Como Zoo Gorilla Celebrates 1st BirthdayArlene, the gorilla, celebrated her first birthday Monday. Zookeepers decorated the Gorilla House with some streamers and wrapped a few presents for her.
Woman Dies After Fall From Abandoned Minneapolis Grain ElevatorA woman has died after falling in an abandoned grain elevator in Minneapolis, city fire officials said.
St. Paul Seeks To Clear Up Como ConfusionThe St. Paul City Council wants to clear up confusion for drivers around the Como Park area. Council member Amy Brendmoen wants to change Horton Avenue to Como Avenue. She says it's an overdue renaming of the city's street grid.
Police Investigate Cause Of St. Paul Car CrashTwo people suffered minor injuries after a vehicle crashed into a grocery store on Rice Street in St. Paul Saturday night. According to authorities, Rachad Depre Bizzell, 32, drove into the Winnipeg Grocery store, around 8:15 p.m. Saturday on 864 Rice St., near Como Avenue. According to the criminal complaint, when officers arrived on the scene they found Bizzell lying on the ground next the driver’s door of his vehicle. A store clerk was also laying on the ground, surrounded by blood.
Police: Two Found Shot Dead In Car In Mpls. A man and a woman are dead, officials say, following a Friday night shooting in south Minneapolis. The Minneapolis Police Department says the shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. on the 3000 block of 29th Avenue South near the Longfellow neighborhood.
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