WCCO Viewers’ Choice For Best Karaoke In MinnesotaThe pie-sliced bar, lovingly called the Otter Saloon has been on a corner of Central Avenue in NE Minneapolis for more than 120 years. And in that time, it's always been a bar.
Search For Mounds View Man Refocuses On FridleyThere’s an update on the search for 32-year-old Henry McCabe following conflicting reports about where the Mounds View man was last seen.
Twin Cities Service Workers March In Support Of Expanded BenefitsHundreds in the Twin Cities Service Employess International Union (SEIU) chapter marched on Central Avenue in northeast Minneapolis Saturday.
Victim Of Northeast Minneapolis Fatal Stabbing ID'dThe victim of a fatal stabbing last Thursday night has been identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office. Flowera Jene Ransom, 53, was found stabbed in the neck by Minneapolis police in an apartment building on the 2500 block of Central Avenue Northeast. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
1 Dead, 1 Arrested In NE Minneapolis StabbingOne woman is dead after a stabbing in Northeast Minneapolis late Thursday night. According to the Minneapolis Police Department, officers responded to a call shortly after 11 p.m. of a stabbing in an apartment building in the 2500 block of Central Avenue Northeast.
Suspect Vehicle Sought In Columbia Heights Home InvasionOfficials in Columbia Heights say they’re searching for a vehicle of interest in connection to an incident earlier this week where a 76-year-old man was robbed and shot in his home.
Pedestrian Critical After Hit-And-RunA pedestrian was taken to a hospital in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle along Central Avenue in Northeast Minneapolis Monday morning. Minneapolis Police said the vehicle was traveling southbound on Central.
Central Avenue Reopens In NE MinneapolisA main thoroughfare in Northeast Minneapolis has reopened after being closed for much of 2014. The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced that Central Avenue reopened to traffic on Tuesday.
False Alarm: Thunder Bay Police No Longer Searching For HoffmanCanadian police say a false alarm went out Thursday night, informing people that murder suspect Ty Hoffman was believed to be in Thunder Bay after officers thought they saw him and a car with Minnesota license plates.
State Patrol: 2 Dead In Crash On I-694, Baby SurvivesTwo people died Friday evening in Anoka County following a rear-end crash on east-bound Interstate-694, according to the Minnesota State Patrol The crash happened shortly after 8 p.m. near the intersection of Matterhorn Drive in Fridley. Authorities say a male driver was traveling over 100 miles per hour when he rear-ended a semi truck in the eastbound lanes.
Man Pleads Guilty To Fleeing Police, Killing 1 In CrashA 34-year-old St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to fleeing police and crashing into a vehicle, killing one person and seriously injuring another, according to the Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman.
10 Sent To Hospital Due To Carbon Monoxide LeakA carbon monoxide leak forced several families out of a northeast Minneapolis apartment building. Ten people went to the hospital with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning. No one is in serious or critical condition.
Faribault Police Investigate 3 Related Drive-By ShootingsPolice responded Thursday night to the third drive-by shooting in the past week. According to Faribault Police, a drive-by shooting was reported Thursday at 11:45 p.m. in the 900 block of Central Avenue NW. The apparent target was a single-family home with several occupants, including young children. The home was struck by several bullets, but no one was injured.
Is Minneapolis On Fast Track For Streetcars?When you think of streetcars, you might think of places like San Francisco. But now the city of Minneapolis wants to drive this old world idea into our 20th century reality. City Council will take its first vote on a plan to add streetcars into the heart of downtown.
Mpls Police Seek Help Identifying Robbery SuspectsMinneapolis police are asking the public’s help in identifying two robbery suspects after they allegedly beat a man last month and stole his wallet.