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Peeved judge orders Seanote's owners to get it off county lot

The judge accused both sides of bickering, calling their positions "petulant and uncompromising."

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Stuck Seanote yacht could finally have new home

The 58-foot yacht has been there for months, rankling Hennepin County.

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Woman, 95, struck by car and killed in Walgreens parking lot

It happened early Sunday afternoon in Bloomington.

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A yacht was left at a Lake Minnetonka launch. Now the county is suing

Seanote's saga has become legend around Lake Minnetonka.

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Charges: Mom killed infant son just weeks after getting him back from foster care

The 10-month-old died in her care in Brooklyn Park last April.

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Growing calls for Hennepin Co. Sheriff Hutchinson to resign

Five of the seven county commissioners have called for him to step down.

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Charging decision in Hennepin Co. Sheriff DWI case expected next week

Hennepin County Sheriff Dave Hutchinson was involved in a crash early Wednesday in which he admitted to drinking beforehand.

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Support grows for Redmon's Popcorn after shop's sudden closure

The county also commented on the situation, saying it hopes to help owner Zack Redmon.

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Brooklyn Center increases communication ahead of Potter's trial

The former officer is charged in the death of Daunte Wright. Her trial begins Tuesday with jury selection.

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New Hope man found guilty in fatal hit-and-run

Said Maye was found guilty of unintentional second-degree murder in Hennepin County District Court.

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Accused Hwy 169 shooter loses phone privileges over alleged witness tampering

Jamal Smith is charged with fatally shooting a youth coach this past July.

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Maple Grove-based businessman convicted of fatally shooting wife

Wiseman owns properties in both Minnesota, Nevada and China.

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Man indicted for allegedly making death threats to Hennepin Co. employees

Peter Robert Berry was also indicted and charged for possessing firearms as a felon.

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Mary Moriarty, former chief public defender, is running for Hennepin County Attorney

Current county attorney Mike Freeman isn't seeking re-election.

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Golden Valley man found guilty of 2019 bar murder of Medtronic employee

Erik Kravchuk was convicted in Hennepin County Court Thursday.

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Hennepin County to expand social worker program to 21 police departments

The embedded social worker program aims to improve departments' responses to mental health and substance abuse calls.

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Charges: 'Road rage incident' precipitated fatal shooting on I-94

The victim and suspect allegedly got into a dispute on the highway's entrance ramp.

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Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman won't seek re-election

He's the longest serving Hennepin County Attorney in history and was involved in some of the state's highest-profile cases.

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Smell of smoke follows thunderstorms in Twin Cities

Twitter users noticed the smoky smell as soon as the rain cleared out.

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Minneapolis man dubbed a 'serial rapist' guilty in first of 12 cases he's facing

Kenyatta Buckles was found guilty on Monday in Hennepin County court.

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Minneapolis officers won't be charged in fatal shooting of Dolal Idd

Three officers fired their weapons at Idd outside a gas station on Dec. 30, 2020.