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  1. Areas of concentrated povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    Brooklyn Park and Brooklyn Center are challenging the Met Council's Housing Policy Plan, arguing that it exacerbates areas of concentrated poverty, which disproportionately affects minority residents.

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  2. Brooklyn Park, Brooklyn Center accuse state of fair-housing violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    Minnesota's two most racially diverse cities - Brooklyn Center and Brooklyn Park - plan to join a federal fair-housing complaint against the state of Minnesota alleging that its housing and planning policies have illegally intensified concentrations of poverty and perpetuated racial segregation in the Twin Cities. At the same time, the cities allege, state agencies have looked the other way when some affluent, whiter suburbs haven't done their fair share to increase their affordable-housing stock.

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  3. NHL's Jordan Leopold to develop wedding event center in Brooklyn ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Star Tribune

    The event center will cater to smaller events such as weddings, as opposed to corporate meetings for businesses like nearby Target campus. After several years kicking the tires and fine-tuning their concept, NHL hockey player Jordan Leopold and his wife, Jamie, are moving ahead with plans to build a wedding event center on a onetime nuisance property along the Mississippi River in Brooklyn Park .

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  4. North news briefs: West Fire Station will hold open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Star Tribune

    The West Fire Station at 6250 Brooklyn Boulevard in Brooklyn Center will hold its annual open house from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday. An open house is set for 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept.

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  5. update: Current drive timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Star Tribune

    The commute has been painless for most drivers. Most routes are moving along well, but we do have some exceptions.

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  6. Shovels are turning for Twin Cities industrial projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Star Tribune

    Groundbreaking events for redevelopment, such as this one attended by Gov. Mark Dayton, center, have become more frequent as companies expand. And many of the places that Minnesota's top economic official went to toss dirt and celebrate were industrial buildings.

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  7. Minnesota teacher receives national award from Kids In NeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Star Tribune

    Teacher Etta Rassier couldn't be more deserving of a national award from the Kids In Need Foundation, her colleagues say.

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  8. update: Current drive timesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Star Tribune

    Brooklyn Park seems to be the place for crashes this morning. The latest is on northbound Hwy.

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  9. update: Motorcycle crash on Hwy. 610Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Star Tribune

    A motorcyclist set the bike down on Hwy. 610 east of Hwy. 169 in Brooklyn Park .

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  10. 7 a.m. update: Current drive timesRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Star Tribune

    Slow downs are in place for westbound 94 from I-694 to downtown St. Paul and traffic is getting sluggish on eastbound 94 from Broadway over to 35W in downtown Minneapolis .

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  11. Met Council can design Blue Line extension to northern suburbs, feds sayRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Star Tribune

    The Metropolitan Council has received federal approval to begin designing the Blue Line extension, a 13-mile light-rail line that will connect Minneapolis to the northwestern suburbs of Golden Valley, Robbinsdale, Crystal and Brooklyn Park .

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  12. Weekend traffic: Bus route changes, State Fair and road constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Star Tribune

    If you ride Metro Transit buses, pay attention to new schedule changes that go into effect Saturday on about 40 routes.

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  13. Alberto Palmer pleads guilty to killing 2 young Twin Cities womenRead the original story

    Aug 20, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Both victims were stuffed into cars after being murdered. He is likely to spend the rest of his life in prison Alberto Palmer pleaded guilty Wednesday to killing two young Twin Cities women, in an agreement that will send him to prison for the rest of his life.

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  14. Rapist who scrubbed victim gets 27 yearsRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Star Tribune

    A Brooklyn Center man who posed as a police detective while kidnapping and raping a woman, then scrubbing her with a bleachlike solution, was sentenced Tuesday to 27 years in prison.

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  15. North news briefs: Open house on 169/101st Av. studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Star Tribune

    A volunteer gathered prairie seeds at the Crow-Hassan Three Rivers Park. Volunteers are needed for this year's gathering.

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  16. Primaries narrow mayoral fields in 3 north metro citiesRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The mayors of Brooklyn Center and Brooklyn Park were among the candidates who survived last week's primaries and now advance to the Nov. 4 general election.

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  17. Will the new Eagan outlet mall weaken Albertville Premium Outlets?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Star Tribune

    From merchandising and advertising to real estate and technology, business reporters offer insight into the latest trends and people that define today's top retailers.

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  18. Brooklyn Park police seek public's help in looking for missing womanRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | Star Tribune

    Brooklyn Park police asked for the public's help Thursday in looking for a vulnerable adult identified as Ida Tims, 51. Tims is a black woman, described as 5 foot, 5 inches tall, 140 pounds with short braids.

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  19. Keeping tabs on Wednesday's morning commuteRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The first inbound trip on the Northstar Commuter line is running on time and due to arrive in Elk River in the next couple minutes.

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  20. Charges: Drunk 'smiley face' driver hit teen's stopped car at 60 mphRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2014 | Star Tribune

    The blood alcohol content for Michael Vanwagner after the crash was 0.293, nearly four times the legal limit for driving in Minnesota.

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