On Monday, November 14, pop princess Gwen Stefani rocked the Xcel Energy Center in Minneapolis. Or at least, that’s what Stefani would have us believe. During her performance, she referred to the city as Minneapolis.
While police think Steven Boland and a possible accomplice might have been able to put on a convincing act, necessitating a plea from the police for all East Side residents to stay wary, the simple fact is their scam is very, very common, and a staple of cons everywhere.
On Sept. 23, 1999, a guy I met in college was helping me with my science homework when he mentioned a rather attractive offer: his family has season tickets to the Minnesota Vikings games. Maybe we could go sometime, he said.
Roseville City Council member Tom Kough is an accomplished diver and takes his talents on the diving board and platform to competitions around the world. But in the World Master Games in Canada, Kough was more impressed with his bowling exploits.
Theft — Officers responded to a theft report in the 1800 block of Simpson Street on Aug. 12. The man reported the loss of a stereo face plate and cell phone from his vehicle overnight. The loss was estimated at $250.