Hennepin County Newswire (Page 2)

Hennepin County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hennepin County, MN. (Page 2)

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  1. Woman charged in Medicaid fraud, allegedly used her children in scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Post-Bulletin

    The Minnesota attorney general's office says a woman bilked taxpayers out of more than $200,000 by fraudulently claiming that her children needed personal care attendants. Nena Jean Jones, 38, was charged Monday in Hennepin County court with 10 felony theft counts.

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  2. President Trump's approval falls in new Minnesota PollRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Star Tribune

    President Donald Trump's popularity is on the decline in Minnesota, according to a new Star Tribune/MPR News Minnesota Poll that shows a majority of likely voters disapprove of his job performance. Statewide, 56 percent disapprove of Trump, while 39 percent approve.

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  3. UM Study: Infrastructure biggest factor in bike safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Post-Bulletin

    ... when passing. Researchers used bike-mounted camera and recording equipment to study 3,000 passing events in Hennepin County. They measured rates of vehicular encroachment - incidents when a car fails to maintain a minimum three-foot passing distance ...

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  4. Hennepin County eyes a 5.5 percent increase in the property tax levyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Star Tribune

    Hennepin County officials said Tuesday they need to raise $43 million more in property taxes next year, in part to pay for personnel and the surging costs of protecting children from abuse and neglect. County Administrator David Hough proposed a 5.5 percent increase in the property tax levy during his budget presentation to the County Board.

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  5. Seniors prepare for Medicare plan shiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Post-Bulletin

    Residents with Medicare Cost health plans have to switch because of a federal law eliminating the policy next year in most of the state, The Star Tribune reported . The 2003 law says Medicare Cost plans cannot be offered in areas with significant competition from Medicare Advantage plans.

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  6. Body recovered from Lake Minnetonka was that of father of 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Post-Bulletin

    ... Erick Barbieri-Astorga Sunday after his empty boat was found circling near Big Island late Saturday. The Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek says the boater's body was found about 150 yards from the north shore of the island, where the water is ...

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  7. resistance persistence: Recap of August, new September eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Southside Pride

    ... the appetite for change was enough to ensure that a few non-partisan candidates made decent showings against Hennepin county incumbents to stay in the race, notably Angela Conley for commissioner District 4, Mark Haase for county attorney, and ...

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  8. The Wall of Forgotten NativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Southside Pride

    ... move to one of those sites? And aren't there other public buildings owned by the State of Minnesota, or Hennepin County, or the City of Minneapolis that are not being used this winter? The following is a statement from Metropolitan Urban Indian ...

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  9. U of M Professor Convicted of Attempted Theft by SwindleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | KSTP

    A University of Minnesota professor has been convicted of falsifying his retirement account's value in an attempt to cheat his ex-wife out of her share, the Hennepin County Attorney's Office announced Monday. A release said Massoud Amin, a high-ranking professor and director of the university's Technological Leadership Institute, was convicted by jury of one count of attempted theft by swindle.

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  10. U of M professor found guilty of shorting retirement balances to cheat ex-wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Star Tribune

    ... of time and potential losses of more than $100,000. "We are pleased by the jury's quick decision," said Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman. "Not only was he trying to cheat his wife out of what was rightfully hers, but he also was deceiving the ...

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  11. Ed Sheeran Visits Patients At Boston Children's HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | CBS Local

    DNR Expects Good Duck Hunting For Saturday Opener Duck hunting should be good when Minnesota's main waterfowl season opens Saturday morning, wildlife managers said Monday. Absentee Voting For Midterm Election Available Friday Eligible voters in Hennepin County will be allowed to cast their absentee ballots beginning Friday.

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  12. MN Seniors Prepare for Medicare Plan ShiftRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | KAAL-TV Austin

    An estimated 320,000 seniors across Minnesota will need to change Medicare health plans in the coming months. The Star Tribune reports that residents with Medicare Cost health plans have to switch because of a federal law eliminating the policy next year in most of the state.

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  13. Survey Finds 2M U.S. Teens Are Vaping MarijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | CBS Local

    Absentee Voting For Midterm Election Available Friday Eligible voters in Hennepin County will be allowed to cast their absentee ballots beginning Friday. Body Recovered From Lake Minnetonka Was Father Of 4 Searchers found the body of 40-year-old Erick Barbieri-Astorga Sunday after his empty boat was found circling near Big Island late Saturday.

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  14. Hunt on for driver who crashed on I-94, left one passenger dead, other badly hurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Star Tribune

    ... SUV, the patrol said. Sykes did not have on a seat belt. David J. Bryant, 37, of Minneapolis, was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center with life-threatening injuries, the patrol added. He was in critical condition Monday afternoon, a hospital ...

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  15. 3 boats, dock destroyed by fire on Lake MinnetonkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Post-Bulletin

    The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says one boat caught fire in the bay Sunday afternoon.

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  16. GoFundMe Page Identifies Boater Pulled from Lake Minnetonka as Husband, FatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | KSTP

    A GoFundMe page has identified the man whose body was located near the area of Big Island on Lake Minnetonka Sunday as Erick Barbieri-Astorga. The boater's body was recovered within 150 feet of the area Hennepin County deputies had been searching after a 40-year-old boater was reported missing, the sheriff's department said Sunday.

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  17. Poll: Walz has 9-point lead over JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Post-Bulletin

    ... a six-term congressman from southern Minnesota, while 36 percent said they would like to see Johnson, a Hennepin County commissioner, become the next governor. It's a notable 9-point advantage for Walz, though 16 percent of voters polled said they ...

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  18. Family IDs body of boater recovered from Lake MinnetonkaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | Star Tribune

    Erick Barbieri-Astorga's body was recovered by searchers late Saturday morning, a family member wrote on an online fundraising page started to benefit his wife and four children. His empty 21-foot recreational boat was located the night before circling near Big Island, according to Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek.

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  19. Divers locate body in Lake Minnetonka after boater missing Monday, September 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 17 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office says the body was found Sunday near Big Island. Deputies had been searching that area for a missing boater since Saturday evening.

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  20. From addict to crusader: A new leader emerges in Minnesota's Indian communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | Star Tribune

    ... "James knows the streets. He knows addiction, and the powerful force that he is," said Peter McLaughlin, a Hennepin County commissioner who represents much of south Minneapolis. "He is a great voice for the community." Cross and Minneapolis Mayor ...

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