Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will be on the University of Minnesota campus Thursday to speak at the newly-remodeled Northrop Auditorium, and students, staff, faculty and community members are planning to protest ahead of the speech.
The American Red Cross is helping three adults after an early-morning fire at a Bloomington apartment complex.
Firefighters were called to the Highlands Apartment complex on the 5200 block of West 98th Street around 2 a.m. Thursday on a report of a deck fire. The fire started on a second-floor unit and spread to the third-floor deck above the initial fire, crews say.
Since the beginning of the year, the Minneapolis Police Department's Property and Evidence Unit has collected more than 120 bags of heroin. The drug is something Sgt. Brian Anderson sees a lot of these days.
"It would probably be very shocking for a lot of the people, what goes on," Anderson said.