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General Mills Inc., which for years has struggled against Greek-style yogurt rivals, thinks it finally has a product that will win back consumers: Oui, a thicker French-style yogurt that's made and sold in small glass jars.
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Department confirmed the body of an adult male was discovered in the Mississippi River near the Washington Avenue bridge ...
Minneapolis officials are looking to do more business with small banks, after City Council members requested alternatives to banks that invest in the fossil fuel industry.
FC Minneapolis, a local non-league club that is bucking the trend of traditional lower-level soccer, has announced that the Lions will be traveling to Africa next March to play the Ugandan National Team.
New apartment buildings in northeast Minneapolis will help stabilize rents. Sunday, June 25, 2017 by City Pages Readers in News.
"June Fourth Elegies," Liu Xiaobo's first collection to be published in English, was published in 2011 by Graywolf Press of Minneapolis. His translator, Jeffrey Yang, said in an interview with the Star Tribune in 2010 that the collection is divided ...
It happened recently when KARE-11, the NBC station in Minneapolis, called it a "medical breakthrough" when Mayo Clinic's PR department distributed a polished video describing an expedited surgery-and-radiation treatment process for early stage breast ...
As mid-June rolled around, Minneapolis wheat became the star of the wheat commodity market, trading to new contract highs. "Unfortunately, what's driving it is the very intense dry to drought conditions across the region since the latter part of May ...
Minneapolis (WCCO) - Authorities say a home in northeast Minneapolis suffered extensive damage in a fire Sunday night, but nobody was hurt.
Minneapolis - The mother of Philando Castile, a black motorist killed by a Minnesota police officer last July, has reached a nearly $3 million settlement with the city that employed the officer, avoiding a federal wrongful death lawsuit that attorneys ...
Minneapolis (KMSP) - If you thought driving through the Lowry Tunnel in Minneapolis was a little claustrophobic before, now it's really a tight squeeze.
The city of Minneapolis is considering a proposal to restrict the sale of menthol cigarettes, including e-cigarettes, along with mint or wintergreen chewing tobacco.
That is what Downtown Resource Group of Minneapolis and Fe Equus Development of Milwaukee dubbed their plan to offer lower-than-market-rate pricing on 22 of 110 units of a proposed 15-story condo project at the intersection of SE Central Avenue and ...
None of the home's occupants were home, and Animal Control was called for a dog that was rescued from the residence on the 3500 block of Northeast Valley ...
Minneapolis (WCCO) - Among the thousands celebrating Pride this weekend are gay married couples, but just five years ago voters in Minnesota were locked in a heated political battle over a constitutional amendment that would have banned gay ...
Mayor Betsy Hodges looked rattled when a "Fox & Friends" reporter cornered her after her State of the City address at a mosque in north Minneapolis. Pete Hegseth, a Fox contributor and Iraq war veteran, asked why she spoke in a mosque and not a church, ...
Tens of thousands of people packed downtown Minneapolis Sunday to watch the 2017 Ashley Rukes Pride Parade, taking place just two days after resolution of a whirlwind dispute about whether uniformed police officers could participate.
The leading contenders in the 2017 Minneapolis mayoral race may actually think that moving toward a $15 per hour citywide minimum wage is a fine idea, but the practical reality seems to be that opposing it is not an option if you want to get elected.
Minneapolis (AP) - The City of Minneapolis will help test a new green housing design developed by two University of Minnesota alumni.
Instead of mowing the lawn, he strolls the downtown riverfront, like thousands of other new residents of Minneapolis and St. Paul - cities that for decades struggled to keep pace with the growth of suburbs around them.
The Exchange Minneapolis, 10 S. 5th St., #B100, Minneapolis; 612-886-2233. PRIDE 2017. Featuring a celebratory weekend full of events.
A Minneapolis woman will spend the rest of her life in prison for her role in the slaying of a 31-year-old father gunned down in a St. Paul auto parts parking lot last summer.
"With its corner dive bars, most that still only take cash, laid back people, and family-friendly blocks, Sheridan is northeast Minneapolis." What Carlson, a military vet and cancer survivor, fears these days is the swarm of newcomers in his beloved ...
The Minneapolis Central Library includes in its special collections a large repository of material devoted to the history of the city.
Flanked by Somali women in their hijabs in Minneapolis, facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg said, "You are a powerful reminder of why this country is so great," as he marked the end of the holy month of Ramadan by eating his first Iftar dinner.
prison is the next stop for a convicted rapist who was caught when Minneapolis police pulled him over for driving with a dangling license plate.
