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After she called 911, a young Minneapolis police officer pulled her aside and gave her some words of wisdom she'll never forget.
A Minneapolis man on provisional release from a state mental health facility is facing harassment charges after police say he mailed an ominous package to a former waitress that he pursued for several years in the 1980s.

Clinton Advisor Returns To Minneapolis On Campaign TrailOne of Hillary Clinton's top advisors made a stop in his hometown on Minneapolis. Jake Sullivan was here to campaign for his boss, Esme Murphy reports (2:18). WCCO 4 News at 6 - Oct. 26, 2016.
A Brazilian steakhouse chain in the heart of downtown Minneapolis is getting ready for an upgrade. Fogo De Chao opened in Minneapolis nearly 10 years ago in City Center. Minneapolis Fogo Sales manager Mary Lindahl says a renovation project will start ...
Currently there are eight candidates running for four open seats on the Minneapolis Board of education. The MSR reached out to all eight candidates posing the same four questions to each of them and allowing them to respond in a total of 600 words or less.
Join Threads Dance Project as we celebrate our 5th Anniversary! Progressions features audience-selected favorites Memories and Vestiges that we have shared onstage since our first show in 2011.

Listen to Widespread Panic's first-ever cover of "Electric Funeral" by Black Sabbath from Tuesday's show in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis residents ought to follow the advice of the Vote Yes signs that have sprouted on lots and lawns across Mill City.
This fall, Minneapolis will roll out a laser-equipped van to scan the city's streets for flaws, replacing city employees and interns who once did the work on foot, the ...
Up until this past spring I wandered the streets of downtown Minneapolis, drifting through the shadows cast by skyscrapers of glass and steel.
NEW YORK (AP) - The home-design retailer West Elm is taking its brand into the hotel industry, with plans for hotels in five cities: Detroit; Indianapolis; Minneapolis; Savannah, Georgia, and Charlotte, North Carolina. Another 10 hotels are on the ...
But the performance piece is only the glittering anchor of the broader project, which is aimed at revitalizing the defunct Upper harbor terminal in North Minneapolis. (For reference: The site begins north and west of the Lowry Avenue bridge.) Other ...
We felt Minneapolis deserved more than a single travel page (see Minneapolis' Memories Part 1) because it is essentially an American story - a story of enterprising engineering, confident success, rolled-up sleeves hard work, then collapse of industry ...
We're getting a better look at plans for a new outdoor amphitheater along the Mississippi River in North Minneapolis. Its part of city efforts to redevelop an old industrial site called the Upper harbor Terminal.
Minneapolis (WCCO) - Game 1 of the World Series is Tuesday night at Progressive Field in Cleveland as the Chicago Cubs face the Cleveland Indians.
Minneapolis Making Traffic Preparations For Pre-Halloween WeekendThere's expected to be a lot of people in downtown Minneapolis celebrating an early Halloween this weekend, Amelia Santaniello reports (:35). WCCO 4 News at 6 - Oct. 25, 2016.
Select Comfort, the Plymouth-based maker and seller of Sleep Number beds, will move its company headquarters to downtown Minneapolis next October. The company signed a 15-year lease for 211,000 square feet of office space at 1001 3rd Ave. S.

