George Latimer

  • News

    March 12, 2014

    Sex World: An oral history

    A close peek at the most famous adult store in Minnesota

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    June 1, 2011

    Bill Kling conquered Minnesota radio, but can he save NPR?

    Republicans suggest government can't afford nonprofit radio

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    July 8, 2009

    Meet Bob Fletcher: Ramsey County's most controversial cop

    Ramsey County Sheriff fends off charges of cronyism

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2009

    Free hot dogs for Cecil's 60th, through Sunday

    We're giving you this information with the understanding that you will not start any Popeyey's/KFC-style riots, okay?

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    December 13, 2006
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    December 6, 2006

    MN SAT

    The great Minnesota brain freeze: 82 chances to cheat with Google and win valuable prizes!

  • News

    November 8, 2006

    Billion Dollar Dreamer

    Jerry Trooien has already spent millions promoting The Bridges, the $1.5 billion St. Paul riverfront development that city government keeps on spurning. No matter: He knows they'll come around someday.

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    May 4, 2005

    Centrist vs. Centrist

    St. Paul DFLers pick a well-heeled moderate to take on big, bad Randy Kelly

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    April 29, 2005
  • Books

    October 31, 2001

    The Prides of St. Paul

    The mayor's race between Randy Kelly and Jay Benanav is too close to call

  • News

    March 28, 2001

    On-the-Job Training

    Mark Stenglein climbed out of a Dickensian childhood to become a business success and one of Hennepin County's most powerful politicians. Now he thinks he's ready to be mayor of Minneapolis.

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    February 28, 2001

    So you want to be a public servant?

    You too could be mayor of St. Paul! Just answer a dozen of the most preposterous, frivolous, and insultingly direct questions you could ever hope to encounter in your whole squirming political life.

  • News

    March 25, 1998

    They Shoot, They Score!

    The Minnesota Wild hockey hoo-ha is a high-stakes political power game featuring a lineup of heavy hitters--and you can't tell the players without this City Pages program.

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    June 4, 1997

    Come to Pappas

    Stacked up against Bobbi Megard (left), state Sen. Sandy Pappas (right) appeared feisty and ambitious

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    February 12, 1997

    Out With the New, In With the Old

    In Minneapolis and elsewhere, proponents of the New Urbanist planning movement are promising a new tomorrow -- one that looks a lot like yesterday.

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    May 22, 1996

    Deconcentrating Poverty and Other Scams

    How a growing number of Twin Cities neighborhoods are driving out the poor.