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Brooklyn Park woman accused of embezzling more than $230,000 from church
A Brooklyn Park woman siphoned off more than $230,000 from a regional church office where she worked, padding her paychecks and diverting money through other schemes for more than seven years, according to criminal charges.
Thu May 23, 2013
Video: Perpich Art Student's Film Debuts at Mall of America
Please don't condescend to the writer/director, actors, dancers or musicians involved in the feature film "Weekend Hat." They may be teenagers but the production of this 90-minute coming-of-age movie has been a professional project from front to back.
Wed May 22, 2013
Minot Daily News
MINNEAPOLIS The memorial service was May 5 in First Baptist Church, Minneapolis, for Diane Sanders, 69, Brooklyn Park, Minn., formerly of the Glenburn-Minot area, who died Friday, April 26, 2013, in a New Hope, Minn., nursing home.
'Bizarre Foods' host Andrew Zimmern serves up a special treat
Chef and TV personality Andrew Zimmern and 13-year-old Isaac Xiong of Brooklyn Park discussed ways to cook squirrel on Tuesday, May 21, 2013.
Dale Wellik named MPCA outstanding wastewater plant operator
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency recently recognized Dale Wellik from Dodge Center for maintaining a perfect record of compliance with their wastewater treatment permit during 2012.
Tue May 21, 2013
Nearby News: Car Towed from Brooklyn Park Had Body in Trunk
At approximately 11 a.m. Monday, May 20, the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of deceased person found inside of a vehicle at Wrecker Services Inc.
Mon May 20, 2013
Body found in car trunk at Minneapolis impound lot
A body found in a trunk of a vehicle towed to a Minneapolis impound lot is being treated as a possible homicide, the Hennepin County sheriff's office said.
Sun May 19, 2013
Abandoned dogs get new lives in Minnesota
Chloe', a 4 year-old Chihuahua looks out at the window at the interstate in Indiana.
Thu May 16, 2013
Eddie Mosley convicted in 2012 triple killing at Brooklyn Park day care
A Hennepin County district judge found Eddie Mosley guilty Thursday in the killings of three people at a Brooklyn Park home day care last year.
Wed May 15, 2013
Super Pantry Launches New Website, Mobile App
Super Pantry has launched a new branded Super Pantry website and free mobile application.
Brooklyn Park forum: Immigrant and minorities need to step up and take more civic roles
A "Civic Engagement Conversation" looked at how members of immigrant and minority groups can "shift our role from mere observers to active participants." "It's time for the African and African-American communities to enter into a greater dialogue," said Rev.
Tue May 14, 2013
2013 Golden Valley Hall of Fame Inductee was an Original Founder of Ronald McDonald House
The city of Golden Valley is inducting four citizens to the Golden Valley Hall of Fame, which honors those who have been affiliated with Golden Valley, made contributions to the community and become renown.
Brooklyn Park Down Payment Assistance Agent Kris Lindahl Of Edina...
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Sat May 11, 2013
Slain St. Paul teen honored at benefit
A benefit will be held for Brittany Clardy at the recreation center where the slain teen spent years teaching kids.
Thu May 09, 2013
Judge will issue verdict next week in trial of man charged in 2012 Brooklyn Park triple killing
The judge made the announcement after closing arguments in the two-week trial of Eddie Mosley, who was charged in the April 2012 shooting deaths.
Wed May 08, 2013
Met Council supports Bottineau light rail; timeline and funding uncertain
The Metropolitan Council has effectively approved a new light rail line for the 13-mile Bottineau Transitway between Minneapolis and Brooklyn Park, as well as three additional "arterial" Bus Rapid Transit routes in Minneapolis that will share lanes with regular traffic.
Slain St. Paul teen honored at benefit
Brittany Clardy, 18, had been missing for 10 days when her body was found Feb. 21 in a car at a Columbia Heights impound lot.
Tue May 07, 2013
Mayor Lunde joins Mayor Rybak, Revenue Commissioner Frans in support...
Brooklyn Park Mayor Jeffrey Lunde joined Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak and Revenue Commissioner Myron Frans at a press conference today to voice their support for Governor Mark Dayton's investment in Local Government Aid .
Mon May 06, 2013
Should Minn. require licenses for home inspectors?
"If we had a licensing system in this state people like me would have a neutral third party to turn to, someone that would try to hold inspectors accountable for mistakes," Krinke told KARE.
Erik Paulsen: Boost Trade to Europe with Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership
U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen wrote in a Politico op-ed posted Sunday that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership economic treaty with Europe 'is a golden opportunity for America.' Paulsen and his co-author, U.S. Rep.