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  1. Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDTRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    ... for governor, he's had to answer for stances in the Legislature and more recently in two terms on the Hennepin County board, where as an outnumbered Republican he's often been in the minority on key votes. County commissioners typically don't have ...

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  2. Johnson On Big Stage, But He's No Political RookieRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... for governor, he's had to answer for stances in the Legislature and more recently in two terms on the Hennepin County board, where as an outnumbered Republican he's often been in the minority on key votes. County commissioners typically don't have ...

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  3. When parents kill: FBI data reveal disturbing patternsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WHAS11

    ... Department of Justice is currently working with courts in Cook County in Chicago, the state of Delaware, Hennepin County in Minneapolis and Multnomah County in Oregon (which includes Portland) to identify the procedures and practices that put ...

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  4. Governor bid puts Johnson on bigger stage, but Minnesota Republican is no political newcomerRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... for governor, he's had to answer for stances in the Legislature and more recently in two terms on the Hennepin County board, where as an outnumbered Republican he's often been in the minority on key votes. County commissioners typically don't have ...

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  5. Man Who Fled Minneapolis Courtroom Sentenced To 16 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Local

    ... station groups in the country. Click here to get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A man who escaped from a Hennepin County courtroom has been sentenced to more than 16 years in prison for attempted murder and robbery. Twenty-five-year-old Michael Henderson ...

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  6. Courtroom escapee sentenced finally in attempted murder trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    Michael David Henderson, who escaped from a courtroom last month after being found guilty of attempted murder, has been sentenced to more than 16 years in prison. A recent surveillance photo of Michael David Henderson, who escaped from the Hennepin County Courthouse on Thursday, Sept.

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  7. 4 Minnesota hospitals tabbed to treat Ebola casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... go to the University of Minnesota and the second to Mayo, the officials said. Level 1 trauma centers such as Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis and Regions Hospital in St. Paul were not designated so they can stay free to handle regional ...

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  8. Man who Escaped Hennepin Co. Courtroom Sentenced to 16 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KSTP

    A man who escaped from a Hennepin County courtroom after a jury found him guilty of attempted murder was sentenced Friday to more than 16 years in prison. Authorities say 25-year-old Michael Henderson pulled a gun on three people at a Sam's Club in Bloomington on March 25. Henderson was convicted of attempted murder, second-degree assault and aggravated robbery.

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  9. Minneapolis courtroom escapee sentenced - with extra securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TwinCities

    The man who fled from a Hennepin County courtroom right after he was found guilty last month was sentenced Friday -- this time with a little added security. Michael David Henderson, 25, was sentenced in Hennepin County District Court to 16 years and 8 months for attempted murder, second-degree assault and aggravated robbery.

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  10. Minnesota tree trimmer survives 60-foot fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKBT

    KMSP-TV reports 23-year-old Eden Hanson of Pierz broke his arm, six ribs and his sternum and lacerated his liver and spleen in the fall this week. Doctors at the Hennepin County Medical Center tell him he likely wouldn't have survived if he hadn't been wearing a helmet.

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  11. Top MPD official a finalist for police chief job in Washington stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... joining Eddie Frizell, who took a leave of absence from his position as deputy chief in order to run for Hennepin County sheriff. StarTribune.com welcomes and encourages readers to comment and engage in substantive, mutually respectful exchanges ...

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  12. Firefighters who rescued children honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WKBT

    Firefighters who pulled five children from a vehicle submerged in a St. Louis Park pond last year have been honored for their courage. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Department recognized the three men at a ceremony Thursday night.

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  13. Twin Cities firefighters who rescued children hono...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Rock102online.com

    Firefighters who pulled five children from a vehicle submerged in a St. Louis Park pond last year have been honored for their courage. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Department recognized the three men at a ceremony Thursday night.

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  14. Central Par Art Fair Set for Nov. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    The Hennepin County Medical Examiner and Rosemount Police continue to seek assistance in identifying the man found on Sept. 29. Motorists traveling on Highway 100 in St. Louis Park, Golden Valley and Edina will encounter a detour on both directions of Highway 100.

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  15. In St. Louis Park pond rescue, firefighters honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | TwinCities

    Firefighters who pulled five children from a vehicle submerged in a St. Louis Park pond last year have been honored for their courage. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Department recognized the three men at a ceremony Thursday night.

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  16. Jordan Area Community Council celebrates 50 years improving communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Twin Cities Daily Planet

    ... And about that time as yet other libraries were short on funds, the idea was floated of merging with the Hennepin County system, which became reality 40-some years later. But I digress. They lost the Jordan branch and the North branch, but ...

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  17. Group of Lifesavers Honored at Hennepin County Sheriff's AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | KSTP

    Helping others in need is part of what we do as Minnesotans, but there are some Minnesotans who take it to the next level, and we call them heroes. "It was very different," University of Minnesota Rowing Coach Peter Morgan said about the morning of June 18. "The river was very high last summer.

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  18. Dante Cunningham working to clear his name, return to the NBARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | OregonLive.com

    ... blame alcohol for that." Police said alcohol was not a factor in the case. They also recommended that Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman charge Herron with making a false police report for the second incident, but he told the AP he was reluctant ...

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  19. 4th Judicial District, seat 43Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Minnesota Lawyer

    ... trial lawyers do cannot be reduced to a text book or a training manual. There is a lot of turnover on the Hennepin County bench right now and I think my 30 years of experience as a prosecutor in Hennepin County will be a welcome addition to the ...

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  20. 4th Judicial District, seat 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Minnesota Lawyer

    Employment : Hennepin County District Court Judge ; Minneapolis City Attorney's Office ; Bloomington City Attorney's Office Professional associations: Minnesota State Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association, Minnesota District Judges' Association, Minnesota District Judges' Foundation, past member of the Minnesota Defense Lawyers' Association Community activities: Current-volunteer at Everybody Wins, a weekly 2nd grade reading program; volunteer judge for high school mock trial programs.

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