Community Policing Group Blames Minneapolis City Council For Slashing Police Budget, Ending Key ProgramsA community policing team called the Police Community Relations Council, which formed in Minneapolis almost 20 years ago, called local leaders Tuesday to restore safety in the city. They’re fueled by the Minneapolis City Council’s decision to defund the Minneapolis Police Department.
Kingfield Business Owners Band Together After VandalismLate Friday night, vandals smashed a rocking chair and knocked over planters outside Blackbird Café in the Kingfield neighborhood of Minneapolis.
Coffee Shop Offers Local Brew With BittersThere's a new coffee shop in the Twin Cities. Its brew comes with bitters in it, even though bitters are more commonly thought of as an ingredient for cocktails, not java. Furthermore, the coffee you can get at Five Watt is bought directly from a roaster based in Wisconsin.
Authorities: Dog Attacks, Kills Dog At Mpls. Park; Owner FleesThe Minneapolis Police Department is asking for the public's help finding the owner of a dog who killed another dog at the Martin Luther King Park in the Kingfield Neighborhood Sunday evening. Police say after a resident's dog was killed, the owner of the attacking dog was uncooperative with the victim and fled the scene.