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Coon Rapids PD: 2 Found Dead In Buffalo Wild Wings Parking Lot

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — An autopsy is needed to determine the cause of death of two young people found in a Buffalo Wild Wings parking lot late Thursday afternoon in Coon Rapids. 80 more words


Charges: Drunken Driver Screams ‘Kill Me,’ Kicks Trooper In Face

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A 26-year-old man is accused of kicking a female state trooper in the face while being arrested over the weekend for drunken driving. 264 more words


Goodbye Tour: Part 3

I have finally taken the time to sit down and write my second to last blog post before leaving to Senegal. Since I received and accepted my invitation to serve in the Peace Corps, I have made it my mission to travel and see as many friends and family members as possible with the understanding that I might not see them for two years or longer. 870 more words


Coon Rapids H.S. Choir Teacher Hits Right Note With Students

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — We’re half way through the school week, so we’d like to take a break and thank a teacher who is doing excellent work in the classroom. 354 more words


Charges: Teen Kidnaps Man At Knifepoint, Demands He Find Locksmith

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Coon Rapids man could face decades in prison in connection to a bizarre and violent kidnapping case.

The Anoka County Attorney’s office says 19-year-old Anthony Armonie Cooper is charged with one count of kidnapping and a count of second-degree assault. 215 more words


Alloy Brewing

I’m painfully slow in sharing this story, as I visited the brewery at the end of June. My apologies! In the meantime, I hope you’ve been able to read… 223 more words

Craft Beer

16 Years Later, Minnesotans Remember Victims, Heroes Of 9/11

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Across the country, memorial services were held to mark the 16th anniversary of 9/11, the worst terrorist attack on U.S. soil.

Survivors and family members who lost loved ones attended a service at One World Trade Center to honor the victims of the attacks. 135 more words