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Hennepin County Newswire

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  1. Cities enter second round of Southwest light-rail talksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Star Tribune

    A second round of public hearings on the planned Southwest light-rail line began Thursday with a mix of concerns over environmental disruption and safety hazards and praise for the plans to provide rail service to more communities. The hearing at the Minneapolis Central Library, hosted by the Metropolitan Council and the Hennepin County Regional Rail Authority, was the first in a series that will be held in each of the communities that sit along the proposed line.

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  2. Work resumes on most of U.S. Bank Stadium as safety investigation is conductedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... they did not identify, received 48 stitches and staples for a deep cut on his leg and was released from the Hennepin County Medical Center. The victim, believed to be a 34-year-old man from St. Francis, Minn., who started at the site in early April, ...

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  3. Vikings stadium construction resumes after fatal fallRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... on the north side of the building. The other man, who has not been publicly identified, was treated at Hennepin County Medical Center for a deep cut on his leg that required 48 stitches and staples, the company said in a statement Thursday. He has ...

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  4. Mark Dayton would support pro-soccer stadium law changeRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... proposal has been unveiled, other signs of stadium life have come from the St. Paul mayor's office and Hennepin County. Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges and a growing number of city council candidates in St. Paul all have gone on record critical of ...

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  5. Election 2014: 4th District (Hennepin County) Court, Judge 43Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Naomi

    One of the oddities this year in Hennepin County is that there are, in fact, three actual open seats in the judicial races. I did a cursory look at all three races and it looks like there's one that's a battle between two liberals; one that's a person with a bunch of supporters vs. a person with no supporters; and one that's clearly a liberal vs. a conservative.

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  6. Safe zones for online trade pop up in Twin Cities ...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KVOX-FM Fargo

    ... been using the parking lot to make deals for a while, but acted like ''they don't want to be a bother.'' The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office has set up safe zones in lobbies of its three buildings in Minneapolis, Brooklyn Park and Spring Lake.

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  7. Safe zones for online trade pop up in Twin Cities areaRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... e been using the parking lot to make deals for a while, but acted like "they don't want to be a bother." The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office has set up safe zones in lobbies of its three buildings in Minneapolis, Brooklyn Park and Spring Lake.

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  8. Ratings reveal Minnesota clinics with best communication, accessRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... he added. "Do they come with a sort of preconceived notion to an oncologist vs. a pain specialist?" Hennepin County Medical Center's Positive Care Center in Minneapolis received a top rating - 97 percent of patients gave high marks to its doctors - ...

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  9. Accident at Vikings Stadium Claims...Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    ... were not immediately available Wednesday afternoon. Following the incident, both workers were taken to Hennepin County Medical Center. The surviving worker was still there Wednesday and listed in serious condition, according to the Star Tribune . ...

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  10. St. Paul moving ahead on soccer stadium planRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... a financing package for Minneapolis, that city has an active stadium working group. And earlier this month, Hennepin County Commissioners Peter McLaughlin and Mike Opat said they hope to partner with team owners on a plan that would divert some of ...

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  11. Man convicted of raping girls granted release, but state vows appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    ... shown "great progress away from sexual dangerousness." Both the Minnesota Department of Human Services and Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman vowed Wednesday to appeal the judicial panel's ruling, which could delay or ultimately prevent Coker's ...

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  12. St. Paul OK's forgoing taxes on proposed soccer siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | TwinCities

    ... convened a working group, which expects to report back to Minnesota United with its findings by December. Hennepin County officials also have been involved in talks with the team. The result is the two cities are both in the running. Minnesota ...

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  13. Man who killed himself in Hennepin County jail was the second suicide at the facility since it openedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Star Tribune

    The death of the man who killed himself in the Hennepin County jail this week was the second suicide at the facility since it opened in 2000. Doua Yang, 46, of Green Bay, Wis., was found unresponsive in his cell about 10:45 a.m. Tuesday.

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  14. Construction Worker Dies In Fall At U.S. Bank StadiumRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Daily Norseman

    ... Construction has not confirmed that at this time, according to the story. Both victims were hospitalized at Hennepin County Medical Center. A rescue effort by Fire Department personnel retrieved one of them from a crevice of the roof, according to ...

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  15. Worker killed in fall from roof of new Vikings StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New York Daily News

    ... said. Stadium construction was temporarily suspended after the incident. The two workers were taken to Hennepin County Medical Center after being treated at the scene, and the injured worker was in serious condition. One of the workers was rescued ...

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  16. Updated: One worker dead, another seriously injured at Vikings stadium siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Finance and Commerce

    ... around 9 a.m. Sgt. Stuart Helmer of the Minneapolis Police Department said both workers were taken to nearby Hennepin County Medical Center, but he didn't know any other details. "Emergency responders were there within a matter of a few minutes," ...

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  17. Driver license lawsuits resurrected, ABA law school task force...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Minnesota Lawyer

    ... out, the AAA removed the arbitrator from the panel, motions and cross motions were filed in court and a Hennepin County judge vacated the award. Now the mess has landed in federal court. "Complain all you'd like about our state and federal court ...

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  18. DWI charges pending after deadly motor home collision in west metroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TwinCities

    ... and County Road 92 near Independence and died Saturday at North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale, the Hennepin County medical examiner's office said Monday. The motor home's driver, Toby Giese, 42, of Kandiyohi, a small town just east of ...

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  19. Gallery: Reagan has another surgery by the trauma team at HCMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Star Tribune

    ... issues. Gallery: Reagan Lennes, 6, is consoled by her mother, Lisa Lennes, before heading into surgery at Hennepin County Medical Center in downtown Minneapolis on Tuesday. Gallery: Reagan Lennes, 6, high fives with Lance Svoboda, an oral and ...

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  20. Free sunscreen is daughter's ray of hope in battle against melanomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | TwinCities

    ... acceptable," Wood said. "We've outlawed asbestos, so why can't we provide sunscreen?" Wood, a resident at Hennepin County Medical Center, brainstormed the idea for free sunscreen at outdoor venues while at a conference last year. She then ran a ...

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