Rep. Ellison Tours Small Businesses In Push For Paid Sick TimeRep. Keith Ellison led a walking tour in Minneapolis to show his support for small businesses and their employees, as workers and business owners push for a city-wide earned sick and fair scheduling ordinance.
St. Peter's AME Church Marks 135th Anniversary In South MinneapolisIt was 135 years ago when the church was founded in South Minneapolis. At the time, there was only one other AME Church serving the city on the east side of the Mississippi.
Nicollet Avenue Closed Near Loring Park After Police PursuitA low-speed police pursuit has closed Nicollet Avenue early Thursday morning. According to the Minneapolis Police Department, at 4:40 a.m. officers attempted to stop a car at 14th Street and Nicollet Avenue. Police believed the driver had narcotics and equipment violations.
Drunk Driver Who Killed Fulbright Scholar SentencedA Bloomington man pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of criminal vehicular homicide for a crash that killed a Richfield woman. The Dakota County Attorney's Office says 26-year-old Neftali Paolo Ramirez admitted to drinking before the fatal crash in Burnsville on March 8.
Three Found Shot In RichfieldThree people are in stable condition after being shot Friday night in Richfield. Police were called to the area of 77th Street and Nicollet Avenue at about 11:22 p.m. on a report of shots fired.
DeRusha Eats: Black Forest Inn Turns 50Long before anyone called Nicollet Avenue near Downtown Minneapolis Eat Street, there was a young German immigrant with a dream. Erich Christ was just a kid. This Friday his restaurant turns 50.
Federal Agents Raid Minneapolis Day Care CenterA child care center in Minneapolis is closed while federal officials are investigating. Parents and children were turned away from the Salama Child Care Center on the 1400 block of Nicollet Avenue Wednesday morning.
DeRusha Eats: Hola ArepaFive years ago virtually no one in the Twin Cities had heard of an arepa. Now, thanks to one couple, arepas became a red hot food truck and a red hot restaurant. This week, DeRusha eats at Hola Arepa at 35th and Nicollet in South Minneapolis.
Patrol: 1 Dead After Driver Slams Into Stopped Car In Dakota Co.The State Patrol says a driver died early Sunday morning in the south metro after their car was broadsided while stopped at a highway intersection.
Man Pleads Guilty In 19 Bar Shooting, Gas Station StabbingA 23-year-old Minneapolis man has pleaded guilty to both a shooting that injured two people at a bar, and also an unrelated stabbing incident. According to the Hennepin County Attorney's Office, Devin Michael Glen Strouss pleaded guilty to three counts of second-degree assault on Monday.
MNfusion: The Wedge Table Opens On 'Eat Street'A new market and café has found a home on Minneapolis' "Eat Street." The Wedge Table Market and Café opened their second location along Nicollet Avenue South Monday.
Man Arrested In Mpls. Bar Shooting Posts $2,500 BondThe man arrested in connection to a shooting that injured two people in a Minneapolis gay bar has been released from jail after posting bond – one significantly lower than the one originally needed.