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  1. 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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  2. Your Move, Morris Day : The Suicide Commandos Adopt A HighwayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Can't Stop The Bleeding

    ... it's time we made up for it," laughed Suicide Commandos guitarist/co-vocalist Chris Osgood, who approached Hennepin County staff on a whim a few months ago when he saw that particular stretch of road was up for adoption. "I'm frankly surprised they ...

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  3. Authorities ID 2nd Victim Of S. Minneapolis Double HomicideRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... Click here to get the [...] Jorge Ulises Zavaleta-Martinez, 20, died of a gunshot wound to the head. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner ruled his death a homicide. Minneapolis police say the shooting happened just after 10:20 p.m. near the ...

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  4. One of two men shot and killed at Minneapolis intersection identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    One of two men shot and killed Saturday near Franklin and Chicago avenues in south Minneapolis was identified as a 20-year-old Minneapolis man by the Hennepin County medical examiner Wednesday evening. Jorge Ulises Zavaleta-Martinez was found shot with a second victim around 10:20 p.m. Saturday.

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  5. Minneapolis Punk Trio The Suicide Commandos Adopt a HighwayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Billboard

    The band's frontman Chris Osgood posted a photo of a new Hennepin County highway sign stating the next mile and a half were adopted by "The Suicide Commandos Punk Rock Band."

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  6. Minneapolis Police Announce Murder ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Minneapolis Police Announce Arrest in Recent Murder July 28, 2015 The Minneapolis Police Department announce an arrest in the murder of Omarr Deon Johnson that occurred Monday morning in the area of 34th Avenue North and Morgan Avenue North. Nigeria Lee Harvey/DOB: 12-09-1991 has been arrested and booked into the Hennepin County Adult Detention Center on Probable Cause Murder and Probable Cause Attempted Murder.

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  7. Jeff Johnson named Minnesota state chairman of Rubio for presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson endorsed Marco Rubio for president on Wednesday and will be Minnesota state chairman for the Florida senator's presidential campaign. Johnson was the Republican candidate for governor last year, but lost to Gov. Mark Dayton.

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  8. Stanek courts Latino, Somali, Asian peace officer associationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Insight News

    On Wednesday, June 24 the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office welcomed leaders who represent the future of law enforcement and public safety in Hennepin County at a roundtable discussion. According to the Minnesota State Demographer, 44 percent of Hennepin County residents are projected to be non-white or Latino by 2035.

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  9. CARRIDINE v. STATERead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FindLaw

    Chaun Dubae Carridine, Stillwater, MN, pro se. Lori Swanson, Attorney General, Saint Paul, MN, and Michael O. Freeman, Hennepin County Attorney, Linda K. Jenny, Assistant Hennepin County Attorney, Minneapolis, MN, for respondent.

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  10. McLaughlin: Ballpark taxes, authority could aid soccer stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    Hoping to break an impasse over a pro-soccer stadium in Minneapolis, a Hennepin County commissioner is suggesting that a final deal could hinge on the taxes and agencies associated with Target Field. Commissioner Peter McLaughlin proposed his plan at a meeting Tuesday night of 2020 Partners, a North Loop booster group, according to a report in MinnPost .

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  11. Minnesota punk vets Suicide Commandos adopt a highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... it's time we made up for it," laughed Suicide Commandos guitarist/co-vocalist Chris Osgood, who approached Hennepin County staff on a whim a few months ago when he saw that particular stretch of road was up for adoption. "I'm frankly surprised they ...

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  12. North Loop business, community leaders reinvigorate stadium pushRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Finance and Commerce

    ... including President Barb Johnson and Jacob Frey, have thrown their weight behind the project. On Tuesday, Hennepin County Commissioner Peter McLaughlin joined the chorus of support, saying team owners' pledge to pay for the $120 million facility ...

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  13. Easy no-beat popoversRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... see how we did it, and if you're interested, you can get the book through InterLibrary Loan (ILL) from the Hennepin County Library System . Utensils: mixing bowl or pitcher (to make it more kid-friendly, use a pitcher. This will make filling the ...

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  14. Mpls. Man Who Raped Ex at Knifepoint Sentenced to 12 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | KSTP

    ... the year. After the breakup, Neal made suicidal statements and was hospitalized at the Mental Health Unit at Hennepin County Medical Center for several days, according to the criminal complaint. On Valentine's Day, the woman said she found an ...

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  15. Spring Lake Park cleans up 40-year-old zoning codeRead the original story

    Tuesday | Planning

    ... being built in both neighboring Blaine and Fridley . Other cities are embarking on similar code cleanups. In Hennepin County , the city of Crystal is creating a task force to review all city code containing regulations for municipal operations and ...

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  16. Minneapolis City Council scrutinizes reconstruction plan for Penn AvenueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    A long-awaited plan to reconstruct a major north Minneapolis corridor, Penn Avenue, garnered vocal criticism from the City Council Tuesday for not making room for bike lanes. Hennepin County has been overseeing a multifaceted planning process for Penn - a county road - to make it more attractive, spur adjacent development and accommodate unique, high-speed Metro Transit bus service.

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  17. Preliminary plans to develop Dayton land approved by Orono city leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... plat approval, which drew unanimous approval Monday. Now, the city says the plans need approval from Hennepin County and the Minnehaha Creek Watershed District as well as final approval from the Orono City Council, expected at the end of August or ...

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  18. Man arrested in most recent fatal Minneapolis shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    Minneapolis police said Tuesday that they arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with a fatal shooting of another man earlier this week. According to a news release, the man is being held without bail at the Hennepin County jail on probable cause of murder and attempted murder for the Monday morning shooting death of Omarr Deon Johnson, also 23. Johnson, who had no listed address, died from multiple gunshot wounds, according to a Tuesday release by the Hennepin County medical examiner's office.

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  19. Charges: Special Education Teacher Sexually Assaulted 16-Year-Old GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... is accused of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old female student, according to charges filed Tuesday by the Hennepin County attorney. David Scott Henderson has been charged with third-degree criminal sexual conduct position authority and third-degree ...

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  20. Penn Ave. concept splits Minneapolis, Hennepin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Finance and Commerce

    Members of the Minneapolis City Council's Transportation and Public Works Committee disagreed with the decision to route bikes off of Penn Avenue because bike lanes are included there in the city's long-term bike plan. Enter your user name and password in the fields above to gain access to the subscriber content on this site.

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