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Awards

  • 2008 - Page One Contest/Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists, published July 25, 2007

    "Trials & Stribulations"

  • 2008 - Page One Contest/Minnesota Society of Professional Journalists, published April 18, 2007

    "Newspaper War"

  • 2006 - Investigative Reporters and Editors, published July 20, 2005

    "The Hit Parade Revisited"

2001 Stories by Paul Demko

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  • For Love of Labor

    published December 26, 2001

    An odd-jobber chronicles an ugly chapter in Minneapolis union-busting More >>

  • Mea Culpa, Culpa, Culpa

    published December 19, 2001

    A Hmong woman sues an apologetic Pioneer Press for libel. More >>

  • KSTP Sued, Runs Story Anyway

    published December 12, 2001

    On November 15 KSTP-TV (Channel 5) was sued in United States District Court by anonymous plaintiffs charging defamation, libel, and invasion of... More >>

  • The New Guard

    published November 21, 2001

    The race to replace St. Paul mayor-elect Randy Kelly illustrates how much the city's east side has changed. More >>

  • Organized Slaughter

    published October 24, 2001

    The union fight no one is talking about, and the South St. Paul company that wants to keep it that way. More >>

  • State of the Ward

    published October 10, 2001

    City council member Brian Herron's disgrace left a vacuum in his Minneapolis district. More >>

  • There's No Place Like Prison

    published October 3, 2001

    A house full of sex offenders, a landlord, and a neighborhood's worst nightmare. More >>

  • Saloon Blues

    published September 12, 2001

    Lucy's has neighbors in Frogtown clamoring for closing time. More >>

  • Junk Mail

    published August 29, 2001

    Advocates fight against predatory lenders and for regulatory relief. More >>

  • That's All, Fulks!

    published August 29, 2001

    Robbie Fulks tries to leave his trademark alt-country style behind. But he'll still sing about pig nipples. More >>

  • Tainted Love

    published August 22, 2001

    Plans to open a West Bank homeless shelter hit another snag. More >>

  • Dreams of Field

    published August 1, 2001

    The Twins stubbornly fight for the right to spend your money. More >>

  • Rental Anguish

    published July 11, 2001

    The City of Minneapolis owed Patricia Fields $5,000. She had to sue to collect it. More >>

  • House or Home Depot

    published June 13, 2001

    The city and neighborhood activists fight over a blighted corner in St. Paul. More >>

  • Fouling the Air

    published May 30, 2001

    Black employees say a job at Northwest Airlines can be a bumpy ride. More >>

  • Damned Ole Opry

    published May 30, 2001

    With their croaking vocals and enormous belt buckles, Nashville's neglected veterans seek shelter at the Midwest Country Music Theater-- a little... More >>

  • Here We Go A-Caucusing

    published April 25, 2001

    A few days at the races with St. Paul mayoral candidate Jay Benanav. More >>

  • Home Wreckers

    published April 11, 2001

    A developer makes an offer to move 68 homes out of Richfield. Best Buy favors demolition. More >>

  • Labor Drive

    published March 28, 2001

    Twin Cities school-bus workers vote to unionize--again. More >>

  • A Narrow Escape

    published March 21, 2001

    The University of Minnesota wrestling team captures its first championship. More >>

  • Title Fight

    published March 7, 2001

    The Minnesota Gophers wrestle for a national championship— and the future of men’s sports More >>

  • The Employer of Choice

    published February 14, 2001

    The St. Paul City Council wants to keep Dayton's downtown. But at what price? More >>

  • Take Me for a Ride

    published February 14, 2001

    Why City Pages won't be using this space to write about racial profiling from the cops' perspective. More >>

  • Pupsicles

    published January 24, 2001

    Freeze-drying: It's not just for pets anymore. More >>

  • Burned

    published January 10, 2001

    It took ten years, but the St. Paul Fire Department finally promoted two women from within. They barely lasted a month. More >>

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