|Tue, December 7, 2021 at 10:29 AM|Send Blog · Share on Facebook · Bookmark on Delicious
The radio station announced White's passing over the weekend, leaving his colleagues and community in mourning.
MINNEAPOLIS - In Minneapolis, a familiar voice permeates the airwaves.
For 42 years, Walter Banks, Jr., known as "Q bear" over the airwaves at KMOJ, have watched people walk in and out of those doors.
"Maybe about 100 or something on-air announcers," said Banks.
But none like Julian White, who was known to many as Brother Jules.
"When you say, "Brother Jules," you can't do nothing but smile," he said.... Read more
|Mon, December 6, 2021 at 2:49 PM|Send Blog · Share on Facebook · Bookmark on Delicious
Mayor Jacob Frey said he plans to announce his pick for interim chief sometime this week.
MINNEAPOLIS - Editor's Note: The video above originally aired on KARE 11 on Dec. 4, 2021.
Just weeks before the end of his term, Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo announced that he plans to leave his position in mid-January.
"After much personal reflection and thoughtful discussions with my family and Mayor Frey, I have made the decision that I will not be accepting a new term as chief of the Minneapolis Police Department," Arradondo said at a press conference Monday morning.00:20 / 00:20
"After 32 years of service I believe that now is the right time to allow for new leadership, new perspective, new focus, and new hope to lead the department forward in collaboration with our communities," he said.... Read more