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The truck driver who drove through a large crowd protesting George Floyd's death last year will have his criminal charges dropped if he is law-abiding for the next year, AP reports.
Catch up quick: Authorities had closed off the highway area as a precaution, but video footage showed Bogdan Vechirko honking and driving his tanker rig through the protest, which numbered in the hundreds.
Want your own fairytale castle? Orono's "Huntington Manor," a $7,495,000 estate 20 miles west of Minneapolis, is on the market.
Background: The nearly 9,000-square-foot house was designed by Plymouth architect James McNeal and built in 2019 as a model home, Sarah Polovitz of Edina Realty said. The buyer would be the first to live there.
The place has lots of rare features: All-glass walls, elaborate helix staircase, three-arched fireplace and limestone exterior, which took 45 truckloads of solid limestone to complete, Polovitz said.
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Summer is rolling and in case you missed it, we launched a weekly events calendar last week. Every Friday, our newsletter will feature what's happening around town.
No candidate running for mayor of Minneapolis secured enough delegates to win an endorsement from the city's DFL party.
What happened: After six rounds of ranked choice ballot counting, challenger Sheila Nezhad had 53% of the vote to incumbent Mayor Jacob Frey's 40%. A candidate needs 60% for the endorsement.
What they're saying:
What's ahead: All three candidates are staying in the race and will square off in November's general election.