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Good Question: What Happens To All The Trash At The Mall Of America?

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Every year, 42 million people visit the more than 500 stores and restaurants at the Mall of America. Ultimately, that translates into an annual average about 10,000 tons of trash — or about 28 tons per day. 315 more words


Man Pleads Guilty To Knowingly Transmitting HIV

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO/AP) – The Minneapolis man accused of passing the HIV virus to others has pleaded guilty to two counts of attempted first-degree assault.

Daniel Rick, 33, reached a plea agreement on Monday relating to a 2009 case. 147 more words

Frozen Minnehaha Falls

Minnehaha Falls is a 53-foot (16 meter) waterfall located in Minneapolis in Minnehaha Park on Minnehaha Creek, a tributary of the Mississippi River located in Hennepin County, Minnesota.flickr


Hennepin County Talks Heroin At Community Forum

BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. (AP) – The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is holding another town hall forum to educate the community about the dangers of heroin, and tell residents what they can do to help stop addiction before it starts. 101 more words


April Storm Dumps Foot Of Snow In Minn., Wis.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Just when it seemed like spring was here, an April snowstorm has dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Minnesota. 118 more words


HCMC Planning To Expand With New, 322,000-Square-Foot Clinic

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The Hennepin County Medical Center is growing to meet the demand for more outpatient care.

The Hennepin County Board approved $10 million to buy property right across from the emergency room, on 8th Street South, between Park and Chicago avenues. 18 more words


Body Found In Rural Minn. ID'ed As Iowa Woman

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota medical examiner has identified the body of a missing Iowa woman found in a rural area near Minneapolis over the weekend. 71 more words