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Hennepin County Newswire

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  1. 2 dead after shooting in RosemountRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... wounds. A weapon was found near one of the bodies. The deceased's identities will be released once the Hennepin County medical examiner has performed autopsies. The incident remains under investigation by Rosemount police and the Minnesota Bureau of ...

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  2. Warm weather is melting winter economy in Minn., Wis.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Star Tribune

    ... in the North Woods raced Friday to haul lumber from the woods before roadways turned to mush. And the Hennepin County Sheriff issued a thin ice advisory. Others are adapting as winter wanes. Snowmobilers are traveling farther north in search of ...

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  3. TB testing planned at Central Middle SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Shakopee Valley News

    Parents of children in Central Middle School in Eden Prairie received an email and phone call on Wednesday, Feb. 9, reporting that someone at the school had been diagnosed with TB . Hennepin County Public Health communication manager Bill Belknap said that because of patient privacy laws, it could not be revealed whether the person was a student or staff member.

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  4. North/east news briefs: Ramsey County Board approves road projects for 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Star Tribune

    ... and more than 12,000 drainage structures. Project details can be found at www.ramseycounty.us/roadwork/. The Hennepin County Board may vote Thursday to expand its Joint Community Police Partnership to Crystal, a move that would cost $120,000 and ...

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  5. Hopkins Legionnaires' investigation continuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Shakopee Valley News

    ... spending time in Hopkins. To date, seven locations with one or more cooling towers have been identified by Hennepin County Public Health and the city of Hopkins, in collaboration with MDH, as being possible sources. As of Sept. 29, all of these ...

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  6. Hennepin County jury pool goes from basement to new 'penthouse'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    Hennepin County celebrated the opening of a new jury assembly room at the top of the Hennepin County Government Center on Feb. 17, 2017. Hennepin County unveiled a new $2.3 million renovation Friday of the assembly room where the 20,000 people a year serving on jury duty can check in and pass the time.

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  7. Lunds & Byerlys pension obligation key point in court battle between sibling ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... "Tres" Lund III, to cash out her 25 percent stake in the company. A five-day trial ended Monday, and now Hennepin County Chief Judge Ivy Bernhardson - who has ruled already that Lunds Inc. must buy Kim Lund out - must figure out the value of Kim ...

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  8. Wanna buy the Parkway Theater?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | City Pages

    ... owned the adjacent Pepitos restaurant since 1971, purchased the Parkway in 2006 for $500,000, according to Hennepin County records. Calls to the Parkway asking for details of the potential sale were not immediately returned. "Parkway Theater's ...

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  9. Warmest day of the year today will be a record setterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Star Tribune

    ... people that ice conditions near lake access points, shorelines and channels are quickly deteriorating. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office's Water Patrol is checking ice thickness on lakes and posting signs in areas with thin ice daily. If you see ...

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  10. UCare making big comeback in public health insurance programsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star Tribune

    ... at DHS, in an interview Thursday. "The other important piece is, HealthPartners is coming back into Hennepin County." To find new health plan options for enrollees, DHS negotiated contract changes for UCare, HealthPartners and four other managed ...

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  11. Hillman property purchase price is publicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Finance and Commerce

    ... years, Finance & Commerce previously reported . The purchase price works out to about $127 per square foot. Hennepin County values the properties at $820,000. The buyer financed the purchase, according to the certificate of real estate value. Both ...

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  12. Adjudication process didn't 'spiral out of control' in U football players' caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Star Tribune

    ... student-athletes and students. To understand this point, it is necessary to separate the decisions of the Hennepin County attorney's office from the school's approach. Criminal charges are not required for the campus adjudication process. The burden ...

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  13. Bar Buzz: All you need is love, and a judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Minnesota Lawyer

    Stefane and Anthony Merwin are among the 31 couples wed on Valentine's Day, Feb. 14, at the Hennepin County Government Center. As in years past, the judges and staff performed a wedding blow-out with nuptials for all who wanted them.

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  14. With temps threatening 60 on Friday, officials warn ice is too thin to drive onRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Star Tribune

    The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is warning people against driving on frozen bodies of water, which are melting earlier than anticipated. Unseasonably warm weather in the last few days has deteriorated ice conditions of lake shorelines, access points and channels, according to the Sheriff's Office.

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  15. Aging resident dies after Eden Prairie caregiver forgot to plug in heart pumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Star Tribune

    ... two hours" and a form to document the more frequent checks. The resident was identified Wednesday by the Hennepin County medical examiner's office as 79-year-old Bradley J. Mills, a father of four who lived in Burnsville and worked for the U.S. ...

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  16. Authorities ID Crystal 2-year-old allegedly beaten to death by mom's boyfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Star Tribune

    ... head wounds and other injuries, according to charges filed Tuesday against the mother's boyfriend. The Hennepin County medical examiner's office, in disclosing the boy's identity, said he died at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis late Sunday ...

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  17. Nashville Police Call Driver Who Struck Protesters a "Victim"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | StreetsBlog.org

    ... afternoon in Minneapolis, injuring a 16-year-old girl, has not been charged with any crime. That's [] Hennepin County prosecutors will not charge the driver who plowed into a Minneapolis street protest late last year, injuring a 16-year-old girl. ...

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  18. Man Accused of Killing Crystal Child will Stay in Jail for NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | KSTP

    Quran Mitchell walked into the courtroom today at the Hennepin County Public Safety Facility looking nervous. He never once looked at the family members of Joshua Isaiah Lockhart Jr., the boy he is accused of killing.

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  19. 2-Year-Old Crystal Boy Killed Identified, Man Charged to Appear in CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | KSTP

    The Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office has identified a 2-year-old Crystal boy that died Sunday as Joshua Isaiah Lockhart, Jr. The man charged with second-degree murder in the case will appear in court Wednesday. Quran Jabari Mitchell, 21, is the boyfriend of Joshua's mother who has not been identified.

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  20. Boyfriend charged in death of Crystal toddlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Valley News Live

    ... and was neurologically unresponsive. The boy was declared dead on February 12. An autopsy performed by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner showed the victim had head injuries and bilateral retinal hemorrhages consistent with blunt force trauma. ...

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