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Fewer Hennepin County teens are becoming moms

The teen birth rate in Hennepin County continued its downward trend in 2013, the county announced Wednesday.

In 2013, a total of 597 babies were born to mothers between the 15 and 19 years old – a 15 percent decrease from… 241 more words


Tax, Tax, Tax, It's Never Enough

By Andrew Richter

Of all the despotic things government could do to screw us out of money this is near the top. First, check out the title of this idiotic article… 461 more words


Report: More Millennials Moving Into Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - A growing number of 20- and 30-somethings are calling Minneapolis home.

The Millennial generation is up by more than 20 percent in recent years, … 245 more words


Officers Won't Be Indicted In Highway 212 Shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Hennepin County grand jury won’t bring charges against four officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man and woman on Highway 212 earlier this year. 121 more words


Champlin Man Pleads Guilty To Murder Of Ex-Wife

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Champlin man plead guilty to murdering his ex-wife Thursday afternoon.

Robert Siegfried, 37, pleaded guilty to attempted premeditated first-degree murder in the death of his ex-wife on Labor Day. 196 more words


Suspect killed by police on I-694 was HS student in Washington; homicide victim IDed

The man who was fatally shot by police on Interstate 694 in Shoreview following an apparent homicide and subsequent police chase early Wednesday morning was a high school student in Washington state. 469 more words


Workers Blame Inmate Influx For Injuries

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Workers at a Minnesota psychiatric facility are being hurt on the job more often due in part to a recent state law that has forced the facility to quickly admit more jail inmates. 696 more words