Hennepin County efforts to house homeless see some success

Hennepin County efforts to house homeless see some success

For years, Douglas Dorn bounced in and out of homelessness, mostly living out of his car and occasionally crashing on a friend’s couch. “Being homeless is the…

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Minneapolis council fails to override Mayor Frey veto on Hennepin Av. redo

Minneapolis council fails to override Mayor Frey veto on Hennepin Av. redo

The Minneapolis City Council on Thursday failed to override Mayor Jacob Frey’s veto of a plan to have parking and bus lane changes along Hennepin Avenue in…

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Minneapolis council fails to override Mayor Frey veto on Hennepin Av. redo

Mpls. council could try to overturn mayor’s veto of Hennepin Avenue redo

The Minneapolis City Council is expected to attempt Thursday to overturn a Jacob Frey veto after the mayor nixed the current design to rebuild Hennepin Avenue and…

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Hennepin County on verge of electing first sheriff of color

Hennepin County on verge of electing first sheriff of color

No matter who wins the race, Hennepin County voters are on the verge of electing their first sheriff of color. The three candidates running for the county’s…

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Mayor Jacob Frey vetoes 24-hour bus lanes on Hennepin Avenue

Mayor Jacob Frey vetoes 24-hour bus lanes on Hennepin Avenue

Mayor Jacob Frey vetoed a plan calling for a 24-hour bus lane on Hennepin Avenue after the street is rebuilt, one day after the Minneapolis City Council…

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Bus lanes on rebuilt Hennepin Av. will operate 24 hours a day

Bus lanes on rebuilt Hennepin Av. will operate 24 hours a day

Proponents pushing to have all-day bus lanes on Hennepin Avenue after the busy corridor is rebuilt won a big victory Thursday when the Minneapolis City Council approved…

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Hennepin County chief public defender Benson continues with private clients while in public office

Hennepin County chief public defender Benson continues with private clients while in public office

Despite holding a full-time government job for 18 months, Chief Hennepin County public defender Kassius Benson has continued to represent private clients, a practice that may be…

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TV reporter fights Hennepin County prosecutor’s subpoena in Hwy. 169 shooting case

TV reporter fights Hennepin County prosecutor’s subpoena in Hwy. 169 shooting case

KARE 11 TV reporter Lou Raguse is resisting efforts by the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office to compel him to testify about his interview with a man charged…

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