downtown

New Daytons sign
Entercom
WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 30, 2019 - 5:14 am
Dayton's is back in downtown Minneapolis. The old Dayton's sign, that is. Crews on Thursday installed the familiar white script with a green background on the second-floor facade of what's now called the Dayton's Project. The last time the Dayton's sign was on the building at the corner of seventh...
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Minneapolis
Dreamstime
July 08, 2019 - 6:36 am
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey is calling for city leaders to do what they can to help police put a lid on violent crime in the downtown area. This comes after three shootings since Friday in downtown Minneapolis, one of them fatal. The Hennepin County medical examiner reports that 24-year-old Joe...
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Police Sirens
Dreamstime
June 10, 2019 - 5:04 am
Police have made an arrest following a deadly shooting in downtown Minneapolis early Monday. One person died during the shooting, while another is in critical condition at Hennepin County Medical Center, according to MPD officials. Police say both shooting victims are adult men. The shooting...
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May 26, 2019 - 5:44 am
Police have made an arrest in the Saturday night stabbing death of a woman in downtown Minneapolis. MPD officers responded to the call at 9:34 p.m. Saturday on the 800 block of Hennepin Avenue, the heart of the city's theatre district. 42 year old Mesheka Willis of Minneapolis was taken to HCMC,...
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May 03, 2019 - 10:50 am
The seventh reported homicide of the year in Minneapolis is a man who was shot early Friday morning downtown in the 300 block of First Avenue. There are no suspects in custody. "There was an altercation or a disturbance between two groups of people, it escalated into a shooting," said the MPD's...
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October 15, 2018 - 4:57 am
Minneapolis police are on the scene overnight of a downtown nighclub where three people were shot, and a suspect remains at large. Officers arriving to what was called a chaotic scene at the Aqua Nightclub in the 400 block of First Avenue North around 1:45 Monday morning. "People were trying to get...
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