MINNEAPOLIS (AP) â€” A man who played college football in North Dakota has been convicted of killing one man and wounding another outside a Minneapolis club last fall.
A Hennepin County jury convicted Cedric Chappell Jr. on Thursday of murder and attempted murder. He's scheduled to be sentenced Sept. 11.
The 22-year-old played football at ValleyÂ City State University in ValleyÂ City, North Dakota.
He was charged in connection with an October gunfight outside the Blue Nile restaurant and bar in Minneapolis. Prosecutors say an argument broke out between two gangs, and 35 shots were fired.
Beverly Gay Duba, 95, a Valley City native now living in Saratoga, Calif., told the Times-Record she talked Peggy Lee into singing on KOVC radio for the first time after hearing Lee sing at a Valley City event in 1937. More in Friday's Times-Record.
The Hi-Liner Activity Center was filled Wednesday as architects unveiled plans for a health, wellness and physical education center proposed by Valley City Parks and Recreation in conjunction with Valley City State University and Mercy Hospital. More in Friday's Times-Record.