Minneapolis Councilman Andrew Johnson is one of those rare characters in the medical marijuana debate, playing both politician and patient. He was diagnosed only a few years ago with an extreme form of glaucoma in both eyes, he says. Before major surgeries, his doctors have prescribed conventional ... 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 >>
The Minneapolis City Council unanimously declared its support for President Barack Obama's recently announced policy suspending deportation for undocumented young folks. The Obama Administration announced the new policy June 15, which allows illegal immigrants who were brought here as children by ... More >>
The Vikings don't have to release information on how much money they spent lobbying Minnesota in 2011, but the state's local governments do. Their lobbying tab for last year comes in at $8.3 million, according to a 386-page report released Monday by the state auditor's office. That number's a 0.7 ... 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.
It's no sure bet, and a legal fight looms
In less than a year, Michael Jordan has dismantled the city agency responsible for upholding civil rights
Minneapolis has settled its lawsuits with Time Warner Cable. But the city may still be out to gut local cable-access programming.
For 35 years, Larry Blackwell has worked on civil rights issues at city hall. Now he's been shown the door--again.
Some highlights from the city elections that time (and voters) forgot
How did the majority-minority Eighth Ward end up with two white candidates?
The convention for a Minneapolis City Council race ends in a deadlock