Volunteering always ranks right up there when it comes to New Year’s resolutions. Here in Minnesota, it’s a place where we excel. Almost 38 percent of Minnesotans give money or time — ranking the Land of 10,000 Lakes second in the country.
Serious crime at the University of Minnesota continues to drop every year, statistics show.
The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office says violent crime has decreased 38 percent countywide from 2006 to 2011.
Minneapolis looks to grow safer for the sixth year in a row, authorities say.