Local News

Courtesy of Chauntyll Allen
Adam Carter
November 30, 2018 - 11:57 am
Two Minneapolis police officers are on administrative leave while an internal investigation looks into the decorating of a Christmas tree at the Fourth Precinct headquarters with ornaments that Mayor Jacob Frey called racist. The mayor wanted the person responsible for the tree fired by the end of...
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November 29, 2018 - 6:46 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Industrial conglomerate Honeywell International Inc. is expected to announce that it is moving its headquarters from New Jersey to Charlotte, North Carolina, a source familiar with the deal said Thursday. The move is expected to result in 700 to 800 jobs after North Carolina...
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Paul and Jordana
November 29, 2018 - 6:20 pm
Wednesday afternoon’s commute was the subject of nightmares. A weather system that brought just two inches of snow to the Metro area was enough to snarl traffic and create hundreds of accidents. Since the snow was expected, some commuters asked Paul and Jordana if MNDoT could have done a better job...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
November 28, 2018 - 6:47 pm
A bookstore in southwest Minneapolis is asking the public for help before they have to close down for good. Devin Abraham is the manager of Once Upon A Crime, the mom and pop-owned bookstore in the city's Whittier neighborhood at 26th and Lyndale Avenue South. “We have a tiny kids section and a...
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Michael Frank Simon
Hennepin County Sheriff's Office
Susie Jones
November 28, 2018 - 9:15 am
An escapee from the Hennepin County Jail has been caught during a traffic stop in Little Canada. 57 year old Michael Frank Simon was able to escape the jail about 7:00am Wednesday by apparently breaking a window on the seventh floor and climbing down to the ground below. An extensive manhunt...
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Early voting center
Sloane Martin
November 28, 2018 - 6:53 am
It's official. The Minnesota Secretary of State's Office says Minnesota is No. 1 in the U.S. for voter participation for the second election in a row. With the numbers all tallied, Secretary of State Steve Simon says 2,611,365 voters turned out for the midterms Nov. 6, an all-time Minnesota record...
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