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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)
The value of the three lots at the address were estimated at $2.31 million, according to Hennepin County property tax records.
The Minnesota couple arrested last month near Fort Lauderdale after allegedly collecting welfare while living on a yacht was scheduled to make their first court appearance Thursday.
The county attorney's office said it will seek a bail increase to $300,000 each for Colin Chisholm III, 62, and his wife, Andrea Chisholm, 54, and surrender of their passports.
Just when it seemed like spring was here, an April snowstorm has dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Minnesota.
The number of cases in the past two years is well above what police had been seeing over the past decade.
New charges has been filed against an Edina man, alleging he harassed Minnesota court and law enforcement officials -- including several judges -- involved in his 1998 rape conviction, and his later unwanted contact with the victim's family.
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The Standish and Ericsson neighborhoods are fortunate to have a great neighborhood library, Roosevelt Library , right here in the community.
Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton has far more cash in his campaign treasury than all seven of his Republican challengers combined.
Members of the U.S. Marshals North Star Fugitive Task Force got a rude awakening when they tried to apprehend a fugitive at a house at 5137 Abbott Avenue South in the Fulton neighborhood of southwest Minneapolis last Friday morning.