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Minnesotans Take Advantage Of Open Absentee Voting

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – It’s still two weeks until Election Day, but the voting has already begun. For the first time in Minnesota, anyone can vote early. 303 more words


Woman Charged In Fatal Mpls. Strip Club Shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A St. Paul woman is charged with a fatal shooting inside a downtown Minneapolis strip club.

Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman said Tuesday 29-year-old Jasmine Nicole Jones is charged with second-degree murder. 101 more words


Educational Series - Juvenile Justice System in Hennepin County

How the Juvenile Justice System works in Hennepin County

Minneapolis Police Department – 4th Precinct
1925 Plymouth Ave. N.

Last year, Court Watch hosted an educational series on the Criminal Justice System that was very well attended and well received. 284 more words

Henn. Co. Creates Team To Help High-Risk Inmates

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Hennepin County inmates with mental illness, chemical dependency issues and those who are likely to re-offend will have some extra help when they’re released. 115 more words


High Court Vacates Sentence In '10 Market Killings

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mandatory sentence of life without parole for a man convicted of killing three people in a Minneapolis market when he was a teen was vacated Wednesday by the Minnesota Supreme Court. 465 more words


The Truth About Highway 81 Money

By Andrew Richter

Since John Budziszewski is going on about how precious this Highway 81 money is, I thought I’d go through the history of this issue. 764 more words

City Government

Minneapolis City Council member pushing for e-cigarette ban

A member of the Minneapolis City Council is proposing a ban on e-cigarettes in the city.

The Star Tribune reports that council member Cam Gordon is pitching a ban on the use of e-cigarettes in indoor public spaces. 285 more words