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Man, 18, Charged In Fatal Minneapolis Shooting

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials say an 18-year-old Robbinsdale man is charged with shooting and killing another man last week in south Minneapolis.

The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office says Eugene Watkins faces a second-degree murder charge in the death of 19-year-old Jason Adams. 122 more words


Teen charged with murder over shooting death of his girlfriend

When Ahmed Abdi returns to Minnesota from Kansas City, Missouri, he’ll answer to murder charges in connection with the shooting death of 21-year-old Ayan Abdulahi. 156 more words


Drunk Driver Who Killed 16-Year-Old Gets 9 Years

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Coon Rapids man who killed a 16-year-old Brooklyn Center boy while driving drunk, with a blood-alcohol level more than three times the legal limit, will spend most of the next decade behind bars. 233 more words


Judge Denies Pierre Collins' Request To See Son's Body

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A judge has denied a request from the man charged with murdering his son, after he asked if he could be temporarily released to say his goodbyes to the boy. 219 more words


Mpls. Businesses Brace For Styrofoam Container Ban

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A ban on Styrofoam containers in Minneapolis restaurants went into effect on Earth Day, Wednesday.

The ordinance requires all food and drinks prepared for dine-in or take-out to be placed in packaging that can re-used, recycled, or composted. 343 more words


Maple Grove and Rogers Housing Supply--April 2015

Maple Grove and Rogers are two of the fastest growing areas in Hennepin County.  There is between 3.5 and a 4 month supply of homes on the market in both cities.   42 more words

Real Estate

We Don't Need Another Regional Trail

By Andrew Richter

Now if you want to ride a bike in Crystal, I have one question; what is stopping you? We have bike lanes on our major streets, sidewalks, parks etc. 411 more words

City Government