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Teen Dies After Fall From Minneapolis Fire Escape

Family and friends are mourning the death of a 16-year-old boy who fell from a fire escape in south Minneapolis Thursday. Blake Fannin died from injuries after falling four stories. He had been climbing with a friend at a building in Uptown.

18 hours ago

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Update: Missing Vulnerable Adult Found In South Minneapolis

Minneapolis police say a missing 60-year-old vulnerable adult has been located in the southern part of the city.

08/24/2015

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Mpls. Police Look For Missing Vulnerable Adult

Minneapolis police are reaching out to the public to help finding a missing vulnerable adult. Harrison Elmer Kropelin, 60, was last seen Wednesday morning on the 1300 block of Penn Avenue North

08/20/2015

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MFD: Crews Battle Heavy Fire At Mpls. Duplex

Minneapolis fire crews are fighting a big blaze at a duplex in the midst of high heat and humidity Saturday afternoon. Officials say the three-alarm fire is at a three-story building on the 3200 block of Colfax Avenue South.

08/15/2015

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7 Escape Minneapolis House Fire, Firefighter Hospitalized

A house fire spread to a neighboring residence before being knocked down by fire crews Saturday morning in Minneapolis. The fire happened just before 7 a.m. on the 3500 block of 3rd Avenue South.

08/15/2015

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DeRusha Eats: Revival

In a time when just about every new Twin Cities restaurant opened by a chef has a burger on the menu, one burger has been getting some of the strongest buzz.

08/06/2015

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Local Nonprofit Hosts Backpack Drive For Mpls. Students

Parents spent an average of $100 per student on school supplies last year. Many families in one Minneapolis neighborhood can’t afford that.

07/29/2015

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DeRusha Eats: Saguaro In Minneapolis

At Saguaro Restaurant in south Minneapolis, you’ll find tacos, enchiladas and tamales, but this isn’t exactly a Mexican restaurant.

07/23/2015

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Mother And Toddler Recovering After South Minneapolis Shooting

Last week a mother and toddler were both shot while walking near Peavey Park in Minneapolis. Now, Shandrea Spielman is talking about their recovery.

06/26/2015

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Gang Member Charged In Mpls. Shooting That Injured Mother, Toddler

A 24-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged in a wild shooting spree that resulted in a mother and child suffering wounds, the Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Monday.

06/22/2015

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Mother, 15-Month-Old Shot In South Minneapolis

Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges is calling the shooting of a mother and 15-month-old child in south Minneapolis Thursday afternoon “unthinkable.”

06/18/2015

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1 Hospitalized After Drive-By Shooting In S. Minneapolis

It happened overnight at 28th Street and Portland Avenue South. Police say a vehicle drove up to a minivan and shot at it five times.

06/13/2015

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Mpls. Police: Juvenile Suspect Arrested In Child’s Death

Minneapolis police say they have arrested a juvenile suspect in connection to the death of a child Wednesday night. On June 10 at 11:45 a.m., police responded to the report of a baby not breathing on the 3800 block of 30th Avenue South.

06/11/2015

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Driver Killed After Running Red Light In Mpls. ID’d

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s office says a 27-year-old Mound man died from blunt force head trauma in a crash Thursday afternoon. Minneapolis Police say Joshua Lee Patterson died after he drove his SUV through a red light at the intersection of South 2nd Avenue and East 35th Street.

05/30/2015

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Car Flips Onto Church Sign In South Minneapolis Crash

A car flipped over and landed on a church sign late Friday morning in South Minneapolis. Another car and a motorcycle were also involved in the crash.

05/29/2015

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Remains Of Missing Mpls. Woman Found In State Park

State officials say they are planning to make an announcement Wednesday about the body of a long-time missing Minneapolis woman found in Gooseberry Falls State Park.

05/20/2015

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Man, 18, Charged In Fatal Minneapolis Shooting

Officials say an 18-year-old Robbinsdale man is charged with shooting and killing another man last week in south Minneapolis.

05/11/2015

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4 Things To Know: Prince’s New Song, 2 Shootings & The Race For The Cure

Here’s a look at the four things you need to know for May 10, 2015.

05/10/2015

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Police: Shooting In South Mpls. Leaves 1 Dead

Police in Minneapolis say officers found a man’s body early Sunday morning on the city’s south side after a report of shots fired.

05/10/2015

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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 Police: Woman Found Shot To Death

A woman was found shot to death in south Minneapolis Saturday afternoon. Minneapolis Police say the victim was found on the 2400 block of Portland Avenue South.

04/11/2015

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DeRusha Eats: Hola Arepa

Five years ago virtually no one in the Twin Cities had heard of an arepa. Now, thanks to one couple, arepas became a red hot food truck and a red hot restaurant. This week, DeRusha eats at Hola Arepa at 35th and Nicollet in South Minneapolis.

04/09/2015

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Cheap Tech Helping Homeowners Respond Faster To Crime

In the last two weeks, two homeowners have used the power of technology to catch burglars in action inside their homes.

Homeowners in south Minneapolis and Roseville used a combination of gadgets and small cameras to capture high-quality video of the thieves.

03/09/2015

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Suspect Caught On Camera Burglarizing S. Mpls. Home

A burglar breaks into a south Minneapolis home — and the whole thing is caught on camera. Homeowner Joe Craddock recorded it using a smartphone app. “I’m thinking, ‘Someone’s in my house. Who is this?'” Craddock said.

03/06/2015

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1 Dead Following South Mpls. House Fire

Minneapolis Fire Department officials are investigating an early morning fatal fire Sunday they said was difficult to battle.

02/08/2015

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