The City of Minneapolis is urging the shutdown of two Warehouse District clubs -- Envy and Bootleggers-- after city regulatory staff say they observed over-serving of alcohol, a rash of fights and marijuana smoking in the bathroom. The city says the proposed action is part of their crackdown on club crime.
Popular hibachi food truck opens second Twin Cities restaurant
The much-anticipated Daruma opens for takeout Thursday evening.
What changes are coming to the Vikings' offensive line?
Once again, Minnesota has work to do to figure out its interior spots
One of Minnesota's key COVID-19 leaders is retiring
Kris Ehresmann has given more than 30 years of her life to public health in Minnesota.
Plan to develop Orono park on hold after Daytons object
The Dayton family donated the land to the city for the park in the 1970s.
Child from Twin Cities, school staff member die from COVID
Both deaths were reported by the Minnesota Department of Health Thursday.
3 clippers will deliver snow to Minnesota through Tuesday
Clippers move through Friday night, Saturday night and again Monday.
Video: Inebriated Sheriff Dave Hutchinson after high-speed crash
Hutchinson was unaware of his location and repeatedly said he wasn't driving.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, January 20
A Mayo Clinic data scientists believes omicron may have already peaked in parts of Minnesota, though that reality won't show up in the reported cases until at least next week.
2 dead, 1 critical after being found unconscious in garage
The men were believed to have been drinking together and possibly using drugs.
2 teens suspected in 20 robberies arrested after police chase
They are suspects in 23 cases in three Twin Cities counties.
Hennepin Co. Sheriff was driving 125 mph before DWI crash, files reveal
Taken together, the files provide a clearer picture of what exactly happened the morning of Dec. 8.
Canadian man pleads guilty to sexually abusing children at MN casino
Brady John Hillis, 32, pleaded guilty two counts of abusive sexual contact with a child under 12.
Troubled downtown Minneapolis nightclub, Karma, closes for good
KSTP-TV reports Karma Nightclub is closed after city officials deemed the business a public nuisance. The club fell under scrutiny this summer after a rash of violence was linked to patrons of the nightclub.
Mpls. nightclub surrenders liquor license; state executes search warrant
The Envy nightclub in Minneapolis was being investigated on allegations of tax fraud Friday, a day after the club agreed to surrender its liquor license. The surrender of the license comes after the city threatened to revoke it. The co-owner claims city is targeting the club because it doesn't approve of their customers.
Shootings put Minneapolis nightclubs back in glare
Concerns have been rekindled about the mix of youth, guns and Warehouse district nightclubs in downtown Minneapolis as warmer summer weather gets underway. Two people were shot early Monday near the Sexworld strip club.
Last call for Bootleggers in downtown Minneapolis
The owners of Bootleggers, one of two nuisance nightclubs in downtown Minneapolis, have agreed to close by Oct. 1, according to the Star Tribune. Earlier this month, city officials threatened to revoke the liquor license of both Bootleggers and Envy because of violations and unpaid citations. The owners of Envy have until Aug. 27 to decide if it will voluntarily close.
More than two dozen legislators collected reimbursements during state shutdown
At least 28 legislators collected reimbursements for expenses during the state government shutdown last summer. The St. Cloud Times reports most of those are from the state Senate.
Plans for the new Peavey Plaza in downtown Minneapolis unveiled
Architects unveiled their vision for the aging park along Nicollet Mall -- adding more water elements, video screens, concession stands and bathrooms. The renovation will cost up to $10 million. Officials say the redesign will be paid for with private donations.
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