With the weather turning cooler, organizers say they're prepared to defy an agreement with authorities and set up shelters. City Pages says organizers are making a final plea and asking police to sanction tents.
Inver Grove Heights father killed during suspected break-in
Three people were arrested in connection to the homicide.
St. Paul's upcoming Spring Break restaurant will celebrate the 1980s
The restaurant is one of two new concepts bring brought to downtown St. Paul by local Chef Brian Ingram.
49th suspect charged in Feeding Our Future fraud investigation
The suspect had booked a flight to Istanbul before being arrested.
Morgan Wallen among 3 headliners named for WE Fest 2023
Next year's festival will be held from Aug. 3-5.
Nearly 60 lbs of drugs seized in Rochester, 3 charged
The drugs consisted of cocaine, methamphetamine, fentanyl and marijuana.
Climate change in Minnesota is clearly seen at night
A lot of warm days and far fewer chilly nights.
Driver, 83, killed in collision with semi-truck in Northfield
The Northfield man died at Hennepin County Medical Center.
Impatient driver who fatally struck woman outside Taco Bell sentenced
Tammy Renae Olson was sentenced to four years in prison.
Police: Teens 'careen recklessly' in stolen BMW, Mercedes in north metro
They ended up crashing the stolen vehicles, with two arrested and two others on the run.
Charges: California woman embezzled over $1M from MN employer
Mai Xiong faces several federal charges in the case.
Occupy protesters plan to defy order against tents
Occupy Minnesota protesters plan to erect 99 tents at the Minneapolis plaza in defiance of a Hennepin County order. Organizers say they’ll put up the tents Wednesday and link arms around them.
Protesters say they'll appeal to county commissioners for permission to set up tents
Police over the weekend tore down protesters' shelters outside the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis. Demonstrators say the weather is changing and they have a right to shelter and safety. County officials say the center is surrounded with transportation routes that are essential to safety.
Occupy Duluth protesters say they'll comply with police orders but will maintain a presence
A police order effective Sunday night forbids protesters from spending the night at Duluth's Civic Center Plaza. Leaders of the Occupy Duluth movement say the group will abide by it, but hinted some individuals may challenge it on their own. The group says it will maintain some presence in Duluth through the winter.
OccupyMN protesters occupy foreclosed home
The TC Daily Planet is reporting some demonstrators connected to the OccupyMN movement have occupied a foreclosed home in north Minneapolis to keep the residents from being evicted. The protesters say they intend to stay in the home and in tents on the property until U.S. Bank agrees to renegotiate the mortgage. They say they will resist if authorities try to forcefully evict the residents.
Judge rules OccupyMN can have signs, but still no tents
The protesters filed a lawsuit against the county earlier this week -- saying rules against tents or posting signs are unconstitutional. The county argues its restrictions are reasonable, saying no group has a First Amendment right to use the plaza as a private campground.
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