Apr 18, 2024 - News

The Spoon: Influential Minnesotans

Illustration of a constellation in the shape of the Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture.

Illustration: Allie Carl/Axios

The family of Ricky Cobb II, who was fatally shot by law enforcement, has filed a federal civil suit against state troopers Ryan Londregan and Brett Seide. (MPR News)

  • Gov. Tim Walz told reporters yesterday that he is still weighing whether to intervene in the Hennepin County Attorney's Office case against Londregan. (Torey via X/Background via Axios)

πŸ“– Land O'Lakes CEO Beth Ford and University of Minnesota professor Rachel Hardeman were named to Time magazine's list of the 100 Most Influential People of 2024. (Time)

πŸ’ Wild Goalie Marc-Andre Fleury signed a one-year deal to return next season. (KSTP)

🚊 Extending the Blue Line through the North Loop will require moving underground electric transmission lines, raising concerns about cost and loss of power. (Star Tribune)

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