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Lowry Bridge Becomes 1st In Minn. For Special Inspection

Workers are inspecting the Lowry Avenue Bridge in Minneapolis using some new technology. The steel-tied arch bridge is being inspected with equipment from a barge on the river, which is being used for the first time in Minnesota.

07/14/2015

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Firefighter Injured In Mpls. Hit-And-Run Rollover Crash

A firefighter was injured in a hit-and-run rollover crash Wednesday afternoon in northeast Minneapolis. The Minneapolis Fire Department says the accident happened near East River Road and Marshall Street Northeast.

07/08/2015

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Railway Neighbors Call For Heightened Safety

Community members in northeast Minneapolis are calling for increased rail safety. Their fight falls on the second anniversary of the oil train disaster in Canada that killed 47 people.

07/07/2015

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Beef Prices Continue Rise Ahead Of Fourth Of July Weekend

Around this time last year, the price per pound for ground beef stood at $3.88. Just two months ago, the Bureau of Labor Statistics increased the price to $4.13. Now, it’s topping five dollars at local meat markets.

07/03/2015

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Nye’s To Delay Closing Until Next January

The owners of Nye’s Polonaise Room say that they will remain open a bit longer than they originally intended.

06/26/2015

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Mpls. Police Seek Help Identifying NE Gas Station Robber

Police in Minneapolis are asking the public’s help in identifying the gunman who robbed a northeast gas station in April.

06/15/2015

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NE Minneapolis Restaurant Creates ‘Canine Cuisine’ Menu

A Twin Cities restaurant is catering to a new kind of clientele. Stanley’s Northeast Bar Room in Minneapolis is debuting its canine cuisine. Now, both dog and owner can sit down to a meal together on the patio.

06/13/2015

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Northeast Minneapolis ‘Castle’ Up For Sale

Your home should feel like its your castle, and for at least one homeowner in Minneapolis, it actually has. This quaint one bed, one bath stone castle is for sale in Northeast Minneapolis.

06/04/2015

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Minnesotans Are Mad About Morels

As the month of May winds down, so too does the season for a very popular fungus. Morel mushrooms are hunted all over the state this time of year.

05/28/2015

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Railway Company Employee Killed In Unloading Incident

A freight transportation company says one of its employees died Monday morning while unloading track material in northeast Minneapolis.

05/25/2015

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Father Of 6 Dead In N. Minneapolis Triple Shooting

Minneapolis Police are working to piece together a three tiered shooting that left six children without their dad. According to police, the shooting happened around 1 p.m. Monday on the 2700 block of 3rd Street North.

05/25/2015

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Art-A-Whirl Twirls Into NE Minneapolis For Its 20th Year

The music and art worlds merge for the 20th year in a row at the Art-A-Whirl festival. It spans northeast Minneapolis, and ranges from avant-garde to fine art. There are more than 50 locations that are hosting events, including art studios, galleries, homes, businesses and restaurants.

05/16/2015

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Pedestrian Critical After Hit-And-Run

A pedestrian was taken to a hospital in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle along Central Avenue in Northeast Minneapolis Monday morning. Minneapolis Police said the vehicle was traveling southbound on Central.

05/11/2015

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Tap Talk: Craft Cider At Sociable Cider Werks

We’re serving this Tap Talk with a twist. This time we visited a craft cider taproom – Northeast Minneapolis’ Sociable Cider Werks.

05/08/2015

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Natalie & Mike Get In The Boxing Ring

Beyond the hype of the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight, boxing is gaining in popularity, so Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak went to a local boxing gym to find out why.

05/02/2015

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NE Mpls. House Damaged After Early Morning Fire

Crews are cleaning up after a fire in northeast Minneapolis overnight. According to the Minneapolis Fire Department, firefighters responded to a call around 3:30 a.m. of a house fire in the 600 block of 24th Avenue.

05/01/2015

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Best Gift Shops For Mother’s Day In Minnesota

Five Minnesota gift stores that can make finding a gift for Mom a delightful and energizing experience.

04/28/2015

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Minneapolis Deli Sells Artful Easter Eggs For Ukrainian Refugees

Kramarczuk’s Restaurant, Deli and Sausage Company was selling traditional, handmade Ukrainian Easter eggs in northeast Minneapolis Saturday afternoon to benefit refugees in Ukraine.

04/04/2015

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WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Easter Brunch In Minnesota

Easter Sunday is just a few days away, and many families will celebrate with a classic Easter brunch. It’s a holiday tradition for Minnesotans, and WCCO wanted to know who is serving up the best. Your votes sent us to Jax Cafe, a northeast Minneapolis mainstay that’s spanned more than 80 years and three generations of the Kozlak family.

04/02/2015

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Teen Charged In Murder Of Man At Minneapolis Bus Stop

Police have arrested an 18-year-old man in connection with the shooting death of a man who had just stepped off a city bus in northeast Minneapolis last September. Montrell Maurice Webster was arrested after a traffic stop, where officers found a gun in his possession.

03/20/2015

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Northeast Minneapolis Ranked Best Art District In U.S.

USA Today’s “10Best” website cited the many annual events in the area centered around the Northrup King Building, including the spring Art-A-Whirl, the fall Fine Arts Show and November’s Art Attack.

03/07/2015

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Minneapolis Marks 2nd Homicide Of 2015

Minneapolis has recorded their second homicide of 2015 early Saturday morning. Officers responded to Lowry Avenue and 4th Street Northeast for a shooting call just after 12:30 a.m.

03/07/2015

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Man Arrested After Shooting Ex’s Home, Pointing Shotgun At Police

A 36-year-old man is in custody after a brief standoff with police in northeast Minneapolis late Wednesday morning. Police say the former girlfriend of Major James Moore called 911 just before 11:30 a.m. to report that he was standing outside of her residence with a weapon.

02/18/2015

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Family Displaced In 1 Of 2 Overnight NE Minneapolis Fires

The Minneapolis Fire Department battled two fires – and bitter cold – in northeast Minneapolis overnight. Shortly before 1 a.m. Wednesday, firefighters responded to the first fire, located at 81 St. Anthony Parkway. Upon arrival, firefighters saw smoke showing from the roof of a large warehouse and learned that an aluminum pile was burning inside.

02/18/2015

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Authorities ID Victims Of Fatal Northeast Minneapolis Crash

Authorities have identified the two people who died after the vehicle they were riding in hit a tree in northeast Minneapolis. Police say the front-seat passenger, 26-year-old Shannasey M. O’Rourke, and the driver, 30-year-old driver Paul S. Buchanan, died in the early Saturday crash.

02/09/2015

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