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'Vote Shaming' Tells Neighbors Who Votes, Who Doesn't

A letter could show up in your mailbox any day now, essentially letting you know that you've got a choice: vote or be prepared to explain to your neighbors why you didn't.

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Rare Friday Halloween Inspires Big Party Night, Law Enforcement Prepares

It's the perfect storm for people who delight in being scared. The last time Halloween fell on a Friday was 2008, and you can bet it means more people will be out enjoying the fun.

After the younger kids go to bed, some of those bigger kids plan to come downtown to celebrate, maybe at First Avenue's costume contest.

Dinkytown Church Giving Screams for Charity

Halloween events are happening all over the place, but  a haunted house inside a  church in Dinkytown might be the most unusual.

University Baptist Church, located at 1219 University Avenue SE, has stood there since the 1920s.

Minneapolis City Council Approves Healthy Foods Ordinance

The Minneapolis City Council voted Friday to pass an ordinance aimed at giving customers healthy food options.

The new mandate requires businesses with a grocery store license to offer certain quantities of healthy items to customers.

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Prosecutor: Mpls. Serial Killing Conviction Should Stand

Prosecutors oppose a new trial for a man convicted of murdering three American Indian women in Minneapolis in the 1980s.
    
Hennepin County prosecutors say Bill Glaze should remain behind bars, despite the findings of an advocacy group casting doubt on the case through new DNA evidence.
    

Minnesota Sports Groups Maneuver for MLS Team<br />

The jockeying is intensifying for two groups hoping to land a Major League Soccer franchise in Minnesota.
    

Remember to Set your Clocks Back this Weekend

Most people in the United States are getting an extra hour of sleep this weekend, thanks to the annual shift back to standard time.

Officially, the change comes at 2 a.m. Sunday, but most people usually set their clocks back before heading to bed Saturday night.