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3 hrs ago | Twin Cities Daily Planet
The Midtown Farmers Market, well into its 12th year of operation at the corner of Lake St. and Hiawatha Ave., is a bustling place that attracts shoppers from the surrounding neighborhoods as well as other parts of South Minneapolis.
4 hrs ago | Star Tribune
In a direct attempt at sucking up, here is a list of favorites who handle a cranky reporter with invariable aplomb: Jeff Anderson, an Iowa native who started as an intern for the Minnesota Vikings, now the team's director of communications.
15 hrs ago | KSTP
The move comes after a new law passed this year. Officials say the law comes at an important time as the number of heroin-related deaths continues to rise, breaking records in 2013.
One year after killing his nephew in a high-speed drunken-driving crash, an Eden Prairie man was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday for criminal vehicular homicide.
Shakir was interred in Marion Memorial Garden Cemetery on Saturday, July 12, in his hometown of Salters, S.C. A memorial celebration of life for him is scheduled for Sunday, August 10 at 3 p.m. at Macalester College Weyerhaeuser Chapel located at Grand Avenue and Macalester Street in St. Paul.
At Baker Park Reserve, both the main beach and campground beach on the lake's southern edge were closed, according to Hennepin County.
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the worker who was electrocuted earlier in the week as a 26-year-old St. Paul Park man.
Paul Fisher, second from left, received the Eagle Scout rank on July 12 at a ceremony at the Champlin Ice Forum.
Scott Honour, one of four serious contenders in the GOP primary for governor, greeted people along the parade route at the Granite City Days parade in St. Cloud, June 28, 2014.
A New Brighton man charged with fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with a July 1 incident at his St. Anthony massage business had his business license suspended by the city of St. Anthony last week.
Police responded to reports of shots fired at about 12:15 a.m. in the area of Highway 3 and 3rd Street West.
A Minneapolis teen is charged with second-degree murder for allegedly killing a man who confronted him on a Metro Transit bus for harassing his son.
Witnesses told police the victim first ran in front of the bus, then toward a gas station.
Lake Calhoun's Thomas Beach has been closed since last Thursday after water samples revealed unsafe E. coli levels in the area.
Jay Nygard got the bright idea for a homemade wind turbine in 2010, and set about collecting, in his own words, only the finest parts -- "I didn't buy a piece of shit propeller."
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 06:41 pm
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