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Driver charged with killing pedestrian in Bloomington in December
The Burnsville man showed signs of impairment, the charges said, and had a breath test at the scene that registered a blood-alcohol concentration of 0.129 percent.
Independent book stores finding path to survival during virus outbreak
People have more time to read or assemble jigsaw puzzles.
Lake Minnetonka July 4 celebration canceled due to virus
The Lake Minnetonka 4th of July celebration has been canceled due to the COVID-19 virus. The celebration, which has taken place in Excelsior since 1888,…
Bloomington woman assaulted by her son has died
A Bloomington woman who was assaulted by her son in April died last week.Lila Bulygo, 82, died of complications from strangulation May 4 at Fairview…
Big lakeshore complex won't happen, Wayzata officials decide
A Wayzata businessman who has failed three times to win city approval to put up a massive, multiuse building on Lake Minnetonka says he’s done…
Some person-to-person public services resuming in county bordering Twin Cities
Not all services will be available starting Monday, including public access to jail.
Twin Cities metro police blotter, May 10
ANDOVER APRIL 24 Theft. An unlocked bicycle was stolen from the yard of a home in the 15700 block of NW. Linnet Street. CORCORAN…
Bail lowered to $500,000 for man charged with murder after roadside argument in St. Paul
The family of Douglas Lewis attended Anthony Trifiletti's first appearance.
Rex Gaskill, a longtime leader at Normandale Community College, dies at 77
Gaskil arrived at Normandale in 1973 and served a number of roles before retiring in 2012.
COVID-19 permanently changing the way Hennepin County does business
The County Board debated the first phase of reopening strategies during a two-hour briefing.
Suspect arrested in Illinois in New Year's Eve killing of Mpls. Realtor
He had been on the run since January after being charged in a Minneapolis murder-for-hire plot.
Frederick 'Fritz' Koerner, engineer of a famous war spy plane, dies of COVID-19 complications at 86
Enticed by the U.S. Navy’s recruitment pitch “to see the world,” Frederick “Fritz” Koerner enlisted during the Korean War. He made it as far as…
Experts: Self-defense claim in fatal St. Paul shooting may be difficult to prove
Anthony Trifiletti stands charged with second-degree murder.
Family of slain Maple Grove woman raises money to help others
Maria's Voice aids in work on domestic violence.
Bloomington City Council will take more time to decide on closing community center, motor vehicle office
The City Council unanimously decided to delay the decisions until May 18 to allow for more resident input.
Charges: Maple Grove man killed wife, buried her in crawl space, reported her missing
Maria Fury's reported disappearance led to a search involving a helicopter on April 30 and a large-scale search May 1.
Minnesota Appeals Court: Flare gun qualifies as dangerous firearm
Appeals court revives the most serious felony count against man charged with stealing from Bloomington department store.
Hennepin County Board approves federal funds for emergency housing and small businesses
Influx of federal aid gives board new funding options.
First chief judge of color elected in Hennepin County
Hennepin County District Court’s first chief judge of color will take the post this summer. Hennepin County District Judge Toddrick S. Barnette was elected to…
Man drowns after rough waters throw him from boat on Lake Minnetonka
A second boater survived; sheriff says neither man had on a life vest.
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Hennepin County tallies up damage to libraries, service centers in last week's riots
Chad Helton, a pioneering black librarian, will be new head of Hennepin County Library
Ex-Minneapolis officer Noor sentenced to 12.5 years in prison
Rainforest Cafe founder, wife lose suit over dock in front of Lake Minnetonka property
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Freewheel Bike owner plans to ride faster through Penn Cycle acquisition
Mar. 24, 2019
Oasis For Youth's Jasmyn Green celebrates small victories for at-risk young people she serves
Mar. 1, 2019
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