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PiPress seeks online comments, but not rageaholics

A couple of weeks ago, an enterprising public defender came up with a novel argument: her client’s trial — for making terroristic threats against 10-year-old boy — should be moved from Ramsey County because of public comments on twincities.com, the

Renegade Republicans, Minneapolis schools lead topics drawing comments

MinnPost readers reacted strongly this week to the Legislature’s override of the governor’s transportation veto, as well as to stories on such issues as the Minneapolis School District’s plans, the Twins stadium, ugly e-mails and presidential politi

Comments offer heavy dose of political opinion

Readers’ recent comments featured a heavy dose of politics in the run-up to Super Tuesday and next week’s Minnesota caucuses, but women’s sports, Peer Gynt and a possible new leader for the Minnesota Monitor also drew attention.

Domeland Security: Have no fear, beer is here

Two events over the weekend at the Metrodome raised a couple of questions about football and public safety.
Issue #1: Why are the streets around the Metrodome closed during Viking games and, seemingly, for no other events?