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Shoe Store Armed Robber Indicted

A 41-year-old Fridley man was indicted Wednesday in federal court in connection with the armed robbery of two Twin Cities-area shoe stores back in early January.

02/06/2013

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Fridley Man Enters Guilty Plea For Groping Girl, 11, At Wal-Mart

A 29-year-old man Fridley man charged with criminal sexual conduct for allegedly groping an 11-year-old girl at Fridley Wal-Mart has entered a petition for a guilty plea on Tuesday.

01/23/2013

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New Taxi Squad Announced For New Year’s Eve

There have been no drunk driving deaths in the state for the last four years on New Year’s Eve. Police are hoping tonight becomes a fifth in a row.

12/31/2012

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Police Looking For Car, Driver Connected To Injured Man On Fridley Roadside

Authorities still want to know what happened to a man who was found early Saturday morning in Fridley with serious injuries.

12/10/2012

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Man Found Injured Alongside Highway 65 In Fridley

Authorities want to know what happened to a man who was found early Saturday morning in Fridley with serious injuries.

12/08/2012

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Man Gets 120 Days For Forcing Girl, 12, To Run In Diaper

A 35-year-old Fridley man was sentenced Tuesday to 120 days in jail for forcing his girlfriend’s 12-year-old daughter to run outside in a diaper is a punishment.

12/05/2012

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Man Pleads Guilty To Robbing Fridley Tobacco Store

A 45-year-old man pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to robbing a Fridley Discount Tobacco and Groceries store in June with the help of an armed man, the Department of Justice said.

11/27/2012

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Metro Gun Shops Nervous After Rash Of Burglaries

Several dozen high-powered guns could be in the hands of criminals.

11/02/2012

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Ping Pong Club Becomes A New Hit At Totino-Grace

The most popular new club at Totino-Grace High School started by accident. Students at first weren’t trying to start a ping pong club, but they did anyway.

11/02/2012

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Prep Blog: Playoffs Opening Night, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

It’s hard to believe that the regular season is over in high school football, and now every team in the state will be playing this week with a little more desperation. It’s now the playoffs, and it’s what every player looks forward to when they hit the field in August for two-a-day practices.

10/23/2012

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Tips On Staying Safe In A House Fire

October is National Fire Prevention Month across the country, so many local departments are taking extra initiative to show how fires can be prevented.

10/16/2012

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Fire Crews Deliver Free Pizza During Prevention Week

It’s Fire Prevention Week around Minnesota, and that means it’s a good time to go around your house to make sure your smoke alarms are working and up to code.

10/09/2012

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Prep Blog: Week 1 Top Performances

It looked like a first game for many teams around Minnesota as the high school football season kicked off in full swing last Thursday and Friday, but some teams and athletes had big nights.

09/04/2012

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Coon Rapids Woman Found Dead, Fridley Man Released

A Fridley man was arrested and released without charges after a 33-year-old Coon Rapids woman was found dead Sunday.

08/28/2012

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Funeral Held For Fridley Officer

Family and friends gathered at Trinity Lutheran Church in Long Lake on Saturday to honor 38-year-old Officer Barry Pankonin, a 12-year veteran on the Fridley Police Department.

08/25/2012

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2 Teens Charged With Rogers Robbery

A teenage male and female, both 17 years old, were charged with one count each of aggravated robbery in the first degree by the Hennepin County Attorney.

08/17/2012

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Charges: Man Fell Asleep While Baby Drowned In Bathtub

A 28-year-old Fridley man is accused of child neglect after falling asleep on his couch while his daughter drowned in a bathtub in their Fridley apartment, according to charges filed Friday in Anoka County Court.

08/17/2012

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Minn. Man Awarded For Tackling Armed Robber

A Minnesota man is getting an award for taking down an armed robber at a convenience store.

08/15/2012

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Metro Transit To Reduce Rates On Northstar Commuter Rail Line

In an attempt to get more people riding public transit, Metro Transit officials said Monday the rates to ride the Northstar Commuter Rail Line will be lowered on Aug. 1.

07/30/2012

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Anoka County’s ‘Jane Doe’ Identified

A woman who police say refused to give fingerprints or identify herself has been identified, according to a criminal complaint.

07/29/2012

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Man Hit, Killed By Train In Fridley

Police in Fridley are investigating after a man was hit and killed by a train Monday night.

07/24/2012

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Cops Searching For Fridley Bank Robbery Suspect

Police are searching for the man who robbed a TCF Bank at gunpoint Friday in Fridley.

07/20/2012

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Cops: Jane Doe Breaks Into Home, Puts Up Blinds, Refuses To Cooperate

Investigators in Fridley say they need help solving one of the most bizarre cases they’ve ever seen. Police say they arrested a woman who refuses to tell them who she is.

07/13/2012

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Activist Erin Brockovich Speaks At Fridley Cancer Meeting

Fridley residents got some star-power behind them Wednesday night as they continue to look for answers to why their city has such high cancer rates.

06/27/2012

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Mississippi River Sewage Leak Stopped

No wading, no swimming and no fishing — authorities want people to stay out of a four-mile stretch of the Mississippi River.

06/22/2012

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