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Since the sudden and surprising death of Minnesota’s own Prince just over a week ago, several public displays have been created by fans around the Twin Cities. 298 more words

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Hennepin County Offers Safe Prescription Drug Disposal

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Locations across the Twin Cities are accepting medicines for safe disposal.

The drop-off locations will accept prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, supplements and pet medicines. 54 more words


No Exonerations After Reviewing 14,000 Old Cases With DNA

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Hennepin County authorities released the results of a study that reviewed more than 14,000 criminal convictions from the 1980s through the 1990s Wednesday. 140 more words


Sheriff: Body Found Near Franklin Avenue Bridge In Mpls.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after the body of a man was found near the Franklin Avenue Bridge Wednesday morning. … 54 more words


Hennepin County In Land Dispute With School Over Construction Project

RICHFIELD, Minn. (WCCO) — A private school is concerned about a road construction project that will take a piece of their land.

Hennepin County is adding a round-about to the intersection of 66th Street and Nicollet Avenue in Richfield. 363 more words


Siren Malfunction A Scare For Many Hennepin Co. Residents

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — For anybody in Hennepin County who woke up to an unexpected siren Tuesday morning: it was just a malfunction.

According to Hennepin County officials, the “siren activation appears to have been a mistake/malfunction” to their knowledge at this point. 290 more words


RFK in Indianapolis, 1968

On Friday morning, I went for a run along Plymouth Avenue in North Minneapolis. It was a chilly morning, one that forced me to pull out the sweatshirt and the gloves, and a lingering winter sun provided little warmth. 853 more words