Having trouble figuring out the difference between incumbent Mayor R. T. Rybak and his challenger, Hennepin County commissioner Peter McLaughlin? Maybe a glimpse into who forks over the money for them to run will help you with your decision.
How the Twin Cities Pride fest helped turn Minneapolis into the San Francisco of the wheat belt
Meet Barb Johnson, the most powerful politician in Minneapolis
Mayor Sharon Sayles Belton praised fired fire chief Tom Dickinson for "bringing professionalism and racial diversity to the Fire Department," as if minority hires had been prompted by a sense of fairness rather than contempt-of-court citations and whopper
For an immigrant kid from Northeast, Walt Dziedzic did all right for himself. His proudest accomplishment? That he never forgot where he came from.
Did a local Psychologist conjure a patient's "memories" of cannibalism and torture?
Developer and Sports Facilities Commissioner Peggy Lucas pursues both a new ballpark and upscale condos
The Wearing of the Greenway
Retiring pols and a shifting could change the of politics on Minneapolis's long-entrenched north side.
"Neighborhood schools" are coming to Minneapolis packaged with talk of responsibility and community empowerment. But the bottom line is that the age of integrating public schools is over.