Anoka-Hennepin policy for varsity play frustrates coaches, parents

Anoka-Hennepin policy for varsity play frustrates coaches, parents

Anoka-Hennepin School District must approve seventh- and eighth-graders for varsity play.
North Metro
9:50am

Lino Lakes DWI officer makes 535 traffic stops in 2 months

A Lino Lakes DWI enforcement officer has pulled over more drivers than his 24 colleagues combined.
West Metro
6:28am
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Opening of Brooklyn Park hospital shows demand for pediatric mental health care

Opening of 50-bed facility in Brooklyn Park fills a need for mental health, crisis services.
East Metro
September 1

New trial sought in New Brighton murder case

Neal Zumberge’s attorney said in a motion that the court made two errors that should compel a new trial.
West Metro
September 1

Boy found unresponsive at his Golden Valley pool

A 2-year-old boy was found unresponsive in a swimming pool at his home in Golden Valley Monday afternoon. A 911 caller reported at about 1:30…
North Metro
August 30

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North Metro
August 30

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North Metro
August 29

North metro crime lab zeroes in on quality-of-life offenses

A year after the Tri County Regional lab in Andover earned its international accreditation in biology, scientists are testing DNA found at burglaries, car thefts and vandalism.
East Metro
August 29

North & East metro police blotter

BAYTOWN TOWNSHIP JULY 23 Lawn mower rollover. A deputy got a riding mower out of a ditch in the 5000 block of Neal Avenue…
East Metro
August 29

North/East metro briefs: Ex-Cottage Grove council member acquitted on one of two charges

A former Cottage Grove City Council member has been acquitted of domestic abuse, but found guilty of disorderly conduct, in a fight with his wife…
East Metro
August 26

Two men in custody after late-night assault on Interstate 694 and chase

Two men who led police on a foot chase Wednesday night after assaulting someone with a weapon on Interstate 694 and Snelling Avenue North are…
North Metro
August 26

Sheriffs set up spots for online buying and selling

Law enforcement parking lots help make online deals more safe.
North Metro
August 26

4 shot in Brooklyn Center home invasion early Wednesday

Police were called to the home around 3:15 a.m., and were told that four men had broken into the house. All the victims are expected to survive.
West Metro
August 26

Man who killed himself in Hennepin County jail was the second suicide at the facility since it opened

The death of the man who killed himself in the Hennepin County jail this week was the second suicide at the facility since it opened…
West Metro
August 26

Police activity across from Brooklyn Park school cancels classes

Principal says the school was not involved in what brought police to the area.
North Metro
August 25

'He thought that pizza was the future'; it sure was for Columbia Heights restaurateur

Duane Estrem had that right, even if his family had its doubts when he went into the business in Columbia Heights a half-century ago.
North Metro
August 25

Two events aim to build bridges in Brooklyn Park, Brooklyn Center

Separate events in two cities have similar aims: to connect different communities with each other and with police.
North Metro
August 25

North metro news updates: Heroin antidote, Northstar rail, new library

Heroin antidoteCoon RapidsThe Coon Rapids Fire Department began carrying the anti-overdose drug Narcan to aid victims in an emergency almost a year ago and has…
North Metro
August 25

North metro police blotter

Editor’s note: The police blotter will be a feature of the new Sunday zoned pages that will take the place of the Wednesday…
North Metro
August 25

North metro news: Columbia Heights Fire Dept. gets pet oxygen mask kit

columbia heightsFire department gets pet oxygen mask kitThe Columbia Heights Fire Department has received a pet oxygen mask kit, equipment that save an animal’s life.…
North Metro
August 25

Blaine sisters with heart transplants start school

Sydney and Madison Rippy received heart transplants three years apart. Now, Sydney will be joining her big sis in school.

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