MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – From a rally planned at the Hennepin County Government Center in support of Jamar Clark to Apple’s 40th birthday, here’s a look at the four stories to know from April 1, 2016.
Supporters of Jamar Clark plan to gather again Friday inside the Hennepin County Government Center, asking for justice and solidarity.
Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Wednesday the two officers involved in the shooting death of Clark will not be charged.
Freeman encourages people to look at the evidence, which has been posted online for the public to view.
The Minneapolis City Council is expected to vote on an ordinance that would ban businesses from using plastic bags.
It would require businesses to charge $0.05 for papers bags. But if a customer brings in a reusable bag, they’ll get a $0.10 credit.
If you need an excuse to eat cake Friday, here it is: Apple is celebrating its 40th birthday.
Back in 1976, Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne started the company in a garage in Los Altos, California.
It’s since become the world’s most valuable company worth $58 billion.
Gopher’s Rachel Banham Is Unstoppable
Minnesota Gopher Rachel Banham is proving to be unstoppable, even though the season’s over.
She took part in the College Slam Dunk and 3-point Competition, taking home two trophies.
She hit 18-three pointers against a player from Army and 14 against Georgia Tech’s Adam Smith, winner of the men’s competition.