Jacob Frey

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WCCO Radio Newsroom
October 10, 2019 - 9:04 am
The conflict and Twitter battles arrived in Minnesota well ahead of President Donald Trump's touchdown in the state. Trump traded Twitter insults with the Minneapolis mayor over who should pay more than $500,000 in security costs for Thursday's rally at a downtown arena. He denounced Jacob Frey as...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 15, 2019 - 4:28 pm
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey plowed through his budget proposal to the city council Thursday over frequent outbursts from protesters trying to disrupt the meeting. Our Susie Jones was there for the charged address, in which protesters chanted "Jamar Clark" and more. Clark is the African-American...
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The Chad Hartman Show
August 14, 2019 - 8:52 am
The debate on whether or not the City of Minneapolis should hire additional police officers has reached a fever pitch in recent weeks, following a summer uptick in shootings in the downtown entertainment district. Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo wants 400 new officers by 2025 . Mayor...
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Mark Freie
August 02, 2019 - 1:50 pm
A man is dead following an officer involved shooting Friday morning in north Minneapolis. Police responded to a pair of Shot Spotter notifications around 3:50 a.m. in the 2400 block of Emerson Avenue north. The two officers on-scene found a woman lying in the roadway suffering from apparent gunshot...
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WCCO Radio Newsroom
June 22, 2019 - 1:26 pm
The deportation of thousands of individuals across 10 U.S. cities that was scheduled to begin Sunday has been delayed according to President Trump. At the request of Democrats, I have delayed the Illegal Immigration Removal Process (Deportation) for two weeks to see if the Democrats and Republicans...
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Blois Olson
June 03, 2019 - 6:25 pm
Mayor Jacob Frey introduces Blois to actual beer at La Doña, a cervezaria near where the Minnesota United Soccer stadium was going to be. Host Blois Olson and Frey cover a variety of topics over some Mexican lagers. Listen here: On his relationship police and with Chief Medaria Aradand o, “Look no...
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Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board
Adam Carter
April 29, 2019 - 3:24 pm
The head of the Minneapolis Park Board says he has no intention of changing the name of Bde Maka Ska, even after a Minnesota appeals court ruled that the name should not have been changed from Lake Calhoun. The following statement is from Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board President Brad Bourn...
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Sloane Martin
April 19, 2019 - 4:07 pm
The head of the Minneapolis police union is taking issue with a new policy set forth by Mayor Jacob Frey in his State of the City address Thursday. Frey announced the city has decided to ban so-called "warrior-style" training for police officers. The style of training that focuses on perceived...
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