MAD DADS Nat'l President VJ Smith Released From Hospital After COVID Battle“Mask up, wash your hands. It’s extra stuff, but we got to do it, because we got to live,” VJ Smith said.
MAD DADS National Director VJ Smith Hospitalized, Battling COVIDSmith is asking people to wear their mask, practice social distancing and wash your hands -- whatever it takes to stay clear of COVID-19.
Groups Band Together To Donate Food To 350+ Low Income Families In North MinneapolisIn North Minneapolis, a large food distribution effort is going on to provide good nutrition to families in need. It's the second of three large distribution efforts.
Even Gunfire Nearby Won't Stop Community In North Minneapolis From Gathering In PrayerFormer Minneapolis city councilman Don Samuels organized the month-long prayer tent, and those praying to end gun violence on Wednesday were caught in the middle of it.
'It's About Doing What's Right': North Mpls. Community Rallies For Justice In Unsolved MurdersA community is coming together to bring attention to the unsolved murders in the city of Minneapolis.
Chief Harteau Focused On Keeping Guns Out Of The Wrong HandsPolice chief Janee Harteau says it isn't easy to predict when and where these homicides will happen because the motives vary. She says the common denominator in most homicides this year has been guns in the hands of the wrong people.
Vigil Set For Man Shot Dead In Downtown MinneapolisA vigil is planned Friday evening in honor of a man who was shot to death one week ago in downtown Minneapolis. Twenty-eight-year-old Justin Murry Williams, of Bloomington, was found shot several times near the intersection of North 10th Street and Currie Avenue by an off-duty police officer at about 6:30 a.m. There is currently no suspect in custody.
Mpls. Community Helps Family Affected By Valentine’s Day FireA Minneapolis mother who lost nearly everything she owned in a deadly fire on Valentine's Day is getting back on her feet thanks to the community. The Valentine’s Day blaze destroyed Latonya Garret’s apartment, and killed five children in the apartment above it.
Birthday Celebration For Mpls. Boy Killed By Stray BulletTerrell Mayes, who died two years ago in his home in north Minneapolis, would have turned 5 years old Monday.
MAD DADS Memorialize Mpls. Homicide VictimsA group that defends their neighborhood from violence was paying respect today to people who have lost their lives.
Conn. Shootings Spark Minn Rally On Gun Violence The Connecticut school shooting sparked a rally in Minneapolis Friday night centered around ending gun violence.
'MAD DADS' Calling On Men To Step Up & Stop ViolenceCommunity leaders are coming together in the aftermath of the death of a little boy, and hoping that people can work together for change.
N. Mpls. Recalls Child’s Stray-Bullet Death After Drive-BysA 17-year-old girl is recovering after someone fired shots into the home where she was staying, hitting her in the ankle.
Police Investigate Fatal Stabbing In South MinneapolisIt was shortly after 7 p.m. Friday when the crowd gathered near 38th and Chicago Avenue South became witnesses to a fatal stabbing.