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State Democrats now want $300 million for Twin Cities riot damage 

Minnesota Democrats want $300 million for riot-damaged businesses, double what Gov. Tim Walz requested in his budget proposal. Last summer’s riots caused an estimated $500...

‘Pure rip off’: Minneapolis City Council members make $106K per year 

Minneapolis City Council members are paid more than $100,000 annually, which one Republican representative thinks is a “pure rip off of taxpayers.” State Rep. Pat...

Minneapolis survey: Downtown residents more satisfied with police chief than City...

A survey released Tuesday shows that more than 60% of downtown Minneapolis residents have considered moving “due to public safety concerns.” Another 64% said they...

Rochester man arrested in Mexico after arson in Minneapolis

A man from Rochester, Minnesota, who allegedly set fire to a St. Paul school, Goodwill store and hair salon was arrested in Mexico last...

Officials announce ‘Operation Safety Net’ in preparation for upcoming Chauvin trial

A coalition of Minnesota public safety agencies and peacekeepers have come together to ensure that public safety will be maintained during the upcoming trial...

Continued carjackings prompt warnings from Twin Cities law enforcement

At least fourteen carjackings took place in one week in Ramsey County and the city of Minneapolis has tallied over 50 so far this...

Minneapolis business owner says city leaders have ‘blood on their hands’

A Minneapolis resident and business owner said city leaders have "blood on their hands" in an interview Tuesday morning. “If you gave this script to...

Minneapolis to spend $6.4 million to hire more police amid plans...

(The Center Square) – Minneapolis will spend $6.4 million to hire more police officers after spiking violent crime in 2020, the city council voted...

Minneapolis City Council votes to ban facial recognition for police use

(The Center Square) – On Friday, the Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously to ban facial recognition technology for police use. The determination prohibits every city department from...