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Burnsville Man Charged In Fatal Mpls. Drive-By Shooting

A Burnsville man faces murder charges in connection with a fatal drive-by shooting in south Minneapolis last February. Reginald Myers, 34, was charged Monday with two counts of second-degree murder for a shooting that occurred on the afternoon of Feb. 23.

12/15/2014

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13 Major Road Construction Projects To Be Accelerated In Minn.

For metro commuters, it seems there’s always more work to be done on Minnesota roads. And it’s very much needed because of the weather extremes in our state. Gov. Mark Dayton announced Tuesday that $70 million is being allocated to help take ideas and make them realities in 13 of the most troubled spots on Minnesota roads.

10/07/2014

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Two Charged With Murder In Dumpster Fire Case

Two men face second-degree murder charges for allegedly shooting a 31-year-old Brooklyn Center man earlier this month, stuffing his body into a mattress and lighting it on fire near a dumpster on the city’s south side.

08/20/2014

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Gender Determined Of Burned Body Found Near Dumpster

Minneapolis Police are a step closer to identifying a badly-burned body found Thursday evening near a dumpster on the city’s south side. Police say the victim is male, but they’ll likely have to rely on dental records to fully identify the victim.

08/09/2014

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Hillary Clinton Signing Books In St. Paul Sunday

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton will be in St. Paul this afternoon. Clinton will be signing copies of her memoir “Hard Choices” at Common Good Books on Snelling Avenue from 2:15 to 4:15 p.m.

07/20/2014

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Pedestrian, 79, Dead After Being Hit By Car In Roseville

Police said a 79-year-old man died Monday morning after being hit by a car while he was crossing a busy street in Roseville. Charles R. Betts, of Roseville, died after being struck by a vehicle on Snelling Avenue Monday.

07/14/2014

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Temporary Impound Lot Open In St. Paul

A temporary impound lot is now open in St. Paul at the state fairgrounds after the threat of flooding closed the city impound lot. St. Paul police said via Twitter, the lot is at the north end of the fairgrounds. Police are asking drivers to enter the fairgrounds from Hoyt Avenue off Snelling Avenue.

06/27/2014

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Bicyclist Struck By SUV In St. Paul ID’d

A 51-year-old Minneapolis man who was struck by an SUV in St. Paul Saturday morning has been identified. St. Paul Police say David Wuest was biking down Summit Avenue when an SUV struck him as he crossed Snelling Avenue. The driver called 911.

04/20/2014

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2 Army Recruiters Hurt In Hit-And-Run, 1 Dragged For Nearly A Mile

Two army recruiters were injured Tuesday afternoon after being hit by a vehicle in a parking lot across from Rosedale Mall. The vehicle kept going, dragging one of the men under the car then fled the scene, according to authorities.

09/17/2013

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Official: Midway Stadium Clean-Up Is A ‘Win, Win, Win’ For St. Paul

Millions of dollars will be needed to clean up a well-known site in St. Paul because of what’s buried there. Decades worth of manure and construction debris are in the ground beneath Midway Stadium, where the Saints play. And when they move to a new downtown ballpark, the St. Paul Port Authority intends to clean up the property for redevelopment – at a cost of $6-8 million.

06/10/2013

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Man, 42, Dies After Apparent Hit-And-Run Crash

Minneapolis police are asking for the public’s help in finding a driver involved in a fatal hit and run incident early this morning.

03/23/2013

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82-Year-Old St. Paul Man Hit, Killed On Snelling Avenue

A St. Paul man is dead after he was struck by a vehicle Friday afternoon while crossing the street at the intersection of Snelling Avenue and Highland Parkway, police say.

12/22/2012

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Open Table Ranks Joan’s In The Park Sky High

It’s elegant and cozy, and seats just 38. And according to the national reservation website OpenTable.com, diners believe it is home to the best food.

11/24/2012

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Finding Minnesota: Coastal Seafoods

This week in Finding Minnesota, we went to the international fish market that Minnesota restaurants have turned to for 31 years.

05/13/2012

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St. Paul 2nd Graders Grow Pizza Garden, Plan To Support Local Pizzeria

This spring, an idea took root right outside the front door of EXPO Elementary School in St. Paul, where second graders plan to nourish their neighborhood and help grow a local business with a pizza garden.

05/08/2012

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