Brandt Williams Feature Archive

The Twin Cities metro area ranks high among the nation's 25 largest cities for education and employment of people age 16 to 24, show findings from a study released today. (09/13/2012)
The Minneapolis Civilian Review Authority may soon change the way it investigates complaints of police misconduct. (09/13/2012)
New census data showing Minnesota's median household income improving by 10 percent from 2010 to 2011 may not be accurate, the state's demographer said Wednesday. (09/12/2012)
The latest jobless numbers from the state found 170,000 Minnesotans were unemployed at the end of July. Every week, job counselor Nancy Cohen offers free help to many of those unemployed Minnesotans. (09/12/2012)
Homelessness is on the rise in the state's largest cities, according to a report released today by the Minnesota Housing Partnership. (09/11/2012)
A group of demonstrators is planning to gather in front of Brooklyn Park City Hall Tuesday to call attention to complaints against a city police officer. (09/04/2012)
August is the deadliest month in Minneapolis when it comes to homicide statistics. But Tyron Jenkins is alive -- and lucky. The 21-year-old's skin is etched with markings that illustrate key moments in his life: Scars from bullet wounds that didn't kill him. (08/31/2012)
Hennepin County elected officials have filed a $10 million civil lawsuit against Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in U.S. District Court. The suit contends the two privately held home loan corporations owe the state of Minnesota for unpaid deed transfer taxes. (08/24/2012)
The Hennepin County Attorney's office has filed attempted murder charges against a man who allegedly attacked two Minneapolis Park Police officers earlier this week. (08/24/2012)
Authorities say a man accused of stabbing a Minneapolis park police officer admitted that he placed a fake 911 call so he could lure officers before attacking them. (08/22/2012)
Minneapolis police are looking for a woman who they say may have witnessed one of two fatal shootings this weekend. (08/20/2012)
The Minnesota State Court of Appeals today overturned a $60,000 judgment against a controversial blogger. (08/20/2012)
Minneapolis city officials announced Wednesday they are seeking to revoke the liquor licenses of two downtown clubs. (08/08/2012)
The builders of the new $41 million Minneapolis Public Schools headquarters say they surpassed goals for employing minority and women-owned businesses by a wide margin. (08/07/2012)
Federal law enforcement authorities are investigating a series of recent gun store burglaries that have resulted in the theft of 60 firearms. (08/06/2012)