Minnesota Newspaper Association

  • News

    March 6, 2013

    Urban cavers fight over turf and free speech

    How an exploration dispute between academic Greg Brick and Action Squad's Gabe Carlson became a vicious legal battle

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Star Tribune Guild cancels planned protest due to concerns about Dayton's tax plan

    After the Star Tribune banned its union from meeting inside the Strib building last week, the Star Tribune Newspaper Guild decided to protest. Members planned a rally outside the paper's building for Monday afternoon at 4.Strib honchos justified the meeting ban by saying it would be "disruptive." Bu ... More >>

  • News

    December 8, 2004

    The Right to Know vs. the Budget

    Are Minnesota government records about to get tougher to obtain?

  • News

    June 9, 2004

    Put Your Best Face Forward

    Why nothing bad ever happens at City Hall

  • News

    February 19, 2003


    A new computer database system called CriMNet is supposed to revolutionize crime fighting in Minnesota. Cops, politicians, big business, and the media love it.

  • News

    January 9, 2002

    Data Man

    When state legislators weigh privacy rights against the public's right to know, they call Don Gemberling: Big Brother's Big Brother

  • Books

    November 28, 2001

    Not Another Word

    A 71-year-old sportswriter refuses to give up his sources

  • 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

  • Books

    June 17, 1998

    The Snapshots, the Cops, and the Lawsuit

    Two Minneapolis men say a Walgreen photo clerk wrongly fingered them as child pornographers

  • News

    February 25, 1998

    Kill the Messenger

    Minneapolis officials want a law to keep internal investigations secret--just in case.