A $50 million redesign of Nicollet Mall is currently in the planning process, with construction work set to begin as soon as next year and finish by the end of 2016.But with downtown building owners expected to pay for about half of the project via assessments, the Downtown Council is talking openly ... More >>
The city of Duluth made headlines earlier this week for becoming the first city in Minnesota to approve a Homeless Bill of Rights.SEE ALSO: Tim Pawlenty jokes about punching homeless woman But according to Mikkel Beckmen, director of the office to end homelessness for Hennepin County, Minneapolis h ... More >>
City Pages sits down with Smith to talk about how his ministry came to be.Since starting his evangelical, punk-rock ministry more than 10 years ago, Bradley Dean Smith has been the subject of much public scrutiny. For years, he's been accused of blurring the lines between church and state by tou ... More >>
Should any yahoo with a blogspot page access to the statehouse?
State Sen. Becky Lourey today cast the lone dissenting vote on a bill to prohibit the disruption of funerals by protesters, explaining that it's a form of speech protected by the U.S. Constitution--something her own son died protecting in Iraq.
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