A main thoroughfare in Northeast Minneapolis has reopened after being closed for much of 2014. The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced that Central Avenue reopened to traffic on Tuesday.
Canadian police say a false alarm went out Thursday night, informing people that murder suspect Ty Hoffman was believed to be in Thunder Bay after officers thought they saw him and a car with Minnesota license plates.
Two people died Friday evening in Anoka County following a rear-end crash on east-bound Interstate-694, according to the Minnesota State Patrol The crash happened shortly after 8 p.m. near the intersection of Matterhorn Drive in Fridley. Authorities say a male driver was traveling over 100 miles per hour when he rear-ended a semi truck in the eastbound lanes.
A 34-year-old St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to fleeing police and crashing into a vehicle, killing one person and seriously injuring another, according to the Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman.
A carbon monoxide leak forced several families out of a northeast Minneapolis apartment building. Ten people went to the hospital with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning. No one is in serious or critical condition.
Police responded Thursday night to the third drive-by shooting in the past week. According to Faribault Police, a drive-by shooting was reported Thursday at 11:45 p.m. in the 900 block of Central Avenue NW. The apparent target was a single-family home with several occupants, including young children. The home was struck by several bullets, but no one was injured.
When you think of streetcars, you might think of places like San Francisco. But now the city of Minneapolis wants to drive this old world idea into our 20th century reality. City Council will take its first vote on a plan to add streetcars into the heart of downtown.
Minneapolis police are asking the public’s help in identifying two robbery suspects after they allegedly beat a man last month and stole his wallet.
A 13-year-old girl was almost lured into a man’s car as she was walking home from school on Thursday afternoon in Columbia Heights, police say.
Police say they’ve located a suspect in connection with the armed robbery at a CVS Pharmacy, after asking for the public’s help about two weeks ago.
Police are asking for the public’s help to identify an armed robber.
Police are investigating after a man was shot multiple times at a St. Paul gas station overnight.
The Minneapolis FBI is searching for a man wanted in an armed robbery of a U.S. Bank.