuchar's presidential bid

Many leaders in Minnesota have endorsed the senator, citing her policy proposals and her track record.
Minneapolis
January 4
Minneapolis Schools Superintendent Ed Graff

Minneapolis schools prepping strategic plan release

Emotions high as many school boundary changes could relocate students.
Minneapolis
January 4

Anti-war protests held in large cities throughout the U.S.

A Minneapolis protest was held in Minneapolis' Cedar-Riverside area after the killing of Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani in a U.S. airstrike Friday, escalating the conflict between the U.S. and Iran.
Minneapolis
January 3
Shalini Dugas, left, a Drake Hotel resident displaced by the Christmas Day fire, spoke with a provider at the resource center about getting medical se

After fire, Drake Hotel residents face battle to get reimbursed

Many record, photos and more items required for insurance claims were lost in the Christmas Day blaze.
Minneapolis
January 3
Monique Baugh

Search warrant: North Minneapolis woman apparently abducted, bound before killing

A suspect arrested in Monique Baugh's killing is allegedly a "rival" drug dealer to her boyfriend, court documents said.
Minneapolis
January 3
Julia Johnson, Gustav Christianson’s older sister, and her daughter Angelina Flores (left), and Christianson’s older bother Gomer Thompson gathere

Mpls. man gets life term for fatally shooting man and baby in 2016

Jquan McInnis, who was 17 when he killed a man and an infant in Minneapolis' Phillips neighborhood, will have to serve 60 years before he is eligible for parole.
Minneapolis
January 3
American Indian activists began to assemble outside the Hennepin County Government Center on Friday night to demand more emergency shelter beds for pe

Indian activists escalate campaign for more shelter beds in Twin Cities

The group said it will continue to occupy public spaces until officials approve a culturally-specific shelter.