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St. Peter's AME Church Marks 135th Anniversary In South MinneapolisIt was 135 years ago when the church was founded in South Minneapolis. At the time, there was only one other AME Church serving the city on the east side of the Mississippi.
$70M North Loop Proposal Features More Green Space, ParkingIt's one of the most booming neighborhoods in the Twin Cities. Now another new development in the North Loop is being proposed. Two things that make this approximately $70 million project different: parking and a big park.
Three Incidents Of Sexual Misconduct Reported Near U of M Twin Cities CampusThree separate incidents of sexual misconduct occurred within two hours of each other, just outside of the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus Monday afternoon. According to a crime alert from the University, the victims in all three instances were walking on the sidewalk when the suspect approached them from behind and groped them.
Police: U Of M Students Warned About Pranks Near LRT TrainsThe University of Minnesota Department of Public Safety issued a warning to students on Monday after a series of alleged pranks along the light rail transit line on campus.
Overnight Minneapolis Shooting Under InvestigationPolice in Minneapolis say they are investigating what caused an overnight shooting in downtown that left one man injured.
2 Mpls. Officers Injured In Broadside CrashOfficials say two Minneapolis police officers are recovering following a crash Sunday afternoon in which a squad car was broadsided.
Mpls. Wants To Repair, Restore North Loop's Brick Roads The fastest developing neighborhood in Minneapolis is also one of the toughest areas on vehicles and their suspension systems. You could call it the North Loop Bounce -- the feel of driving over brick streets built for a different century. Steve Young rumbles his way along the uneven surfaces several times a day.
Officials: 12 Released From Hospital After Downtown Bus Crash A dozen people are out of the hospital following an incident Tuesday night in downtown Minneapolis where a bus ran into a pedestrian and a traffic pole, causing several bus passengers to suffer minor injuries due to the abrupt stop.
Meeting Seeks Ideas For Revamping Washington AvenueOn Tuesday, Twin Cities residents will have the chance to weigh in on the redesign of Washington Avenue in downtown Minneapolis. The city plans to revamp that major artery, which has stayed virtually unchanged for about 50 years.
Nicollet Mall Undergoing $30M TransformationMinneapolis is making plans for a major transformation of Nicollet Mall.
Minneapolis Getting Back To Normal After Water Main BreakOfficials say most of downtown Minneapolis should be back to normal on Monday after being flooded with 14 million gallons of water late last week.
Mpls. Water Tested For Safety Following Water Main BreakState health officials are sampling water at several buildings in downtown Minneapolis to make sure it's safe following Thursday's massive water main break.