Minneapolis made the city’s new speed limit official this week, completing the installation of 20 mph signs along the city’s borders.
Earlier this year, the nonprofit Youthprise offered a financial lifeline to keep clinics at the city’s three biggest high schools open — albeit one that funds the program only through the end of the year.
A Q&A with the Ward 10 council member.
In her announcement, Bender listed a series of accomplishments since she was first elected in 2013, including instituting a $15 minimum wage and guaranteed paid leave for workers in Minneapolis.
Plus: Kim Ellison retains seat and newcomer Sharon El-Amin wins one on Minneapolis Public Schools board.
“Place is becoming a political identity now, ” says the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Cynthia Rugeley.
For live class meetings, she has a Zoom app on her phone. But she’s hesitant to engage fully on that platform. “I prefer not putting the camera on,” she said, adding she doesn’t “want people seeing where I’m staying.”
The short answer is: it’s complicated.
Since the spring, numerous hotels in the suburb have been operating as makeshift shelters.
Three seats on the county’s seven-member Board of Commissioners are on the ballot this fall.
Four seats on the county’s seven-member Board of Commissioners are on the ballot this fall, including three open seats.
If Catholic Charities CEO Tim Marx has a message for those who will continue working to address homelessness in the region after he leaves the organization, it’s this: It’s not too late.
City council candidates in suburbs around the Twin Cities report that voters are asking if they’re planning on taking money away from the local force.
Why some advocates say the idea could play an important role in easing the area’s housing crunch.
The city’s deal to let the U.S. Postal Service use the site for a temporary post office means the building will remain standing through at least next year, and maybe longer.
Meet Tom Douple, commissioner of the Summit League, one of the key players in St. Thomas’ unlikely ascension to big-time college athletics.
Commissioners Mike Opat, Jan Callison and Jeff Johnson don’t always agree on policy, but they do agree on why it’s time for them to retire.
Since the St. Anthony police department started collecting data in 2017, the share of Black people its officers pulled over has increased each year.
Earlier this month, the Federal Transit Administration sent what’s called the full funding grant agreement for the $2 billion project to Congress, triggering a 30-day review that is mostly a formality.
A Q&A with Jamal Osman, who won the Aug. 11 special election for the Minneapolis City Council seat representing Ward 6.