Hennepin County Newswire (Page 7)

Hennepin County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Met Council aims to extend its wastewater treatment network to RogersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 22 | Star Tribune

    The Metropolitan Council is preparing to buy a suburban wastewater treatment plant for the first time in four decades, bringing a fast-growing corner of northwest Hennepin County into its massive regional network. The city of Rogers has requested that the council take over its nearly 60-year-old treatment plant, which will be phased out for a new regional Crow River plant at the western border of the county.

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  2. From Richfield to Anoka, women of color made history in this year's electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Star Tribune

    At fundraisers and front doors, Angela Conley told voters she was a renter, rode the bus and once relied on county services in a tough time. Only then would she mention that if elected she would become the first black commissioner in Hennepin County's 166-year history.

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  3. Hennepin County sheriff alludes to transition in letter to staff,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Star Tribune

    Rich Stanek, Hennepin County's spotlight-savoring sheriff of 12 years, has been conspicuously quiet since his bombshell loss to a political rookie. As of Friday, Stanek had not reached out to concede, congratulate or talk transition plans with Dave "Hutch" Hutchinson, the Metro Transit police lieutenant who astonished everyone - himself included - with the victory.

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  4. Readers Write: Atmospheric impressions of an election door knocker,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... middle-class folks fix up and stay in their homes; for pioneering livable wages/benefits initiatives at the Hennepin County Board; for both your effectiveness and never-say-quit leadership that brought light rail to the Hiawatha Corridor, for the ...

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  5. U of M Professor Sentenced to 4 Months in Hennepin County WorkhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2018 | KSTP

    The University of Minnesota professor convicted of falsifying his retirement account's value in an attempt to cheat his ex-wife out of her share was sentenced Friday to four months in the Hennepin County Workhouse and four years of probation. A release from the Hennepin County Attorney's Office said if he successfully completes his probation, the felony convictions will be reduced to misdemeanors.

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  6. McQuillan Bros Helps Residents Free Up Holiday CashRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2018 | SBWire

    ... real-time travel tracking. For water heater cleaning in Saint Paul or boiler replacement in Minneapolis and Hennepin County, McQuillan Bros is the company to call: 651.237.5097.

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  7. Minnesota Housing to invest $87.5M in low-income housing projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | National Mortgage News

    ... Blons said, noting that there are now about 800 single adults on a waiting list for supportive housing in Hennepin County. "Those fears have really dissipated," she said. "It goes to the idea that this kind of supportive housing works for the people ...

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  8. The Blue Wave Is Just Getting StartedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | The Nation

    ... beat a horrific Republican sheriff who'd been working hand in hand with ICE to deport residents of Hennepin County, Minnesota. Dave's plan to reform the sheriff's department with an eye toward how it can better work with and not against people of ...

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  9. Bar Buzz: Upstart shows strong in Hennepin County attorney raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Minnesota Lawyer

    Despite his strong showing against a formidable incumbent Tuesday, Mark Haase came away a little disappointed in his Hennepin County attorney race results. Haase, the DFL-endorsed candidate, received 229,879 votes Tuesday, according to the Secretary of State's office.

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  10. Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | St. Cloud Times

    ... the best registered voter turnout were rural communities along the state's northern and western borders. Hennepin County voters notched the sixth-highest turnout. Hennepin County has been a leader in the use of absentee early voting, Simon said. ...

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  11. Graco will double size of its Rogers plant and training centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... the city plans to provide $1.53 million in tax increment financing breaks over a nine-year period and that Hennepin County this week agreed to give Graco grants worth about $836,000 to cover infrastructure and utility costs. "Graco really is one of ...

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  12. South Minneapolis gas station shooting victim was Bloomington teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Star Tribune

    The Hennepin County medical examiner on Thursday identified a man who was fatally shot earlier this week outside a south Minneapolis gas station. Mohamed Ali Abdi, 18, of Bloomington, was shot in the head about 12:50 p.m. Tuesday in the parking lot of a Speedway at Bloomington Avenue S. and E. 25th Street. 4 comments

  13. Readers Write: California shooting, calls for bipartisanship,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Star Tribune

    Readers Write: California shooting, calls for bipartisanship, Editorial Board advice for Ellison, red-blue in the governor's race and the Hennepin County sheriff's race Instead of raving about a caravan of unarmed, desperate people, including mothers with small children, the president might do better to worry about white, male American shooters killing people all over the country. If you're a student or a teacher like me, you're in the line of fire.

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  14. When low-income families can meet their basic needs, children are healthierRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... for young children, and positive mental health among mothers. Nearly half of families interviewed at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis reported that they were hardship-free. At Boston Medical Center, only about one quarter of the ...

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  15. Midwest's First Gay Sheriff: Dave Hutchinson Elected Top Cop in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2018 | Towleroad

    'View' Co-Host on Jim Acosta: 'What I Saw Was Battery, Not by Jim Acosta, but by the White House Aide' - WATCH Dave "Hutch" Hutchinson defeated pro-Trump, anti-immigrant three-time incumbent Rich Stanek to be elected sheriff of Hennepin County, Minnesota in a stunning upset. Hutchinson won by more than 2,300 votes but Stanek has so far refused to concede, releasing this statement : "On behalf of Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek, we thank everyone who voted in the Hennepin County Sheriff Election and to all the many volunteers who have supported this effort for the past several months.

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  16. Guilty verdict in deaths of man, baby in Hennepin County Wednesday, November 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    ... to broadcast for free. Please consider adding our site to your adblocker's whitelist. MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Hennepin County District Court judge has found a 19-year-old defendant guilty of fatally shooting a Minneapolis man and a baby. Jquan McInnis ...

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  17. Guilty verdict in deaths of man, baby in Hennepin CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    A Hennepin County District Court judge has found a 19-year-old defendant guilty of fatally shooting a Minneapolis man and a baby. Jquan McInnis was found guilty of two counts of first-degree murder in the deaths of 20-year-old Gustav Christianson II and seven-month-old Jayden Redden.

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  18. No Cargill? Investor pays $50 million for building anywayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | Finance and Commerce

    ... in an interview Wednesday. The deal closed on Oct. 5. The transaction works out to $194.80 per square foot. Hennepin County values the property at $33.8 million for tax purposes. The office building is between the sites of the future Blake Road and ...

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  19. Man shot outside south Minneapolis gas station dies; arrest madeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... to an expedited resolution." The suspect is a 27-year-old man with no permanent address, according to the Hennepin County jail log. An SUV registered to him was spotted leaving the scene, according to emergency dispatch audio, which said a female ...

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  20. Hennepin County Board approves $2.4 million in water quality leviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2018 | Star Tribune

    The Hennepin County Board on Tuesday approved $2.4 million in special tax levies for four water quality improvement projects in the county's northern and central suburbs. Levies for the projects, ranging from flood mitigation to stabilizing streams, were requested by watershed management commissions for Bassett Creek, Elm Creek, Shingle Creek and the Mississippi River.

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