Minneapolis

Guy riding a Lime scooter
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April 22, 2019 - 10:32 am
You'll soon see those electric scooters back on the streets of Minneapolis, but one familiar company will not be returning. That company is Bird. The scooter company was one of two that made a splash on the streets of the Twin Cities last year. This year, Minneapolis has declined to allow Bird to...
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Officer Mohammed Noor (left) arrives with his attorney
Entercom
April 22, 2019 - 7:10 am
Monday marked the first day back from Easter break in the Mohamed Noor trial. Noor shot and killed Justine Damond in 2017 after she had called 911 to report a possible sexual assault. The defense is focusing on what the officers described as a startling slap on the back of their car. RELATED: Noor...
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Parking
Entercom
WCCO Radio Newsroom
April 16, 2019 - 5:05 am
Gone are the days of parking at a meter in downtown Minneapolis for more than two hours. The city has shortened maximum parking times in many cases from 8 hours to 2 "Folks parking there, their tires could be chalked, and then the enforcement officer would come out after two hours and you could be...
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March 19, 2019 - 4:47 am
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey is throwing his support behind a mental health counseling program for the city's food industry workers. The non-profit, " Serving Those Serving ," is specifically geared toward servers, bartenders and restaurant kitchen staff. Smack Shack bartender and Serving Those...
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March 02, 2019 - 7:57 am
One person is dead following a shooting late Friday night in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis. Police were called to the scene on the 300 block of Cedar Avenue. Two people who were shot were in an ambulance that was flagged down on Riverside Avenue, with one of them dead. The other...
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Al Schoch
March 01, 2019 - 11:10 am
Officials are working to clear a chemical spill in the 3100 block of East Hennepin. It happened around 9 a.m. Friday at the Hawkins plant, one block west of 280. Initial reports had the spill of nitric acid at 2,000 gallons, but Minneapolis Fire Department spokesperson Bryan Tyner says the spill...
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Officer Mohammed Noor (left) arrives with his attorney
Entercom
February 26, 2019 - 6:18 am
The trial of a former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Austrailian woman in 2017 will be held without audio or video recordings. Several media outlets had requested permission to record the proceedings of Mohammed Noor's trial when it starts on April 1. The ruling by Hennepin...
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Scene of double murder in Mpls
Entercom
February 10, 2019 - 8:29 am
There's been an arrest in the shooting death of a woman and her daughter late Saturday night in Minneapolis, and police are asking for help finding who's responsible. A 46-year-old Richie Vessel was arrested Monday. Last Saturday night, police were called at 10:30 p.m. to the Holmes Village...
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