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3 hrs ago | TwinCities
Devon Derrick Parker, 20, had been charged with a single count of second-degree murder that accused him of acting with intent but not premeditation in the Jan. 31 death of Thomas Sonnenberg, 69. But on Feb. 21, prosecutors amended the criminal complaint Feb. 21 to add a count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and a count of second-degree ... (more)
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7 hrs ago | Star Tribune
Government officials and developers are breathing new life into a long-stymied plan to redevelop one of the most significant pieces of land along the Hiawatha light rail line.
Former Minnesota Gophers men's basketball star Melvin Newbern is suing a Robbinsdale police officer who knocked him to the ground while he was in handcuffs, resulting in a concussion.
The Hennepin Gallery in downtown Minneapolis is displaying the work of 32 artists from the Art Speaks program, which is run by Twin Cities nonprofit Rise Inc., through April 25. Introduced five years ago, Art Speaks helps people with disabilities express themselves through art, program director Danelle Griner said.
The Cedar Lake Trail alongside a current freight track in St. Louis Park has been a proposal site for the Southwest Corridor light-rail line.
A Hennepin County jury sentenced a man Wednesday to life in prison for the fatal shooting of a teenage boy in north Minneapolis back in August of 2011.
Facing charges in Hennepin County and Carver County for two separate arrests on suspicion of DWI, Henderson had a hearing Monday at Carver County District Court on a Jan. 1 arrest.
Joan Willshire plowed through slush as she crossed a street near her office. “We don't all have somebody coming with us,” she said.
The user backed the tiny Smart Fortwo Passion horizontally in an open space in between two legally parallel-parked vehicles and left the front wheels facing toward S. 7th Street across from Hennepin County Government Center.
An expensive trend means business for Apple Valley-based Uponor. From New York City to Nicollet Mall, businesses are looking at installing heated sidewalks.
On Friday investigators executed a search warrant at Arlesia Robinson's home. Robinson was charged Monday with two counts of aggravated forgery in Hennepin County District Court.
On February 13, 25-year-old Caitlan Barton was hit by a truck and killed while walking south across Lake Street, with the walk light on, where it intersects with Market Place near Lake Calhoun.
One of the college students who survived a highway crash that killed three in Minnesota is improving at a Twin Cities hospital.
One of the Carleton College students who was hospitalized following Friday's crash that killed three others made improvements Sunday.