As the weather heats up, block party season is in full swing here in the Twin Cities. And typically one of the best free music festivals in the area, the Red Stag Block Party, has just announced the lineup they have planned for their big day. On Saturday, August 3, from 5-10:30 p.m., Red Stag will ... More >>
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Bachmann makes it official again.To the surprise of exactly no one, Michele Bachmann walked out onto a stage in Waterloo, Iowa, this morning to announce again that she's running for president, just in case anyone missed it the first time, or the second time. Here's America's Craziest Congresswom ... More >>
Minneapolis police found 21-year-old Christopher de Ronde dead on the sidewalk Friday of a single gunshot wound, making him the 34th homicide victim in the city this year. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner formally identified him over the weekend.
John Hoff and Hawthorne Hawkman are on a new crusade.
Murder rates are down and sketchy spots are seeing crime overall dip
Council members get served, but demonstrator gets arrested
In the name of restoring order on the North Side, Minneapolis housing inspectors are issuing citations at a record pace. But is that flaking paint on Jean Coste's garage contributing to North Side crime—or just the city coffers?
Another accusation of police misconduct reopens the old rift between cops and residents at south Minneapolis's Little Earth housing complex
Hennepin County's rehab of the north side Lowry Corridor leaves minority-owned businesses on the brink
Police incident lands an 18-year-old North Sider in the hospital for three days
An intense area premiere of Suzan-Lori Parks's 'Fucking A'
Dios Malos play California pop for the big-eyed kids away from the coast
Former Beach Boy Brian Wilson leaves the California shore to journey into a darker state of mind
This year the murder rate has doubled in north Minneapolis. What's changed? Nothing, really. That's the trouble.
Target throws money at the north side--but who gets it?
On the hairy business of home booze delivery
Why mayor Rybak is loathed on the north side
A City Pages Roundtable
Welcome to redistricting 101. Now shut up.
With the shuttering of the Riverview Supper Club, black Minneapolis loses its premier meeting place--and a foothold on the future of the Mississippi
It's elementary: Money talks
Local author Stew Thornley has a fatal attraction for baseball
The outlook for Minnesota