The 50-year-old ordinance bans restaurants or bars from being within 300 feet of a place of worship. A Minneapolis City Council committee ruled council members will vote on the ordinance next week.
Eden Prairie-based crypto company files for bankruptcy
The company operates crypto-mining centers.
1 dead, 2 with life-threatening injuries in Minnesota crash
The crash happened just after 7:30 p.m. Friday.
School bus carrying students plunges into river southwest of Fargo
None of the kids suffered life-threatening injuries, though some were taken to area hospitals.
Richfield High School cancels weekend events after shooting
Two men were shot outside the school's football stadium
Sound of shots, mass panic at Richfield football game streamed live on YouTube
Gunfire caused panic at a varsity football game Friday night.
Gunfire outside stadium halts Richfield/Kennedy football game
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K-9 search leads to $36K fentanyl seizure during traffic stop
A traffic stop was made after the vehicle was seen speeding through the area.
Gov. Walz reacts to Tuesday death of Mankato West student
The governor is a former geography teacher at the high school.
Teen pleads guilty to Minneapolis carjacking, admits to others
The man was yanked out of the vehicle by witnesses before fleeing the scene.
Three plead guilty to roles in murder on Red Lake Reservation
The 2019 murder left another person seriously injured.
Sheriff: Heifer shot and butchered on farmer's pasture near Aitkin
Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to call the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office.
Minneapolis loosens rules on alcohol service near churches
Minneapolis City Council voted Friday to ease a restriction on restaurants and breweries that prohibited alcohol from being served within 300 feet of a house of worship.
Minneapolis bar named among 25 best in America
Men's Fitness magazine is raising a toast to the bar in the Twin Cities restaurant La Belle Vie. The award-winning Loring Park neighborhood hot spot was named one of the "25 Best Bars in America" in the publication, which praised the posh eatery for its "meticulously chosen wine list."
Rosemount bar owners complain about DWI enforcement
WCCO reports bars and restaurants are upset with police pulling over customers and staff. The owners claim the increased patrols are hurting their business. The city council asked the police department to conduct an internal investigation.
Presbyterian Church ordains first gay minister? in ceremony in Wisconsin
Scott Anderson says he never thought the day would come. The Presbyterian Church barred homosexuals from serving as ministers until last year, when the church's national assembly voted to remove the ban.
New Dakota County ordinance holds residents responsible for underage drinkers
The Dakota County Board of Commissioners has adopted a social host ordinance that targets residents in the southern part of the county who provide a residence or location for people younger than 21 to consume alcohol. Sheriff Dave Bellows said the ordinance is an important next step because it hold party hosts responsible.
Proposed topless bar is too close to church, committee rules
3 Degrees Church said the proposed adult entertainment venue was within 500 feet of its home.
Wayzata church settles suit with city
The Unitarian Universalist Church of Minnetonka will be allowed to build a house of worship on a residential parcel of land after all. A 2010 federal suit alleges that the city's blockade of the project was a violation of the church's First Amendment rights to free speech and religious worship.
'Church hoppers' drawn to multiple congregations
A small but growing group of Christians nationwide known as"church hoppers" worship at multiple Christian congregations, often of different denominations. Pastors say it can be tough to build relationships with the roving faithful – and they can't be counted on as much to give their time and money to a church.
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