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Anoka tattoo shop needs to find new location because of city communication mix-up

A new tattoo shop and art studio was supposed to open in downtown Anoka on March 1, but thanks to a communication mixup with city hall it’s not being allowed to set up shop there. 294 more words


Anoka Woman, 84, Dies After Crashing Into Minivan

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) - An 84-year-old Anoka woman died Thursday after driving over the center line on Coon Rapids Boulevard and colliding with a minivan.

The woman was taken to a local hospital, where she died of her injuries. 55 more words


About 35,000 Apply For Section 8 Housing In The Metro

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Numbers from the Metropolitan Council show that about 35,000 people applied last week seeking Section 8 housing in the metro area.

The affordable housing program helps recipients pay 60 to 70 percent of their rent. 102 more words


Police Dog Finds Suspect Following 13-Hour Standoff

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials say a 28-year-old Anoka man was taken into custody Saturday following a 12-hour standoff with Wisconsin police.

The standoff started shortly before 3 a.m. 269 more words


Another Year, Another Shot :: Minneapolis Area Photographer

‘A life lived for art is never a life wasted.’  The Heist.  It’s what I’m listening to right. at. this. moment.  It seemed like a fitting way to start this blog.   1,471 more words


The Robbinsdale Sportsmen’s Club

Organized in 1939, The Robbinsdale Sportsmen’s Club officially adopted a constitution and by-laws on August 28th 1941. The first President was Rudolph Beck. Another original member, Jester “Mike” Banholzer was listed as the vice president of the organization. 243 more words


The Clash Preview: Bracket D

The Clash National Wrestling Duals is the premier high school dual meet wrestling tournament in the nation. It is going to be this weekend, January 2nd & 3rd, in Rochester, Minnesota. 571 more words