Hennepin County Increases Patrols Near Synagogues After ShootingSheriff Dave Hutchinson says Hennepin County has increased patrols near synagogues in the wake of a San Diego shooting.
Buffalo Man Killed In Head-On Crash With SemiA 49-year-old man died Saturday when a semi crossed the median on Highway 55 and struck his vehicle head-on in Hennepin County.
Hennepin Co. Deputies To Begin Using Vitals AppA new app designed to provide first reponders with important medical information about patients will begin to be used by Hennepin County deputies beginning this month.
How High Is Too High? Some Homeowners Shocked Over Property Tax ValuationsSome metro homeowners may be experiencing sticker shock when it comes to their property tax valuations.
Minnesota Judge Issues Restraining Order Against Winter, MeteorologistsMinnesota’s unrelenting winter has forced a Hennepin County judge to test the limits of his judicial authority.
Henn. Co., Ramsey Co. Effort Campaign To Help Cities' Homeless During ColdThe Hennepin County Sheriff's Office and the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office are partnering with other counties and their efforts to help those in need during this week's incoming cold snap.
'Treating Everybody Equally': Sheriff-Elect David Hutchinson Discusses Plans For Hennepin Co.When he takes over, Hutchinson is promising to handle undocumented people and relationships with federal immigration authorities differently.
Savage Man Convicted In July 2017 Fatal CrashA Savage man has been convicted of criminal vehicular homicide stemming from a two-vehicle crash that killed a 28-year-old man last July.
Mpls Man Sentenced To 20 Years For Fatal 2017 ShootingA Minneapolis man who was charged with murder in connection to a 2017 shooting has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
38 Metro Kids & Teens Get New Homes On Nat’l Adoption DayLives across the country were forever changed Saturday in a special way on this National Adoption Day. In Hennepin County, 22 families finalized their adoptions at the Juvenile Justice Center in Minneapolis. That means 38 children and teenagers have new and official homes Saturday night.
Sheriff Rich Stanek 'Exploring All Options' After County Board Certifies His DefeatHennepin County officially certified its election results, upholding Dave "Hutch" Hutchinson's win over longtime incumbent sheriff Rich Stanek.
580K Minnesotans Have Already Voted In MidtermsA record number of Minnesota voters are casting their ballots early. Secretary of State Steve Simon says early voting is up 142 percent from the last midterm election four years ago If you add the number of people who have received a ballot in the mail, voted early, or requested an absentee ballot, it totals more than 580,000 Minnesotans.
Volunteers Plant Dozens Of Trees In MinneapolisDozens of volunteers spent Saturday morning planting trees in Minneapolis. Hennepin County foresters helped organize the effort to beautify the Hiawatha Corridor. The foresters taught around 40 volunteers how do plant a tree, before sending them of on their own.
More Than 30,000 Ballots Already Received, Accepted In Hennepin CountyThere’s 22 days until the midterm elections, and already more than 30,000 ballots have been accepted and received in Minnesota’s most populous county.
Hennepin County Still Unable To Process Driver’s Licenses, Photo IDsHennepin County service centers remain unable to process driver’s licenses and state ID applications that require photos after the centers began experiencing tech issues with cameras Friday.