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Mpls. ‘Winter Parking Restrictions’ Begin Sunday Morning

Due to the almost 57 inches of snow that has fallen in Minneapolis so far this season, city officials will implement winter parking restrictions beginning on Sunday morning. The restrictions effectively ban parking on the even side of all non-snow emergency routes beginning at 8 a.m. on Sunday morning, and will last until April 1, according to city officials. The ban may be lifted before that end date if conditions improve.

02/22/2014

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1 Dead, 3 Hurt In Lake Street Restaurant Shooting

Minneapolis Police are looking for suspects in shooting at a Lake Street restaurant that left one man dead and three others wounded. Officers were called to La Que Buena, on the 1600 block of East Lake Street, just after 1:30 a.m. Monday. One man was dead at the restaurant.

11/25/2013

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DeRusha Eats: Bryant Lake Bowl

For 20 years now, Bryant Lake Bowl has been a popular date night spot in uptown Minneapolis. It’s part local restaurant, part bowling alley – a Twin Cities original.

11/02/2013

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Spanish ‘Dracula’ To Be Shown At Minn. Cemetery

The 1931 Spanish language “Dracula” will be shown at a historic Minneapolis cemetery on Wednesday night. The screening is a fundraiser for the Minneapolis Pioneers and Soldiers Memorial Cemetery. Proceeds will help restore the steel and limestone pillar fence that serves as the cemetery’s border along Lake Street and Cedar Avenue.

09/28/2013

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Woman Arrested, Charged With Murder After Mpls. Stabbing

A 26-year-old woman has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder in connection with a fatal stabbing last Wednesday, according to police.

08/27/2013

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Bicyclists Push For ‘Cycle Track’ On Busy Mpls. Avenue

A group of bicyclists want a protected bike lane on a busy road in Minneapolis. Minnehaha Avenue is set for reconstruction in 2015. Many in the local biking community would like to see a lane that physically separates them from both pedestrians and car traffic – a lane called a “cycle track.” For people who bike along Minnehaha, getting from point A to point B is a challenge. Nicole Nafziger knows firsthand how being so close to traffic can make for a scary experience when riding in the bike lane.

08/12/2013

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Metro Transit Bus Goes Off Road In Uptown

A Metro Transit bus went off the road on Friday morning in the Uptown area, sending a number of passengers to Hennepin County Medical Center. The bus crash happened near West Lake Street and West Calhoun Parkway.

07/26/2013

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Man Rescued After Falling Off Mississippi River Bluffs

A man fell off the edge of the bluffs on the St. Paul side of the Mississippi River Thursday afternoon, St. Paul Fire Department spokesman Steve Zaccard said.

05/24/2013

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Twin Cities Patios To Open This Weekend

The warm up has started, and it seems, at long last, spring has arrived. Now many businesses across the Twin Cities are not wasting any time taking advantage of it.

04/24/2013

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Several Displaced After Fire On Lake Street

Several people are out of a home, after a building that houses several businesses and apartment units started on fire.

04/21/2013

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Driver Arrested After Fatal Bike Hit-And-Run In Mpls.

A bicyclist who was the victim of an early morning hit-and-run in Minneapolis has died, and the driver has been arrested.

03/30/2013

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Man’s Death After Fight On Lake Street Ruled A Homicide

The Minneapolis Police Department is investigating the March 4 death of a 45-year-old man as a homicide.

03/28/2013

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Uptown Irish Pub Hopes To Find Its Niche, Opens Right In Time

Imagine launching an Irish-themed business during this weekend’s madness. That’s what four Twin Cities buddies are doing.

03/15/2013

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Hundreds Gather For Mpls. Kwanzaa Celebration

Hundreds of people are gathered at the Midtown Global Market on Lake Street in Minneapolis to celebrate Kwanzaa.

12/29/2012

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Investigators: Unattended Candles Caused Condo Fire

Investigators say unattended candles caused Friday morning’s condo building fire in Uptown Minneapolis that sent one person to the hospital.

12/28/2012

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