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  1. Prosecutors defer charges in death of 2-year-oldRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Marshall Independent

    ... was shot in the chest July 8 while sitting in his father's van. His father, 25-year-old Melvonte Peterson of Brooklyn Center, is charged with illegally having a firearm and drive-by shooting. Authorities say Peterson returned fire at a black ...

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  2. Prosecutors defer charges in death of 2-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | White Lake Beacon

    ... was shot in the chest July 8 while sitting in his father's van. His father, 25-year-old Melvonte Peterson of Brooklyn Center, is charged with illegally having a firearm and drive-by shooting. Authorities say Peterson returned fire at a black ...

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  3. Surly expands fermentation space to brew more beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Star Tribune

    ... of craft beer and liquor making across the country. Surly in late 2014 moved from its original site in Brooklyn Center to a $30 million brewery with two restaurants and outdoor garden near the University of Minnesota. It has been one of the region's ...

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  4. Report: U.S. is lagging in child well-beingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | USA Today

    Report: U.S. is lagging in child well-being A new report says the U.S. is lagging in child wellbeing. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/29Z71KE A general view of UNICEF Kid Power Twin Cities Celebration at Odyssey Charter School on April 6, 2016 in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota.

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  5. Hay Chix proposes plan B to TF CouncilRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 21 | Chisago County Press

    ... Zoning Administrator Adam Berklund to attend a three-hour session on tax increment financing regulations in Brooklyn Center. The state auditor's office promoted the seminar with free registration, but council approved mileage reimbursement of $51.84 ...

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  6. Minneapolis Man Charged In Fatal Brooklyn Center ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | CBS Local

    ... in the country. Click here to get the [...] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A Minneapolis man is accused of murder in a Brooklyn Center shooting on Tuesday during an apparent drug deal that left a Mounds View man dead. Lannon Burduince, 25, is expected to ...

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  7. Alleged Drug Dealer Charged with Fatally Shooting Man in Brooklyn CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KSTP

    The shooting was reported at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, near 66th Avenue North and Camden Avenue North in Brooklyn Center. Officers arrived to find an unconscious man in the driver's seat, who was pronounced dead at the scene.

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  8. Charge: Drug deal on Brooklyn Center street ends in homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Star Tribune

    A meetup on the street for an illicit drug deal in Brooklyn Center turned into a robbery attempt and then murder, according to charges filed Thursday. Lannon L. Burdunice, 25, of Minneapolis, was charged in Hennepin County District Court with second-degree murder stemming from the shooting Tuesday afternoon near 66th Avenue N. and Camden Avenue.

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  9. Minneapolis police announce arrest in drive-by shooting of 2-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | TwinCities

    ... minivan he was riding in with his little sister, investigators say. His father, Melvonte Peterson, 25, of Brooklyn Center, returned fire and was charged last week with drive-by shooting and illegally possessing a gun. Melia Queen Melvina Jones, 15 ...

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  10. Minneapolis police make second arrest in case of slain 2-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Star Tribune

    ... sat in his father's van in a drive-by shooting on July 8. His 25-year-old father, Melvonte L. Peterson, of Brooklyn Center, was jailed Friday - the day of Le'Vonte's funeral - on felony charges stemming from the killing, which stunned the city and ...

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  11. 1 Dead, 1 Arrested After Brooklyn Center ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | CBS Local

    ... largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [] MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - Police in Brooklyn Center say a man is dead and a suspect is in custody Tuesday afternoon following a shooting. The shooting happened shortly after ...

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  12. 2 suburbs in race to have 1st Dunkin' Donuts in Twin Cities in many yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Star Tribune

    ... steadily expanding its sandwich and wrap offerings in an effort to counter competitors such as Starbucks and Brooklyn Center-based Caribou. The chain, operating since the 1950s, is strongest in the Northeast.

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  13. Father of 2-year-old boy killed in drive-by is chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Post-Bulletin

    The father of a 2-year-old boy who was killed last week in a drive-by shooting has been charged. Twenty-five-year-old Melvonte Peterson of Brooklyn Center was charged Friday with illegally having a firearm and drive-by shooting.

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  14. Inver Grove Heights considers rental license programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Star Tribune

    ... implemented licensing programs during the mid-to-late 2000s - Eden Prairie began its program in 2007 and Brooklyn Center in 2010. A few, such as Edina, North Oaks and Minnetrista, don't have them. In 2015, a task force discussed licensing in Carver, ...

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  15. Father of 2-year-old boy killed in drive-by is charged Friday, July 15Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    The father of a 2-year-old boy who was killed last week in a drive-by shooting has been charged. Twenty-five-year-old Melvonte Peterson of Brooklyn Center was charged Friday with illegally having a firearm and drive-by shooting.

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  16. Father of 2-year-old boy killed in drive-by is chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Star Tribune

    The father of a 2-year-old boy who was killed last week in a drive-by shooting has been charged. Twenty-five-year-old Melvonte Peterson of Brooklyn Center was charged Friday with illegally having a firearm and drive-by shooting.

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  17. Father of Toddler Killed in North Minneapolis Drive-by Shooting is ChargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | KSTP

    ... two shots, which hit two children inside the minivan being driven by 25-year-old Melvonte Lee Peterson of Brooklyn Center. Police say four bullets also hit North End Hardware, which was open for business at the time of the shooting. Police say the ...

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  18. Father charged in connection with 2-year-old son's drive-by shooting death in MinneapolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Star Tribune

    The father of a 2-year-old boy who was slain in a drive-by shooting on Minneapolis' North Side last week has been arrested on charges stemming from the incident, authorities said. Melvonte Peterson, 25, of Brooklyn Center, was charged with returning fire at a black Chevrolet Impala that pulled up beside his van at the intersection of N. Penn and Lowry avenues and started shooting, according to a criminal complaint filed Friday in Hennepin County district court.

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  19. 5 Things to Know WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 13 | KSTP

    ... The career fair takes place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Earle Brown Heritage Center in Brooklyn Center. Apartments will comprise 75 homes. The apartments will be the first major redevelopment since Lowry Avenue was renovated in 2007. The ...

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  20. Name in the news: SurlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Away with Words

    ... called #Merica! - hashtag, spelling, and exclamation mark sic. Surly Brewing began operations in 2005 in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, a suburb of Minneapolis. Its owner, Omar Ansari, is the son of Pakistani and German immigrants who owned an ...

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