Hennepin County Newswire (Page 8)

Hennepin County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hennepin County, MN. (Page 8)

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  1. Minnesota Contractor Accused of Labor TraffickingRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 27 | Manufacturing.net

    A Twin Cities contractor is accused of bringing undocumented workers to Minnesota and threatening to report them to immigration officials if they complained about being underpaid and dangerous working conditions. Ricardo Batres is charged in Hennepin County with labor trafficking, theft by swindle and insurance fraud.

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  2. Judge denies Rep. Lesch's motion to dismiss defamation suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Star Tribune

    St. Paul City Attorney Lyndsey Olson's defamation lawsuit against state Rep. John Lesch will head to trial, after a Hennepin County judge denied Lesch's motion to have the case dismissed. In a decision filed Wednesday, Judge Frank Magill said Lesch's arguments for dismissing the case weren't sufficient.

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  3. Hennepin County Government Center parking ramp to close for constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Star Tribune

    The underground parking garage at the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis will be closed for seven weeks starting Monday for a construction project. Crews will be repairing the garage's concrete floors and walls, resealing the floors and repainting lines, according to the county.

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  4. Sen. Klobuchar asks Christine Blasey Ford: 'tell us what you don't forget'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Star Tribune

    ... spoke over each other, after which she was given five minutes to question Ford. She recalled her days as the Hennepin County attorney, and observed that for many years, allegations like those from Ford were often swept under the rug. Ford said under ...

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  5. Suspect in fatal car shooting arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... The suspect jumped into a waiting car that sped away from the scene. Authorities say the victim was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center where he died a short time later. He has not been identified. It will be a complex storm system we are ...

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  6. Teen charged in collision in stolen SUV that killed 3 in Minneapolis4 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... homicide and four counts of criminal vehicular operation, according to a criminal complaint filed in Hennepin County District Court. Hodge, who was hospitalized after the crash, is now in custody at Hennepin County Jail. He is scheduled to make his ...

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  7. Minneapolis fire chief eyes smaller vehicles for medical callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | Star Tribune

    ... from hospitals are also dispatched. Under the Mobile Integrated Healthcare project in partnership with Hennepin County EMS, certain calls would be routed to a new vehicle at Station 1 on Portland Avenue - potentially an ambulance, Fruetel said. That ...

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  8. Prince family moves suit against doctor to where he diedRead the original story

    Sep 13, 2018 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Attorneys for Prince's family have moved a medical malpractice and wrongful death lawsuit to the county where he died. Prince's family sued Dr. Michael Schulenberg and various health care providers in Hennepin County last month, saying they provided services to Prince in the weeks before his death but failed to treat his opioid addiction.

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  9. Ex-cop, Minneapolis want to put shooting lawsuit on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Post-Bulletin

    ... File) FILE - In this May 8, 2018, file photo, former Minneapolis police officer Mohamed Noor arrives at the Hennepin County Government Center for a hearing in Minneapolis. Noor is charged in the July 2017 shooting death of Justine Ruszczyk Damond, ...

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  10. Coming Up at 10: KSTP/Survey Usa Poll on Minnesota Governors Race Shows 1 Candidate With EdgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | KSTP

    A new KSTP/Survey USA poll shows one candidate with a lead in the race between DFL U.S. Rep. Tim Walz and Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson.

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  11. Walz, Johnson diverge on how to pay for opioid fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... and a bipartisan group of state lawmakers unsuccessfully pursued that in this year's legislative session. Hennepin County Commissioner Jeff Johnson, the Republican candidate, does not support that approach, which he said amounts to a new tax. He ...

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  12. Thor Cos., Hennepin County, others to open north-side complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... of a $100 million public-private redevelopment of three corners of the Penn-Plymouth intersection, including Hennepin County's expanding NorthPoint Health and Wellness Center, and a parking ramp. The RAC also will provide a new home for MEDA, the ...

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  13. Hennepin County boys tennis coach facing child sex crime charges Thursday, September 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | KVOX-FM Fargo

    St. Louis Park, MN - The boys' tennis coach at Benilde-St. Margaret's, a private Catholic school in St. Louis Park, has been fired by the school after administrators say they learned he's facing several felony child sex crimes charges in Wisconsin.

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

    Sep 10, 2018 | 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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  15. Here is the latest Minnesota news from The Associated Press at 3:40 a.m. CDTRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2018 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    ... county where Prince died. Prince's family sued Schulenberg and various health care providers last month in Hennepin County, saying they failed to treat his opioid addiction in the weeks before his death. Prince died in 2016 from a fentanyl overdose. ...

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  16. Mohamed Noor's Attorneys File Response Disputing State's Claims of Red FlagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | KSTP

    ... information "showing a racial or cultural bias of 20 to 40% against the minority test takers." However, the Hennepin County Attorney's office insisted the MMPI did what it was designed to do and in Noor's case, revealed a "reckless disregard for ...

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  17. Woman's death raises concern about Minneapolis homeless campRead the original story

    Sep 12, 2018 | The Navajo Times

    Alissa Rose Skipintheday, 26, was found unconscious and not breathing last week near the camp, which is known by locals as the Wall of Forgotten Natives because it is close to a highway sound wall and is made up primarily of Native Americans. Skipintheday died Saturday at Hennepin County Medical Center, the Star Tribune reported.

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  18. Minneapolis city leaders unveil plan to relocate homeless encampmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... individuals have actually been able to move out of the camp and into more permanent housing, according to Hennepin County. "It's been an incredible mobilization, but we are still stretched very thin," said David Hewitt, director of the Hennepin ...

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  19. Met Council scrambles to disperse 'decaying animal' sewer stenchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... plants. The stench chased nearby resident Garry Peterson off his porch this summer. Peterson, the retired Hennepin County Medical Examiner who oversaw autopsies for two decades, said the aroma was a familiar one. "I said, 'That smells like a dead ...

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  20. Noor's defense responds to the prosecution's claims about himRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... filed Wednesday in district court. The memo came in response to a flurry of filings last week, in which Hennepin County prosecutors said that Noor's behavior concerned psychiatrists and training officers about his fitness for duty long before he ...

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