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November 11

Man dies in fiery crash in Nowthen

The crash happened on Hwy. 47 near 199th Avenue NW>
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November 10
The Minnesota BCA is interested in speaking with a man in the image who may have information about the stolen truck in the fatal crash or its driver.

Brooklyn Center man killed in freak Hwy. 252 crash ID'd

The 75-year-old's vehicle slammed into a light pole.
Local
November 10

Bus driver jailed after attacking Fridley Middle School student

Fridley police are investigating the incident that happened Tuesday morning.
Local
November 9
Kimberly Potter in a booking photo

Judge: Former officer Kim Potter's trial will be livestreamed

The presiding judge said COVID-19 and public health — not protesters — prompted her to allow the livestream.
Local
November 9
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November 9
Saraswati Singh

Ramsey County prosecutor announces run for Hennepin County Attorney

Assistant Ramsey County Attorney Saraswati Singh is the fourth candidate to run for the post.
Local
November 7

Woman fatally struck by vehicle in Columbia Heights

She was struck while trying to cross Central Avenue.
Local
November 6

Man dies in Fridley crash

The man's SUV struck another SUV on University Ave. NE.
East Metro
November 6

Twin Cities metro police blotter, Nov. 7

HAM LAKEOCT. 13Disorderly conduct. Officers responded to a report of a disorderly man who had locked himself in the bathroom at AmericInn, 13440 Hwy. 65…
Local
November 5

ACLU-MN supports livestreaming trial of former officer Kimberly Potter

The ACLU of Minnesota wants to support a coalition of local and national media companies pushing for the livestream.
Local
November 5

Authorities ID motorcyclist killed in a crash over weekend in Brooklyn Center

He collided with a minivan on Sunday, police said.
Local
November 4
The NowThen City Council met on Oct. 12. Three members of the city’s administrative staff resigned effective last week, alleging they were bullied,

Nowthen thrust into turmoil as three city staff members resign

Three city workers say a council member and the mayor created a "toxic" workplace.
Local
November 3
Kimberly A. Potter

Defense expert in Kim Potter case can testify about behavioral errors, judge rules

Potter's defense plans to call a psychologist to explain how a dominant behavior can override a less common one.
Local
November 2
Voters in the Anoka-Hennepin School District on Tuesday agreed to extend two levies that won’t increase taxes, while rejecting a third ballot questi

Anoka-Hennepin voters renew two levies, but nix a third; Audette lands seat on school board

Voters in the Anoka-Hennepin School District on Tuesday agreed to extend two levies that won't increase taxes, while rejecting a third ballot question that would…
Local
October 31
Anoka County has balked at paying Northstar commuter rail’s operating expenses because of the line’s plunging ridership.

Northstar rail runs into trouble in Anoka County

A disagreement over finances has flared up between the Metropolitan Council and Anoka County, which has balked at paying some of Northstar commuter rail's operating expenses due to the line's plunging ridership.
East Metro
October 30

Twin Cities metro police blotter, Oct. 31

CORCORANSEPT. 21Animal complaint. An officer responded to a report of a cougar at Old Settlers Road and Horseshoe Trail. The animal was observed entering a…
Local
October 30

Motorcyclist critically injured after freeway crash in Brooklyn Center

A 20-year-old motorcyclist was hospitalized with critical injuries late Friday after he crashed into the rear end of a State Patrol vehicle in Brooklyn Center,…
Local
October 27
Toshira Garraway spoke alongside Aubrey and Katie Wright the parents of Daunte Wright during a news conference at a 21st birthday party for their son

Family, friends celebrate Daunte Wright's 21st birthday

Wright's family released balloons in his memory at the Brooklyn Center Community Center.
Local
October 27
Fridley school district asks voters for $11 million to expand elementary schools

Fridley school district asks voters for $11 million to expand elementary schools

If approved, fifth-graders would shift from middle school back to elementary.
Local
October 27
Kimberly A. Potter

Judge allows both manslaughter charges against Kim Potter in death of Daunte Wright

Judge Chu also may allow testimony about Wright's criminal history and allegations