Margaret Miles

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2014

    Poll: Minnesotans remain split on same-sex marriage one year later

    It's been eight months since Margaret Miles and Cathy ten Broeke said, "I do," becoming the first same-sex married couple in Minnesota. The moment marked a victory for equality and human dignity -- but above all, love. Not everyone saw it that way at the time, and they still don't today. On Monda ... More >>

  • News

    February 12, 2014

    How They Met 2014

    Twin Cities couples on the moment they found love

  • Blogs

    August 2, 2013

    Watch Minnesota's first two same-sex newlyweds say their vows [VIDEO]

    On the eve of August 1, 2013, Minneapolis City Hall transformed into a chapel of love.White flowers wrapped around the banisters on the rotunda's grand staircase. White chairs flanked the Father of Waters sculpture. Around 1,000 revelers crowded onto five floors, there to watch as, at 12:01 a.m., Ca ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2013

    First same-sex couples legally wed in Minnesota

    At 11:57 p.m. on July 31, Cathy ten Broeke and Margaret Miles were ready to be married. They had put on their dresses, walked down the grand staircase in the Minneapolis City Hall Rotunda, and said their vows. Ten Broeke's voice had cracked as she recited, "as long as we both shall live"; Miles had ... More >>

  • News

    January 2, 2013

    When will gay marriage be legal in Minnesota?

    After 42 years, the same-sex marriage debate in Minnesota might finally come to a close