Meg Tuthill had the Star Tribune's endorsement and Lisa Bender took some heat from yours truly for having a tacky campaign headquarters.But in the end, Bender, the DFL-endorsed candidate, had more than enough support from 10th Ward voters to cruise to a victory over Tuthill.
Earlier this month, the Minneapolis City Council gave the green light to a controversial six-floor mixed-use Opus Development project at the intersection of Fifth Street SE and 14tth Avenue SE.SEE ALSO: Diane Hofstede criticizes Jacob Frey on her Facebook page, gets blasted by commentersOpponents of ... More >>
One of this year's most interesting Minneapolis City Council races is shaping up in the 3rd Ward, where embattled incumbent Diane Hofstede faces a strong challenge from young lawyer Jacob Frey.SEE ALSO: Diane Hofstede criticizes Jacob Frey on her Facebook page, gets blasted by commenters In January, ... More >>
Yesterday, Minneapolis City Council member Diane Hofstede took to her Facebook page to ding her challenger, Jacob Frey, for allegedly trying to "smear everyone in an effort to distract voters from his lack of experience."SEE ALSO: Four Mpls City Council members openly oppose council colleague Diane ... More >>
City Council Member Gary Schiff wants the city to sever ties with Minneapolis Public Housing Authority board member Steve Minn.SEE ALSO: Gary Schiff challenges Bradlee Dean to debate over "Third World" south Mpls comments Minn, owner of Lupe Development -- a firm that in February was awarded a $2 mi ... More >>
In a press release distributed yesterday by Jacob Frey, four Minneapolis City Council members came out in open opposition to their council colleague, Diane Hofstede.SEE ALSO:-- Meg Tuthill already has a City Council challenger, and his name is Kendal Killian -- Brett Buckner to challenge Don Samuels ... More >>
Diane Hofstede is a polarizing figure. Yesterday, four of her colleagues on the Minneapolis City Council openly opposed her reelection in a press release distributed by her opponent, Jacob Frey. Today, three of her colleagues (Barbara Johnson, Don Samuels, and Meg Tuthill) responded by publicly supp ... More >>
Mayor R.T. Rybak praised the council for giving the green light to Dolan.
That didn't take long: We have the final vote tally in the Minneapolis mayoral and city council races.
Benny Quash, Bob Edwards, and Marck Dickhut become outlaws of comedy
Diane Hofstede loses her battle against Hip-hop.
A Minneapolis City Council committee has approved an ordinance that would allow beekeeping within city limits.
Diane Hofstede, the Minneapolis City Council member who represents neighborhoods abutting the University of Minnesota, is pushing for tacky couch removal off frat-boy porches.
In the latest plan from the Minneapolis aesthetic police, Council Member Diane Hofstede has proposed an ordinance to ban sofas outdoors.
They thought they were buying into a lively condominium, but now find themselves living at a retirement community
Some highlights from the city elections that time (and voters) forgot
Say, about that library we promised you...
Corcoran neighborhood rebels rise up against the Minneapolis Park Board