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Community helps build Oxford Street; 2017 overlay project could be delayed
Nobles SWCD begins connecting with landowners on buffers
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Iowa state football: H-LP puts perfect record on the line
Scott Rall: Hi ho, hi ho, it's off to work we go
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Looking Back: 2006 -- Worthington Ambulance Service wins honor
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September 2, 2016
Pipeline protest boosts significance of annual tribal leaders summit, powwow
BISMARCK, N.D. – An annual summit of American Indian tribal leaders and the traditional powwow that follows are expected to draw big numbers and heightened interest in Bismarck next week as protests of the Dakota Access Pipeline about 40 miles away continue. “This is kind of unprecedented....
September 2, 2016 - 9:46pm
August 31, 2016
Bakken pipeline protest in Iowa leads to arrests
BOONE, Iowa — Arrests were being made Wednesday afternoon as people protesting construction of the Dakota Access pipeline held hands and blocked roads in a staging area for heavy equipment being used in its construction. More than 100 protesters appeared at the site, which is near...
August 31, 2016 - 9:27pm
July 27, 2016
Protests cost St. Paul $1.5M while Summit Avenue remains closed
ST. PAUL -- The cost of handling protests over the shooting of Philando Castile rose to at least $1.5 million for St. Paul -- up $500,000 in the past week. Though it was a St. Anthony police officer who fatally shot Castile in Falcon Heights on the night of July 6, protests largely...
July 27, 2016 - 9:54pm
June 2, 2016
U.S. will not charge Minneapolis police in shooting of Jamar Clark
MINNEAPOLIS — Federal prosecutors said Wednesday they would not bring charges against two Minneapolis police officers involved in the shooting death of a 24-year-old black man, due to insufficient evidence. After a months-long investigation, officials said they could not establish...
June 2, 2016 - 9:39pm
February 29, 2016
Trump blames faulty earpiece for lack of condemnation of KKK endorsement
WASHINGTON — A Donald Trump rally was repeatedly disrupted by hecklers, including some from the Black Lives Matter movement, Monday and a Time...
February 29, 2016 - 3:40pm
February 28, 2016
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt Dayton speech at water summit
ST. PAUL — Anti-pipeline protesters interrupted Gov. Mark Dayton Saturday as he spoke to more than 800 Minnesotans at a summit about how to...
February 28, 2016 - 9:45pm
Protesters hurl rocks at police after Salt Lake City, Utah shooting
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Police in Salt Lake City, Utah, faced rock-throwing protesters after officers shot a young man who was involved in a fight with another man late Saturday, the city’s police department and local media said. There were conflicting reports about the age of...
February 28, 2016 - 3:43pm
February 26, 2016
Black Lives Matter cancels protest
ST. PAUL — Black Lives Matter St. Paul said Friday that it has canceled its planned protest for today at Red Bull Crashed Ice, saying that after hours of dialogue with Mayor Chris Coleman and others, “we believe that our demands have been sincerely addressed.” Coleman said Friday...
February 26, 2016 - 9:43pm
February 25, 2016
Four BLM protests cost police $250,000: St. Paul and Metro Transit cops, troopers patrolled 2015 events
ST. PAUL — Law enforcement spent about $250,000 last year on four Black Lives Matter protests in St. Paul. The unpermitted marches have called for justice against police misconduct, and have blocked roads and public transportation. But BLM St. Paul’s lead organizer, Rashad Turner,...
February 25, 2016 - 9:04pm
February 21, 2016
Seven demands: Black Lives Matter has said protest at Crashed Ice event will go on
ST. PAUL — Nearly three weeks before Red Bull Crashed Ice’s main attraction, Black Lives Matter St. Paul activists said they would “shut it down” if seven demands were not met. But some of what the group is asking would be impossible without changes to state laws, and some...
February 21, 2016 - 9:03pm
February 17, 2016
St. Paul cop resigns over ‘run them over’ comment about protesters
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul police sergeant resigned Wednesday after he apologized last month for posting on Facebook “Run them over” in advance of a Black Lives Matter St. Paul march. An internal affairs investigation into Sgt. Jeffrey Rothecker was completed, but his resignation...
February 17, 2016 - 9:06pm
February 10, 2016
Crashed Ice a go, despite protest
ST. PAUL — St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman said Wednesday that Red Bull Crashed Ice will go on as planned this month, despite Black Lives Matter St. Paul’s plans for a “nonviolent shutdown action” of the event if a St. Paul police sergeant is not fired over a Facebook comment...
February 10, 2016 - 9:10pm
February 9, 2016
Black Lives Matter set race protest
ST. PAUL — The Twin Cities black community pressed leaders on two fronts Tuesday: promising to shut down a popular ice-racing event and suing...
February 9, 2016 - 8:39pm
January 18, 2016
'This is what MLK would be doing': Protest on national holiday in Minneapolis, St. Paul
MINNEAPOLIS — Two groups of protesters conducted a brief and peaceful takeover of the Marshall Avenue-Lake Street bridge on a frigid Martin...
January 18, 2016 - 8:27pm
December 25, 2015
‘Black Christmas’ protesters march in Chicago
CHICAGO — Several hundred protesters against police killings of black men marched Thursday along Chicago’s Michigan Avenue, calling for Mayor...
December 25, 2015 - 4:27pm