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Minneapolis' upper riverfront redevelopment lags

ARTICLE Updated: Sep 19 2014 - 11:22 PM

Fifteen years ago, the redevelopment plan for the upper Mississippi River waterfront in Minneapolis looked heady and ambitious.The plan envisioned a ribbon of scenic parks rimmed by green industries...

Minneapolis man found guilty of having sex with vulnerable adult

ARTICLE Updated: Sep 19 2014 - 9:06 PM

A Minneapolis man has been found guilty of posing as a personal care attendant in order to have sex with a vulnerable adult.Corey Gordon, 43, was convicted Thursday of third-degree criminal sexual...

Minneapolis restaurants ready to scrap food, liquor ratios

ARTICLE Updated: Sep 19 2014 - 10:41 AM

Some Minneapolis restaurant owners could soon be feeling less stress when customers order another round of high-priced beers or craft cocktails.The City Council will vote Friday on removing a...

May 28: Minneapolis restaurants push for change in alcohol rules

ARTICLE Updated: Sep 18 2014 - 8:58 PM

Want to order a few $6 Surlys with a cheap burger at your neighborhood bar in Minneapolis? It may be hurting the owner.Restaurants complain that it’s increasingly hard to abide by decades-old...

Private school students booted from Minneapolis public school sports

ARTICLE Updated: Sep 17 2014 - 6:46 AM

Amelia Backes is an eighth-grader at Carondelet Catholic School in south Minneapolis who just got cut from the public school’s alpine ski team.Poor performance did not doom her chances;...

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Recent sales in Minneapolis

Date Address Sale price
08/12/2014 5015 Emerson Av. N. 127,900
08/08/2014 1120 S. 2nd St. Apt. 402 856,578
08/08/2014 1120 S. 2nd St. Apt. 402 525,224
08/06/2014 400 N. 1st St. Apt. 607 205,000
08/06/2014 3709 11th Av. S. 125,000
08/05/2014 12256 Kiska Circle NE. 292,737
08/04/2014 4642 Garfield Av. 425,000
08/04/2014 200 Park Av. Unit 310 428,000
08/01/2014 1120 2nd St. S. #303 379,100
07/31/2014 4717 Isabel Av. 385,000

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