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Last winter, news broke that the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and Bureau of Criminal Apprehension owned "cellular exploitation devices" called KingFish or StingRay .
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Hennepin County commissioner Peter McLaughlin chairs CTIB and said the organization's generosity is 'not limitless'.
A Metro Transit bus hit a pedestrian in downtown Minneapolis Tuesday night, officials said, and the pedestrian, the bus driver and several bus passengers were brought to a hospital.
State Rep. Jim Abeler 's voice Tuesday quivered a bit with emotion, but his words and decision were clear: He won't be back in the state House next year, no matter how his bid for U.S. Sen. Al Franken 's seat ends.
Brooklyn Park officials have approved increased funding for a 12-bed youth homeless shelter that will cost the city up to $950,000 to build on city property.
In Minnesota, May and June are typically the worst months when it comes to severe weather and more than half of federally declared disasters are due to severe weather.
Research shows hungry children are hospitalized more often. They're at higher risk for developmental problems.
Well I might as well put in what are my opinions of the present proposal for the Village Market; and what my opinions are of the past history of the Village Market.
If you're black in Minnesota, you're six times more likely likely to be arrested for marijuana possession than your white counterparts, even though drug use rates are similar, according to a report released Monday.
Rough roads in Hennepin and Ramsey counties will get fixed more quickly as public works crews take advantage of new money to speed up projects that would have been put off for a year or more.
Minneapolis Police Chief Jane Harteau held a "Northside Safety Summit" Friday that was part workshop, part brainstorm designed to address entrenched crime patterns on the city's north side - and head off the start of a crime wave that typically accompanies warmer weather.
After seven years of allegedly feigning poverty to benefits workers in Minnesota and Florida, the couple is now actually broke.
Mental pain may be less visible than physical pain, but in some cases it can be harder to bear - especially when the attempt to conceal it increases the sufferer's burden and when there doesn't seem to be any identifiable reason for persistent, insidious sadness.
More than 65 arrested in Minnesota heroin sweep on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/minnesota/2014/04/17/arrested-minnesota-heroin-sweep/7849117/ Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanke held up a flier inviting anyone to come to an emergency meeting to keep heroin out of Hennepin County during a press conference, to announce that ... (more)