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Man Who Had Rooftop Standoff With Police Faces Several Charges

An Anoka man who climbed atop a north Minneapolis home after fleeing law enforcement was charged Friday with multiple crimes. The Hennepin County Attorney’s office says Richard Dean Podvin, 37, is charged with two counts of fifth-degree drug possession, one count of first-degree burglary, one count of a prohibited person in possession of a gun and one count of fleeing police in a motor vehicle.

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Nicole Curtis Home Dispute

Home Rehabber Nicole Curtis Accused Of Not Paying Subcontractor

A popular HGTV reality host who once called Minneapolis home is facing an unpleasant reality of her own. A WCCO investigation has found Nicole Curtis could be in legal trouble for an unfinished project and unpaid bills.

05/21/2015

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Fire Officials: Man, 57, Suffers Burn Injuries In North Mpls. Fire

The Minneapolis Fire Department says a 57-year-old man is in the hospital after a north Minneapolis fire Wednesday.

05/20/2015

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Stranger Lured 2 Kids From Homes In N. Minneapolis

Parents in North Minneapolis are on edge tonight after a man lured two boys away from their neighborhood.

Neighbors say they saw a stranger approach two 5- and 11-year-old boys and then walk with them away from their homes.

05/19/2015

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Police: No Arrests Following Fatal Shooting In North Mpls.

Police in Minneapolis say a man died early Sunday morning following a shooting on the north side.

05/17/2015

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Six Displaced In North Minneapolis House Fire

Authorities say a family of six has been displaced after a house fire in north Minneapolis Sunday morning. Crews were called to the 2800 block of Oliver Avenue North on a report of a fire.

05/10/2015

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‘Push For Peace’ Brings North Minneapolis Community Together

A movement is underway in north Minneapolis to make a change in the streets. The goal is to focus on kids, clean up the area, and take the community back from violence.

05/09/2015

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Police: 3rd Escaped Wis. Inmate Captured In Minneapolis

The third and final inmate who escaped from a New Richmond, Wisconsin correctional facility was captured Saturday morning in Minneapolis. Police say Jesse Jamal Fairly, 26, escaped from the St. Croix Correctional Faculty Wednesday night with Andre Lee Vance and Kyle Peterson.

05/09/2015

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2 Adults, 3 Children Displaced After North Mpls. House Fire

Investigators are trying to find out what started a fire at a home in north Minneapolis Friday morning.

05/08/2015

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Edina Police Find Missing Maryland Woman

Edina police have located the missing Maryland woman. Aissatou Bah, 33, was last seen at about 7:15 p.m. Tuesday near Highway 169 and Lincoln Drive.

05/07/2015

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Police: North Minneapolis Teen Dead From Gunshot Wound

Minneapolis Police are continuing to investigate the shooting death of a teenage boy. According to police, at 11:06 p.m. Sunday officers were called to the 4100 block of Fremont Avenue North. When they arrived, crews discovered the 15-year-old Brandon Dominique Wren with a gunshot wound to the neck.

05/04/2015

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‘Push For Peace’ Looks To Curb Violence In North Minneapolis

A movement is underway in north Minneapolis to make a change in the streets — it’s called “Push for Peace.” The goal is to take the community back from violence, focusing on making a difference in the lives of kids.

05/02/2015

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Hundreds Gather For Barway Collins Funeral In North Mpls.

More than 1,000 mourners came to pay their respects to Barway Collins Saturday, filling Shiloh Temple in north Minneapolis with memories of the 10-year-old murder victim.

05/02/2015

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Barway Collins’ Mother Speaks To The Community

A grieving mother shared her gratitude with Minnesota Thursday for caring so much about her son. Strangers spent weeks searching for any sign of Barway Collins, the 10-year-old Crystal boy who vanished one day after school last month.

04/30/2015

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Barway Collins’ Mother Arrives In Minneapolis For Funeral

Louise Karluah — the mother of Barway Collins — walked through Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Wednesday before heading to the north Minneapolis funeral home where her son’s body is being preserved. She was surrounded by compassionate strangers who’ve dedicated time and money to help her.

04/29/2015

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North Minneapolis Cafe Aims To Make Fresh Food, Create Jobs For Youth

A new cafe in north Minneapolis promises to do much more than offer residents fresh and healthy comfort foods. Breaking Bread Cafe will offer employment to at-risk youth in the community.

04/29/2015

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Dayton: House GOP Should Punish Member For Prison Comment

Gov. Mark Dayton says a Republican lawmaker should be reprimanded for a House floor speech linking north Minneapolis with a state prison.

04/22/2015

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Police: Man Found Dead In North Minneapolis Car

A dead body was found in a car Monday in the Willard-Hay neighborhood of North Minneapolis.

04/13/2015

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Police: 2nd Suspect In Double Homicide Arrested

Police in Minneapolis say the second suspect in last week’s double homicide on the north side is now in custody.

04/12/2015

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ME: 2 Homicide Victims In Minneapolis Were Shot In Head

The Hennepin County medical examiner has identified two men fatally shot in Minneapolis this week. The ME says 56-year-old Eddie James Pelmore and 47-year-old Odell Frazier were shot in the head Wednesday on the city’s north side.

04/10/2015

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Officials: Chicago Man Charged In North Mpls. Double Homicide

Hennepin County officials say a Chicago man faces murder charges in connection to the shooting Wednesday morning that left two men dead in north Minneapolis.

04/09/2015

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Police: Suspect On The Run Following Double Homicide In North Mpls.

Minneapolis police say officers are trying to track down a suspect following a shooting that left two men dead Wednesday morning on the city’s north side.

04/08/2015

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6 Suspects Caught In N. Minneapolis Home Break-In Wave

Police in Minneapolis today are investigating a rash of home break-ins.

Burglars have broken into at least 42 homes in North Minneapolis over the past two weeks.

03/31/2015

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Police: 7 Members Of 2 Mpls. Gangs Charged With Distributing Cocaine

Almost a dozen members of two of Minnesota’s most violent street gangs have been indicted on federal weapons and drug charges. Police said the suspects used violence and intimidation to control a drug operation stretching across two states.

03/04/2015

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Investigation Continues, Community Heals After Shooting Of Minneapolis Police Officer

Minneapolis police officers are sharing very little about the investigation into the shooting of an officer over the weekend. Sources tell WCCO Officer Jordan Davis was shot in the shoulder while standing outside of his squad car early Saturday morning. Police say the wounded officer and his partner had been clearing the scene after someone called to report a burglary in the 1100 block of 24th Ave N.

WCCO-TV–02/23/2015

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