Road Rage Investigation Underway After Image Of Racist Sign Goes Viral Police in Minneapolis are looking into at least two incidents where a driver is accused of trying to run people off the road.
Uptown's Parella Closes Its DoorsOne of Uptown's newest restaurants will also be one of its first to close in 2016. Modern Italian eatery Parella announced Monday it is closing its doors effective immediately.
Protesters Demonstrate Against Police Killings On MLK DayDozens of protesters braved the bitter cold for a Martin Luther King Day rally on Monday, briefly shutting down traffic across a bridge that spans the Mississippi River between Minneapolis and St. Paul to highlight the deaths of two black men shot by police last year.
Target To Open Uptown LocationTarget is coming to Uptown! On Friday, the Minneapolis-based retailer announced it will open a store on Fremont Avenue, in between Lake Street and Lagoon Avenue, in Minneapolis' Uptown neighborhood.
Good Samaritans Help Nab Suspect Who Assaulted Pregnant WomanA woman expecting a child any day now was shown no mercy by a man now behind bars thanks to two good Samaritans who helped police quickly track the suspect down.
Mpls. Police Seek Help Identifying Bank Robbery SuspectsMinneapolis police are asking the public’s help in identifying two men who separately robbed the same bank on the city’s south side.
Mpls. Officials: Men Tried To Kidnap Woman Outside Of StoreMinneapolis city officials say several men tried to kidnap a woman in broad daylight as she walked up to a store Thursday afternoon. The woman says she was about to go into a business on the 300 block of Lake Street West at about 3 p.m.
Washington County Announces Sex Trafficking UnitWhat used to be a crime centered mostly in bigger cities is now becoming more common in suburbs and other outlying areas. A growing number of children and teenagers are being lured into prostitution and offered for sale online.
Ground Broken On New Transit Village Along Blue LineMinneapolis is breaking ground on its new Transit Village, a project to make services more accessible at existing transit stations. The site is near the southeast corner of Lake Street and 22nd Avenue South, adjacent to the Blue Line's Midtown light rail station and several bus routes.
Victim ID'd In Lake Street-Pleasant Avenue Fatal ShootingAuthorities have identified the man killed in a Monday afternoon shooting in South Minneapolis. A report from the Hennepin County Medical Examiner says 61-year-old Abdi Liban was the victim of a homicide, and died of a gunshot wound to the head.
Police: 1 Dead In South Minneapolis ShootingAuthorities say a man is dead after a shooting in a busy area of south Minneapolis late Monday afternoon. The Minneapolis Police Department was called to the area of Lake Street and Pleasant Avenue just before 5 p.m. Monday on a report of shots fired.
Mpls. Police: Arrest Made In Bus Stop MurderMinneapolis police say they have arrested a 50-year-old man in connection with the murder of a woman near a Minneapolis bus shelter Tuesday night. Gerald Cepeda was arrested Saturday morning after police executed a search warrant at a south Minneapolis residence.