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Bullets fly over I-494 in Bloomington before gunman's death by suicide
Bloomington police say gunman on pedestrian overpass took his own life.
Prosecutors change mind, won't contest Hennepin County judge's ruling to resume public trials
The underlying case involves a man charged with stabbing and seriously injuring another man at a Bloomington light rail station last September.
Hennepin EMS overhauls uniforms to distinguish themselves from police, sparking internal backlash
The uniforms went from 'UPS brown' to navy blue.
St. Louis Park amends targeted residential protest ban
Some council members wanted to repeal the ban entirely.
48-year term for Bloomington man who killed wife, shot neighbors
A wounded teen was hailed as a hero for shielding the gunfire from her year-old niece.
Late winter storm drops rain, freezing drizzle and lots of snow in southern Minnesota
Winter returned Monday with heavy snow, rain and freezing drizzle over much of southern Minnesota.Mankato got hit the hardest with 10 to 11 inches of…
Court partly reverses Lake Minnetonka dock ruling
Appeals decision says lake rights are shared by homeowners and the city of Minnetonka Beach.
For Black police officer, Chauvin trial intensifies struggle within
At times, Chaunté Ford has to reconcile her profession and her cultural identity: "I am a Black woman, and I am a police officer."
Golden Valley city staff project turns into growing effort to denounce racial covenants
Reminder of bans on people of color still in documents throughout Twin Cities.
Twin Cities metro police blotter, March 14
EDINAFEB. 9Drugs. A 50-year-old man was arrested for possession of methamphetamine, possession of drug paraphernalia and providing false information to the police, in the 7600…
Pursuit ends in police car crash in Robbinsdale
It happened near North Memorial Health Hospital. No one had suffered serious injuries, a Robbinsdale officer at the scene said.
Hennepin County eyes taxes, borrowing to pay for homeless services, affordable housing
Commissioners discussed 11 recommendations over a four hour briefing.
Minnesota offers free virus testing after Carver County flare-up
A COVID-19 outbreak related to organized youth sports has contradicted otherwise improving signs of pandemic activity in Minnesota. The state reported 19 deaths and 1,096 cases.
Pandemic baking boom pushes Nordic Ware expansion in St. Louis Park
New warehouse space will include a cafe accessible by bike trail, future light rail.
Probation, home detention for electrician who stole $126K in copper from MSP
He stole the copper for scrap and earned nearly $134,000 in salary during the year he was caught.
Custody battle over pieces of war memorial heats up between Minneapolis parks, Minnetonka schools
Ship's wheel, bell disappeared from Mpls. memorial and ended up at Minnetonka school
Pam Blixt, champion of Twin Cities lakes and streams, dies at 67
Pam Blixt was a force of nature.And a force for nature.In a lifetime of environmental activism, Blixt was instrumental in helping to protect and enhance…
Speed limit rising to 60 mph on Crosstown and I-394
Without fanfare, MnDOT raised the speed limit on Hwy. 100 through Edina and St. Louis Park last fall.
Pedestrian fatally struck in Crystal is identified
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office on Saturday identified the pedestrian who died Thursday after he was struck by a vehicle in Crystal.David Arthur Jones,…
Man killed in Bloomington house fire is identified
The 79-year-old man killed Wednesday in a house fire in Bloomington was identified Saturday by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office.Firefighters pulled Jerome D. Halvorson…
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