Hennepin County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hennepin County, MN.

Results 1 - 20 of 2,687 in Hennepin County, MN

  1. Hennepin County Sheriff's Office Warns About Thin IceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WWTC-AM Eagan

    The Hennepin County Sheriff's office is warning people who live in the area to beware of thin ice over the Thanksgiving holiday. Ice is still forming on bodies of water throughout the county and will vary in thickness.

    Comment?

  2. Hennepin County Library Edina ClosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The baby gorilla was born Nov. 19 at Minnesota's Como Park Zoo and Conservatory to first-time mother Alice. I am not sitting here, 15 whole feet away from my kids, because I am too lazy to get up and help them climb the ladder.

    Comment?

  3. Britain May Open Probe Into FifaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... assault for allegedly choking his girlfriend and whipping her with a belt. McNeil, 20, was being held in the Hennepin County jail. He is scheduled to make his first court appearance Monday. Four-time Indianapolis 500 winner A.J. Foyt remains in a ...

    Comment?

  4. Daquein McNeil chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | TwinCities

    Daquein McNeil, a reserve guard on the University of Minnesota basketball team, was charged Wednesday with two felony counts of assault after his arrest Nov. 24. McNeil, 20, is being held at Hennepin County jail in lieu of $75,000 bail. His first appearance in Hennepin County District Court will be Monday.

    Comment?

  5. State names new official to head child protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... do something to change the status quo," said Denise Graves, a guardian ad litem and former chairwoman of the Hennepin County citizens' review panel for child protection. "There were real shortcomings by the state and you have to deal with that at ...

    Comment?

  6. No Arrests Made During March on Minneapolis, St. PaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSTP

    ... ally . One woman was injured and once all the interviews and investigation is finished, it will be up to the Hennepin County attorney whether to file charges against the driver. No arrests were made during the three-hour march.

    Comment?

  7. U of M's Daquein McNeil charged with domestic assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Valley News Live

    Authorities in Hennepin County filed felony third degree assault and domestic assault by strangulation charges against University of Minnesota basketball player Daquein McNeil on Wednesday. Minneapolis Police were dispatched to an apartment on the 900 block of Fulton Street Southeast just before noon Monday on reports of a domestic assault.

    Comment?

  8. Police: Driver In Mpls. Protest Incident A Suspect, Not VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    ... One of the interviewees was the driver of the vehicle. He was released pending an upcoming review by the Hennepin County Attorney's Office. The case will not be forwarded to the attorney's office until all reports, interviews and physical evidence ...

    Comment?

  9. St. Paul man suspected of driving into Ferguson protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    ... changed the driver's status to "suspect." Police interviewed Rice and released him pending a review by the Hennepin County attorney's office, according to a police statement Wednesday afternoon. Rice told police his vehicle was damaged by a large ...

    Comment?

  10. Gophers G McNeil charged with assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | USA Today

    Minnesota sophomore guard Daquein McNeil was charged Wednesday with two felony counts of assault for allegedly choking his girlfriend and whipping her with a belt. McNeil, 20, was being held in the Hennepin County jail.

    Comment?

  11. Teen who beat former Minneapolis mayoral candidate at Mall of America receives probationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    A teenager who was charged in the beating of a former Minneapolis mayoral candidate at the Mall of America has received probation and been ordered to attend treatment. Deea Leshawn Elliott, now 18, was charged with two felony counts of aggravated first-degree robbery and one felony count of second-degree assault against Mark Andrew, who was beaten when he chased a boy who stole his iPhone from a Starbucks at the Mall of America in December The sentence was issued by Anoka County District Court, where the case was moved because of Andrew's former high-profile role as chairman of the Hennepin County Board, but it will be served in Hennepin County.

    Comment?

  12. Gophers basketball player Daquein McNeil charged with third-degree assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    Daquein McNeil, a reserve guard on the University of Minnesota basketball team, was charged Wednesday with two felony counts of assault after his arrest Nov. 24. McNeil, 20, is being held at Hennepin County jail with bail set at $75,000. His first appearance in Hennepin County District Court will be Monday.

    Comment?

  13. Teen who beat politician won't go to jailRead the original story

    Wednesday | Marshall Independent

    A teenager who severely beat former Hennepin County board chairman Mark Andrew at the Mall of America last year won't go to jail for her crime - and he's glad she won't. Eighteen-year-old Deea LeShawn Elliot pleaded guilty to first-degree assault for attacking Andrew with a metal baton last December after her accomplice stole his cell phone.

    Comment?

  14. Gophers G Daquein McNeil Charged With AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    ... charged Wednesday with third-degree assault and domestic assault by strangulation. He was being held in the Hennepin County jail. A criminal complaint accuses the Baltimore native of assaulting a woman he had been dating the past 10 months. The ...

    Comment?

  15. Gophers guard McNeil charged with felony assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    McNeil, a 20-year-old sophomore guard on the University of Minnesota men's basketball team, was arrested Monday and was being held at Hennepin County jail in Minneapolis . The charges are third degree assault , which is punishable by five years in prison and/or a $3,000-$10,000 fine; and domestic assault by strangulation, punishable with up to three years in prison and/or a $5,000 fine.

    Comment?

  16. Tow Truck Driver Hurt In St. Louis Park CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Local

    ... red significant damage in the crash and oil spilled across the highway. The driver of the truck was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center. It's not known how badly the driver was hurt.

    Comment?

  17. Minnesota guard McNeil suspended indefinitely after arrest on domestic assault chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sporting News

    ... the victim had "multiple bruising (sic) and welts all over her body." McNeil is being held in Minneapolis' Hennepin County Jail without bail. The attorney general's office in Hennepin County has until noon on Wednesday to determine whether or not to ...

    Comment?

  18. Minnesota guard suspended after assault bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CBS Sports

    ... lives of others and will not tolerate any form of domestic assault from its staff or student-athletes." The Hennepin County attorney's office has until noon Wednesday to decide whether to file formal charges against the 20-year-old McNeil. The ...

    Comment?

  19. No jail for teen who beat Hennepin County politician - instead, arts studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    A teenager who severely beat former Hennepin County board chairman Mark Andrew at the Mall of America last year won't go to jail for her crime -- and he's glad she won't. Deea LeShawn Elliot, 18, pleaded guilty to first-degree assault for attacking Andrew with a metal baton last December after her accomplice stole his cell phone.

    Comment?

  20. Teen who Beat Politician at Mall of America won't Go to JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | KSTP

    A teenager who severely beat former Hennepin County board chairman Mark Andrew at the Mall of America last year won't go to jail for her crime - and he's glad she won't. Eighteen-year-old Deea LeShawn Elliot pleaded guilty to first-degree assault for attacking Andrew with a metal baton last December after her accomplice stole his cell phone.

    Comment?