On Nov. 8, Minneapolis voters will elect four directors on the nine-member Minneapolis school board. One of those spots is an at-large, citywide seat that is open because incumbent Carla Bates is not seeking a third term.
Rosa Mexicano, an upscale Mexican restaurant chain based in New York, has closed its doors in Minneapolis. The bar and restaurant opened in City Center in ...
The Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal reported that Rosa Mexicano is closed as of Tuesday, and that it was no longer listed on the chain's website navigation.
Minnesota Vikings legend John Randle is lending his name to a new downtown Minneapolis restaurant. Restaurateur Michael McDermott will close his Ling & Louie's restaurant on Nicollet Mall at the end of the year.
Protesters rallied against deputies from the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office being sent to the pipeline protests in North Dakota outside of City Hall in Minneapolis. After the State of North Dakota requested assistance, deputies from Hennepin, Anoka ...
Tristen Baier, 20, of Minneapolis was initially charged with attempted second-degree murder for striking 37-year-old Roberto Bernabe Cortez with his van on Saturday, but the charge was upgraded after Cortez died Monday evening, according to a news ...
"My goal is to ensure that the city is pulling all the levers we can to make sure that everyone who visits downtown Minneapolis has an inviting and vibrant experience," Mayor Betsy Hodges said in a statement. "We want to have a weekend nighttime ...
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board and the city of Minneapolis have published a proposal by the project team, which includes Bloomington-based United Properties, Fridley-based Thor Construction and Minneapolis-Based First Avenue Productions.
The gathering will once again return to the Minneapolis Convention Center in downtown. The event will take place Friday, May 6 through Sunday, May 8. Tickets are already on sale, and are priced from $35 to $85 (special super-fan themed packages will ...
Hoping to bring order to the chaotic scene that typically follows bar closing in downtown Minneapolis, the city will flood a three-block area with licensing inspectors and agents to direct traffic this weekend.
Tim Carpenter is the Statehouse bureau chief at The Topeka capital-Journal, with the responsibility for covering politics and government stories.
Minneapolis (AP) - A man who photographed Prince during the late music superstar's early years is suing a Minneapolis studio to recover about 3,000 original pictures. Allen Beaulieu's federal lawsuit is against Studio 1124 and its owner, Clint Stockwell.
Minneapolis didn't get the message. Last night, the WWE brought its flagship Monday Night Raw program to Lesnar's former home, at the Target Center, where the heavyweight and his hype man came out to do some mean-spirited smack talk at Goldberg, ...
A Minneapolis woman has been sentenced to 45 months in prison for the fatal New Year's Eve hit-and-run crash that killed 37-year-old Aisha Freels, Hennepin ...
A 10-story building isn't the North Loop's problem. It's the lack of amenities like health care and shopping. Tony Webster, flickr.
Don't expect the Zumba beats to fade anytime soon at Minneapolis' downtown hub for socializing seniors, the Skyway Senior Center.
"In my area where we have a lot of industrial property, it's the traditional area where snow will be stored," Minneapolis City Council member Kevin Reich said. Reich heard the complaints from residents like Andermack. As areas like the neighborhood in ...
Minneapolis (AP) - A Minneapolis woman has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for a fatal hit-and-run last New Year's Eve.
A 37-year-old man thought to have been intentionally struck by a car in Minneapolis last weekend died of his injuries Monday afternoon, according to ...
A Lakeville family of four missing since late last week was found alive early Tuesday inside a vehicle in south Minneapolis and the parents of two young children were subsequently taken to jail, police said. A call from a Minneapolis resident who ...
More people are voting early in Minneapolis than ever before, as the numbers have grown since early voting was introduced four years ago.
The boxy rectangular building along Nicollet Mall is not the tallest nor as distinctive in shape as the IDS or Capella towers in downtown Minneapolis. But it's become a recognizable skyline feature nonetheless because of the artistic graphics it ...
police in Minneapolis say a man is in the hospital following a hit-and-run Saturday night on the city's south side.
Churchgoers from several congregations gathered Sunday at New Creation Church in north Minneapolis to pray for an end to violence in their community and across the country.
Minneapolis, MN - The Minneapolis police Department (MPD) is saying that rumors spreading online about the MPD sending officers to the Standing Rock Native American Reservation in North Dakota are false.
Habitat For Humanity Hosts All-women Build In North Minneapolis. A Habitat for Humanity project in north Minneapolis is well under way, thanks to a group of women, Liz Collin reports (0:34). WCCO 4 News At 10 - Oct. 22, 2016. Categories: News Local ...
Minneapolis power-pop band Private Interests propel at a machine-gun clip over high-speed beats and fire-starting guitar solos, making their '70s-inspired take on "spy rock 'n' roll" sound both old and new at once.
With a new multimedia project that includes a dance piece and companion art exhibition, Minneapolis artist and choreographer Rosy Simas sets out to challenge that narrow perception.
laser beams will scan thousands of miles of streets in Minneapolis this fall, searching for flaws. Once the purview of interns and city employees on foot, a van packed with high-tech sensors is taking over the crucial job of measuring the condition of ...
Now, he'll be bringing his own version of Korean fare to his adopted neighborhood when he and partner Josh Crew (pictured above, left to right) open Sum Dem Korean Barbecue (735 E. 48th St., Mpls.
Tom Sweeney, Star Tribune Macy's is negotiating the sale of its downtown Minneapolis property, a move that is likely to result in the downsizing or closing of its ...
According to Minneapolis police, it happened at the intersection of Broadway Avenue West and Sheridan Avenue North at around 8:43 a.m.
Sixteen months before a Super Bowl lands in Minneapolis in 2018, the city already has allocated hundreds of thousands of dollars for security, and millions more could be spent on public safety for one of the world's most high-profile events.






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