Kathleen Blatz

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2011

    More bars may go dry if shutdown doesn't end

    More taps may run dry if the shutdown doesn't end soon.​A few weeks ago, when the Independent in Uptown was forced to close its doors, we explained the process by which bars and restaurants get alcohol: They can only buy through certified distributors, and they must stay up to date on their ta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2005

    T-Paw's choice: Guv makes chief justice overture?

    An anonymous call from a "downtown lawyer" came across the transom late this afternoon. The voicemail seemed reputable, identifying Govern ... More >>

  • News

    October 13, 2004

    Ten Million Kiffmeyer Critics Can't Be Wrong

    What they're saying about madam secretary

  • News

    April 10, 2002

    Fall and Rise

    Burt Hanson just may be the unluckiest man alive. But he's not giving up.

  • Books

    November 22, 2000

    Name One

    Two weeks after the election, how many judges can you remember from the ballot? Thought so.

  • News

    June 24, 1998

    Restricted Access

    Child protection hearings are now open to the public, but it's members of the press who will be scrutinized

  • News

    October 4, 1995