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  1. Times Writers Group: Social media dominates 1st Amendment forumTimes...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

    ... afternoon. The morning session had a power-hitting panel. We learned as communications professionals from Hennepin County, the Minnesota Department of Commerce, and the National Sports Center in Blaine discussed the ways in which social media affect ...

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  2. Scottish 'aristocrats' say they're broke - for real this timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The State

    ... week raised to $300,000 apiece, so they will remain behind bars while their welfare fraud case is pending in Hennepin County, Minn. "They haven't had money to speak of for years," said Colin Chisholm's attorney, Thomas Kelly. "He was eligible for ...

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  3. Schools get special attention during Severe Weather Awareness WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star Tribune

    ... weather - a fitting coincidence for Severe Weather Awareness Week, which runs Monday through Friday. In Hennepin County, emergency managers are putting a special focus on making schools ready to respond to warm-season storms, including tornadoes. ...

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  4. Obituary: Vy Van Pham was quiet community forceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Star Tribune

    ... "My father had a gift," Cuong Pham said. "He could reason with people." Eventually, he went to work for Hennepin County's child protection services, retiring about 10 years ago after 20 years on the job, Cuong Pham said. Along the way, Vy Van Pham ...

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  5. Another Scam in the Minnesota perverse Meritocracy. Part 1 of 2Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... advised that they can find the documentation to this writer's allegations with the Minneapolis FBI, and in Hennepin County Court Cases Bank North vs 1st National Bank of Anoka, NA is 27CV88-22383, Citizens State Bank of St. Louis Park vs. 1st ...

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  6. Police: Horseplay Preceded Boy's Pool DrowningRead the original story

    Friday | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... at the bottom of the pool as the swimming class was wrapping up Feb. 27. The boy later died. Last week the Hennepin County Attorney's office declined to file charges. ___ Information from: Minnesota Public Radio News, http://www.mprnews.org ...

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  7. North Side safety summit examines ways to fight crime in troubled Minneapolis neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... us together until there's a polarizing incident and it's, 'Oh my God. Now what are we going to do?'" said Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek, who attended. "The idea was to say 'OK, who's got what resources and how can we leverage them?'" The ...

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  8. Bail Doubled On Couple Facing Welfare Fraud ChargesRead the original story

    Friday | CBS Local

    ... he told welfare was accurate. He was indigent, he was eligible in many ways for their benefits," Kelly said. Hennepin County prosecutors allege that the Chisholms were taking public assistance while living in luxury. They were renting an expensive ...

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  9. Wheelage tax dollars to help whittle Hennepin, Ramsey road workRead the original story

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... registrations to raise money for transportation improvements. That will bring in about $8.6 million in Hennepin County and $3.8 million in Ramsey County each year, money that officials say will allow them to whittle down the extensive list of road ...

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  10. Scottish 'aristocrats' say they're broke for real this timeRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... week raised to $300,000 apiece, so they will remain behind bars while their welfare fraud case is pending in Hennepin County, Minn. "They haven't had money to speak of for years," said Colin Chisholm's attorney, Thomas Kelly. "He was eligible for ...

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  11. Attorney: 'There Must be Accountability' in Drowning of St. Louis Park BoyRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | KSTP

    ... class at St. Louis Park Middle School. The report, which is more than 100-pages long, contains the materials Hennepin County prosecutors reviewed before deciding not to file any charges. It states Charif and more than 20 other students were taking ...

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  12. Weather Talk: Snow depths varied widely in central Minnesota stormRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | IN-FORUM

    ... and Isanti got 19 inches. Monticello and Big Lake got 14.6 and 14.5 inches, respectively. In northwest Hennepin County, Rogers got 12.7 inches. But downtown Minneapolis only got 3.5 inches and the airport got just 0.3 of an inch. The storm generated ...

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  13. Felony charges filed in crash that killed owner of Hance Hardware on 75th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Star Tribune

    ... Park street and killed a man on his 75th birthday driving the other way. Jorge R. Juarez was charged in Hennepin County District Court with two counts of criminal vehicular homicide, one addressing being under the influence of a controlled substance ...

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  14. Report Details Moments Surrounding St. Louis Park Student's DrowningRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | CBS Local

    ... n the deep end was in the shallow water as students got out of the pool. Investigators gave this case to the Hennepin County attorney who said there isn't enough evidence to press charges and that this was just a terrible accident.

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  15. Investigation into student drowning finds rough playRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... end of the pool. St. Louis Park police released the investigative file to the public this week after the Hennepin County Attorney's office declined to press charges against Bigot because of a lack of sufficient evidence. Until now, little was known ...

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  16. Shades of BlueRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Minnesota Monthly

    ... such as Dr. Helen Kim, director of the Hennepin Women's Mental Health Program and the MotherBaby Program at Hennepin County Medical Center, assess patients across a range of considerations. "Biological risk factors like genetics, hormonal changes, ...

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  17. Millionaire 'Scottish aristocrats' accused of collecting food...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Daily Mail

    ... to do everything in their power to bring them to justice. 'These were rich folks ripping off the system,' Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said at a press conference. 'I will make sure they do hard time.' 'Scottish aristocrats' Colin Chisholm ...

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  18. Couple accused of welfare fraud back in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Sixty-two-year-old Colin Chisholm III and his 54-year-old wife, Andrea, made their first appearance in Hennepin County Thursday.

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  19. Good Question: What Happens To All The Trash At The Mall Of America?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | CBS Local

    ... percent is sent to the county's burner and 5-10 percent taken to a landfill. The city of Bloomington and Hennepin County do not have any specific requirements for business recycling, but do offer grants and tax breaks to companies that do. "If we ...

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  20. More than 65 arrested in Minnesota heroin sweepMore than 65 arrested...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | St. Cloud Times

    More than 65 arrested in Minnesota heroin sweep on sctimes.com: 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)

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