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After Major Shooting Incident Downtown, Mpls. Officials Push For ChangeCity officials are searching for ways to stop the violence after six people were shot in downtown Minneapolis. The shooting happened during bar closing time early Saturday morning. Despite a heavy police presence, at least two gunman opened fire on 5th Street between First and Hennepin Avenues.
Bar Close Gunfight Injures 6 In Downtown MinneapolisPolice say three people are in custody after as many as six people were shot in downtown Minneapolis early Saturday morning. Officers were called to the incident at about 2:30 a.m. on 5th Street between 1st and Hennepin Avenues.
Section Of 5th Street Closes As Mpls. Reconfigures DowntownOfficials in Minneapolis say a section of 5th Street by the new Vikings stadium construction site is slated to close Monday as part of a construction project to reconfigure how people get around downtown.
High Winds Bring Down Scaffolding At Vikings Stadium Site, No InjuriesAuthorities say high winds caused scaffolding to collapse on the edge of the Vikings stadium site and fall onto a downtown Minneapolis street. The Minneapolis Police Department says the incident happened late Sunday afternoon.
Police Dog Finds Suspect Following 13-Hour Standoff Officials say a 28-year-old Anoka man was taken into custody Saturday following a 12-hour standoff with Wisconsin police.
Hudson Man Arrested After 13-Hour StandoffHudson Police arrested a man who barricaded himself inside his home after a 13-hour standoff that involved the local SWAT team. Police say the man's girlfriend called them to a house near 5th and Myrtle streets around 3 a.m. because he was trashing the residence. She got out of the home before contacting police.
Woman, 24, Charged After Allegedly Running Over Woman With Car In Mpls.A Minneapolis woman has been charged with first degree assault after allegedly hitting a woman with her vehicle in downtown Minneapolis early Saturday. Vanessa Ida Uzong, 24, has been charged with one count of assault in the first degree – great bodily harm.
Police Credited For Saving Man Stabbed Over CigaretteThe quick thinking of three Minneapolis police officers is being credited for saving a man's life. An officer saw two people arguing early Saturday morning on Nicollet Mall and 5th Street when a girl pulled out a knife and stabbed a man.
Man Stabbed Overnight In MinneapolisA man is recovering after being stabbed overnight in downtown Minneapolis. The stabbing occurred around 2:30 a.m. Saturday morning near a bus stop on 5th Street and Nicollet Mall.
Mpls. Wants To Repair, Restore North Loop's Brick Roads The fastest developing neighborhood in Minneapolis is also one of the toughest areas on vehicles and their suspension systems. You could call it the North Loop Bounce -- the feel of driving over brick streets built for a different century. Steve Young rumbles his way along the uneven surfaces several times a day.
Metro Green Line Test Train Collides With CarNo one was seriously injured Sunday night after a Metro Transit Green Line test train collided with a vehicle, according to authorities.
2 Hit By Stray Bullets, 3 Arrested In Downtown Mpls. ShootoutPolice arrested three people after an overnight shooting in downtown Minneapolis Saturday which injured two women. The incident happened on 2nd Avenue near 5th Street at about 2:30 a.m. when passengers from two separate cars began firing shots at each other, according to Minneapolis Police. Two women in a third and fourth car were hit by stray bullets