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Local Janitor/Security Union Gives Go-Ahead To Strike

The SEIU Local 26 voted unanimously on Saturday afternoon to give their negotiators the power to strike. Thousands of workers who clean and protect building across the Twin Cities are ready to walk off the job.

02/09/2013

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Good Question: Would Raising Taxes On Wealthy Put Dent In Nat’l Debt?

As negotiations continue in Washington, D.C. to avoid falling off the so-called “fiscal cliff,” many are left with a simple question: can taxing the rich raise enough money to make a dent in the national debt?

12/03/2012

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Local DJ Battles Bureaucracy For His Citizenship

A popular disk jockey in the Twin Cities fears he’ll lose one of the things he cherishes most in life – his American citizenship.

07/27/2012

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Fund Set Up To Help Those Devastated By Flooding In Carlton Co.

A relief fund has been set up to help those in Carlton County recovering the recent and devastating floodwaters.

06/28/2012

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78-Year-Old Man Arrested In Bank Robbery — His 4th

A 78-year-old man was charged Wednesday in connection with a Wells Fargo Bank robbery. Police say the man has been convicted three previous times for robbing banks.

06/20/2012

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FBI: Potential Bank Robber Arrested By Off Duty Cop

A 78-year-old man from Louisville, Ky., was arrested Monday after trying to rob a bank in Minneapolis while an off-duty officer happened to be inside, according to the FBI.

06/19/2012

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SD Man Indicted In Twin Cities Bank Robberies

A South Dakota man faces federal charges in two Twin Cities bank robberies early this year. Forty-four-year-old William Roy St. John of Sisseton, S.D., was indicted on two counts of bank robbery.

05/10/2012

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Man Makes Bomb Threat At Bank, Police Find Sugar Packets

A 51-year-old man is behind bars after police say he made a bomb threat at a Wells Fargo bank — but when the bomb squad responded, all they found were a bunch of sugar packets.

04/23/2012

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FBI Searches For Maple Grove Bank Robber

Police are investigating a bank robbery that occurred Monday morning at a Wells Fargo Bank in Maple Grove, Minn.

03/26/2012

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Somalis To Close Accounts If Policy Isn’t Changed

Minnesota is home to the largest Somali community in the nation, and Saturday people across the metro rallied against a banking policy that affects the Somali community.

03/03/2012

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Family Of Teen Killed Train-Hopping Warns Of Its Dangers

The family of Christopher Hanson, the 15-year-old who died jumping from a train Thursday night, has a message for other teenagers: train-jumping is dangerous.

02/18/2012

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Minn. Somalis Close Well Fargo Accounts In Money Transfer Protest

At a mid-town Wells Fargo bank a large group of Minnesota Somalis gathered Friday to remove their money from the bank and protest.

01/13/2012

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Economist Says Brighter 2012 Could Be On The Way

Take a look at any construction site across Minnesota and you’ll see our economic recovery in the works. What’s obvious with every building going up and every load of concrete delivered, is that more and more Minnesotans are going back to work.

12/27/2011

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Labor Unions Stand With OccupyMN Protesters

Labor unions joined the front lines Saturday in what Occupy Minnesota has termed “the fight against corporate greed.”

10/29/2011

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Good Question: Why Are Successful Banks Raising Fees?

Wells Fargo is imposing a $3 monthly debit card fee for customers in five states, a move that comes after Bank of America increased its debit-card fees to $5 a month. So, why are banks raising fees even after reporting record quarterly profits?

10/20/2011

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