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  • Blogs

    July 25, 2012

    South Mpls cross-cultural, anti-violence project wins $100,000 grant

    After 368 applications and 5,200 votes, the Native American Somali Peacemakers Project is taking home $100,000.The project, which is part of The Family Partnership and based in the Phillips and Cedar-Riverside neighborhoods, found out Tuesday that it won the biggest slice of a $510,000 pie, furnishe ... More >>

  • News

    October 29, 2008

    Graywolf Press is lone wolf in book publishing

    The publisher is a thousand miles from NYC but remains one of the best

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2008

    Southern's Bartlett, 30-year arts veteran, ousted: outcry ensues

    Dance critic Caroline Palmer reports on the community reaction to the artistic director's removal. Many are concerned this move indicates "a larger sensibility and style of leadership that is detrimental to the future of the Southern."

  • News

    June 30, 2004

    Superintendents, Inc.

    The new Minneapolis public schools super, groomed the corporate way by a conservative foundation

  • Arts

    November 5, 2003

    Bright Lights, Big Cello

    Michelle Kinney followed the musical avant-garde to New York--and back again.

  • News

    September 11, 2002

    Baby Please Don't Go

    Former Minnesotans Say the Twin Cities Cultural Scene Is Insular. Insecure. Unprofitable. Out of Touch. What Does It Mean to Live in an Artists' Paradise If Everyone Wants to Leave?

  • Arts

    June 27, 2001

    The Music of Chance

    Norman Andersen creates dissonant sculptures that perform spontaneously and think independently. But what if they revolt against their master?

  • News

    September 6, 2000

    Arrested Development

    City officials say the head of the Frogtown Action Alliance is dodging them. Two former employees say he sexually harassed them. Leaders in the struggling St. Paul neighborhood fear Shem Shakir's bad karma is contagious.

  • Arts

    September 8, 1999

    Shadow and Act

    Penumbra Theatre's campaign to build an ambitious new stage has the makings of an epic drama--or a nonprofit tragedy

  • Feature

    January 28, 1998

    Paving The Road

    It Only Takes a Spark:Former- Minneapolitan-turned-director Garret Williams.

  • News

    March 20, 1996

    After the Gold Rush

    How casino millions changed life on the Mdewakanton Dakota reservation in Shakopee.