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Holidazzle Parade - Minneapolis, MN

A Guide To The Holidazzle Parade

Despite the usual winter flurry, each year over 300,000 families and friends make the blustery trek to downtown Minneapolis to witness the Holidazzle Parade and this year will be no different.

11/16/2012

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Police: Man Stabbed Near LRT Station In Minneapolis

Police are investigating after a man was apparently stabbed near a light rail transit station on Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis early Wednesday morning.

10/17/2012

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Westminster Presbyterian Expanding, Creating Affordable Housing

A downtown Minneapolis church is growing and the expansion will include affordable housing.

09/27/2012

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How Would You Improve The Nicollet Corridor?

The City of Minneapolis wants your opinion: How would you improve the Nicollet Avenue corridor?

09/26/2012

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Construction To Close Hiawatha Light Rail Stations This Weekend

Construction will shut down a portion of the Hiawatha light rail line this weekend, Metro Transit says.

09/19/2012

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Nicollet Mall Shut Down Over Water Main Break

Part of Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis was shut down Wednesday afternoon after a water main break.

08/22/2012

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Good Question: Why Do We Celebrate Elvis Like He’s Still Rocking?

In the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s, Elvis Presley was the undisputed King of Rock ‘n’ Roll. Decades later, some people think he still is.

08/16/2012

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Sprinting 25 Yards … In Heels

In just a few days, Nicollet Mall in downtown Minneapolis will close for a herd of heels. Women and men will slide into stilettos, take their mark, and dash 25 yards in high heels – including men.

08/11/2012

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Hijab Day Hopes To Dispel Muslim Misconceptions

Faith was a big discussion point throughout downtown Minneapolis on Saturday. About 50 volunteers joined a young women’s Muslim group to walk up and down Nicollet Mall in honor of Hijab Day.

07/28/2012

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Neiman Marcus: Latest Luxury Retailer Calling It Quits In MN

Neiman Marcus is the latest luxury retailer saying goodbye to Minnesota, and it might have a lot to do with how much Minnesotans are able to spend these days.

07/23/2012

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Neiman Marcus To Close Nicollet Mall Store

The Neiman Marcus Group, Inc. announced Monday that it would be closing the 118,000-square-foot Neiman Marcus store on Nicollet Mall.

07/23/2012

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The IDS Is Looking For A Buyer

The IDS tower – an iconic pillar in Minneapolis’ skyline — is up for sale.

07/19/2012

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Extra Patrols Set To Make Downtown Minneapolis Safer

You’ll see more police officers and sheriff’s deputies patrolling downtown Minneapolis soon — it’s part of a plan to make it safer for residents and visitors this summer.

06/06/2012

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Job-Seeker Takes To Nicollet Mall With Sign & Bag Of Resumes

The latest jobs report isn’t hopeful, but it does mean some job-seekers are getting creative. One man has taken his job search to the streets of Minneapolis.

06/04/2012

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Occupy Protesters March Down Nicollet Mall

Nicollet Mall was a sea of loud protesters and police as the Occupy Minnesota movement took part in May Day activities on Tuesday.

05/01/2012

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Best Iconic Works Of Art In The Twin Cities

Does art define a culture? Five iconic works of art in Minnesota tell the story of its people in a way that would win over the most unconvinced skeptic. Check each of them out and learn something about the area.

04/16/2012

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Mpls. Police Defend OccupyMN Actions Via YouTube

Minneapolis police have turned to YouTube to tell their side of the story regarding the Occupy Movement.

04/13/2012

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12 Occupy Protesters Arrested On Nicollet Mall

Twelve Occupy Minneapolis protesters were arrested on Nicollet Mall after a night of moving protests, according to police.

04/07/2012

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Mpls Police Increase Patrols Downtown After Mob Assaults

Police are investigating six cases of what they say is a new phenomenon: violent flash mob attacks on innocent people in downtown Minneapolis.

03/28/2012

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Man Charged In Shooting On Nicollet Mall

A 20-year-old Minneapolis man is facing two felony charges for his role in a March 1 shooting incident on Nicollet Mall in Minneapolis.

03/22/2012

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OccupyMN Protesters Arrested In Downtown Mpls.

Occupy Minnesota protestors have been arrested on Nicollet Mall in Minneapolis Wednesday night, according to police.

01/25/2012

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Good Question: Does The Do-Not-Call List Really Work?

It’s the year’s busiest shopping season and companies want to get you however they can – even if it means calling you during dinner time.

12/22/2011

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Good Question: Does The Do-Not-Call List Really Work?

It’s the year’s busiest shopping season and companies want to get you however they can – even if it means calling you during dinner time.

11/28/2011

Holidazzle Kicks Off 20th Season In Downtown Mpls.

The Target Holidazzle kicks off its 20th season of parades through downtown Minneapolis Friday night.

11/25/2011

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Once A Year: Nicollet Mall Opens To Cars Tonight

Thursday is the one night of the year where you can drive through the center of Downtown Minneapolis and not get a ticket.

11/24/2011

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