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November 16, 2018 - 7:36 am
Two women and one man suffered non-life-threatening gunshot wounds early Friday morning in the 800 block of Portland Avenue south in downtown Minneapolis. Police responded at 2:30 a.m. to a call of someone firing a gun in that neighborhood, about three blocks away from Hennepin County Medical...
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Courtesy of Brooklyn Park Police
Edgar Linares
November 15, 2018 - 7:21 pm
Brooklyn Park Police are searching for a man they suspect stabbed a victim in the head and face. On Wednesday, police responded to an assault involving a knife on the 7500 block of Kentucky Ave. Police say the victim had multiple stab wounds to their head and face. Officers identified the suspect...
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Courtesy of One Heartland
Edgar Linares
November 15, 2018 - 7:16 pm
The deadly Woolsey Fire in southern California has destroyed a camp used for 24 years by a Minneapolis non-profit, One Heartland. “I’ve worked here for thirteen years. This is probably the 4th or 5th fire that has been in the area that I’ve been here for,” said Patrick Kindler, One Heartland’s...
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Adam Carter
November 15, 2018 - 2:00 pm
"We don't sleep a lot," Chris Fitzgerald says as he contemplates how the last month has differed from other typical months as sheriff of Barron County Wisconsin. It has now been one month since 13-year old Jayme Closs disappeared, possibly taken by the person or persons who shot and killed her...
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By Edgar Linares
Edgar Linares
November 14, 2018 - 7:48 pm
It was a unanimous vote by the St. Paul City Council Wednesday afternoon to raise the City’s minimum wage to $15 an hour, joining other cities like Minneapolis and Seattle. "Today’s vote is the culmination of years of incredible leadership form the Council Members, workers, business leaders and...
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By Edgar Linares
Steve Simpson
November 14, 2018 - 8:50 am
The "ramp closed" sign at St. Paul's RiverCentre parking ramp is gone. After being closed since May, the 1600 stall structure is reopen following safety concerns. It was back in May that a large chunk of concrete fell onto a car. Nobody was hurt. Six months later and about a million dollars in...
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Photo courtesy of David Hutchinson for Hennepin County Sheriff
Sloane Martin
November 14, 2018 - 8:23 am
Hennepin County sheriff-elect Dave Hutchinson is stepping into his new role. Current Sheriff Rich Stanek has seven days to pay $95,000 for a recount after the canvassing board declared Hutchinson the winner Tuesday. The Metro Transit Police Sergeant told Dave Lee on the WCCO Morning News Wednesday...
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