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  • 2011 - Page One Contest/Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists, published February 17, 2010

    "Fallen Angel"

  • 2011 - Page One Contest/Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists, published February 17, 2010

    "Fallen Angel"

  • 2011 - Page One Contest/Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists, published December 8, 2010

    "The Opposite of Wild"

  • 2010 - Page One Contest/Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists, published December 23, 2009

    "Favre at Forty"

  • 2010 - AAN AltWeekly Awards, published June 3, 2009

    "Saving Juju"

  • 2010 - Maggies: The Magazine Awards of Western Publishing, published October 7, 2009

    "Lisa Knows Best"

  • 2010 - Maggies: The Magazine Awards of Western Publishing, published October 28, 2009

    "The Perks of Office"

2009 Stories by Erin Carlyle

Archives: 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008
  • City responds to development ruling

    published Sep 16, 2009

    The Minneapolis City Attorney issued a statement this afternoon about a suit it lost to developer Brad Hoyt today. The city is not too happy with the judge's ruling. Hoyt's attorney, William Skolni... More >>

  • Minneapolis, Goodman, lose development suit

    published Sep 16, 2009

    A judge ruled today in favor of a developer who sued the Minneapolis City Council -- targeting his claims at Councilmember Lisa Goodman -- over a Loring Park development project that was denied.... More >>

  • Independent criticism of MPD kept silent, unless MPD agrees

    published Sep 16, 2009

    ​An opinion by an Assistant City Attorney two years ago made it illegal to tell the public when an information independent review board found MPD officers had engaged in misconduct, according to... More >>

  • Petters -- duped by former mobster?

    published Sep 15, 2009

    ​ Tom Petters: was our local pariah duped himself? Larry Reynolds -- whose real name is Larry Reservitz -- is a swindler and drug trafficker with connections to the New England mob. Petters's attor... More >>

  • John Choi to announce run for Ramsey County Attorney

    John Choi to announce run for Ramsey County Attorney

    published Sep 08, 2009

    Image courtesy of St. Paul Web site John Choi, City Attorney for St. Paul, is expected to announce Wednesday that he will be running for Ramsey County Attorney. Choi is the third to throw his hat in... More >>

  • Bad boiler could spoil Phillips Pool and Gym in low-income part of Minneapolis

    published September 9, 2009

    In late July, Bob Albee heard a rumor. The Phillips Pool and Gym, where Ventura Village teens gather to play basketball and hang out, was... More >>

  • BBQ gone bad: Labor Day revelers robbed and shot

    published Sep 08, 2009

    ​Image courtesy of Sillysocks on Flickr Labor Day weekend festivities went rapidly south when some thugs crashed a couple of parties, robbed the revelers, and shot one man in the abdomen over ... More >>

  • Ella still shining at the Guthrie

    published Sep 08, 2009

    ​ If you haven't yet seen Ella, the Guthrie's presentation of the life of the First Lady of Song, it's well worth the trip. The show plays for two more weeks, through Sept. 20. Tina Fabrique shine... More >>

  • 5th Minn. Somali killed in Somalia

    published Sep 08, 2009

    ​ A fifth Somali man from Minnesota has been killed in his homeland. Mohamoud Hassan, 23, was killed last week, a family member told the Star Tribune. Hassan had been an engineering student at the... More >>

  • Teen shot near U of M, later dies

    published Sep 04, 2009

    ​ A young man was shot last night near the University of Minnesota, and died from his injuries shortly after. At around 10:30 p.m. last night, Minneapolis Police responded to a report of shots bein... More >>

  • Alleged prostitute-loving pastor may be off the job

    published Sep 03, 2009

    ​ Looks like the pastor busted in a St. Paul online prostitution sting may have been relieved of his duties -- at least according to the Web site. John Kameron Erbele, 35, was a senior pastor at L... More >>

  • Man killed in North Mpls was murder suspect

    published Sep 02, 2009

    Christopher Dangelo Dozier, 23, is the man who was shot dead late Monday. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner released his name today. Dozier was once charged with murder himself, though he was nev... More >>

  • Minneapolis police brutality costs city some serious cash

    published Sep 01, 2009

    ​ Image courtesy of kla4067 on Flickr. Compared to St. Paul, Minneapolis's numbers for police misconduct payouts are way high: $700,000 versus $9.5 million from 2005 until today. To be fair, half ... More >>

  • Man shot dead in North Minneapolis

    published Sep 01, 2009

    ​ Police are looking for suspects in a shooting in North Minneapolis last night that damaged two cars and left one man dead. Minneapolis police got a call last night at about 10:30 p.m. about shot... More >>

  • Franken cancels fundraiser with shady St. Paul host

    published Aug 27, 2009

    Al Franken canceled a fundraiser tonight that was supposed to be hosted by a guy convicted of theft-by-swindle. Oops. Minnesota Public Radio and the Star Tribune have the story. Basically, Mark Erj... More >>

  • Father charged with killing son had history of violence

    published Aug 26, 2009

    The man charged with killing his infant son over the weekend had harmed another of his children before. Jesse D. Hummel, 29, was charged in Hennepin County Tuesday with the first-degree murder of h... More >>

  • College students: no Gopher-colored beer cans for you

    published Aug 26, 2009

    Image courtesy of Bala on Flickr The Universities of Minnesota and Wisconsin are among the many colleges that have objected to a Bud Light beer promotion: "Fan Cans" in college colors. Now, it looks ... More >>

  • Victim of fatal crash hoped for more out of life

    published Aug 25, 2009

    ​ The 39-year-old victim of a tragic, fatal accident in St. Paul late Sunday night had plans for a better life. Those plans ended when the car Moussa Ould Maayif was driving was struck by 20-year-... More >>

  • Charges filed in June homicide

    published Aug 20, 2009

    Criminal charges were filed today in the June 11 shooting death of Vincent Glover. Clarence Cortez Johnson -- also known as Damares Johnson or "Choo" -- has been charged with second-degree murder. ... More >>

  • Speeding in Minneapolis is expensive

    published Aug 14, 2009

    ​ Image courtesy of fabbio on Flickr Minneapolis police ticketed 1,294 people last month -- ouch! Okay, so everyone speeds sometimes -- but two of the people recently caught were going more than 90... More >>

  • Dad charged in baby's 4th of July death

    published Aug 10, 2009

    ​ Criminal charges have been filed against the father of Alexander Brennan Heikes Jr., the infant who died July 4. The father, 19-year-old Alexander Brennan Heikes, was charged today with second-d... More >>

  • Dad arrested for baby's death

    published Aug 10, 2009

    Remember the sad story of the 7-week-old baby who died on the 4th of July? Minneapolis police arrested the young father over the weekend. On Saturday morning, Alexander Brennan Heikes, 19, was arre... More >>

  • Two charged in Cedar Ave. killing

    published Aug 03, 2009

    ​ Last week we told you that two men had been arrested in the July 25 Cedar Avenue killing. Now they've been charged. Cousins Franklin Anthony Chosa, 25, and Jeffrey Robert Chosa, 20, were charged... More >>

  • Two arrested in Cedar Ave. murder

    published Jul 31, 2009

    Police have arrested two men in the Cedar Avenue murder that took place early Saturday morning, July 25. At around 4:30 a.m. on Saturday, police found two men in the 2600 block of Cedar Avenue badl... More >>

  • Reporter's Notebook: Is targeting chronic offenders ethical?

    published Jul 29, 2009

    This week City Pages highlights ten of the city's chronic offenders -- the people who constantly commit low-level crimes in Minneapolis neighborhoods. These people are police and prosecution targets.... More >>

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