It is really hard to recover from homelessness. In addition to the basic lack of food, hygiene, and shelter, homelessness presents long-term challenges that make it even harder for people to find opportunities and get back on their feet. 423 more words
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MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials in the north metro say the bravery and quick thinking of deputies likely saved the lives of two men in the basement of a burning home. 154 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The man who murdered a 95-year-old grandfather in his Anoka home was sentenced Monday to life in prison.
Isaiah Thomas, 28, pleaded guilty last month. 268 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A technical college in the north metro went under lockdown for about an hour Thursday afternoon.
Anoka Technical College went into lockdown around noon, with officials telling students to get to a secure location and lock the doors. 194 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 28-year-old is pleading guilty to the murder of a 95-year-old grandfather in his Anoka home.
According to the Anoka County Attorney’s office, Isaiah Montrell Thomas admitted in court that he broke into Albert Loehlein’s home in November 2016 and beat him to death before ransacking the house. 181 more words
MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — When she filed suit against her former employer, Fox News, in the summer on 2016, Anoka native Gretchen Carlson had no idea what her future looked like. 589 more words