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2 Accused Of Stealing Over $35K By Way Of Identity Theft

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Two adults are accused of engaging in identity theft and check fraud to steal thousands from a number of victims in the Twin Cities, according to Hennepin County officials. 338 more words


Woman, 53, Charged With Stealing $700K From Employer

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A St. Bonifacius woman charged with stealing more than a half a million dollars from her employer is expected to make her first court appearance next week. 319 more words


Man Killed In Corcoran Crash Identified

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Officials have identified the 62-year-old man who died last Wednesday following a car crash in Corcoran.

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s Office said Stanley Hinds, of Maple Grove, died of multiple blunt force injuries following the crash on County Road 10 near the intersection of Larkin Road. 12 more words


Minneapolis' New Way Of Dealing With Downtown Panhandlers

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Panhandlers are hard to ignore on Minneapolis’s Nicollet Mall, but now the city is getting creative in dealing with them.

During the summer months, Minneapolis police and the Hennepin County deputies team up with workers from the Downtown Improvement District to increase patrols and offer assistance to the homeless. 257 more words


Target Looking To Sell West Campus In St. Louis Park

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Target’s west campus could be moving.

According to a Target spokesperson, Target wants to put it’s west campus building up for sale this November and move the 1,300 employees housed there to the Brooklyn Park campus. 74 more words


The worst six months of my life

In December of 2014, I was offered an opportunity that I thought would change my career and open so many wonderful doors for me. I left my pretty decent job at a mental health agency that paid me more than this new opportunity would, but I decided to take a leap of faith. 1,780 more words

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Barway Collins' Father Gets 40 Years In Prison In Son's Death

Additional reporting by Susan-Elizabeth Littlefield

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A Twin Cities man has pleaded guilty to intentional murder in the second-degree in the death of his 10-year-old son, whose body was found back in March in the Mississippi River. 386 more words