Finding Minnesota: Victory Memorial DriveEach year, we celebrate Veterans Day on the 11th day of the 11th month. And at precisely 11:11 in the morning that day, something special happens in a Minneapolis park.
Fmr. Gopher Star To Sue Robbinsdale PD For Excessive Force A routine traffic stop has led to a lawsuit against a Robbinsdale Police officer. Melvin Newbern, a former Gopher's basketball star, is suing Officer Brian Sloat, claiming the officer used excessive force in an arrest in early 2013. Dash-cam video captured on the morning of Feb. 13, 2013 shows Sloat putting Newbern through a field sobriety test after stopping him on suspicion of drunk driving.
Mpls Group Honors Fallen Soldiers And 9/11 VictimsIn north Minneapolis, volunteers honored the victims and service members in a different way: Their goal was to show how the tragedy a is helping to improve a community.
Residents Celebrate Victory Memorial Drive MakeoverResidents and city officials are celebrating the 90th anniversary of Victory Memorial Drive Saturday with a dedication, flyover, live music, exhibits of war artifacts and machinery.