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Man Accusing Roseville Cops Of Excessive Force

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Minneapolis man says he was brutalized by Roseville police, and now he’s taking them to court.

The incident happened last May near Lexington Avenue and Highway 36. 269 more words


Countdown To Taxes Begins As April 15 Deadline Looms

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The countdown is on. Taxpayers have until midnight Tuesday to get their taxes done.

The IRS will receive about 135 million tax returns by the April 15 deadline. 311 more words


Minn. Has The 6th-Highest Taxes In The U.S., Census Bureau Says

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Like the warmer weather, Tax Day is a part of spring.

And your taxes are due exactly one week from Tuesday.

You may be surprised to know that numbers released by the U.S. 261 more words


Farmers Worried April Snow Signals Repeat Of Last Spring

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A year ago, the spring snow went into May, and it prevented some farmers from getting their crops in.

“That was extraordinarily bad,” said Dave Pfarr, who farms 900 acres in Sibley County. 209 more words


Spring Sports Falling Behind -- Again -- Due To Cold & Snow

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The spring sports season should have started already, but with the cold and now snow on the way, spring sports are once again falling behind. 300 more words


Minn. Bartender Recounts Getting Shot Twice While Doing His Job

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A St. Cloud bartender says he’s lucky to be alive after being shot twice early Saturday morning.

James Gackstetter, 31, was shot just outside of the Press Bar, where he works. 288 more words


Re-Enactor Explains Picture With Nazi Flags Taken At Mpls. Restaurant

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A popular northeast Minneapolis restaurant is taking heat, after a picture surfaced showing Nazi flags at a holiday party.

The picture was taken inside Gasthof’s, and it appeared Monday in… 273 more words