from streets.mn by Nathaniel M. Hood
After injuries and deaths on Snelling Avenue in St. Paul, pedestrians are fighting back. Members of a Macalaster College have placed flags in buckets to aid the crossing of this busy street. However, a grumpy man on a soapbox thinks that these flags are a “stupid” idea.
from politics.mn by Michael Brodkorb
The 2014 primary election is over, but the vote totals in the primary show clear warning signs for the Republicans in Minnesota. The final vote totals are not in yet for the primary, but it is clear more Democrats voted in the primary than did Republicans. It is a trend that has continued since precinct caucuses, when 14,585 people attended DFL precinct caucuses on February 4, 2014, a total which beat the turnout at precinct caucuses for Republicans in Minnesota.
Even the turnout at the Republican Party of Minnesota State Convention in Rochester was below expectations and the convention never had a full delegation. This should be a warning sign for Republicans.
from Minnesota Prairie Roots by Audrey Kletscher Helbling
THE COLLECTION OF VINTAGE GAS PUMPS, signage, phone booths and more is overwhelming, mind-boggling and impressive. To say the least.
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