X Games is giving skateboarders everywhere the opportunity to compete in Minneapolis by using the Podium Skate App. Podium Skate is a new app created by CA Productions that allows users to upload their footage and be ranked by our pro judges for a ...
rain has pushed back the start of today's Twins-White Sox game at Target Field but that won't stop Metro Transit from shutting down light-rail service at 6:45 p.m.
At the literary salon, held in a Graywolf board member's home overlooking the Minneapolis Sculpture garden, Smith thanked Graywolf publisher Fiona McCrae and editor Jeff Shotts, longtime supporters who have championed her work.
Above: Timothy Laughlin (Aaron Blake) and Hawkins Fuller (Joseph Lattanzi) in Cincinnati Opera's world-premiere production of Gregory Spears and Greg ...
Two officers were injured Wednesday night when someone threw fireworks at them during a confrontation between police and citizens outside a north Minneapolis police station, authorities said Thursday. A 29-year-old Minneapolis man were arrested on ...
He owned a liquor store in Minneapolis at 925 Cedar Av. on the West Bank, an address that is now a vacant lot. More to the point, Murphy during that summer 121 years ago owned a bicycle - a steel, 22-pound, single-speed Barnes White Flyer.
Hundreds of low-wage workers, business owners and activists descended on Minneapolis City Hall Thursday to testify about the proposed $15 minimum wage, packing the council chambers as demonstrators supporting the wage hike chanted and beat ...
FILE - In this March 30, 2016 file photo, Minneapolis police Chief Janee Harteau speaks at a news conference, in Minneapolis. Minneapolis' first openly gay police chief responded sharply Thursday, June 22,... (Elizabeth Flores /Star Tribune via AP ...
(KMSP) - A very delicate operation is underway as the Bell Museum moves from one Twin City to another. The University of Minnesota museum is carefully moving its famous dioramas from Minneapolis to St. Paul. Curators George Weiblen and Tom Amble ...
Twin Cities Pride organizers are asking police officers not to march in the big Minneapolis parade on Sunday in light of the Philando Castile case and continued tension between officers and marginalized communities.
"How silly someone live in Waconia and then drive to Minneapolis. Of course they have long commutes. What idiots!" But let's say all those people decided to live in the city.
Minneapolis (KMSP) - This week Athletes at the Minneapolis Convention Center will be serving up digs and spikes. But it's the spike in tourism that the USA Volleyball Girls' Junior National Championships is once again bringing to Minneapolis. "So, this ...
Minneapolis (KMSP) - The packed patio at the Tin fish on Lake Calhoun is a sure sign of summer--but the future of the institution is up in the air.
The Minneapolis police Department last month tightened its standards for officers using deadly force but backed away after the union and some of the rank-and-file raised concerns.
The student-and-teacher moment is a glimpse into the supportive fitness community in north Minneapolis that nurtured Chante's 44-pound weight loss over the past five months.
Minneapolis' Somali and Spanish speaking residents will continue to receive free rental legal advice services in their languages after the city of Minneapolis renewed funds to a nonprofit. The Minneapolis City Council approved $100,000 and a six-month ...
Much of the discussion around the proposed $15 minimum wage in Minneapolis has centered on restaurant employees and whether the proposal should include a "tip credit," which would allow tips to count toward the minimum wage.
The event, dubbed "Kitty Hall," will feature 18 kittens and cats from Minneapolis Animal Care and Control. All will be available for adoption.
Several local organizations, including the Minneapolis Foundation, the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board and the Minneapolis Parks Foundation, have joined forces to open more than 50 new little free libraries in parks or at recreation centers in ...
CenterPoint Energy has deemed the intersection of Hennepin Avenue and 7th Street in downtown Minneapolis safe following a Tuesday afternoon gas leak, ...
One man was charged Monday for the murder of a teenager in a Minneapolis city park near Lyndale Avenue North and Webber Parkway Saturday, in what ...
LaTrisha Vetaw, policy manager for the North Point Health and Wellness Center in Minneapolis, where most patients are African American, says she attended that meeting to prevent the hosts from spreading misinformation.
All indications say Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges and a majority of council members are on board. Thursday's hearing is devoted to public comments on the draft plan, which the council is scheduled to pass before the end of this month.
prosecutors pushed for a life term for the 22-year-old defendant, who was already registered as a predatory offender.





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