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Dolan: Cop’s Interference With KSTP Cameraman Not Necessary

Minneapolis Police Chief Tim Dolan says the interference of a Minneapolis police officer, videotaped pushing a KSTP cameraman over during an Occupy Minnesota protest, “does not appear to be necessary.”

04/09/2012

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OccupyMN Movement To Resume In Downtown Mpls

Hundreds of protestors could be in downtown Minneapolis Saturday with Occupy Minnesota movement expected to resume.

04/06/2012

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OccupyMN Helps Save Home From Foreclosure

A Minneapolis man’s home has been saved from foreclosure, and he’s giving part of the credit to Occupy Minnesota protesters.

02/26/2012

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Bank Seeks To Evict Woman Bolstered By OccupyMN

For months members of Occupy Minnesota have been trying to help a North Minneapolis woman stay in her home, but now it looks like the bank is going on with plans to evict her.

02/25/2012

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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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Judge Dismisses Occupy’s Lawsuit Against Hennepin Co.

A U.S. District Court Judge dismissed a lawsuit brought by Occupy Minneapolis against Hennepin County after a mediated settlement was reached between the parties.

12/23/2011

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Hennepin Co. Removes Occupy Tarps From Plaza

Hennepin County authorities have removed tarps and chairs used by anti-Wall Street protesters from a plaza outside the government center in Minneapolis.

12/06/2011

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Authorities: OccupyMN Costs Sheriff’s Office $293,148

The Occupy Minnesota protest, which has demonstrated on Hennepin County’s Government Plaza since Oct. 7, has cost the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office nearly $300,000, a county spokesperson said.

11/28/2011

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Woman To Serve Turkey To OccupyMN Protesters

A retired Plymouth woman says she’s planning to surprise anti-Wall Street protesters with a home-cooked Thanksgiving meal.

11/24/2011

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ACLU Sues Hennepin Co. Over OccupyMN Protest Rules

The American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota filed a lawsuit Monday against Hennepin County for allegedly restricting Occupy Minnesota protester’s right to free speech.

11/21/2011

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OccupyMN Protesters Plan To Sleep Through The Snow

Occupy Minnesota protesters put up with Saturday’s snow and cold, but Hennepin County might not put up with them if the temperature drops too low.

11/19/2011

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11 Occupy Protesters Arrested At U Of M Rally

Eleven protesters connected with the Occupy Wall Street movement have been arrested on the 10th Avenue Bridge for creating a public nuisance or obstructing traffic.

11/17/2011

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OccupyMN To Build Longhouse On Gov. Plaza

Occupy Minnesota plans to build a longhouse structure on Government Plaza Sunday afternoon, protest organizers said.

11/06/2011

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OccupyMN Marches In West St. Paul

The Occupy Wall Street movement moved to West St. Paul Saturday.

11/05/2011

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OccupyMN To Hennepin Co.: ‘We Aren’t Going Anywhere’

Occupy Minnesota protesters say Hennepin County is trying to force them out of Government Plaza in downtown Minneapolis.

11/04/2011

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New Restrictions For OccupyMN Protesters

Protesters who have occupied a government plaza in Minneapolis for nearly a month in solidarity with the Occupy Wall Street movement will soon face new restrictions.

11/02/2011

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Patience Tested Over Waste, Crime At Protest Sites

Without running water or working toilets, the crowded anti-Wall Street encampments across the country are not the most pleasant-smelling places to live. Nor are they quiet, with drumming and chanting echoing through the air at all hours of the night.

10/26/2011

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Several Arrests Made In OccupyMN Protest In Mpls.

Minneapolis Police Sgt. William Palmer says the group set up two tents in the intersection about 1:30 p.m. Thursday. Police asked them to move three times and when they didn’t, officers arrested them shortly before 2 p.m.

10/20/2011

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DeBlog: Covering OccupyMN

We’ve been covering the OccupyMN “occupation” for 10 days now. But viewers are starting to question: What’s the point?

10/17/2011

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OccupyMN Protesters Defy Tent Ban

Hundreds of protesters demonstrating with Occupy Minnesota set up tents Friday afternoon in defiance of Hennepin County’s ban on tents in the Hennepin County Government Center plaza, where protesters have demonstrated since Oct. 7.

10/15/2011

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Minn. Sheriff Firm On No Tents For Anti-Wall Street Protesters

Sheriff Rich Stanek has met early each morning with anti-Wall Street demonstrators occupying a government plaza in Minneapolis as part of a policy of engagement that has helped head off major disruptions as the protest enters its second week.

10/14/2011

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Obama Gets Tough On Wall Street, GOP Candidates

President Barack Obama once again called on Congress to pass his $447 billion jobs package without delay. He also had some tough words for Republican presidential candidates who he says want to ‘roll back’ the Wall Street reforms, which include Congresswoman Michele Bachmann.

10/06/2011

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‘Wall St.’ Protests Coming To Minnesota

A Minnesota group is planning to stage a protest in solidarity with the demonstrations that resulted in hundreds of arrests in New York.

10/03/2011

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