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The Slaves of F. A. W. Davis

Davis owned $20,000 in land in St. Paul in Ramsey County. (See “The South Is Coming North,” Weekly Minnesotian, 4 November 1854, 4.)

He lived in Natchez, Adams County, Mississippi. 15 more words

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The Slaves of Henry S. Dawson

Dawson owned the SW quarter of section 1, the NE quarter of section 2, and the NW quarter of section 1 in Township 111 north of Range 17 West in Goodhue County. 95 more words

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Officer Who Shot and Killed Philando Castile Charged With Manslaughter

article by Victoria Uwumarogie via madamenoire.com

Prosecutor John J. Choi of Ramsey County, Minnesota announced today that Officer Jeronimo Yanez will face three criminal charges for shooting and killing… 289 more words


Suspect In Fatal Memphis Shooting Arrested In Ramsey County

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The U.S. Marshals Service says a man charged with murder in the shooting death of a former University of Memphis student has been caught in Minnesota. 119 more words


Arbitrator Rules To Reinstate Ramsey Co. Deputy Fired For Animal Cruelty

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Ramsey County Sheriff’s Deputy who was caught on camera abusing his K-9 partner is back on the job Tuesday.

Ramsey County fired Deputy Brett Berry after an internal investigation into his actions on a night in June 2015 when surveillance video captured him appearing to abuse his police dog, Boone. 329 more words


Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Challenging Teacher Tenure Laws

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Ramsey County judge has dismissed a lawsuit that challenged Minnesota’s teacher tenure laws.

A group of Minnesota parents and national education reform groups sued last spring, maintaining that the laws giving layoff protection to teachers after three years on the job protect ineffective teachers. 104 more words


Good Samaritans Save 2 Men From Drowning In Cold Lake

RAMSEY COUNTY, Minn. (WCCO) — Even though they know how to swim, two men almost drowned on Sunday morning in a cold lake before two good Samaritans were able to save them. 484 more words