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Dreamstime
Edgar Linares
December 08, 2018 - 5:29 pm
Four people are recovering after police say they were wounded with a knife at a New Hope Bar early Saturday morning. New Hope Police were called out around 1 AM to Outtakes Bar & Grill at 2749 Winnetka Ave on a report of fight. “Our officers found four people with knife wounds of varying...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
December 07, 2018 - 7:31 pm
It’s strange to hear with Minnesota being the Bold North and the Mall of America its preferred place of shopping for some Minnesotans and out-of-towners. Nevertheless, the Mall’s first ever ice rink is now open. “This is the first time we will have a rink at Mall of America, Skate the Star by UCARE...
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Jeff Wheeler Minneapolis Star Tribune
Adam Carter
December 07, 2018 - 5:25 pm
A Hennepin County Judge is allowing prosecutors to add an additional charge of second-degree murder to the case of the Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed Justine Damond last year. In a ruling filed Friday, Judge Kathryn Quaintance said prosecutors may add a second-degree inentional...
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by Susie Jones
Edgar Linares
December 06, 2018 - 8:39 pm
Associated Press & WCCO Radio -- Lawmakers in Minnesota are cheering after officials forecasted a $1.5 billion surplus for the next two-year budget period. The forecast released by Minnesota Management and Budget on Thursday sets the stage for the debate over taxes and spending in the 2019...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
December 06, 2018 - 7:48 pm
After news broke of Minnesota’s $1.5 billion budget surplus, Governor Mark Dayton held a news conference, the first in weeks since his complications arose from his back surgery. He praised the numbers showing Minnesota once again in the black. “They show a remarkable recovery in the financial...
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© Anthony Behar
December 06, 2018 - 6:12 am
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Target store chain has agreed to pay $7.4 million to settle California allegations that it improperly dumped hazardous waste into landfills, ranging from batteries to drugs and syringes. Minnesota-based Target didn't acknowledge any wrongdoing in the lawsuit settlement...
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Minneapolis Police Department
Sloane Martin
December 06, 2018 - 4:13 am
The Minneapolis Police Department said 78-year-old George Horn has been found safely. That message coming from Minneapolis Police shortly after two o'clock Thursday afternoon. Horn had last been seen on 2500 block of Portland Avenue South around 4:30 pm Wednesday. He has dementia which made the...
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Courtesy of University of Minnesota
Edgar Linares
December 05, 2018 - 7:44 pm
The Univeristy of Minnesota's lone finalist for its presidency is touring campuses this week. Joan Gable on Monday visits the Twin Cities campus. On Tuesday, she'll be in Morris and Crookston, followed by visits to Duluth on Wednesday, and Rochester on Thursday. The full U of M board of regents...
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