Nellie Stone Johnson

  • Calendar

    January 23, 2013
  • Blogs

    May 23, 2011

    Minneapolis tornado "exclusion zone" map and details

    Tony WebsterStay out of North Minneapolis so emergency crews can do their jobs.​The trail of destruction left by yesterday's tornado in North Minneapolis is going to take a while to clear. More than 100 homes are damaged, power lines are down, gas leaks have been reported, trees are uprooted ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2011

    Minneapolis tornado kills one person, rips up homes. Curfew in effect

    Tony WebsterThe storm uprooted this massive tree in North Minneapolis.​Parts of of North Minneapolis looked like a war zone by Sunday evening after a tornado touched down inside city limits, killed one person, injured more than 30, damaged about 100 homes and snapped trees like they were tooth ... More >>

  • News

    December 25, 2002

    Reckless Eyeballin'

    Longtime civil rights activist and agitator Ron Edwards talks about the city he loves and hates

  • Books

    April 10, 2002

    Nellie Stone Johnson: 1905-2002

    Minneapolis loses a legendary figure

  • Books

    February 6, 2002

    Four-Star Feud

    Workers say they can't get a fair shake from one of Minneapolis's most posh hotels

  • News

    January 5, 2000

    When you wish upon a city

    If you could wave your magic wand and make one improvement to the Twin Cities, what would it be?

  • News

    August 4, 1999
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    August 4, 1999
  • News

    November 20, 1996

    Last Man Standing

    In the 25 years that he's served as Hennepin County's first and only chief public defender, Bill Kennedy has earned a tough-as-nails reputation for the way he defends his clients, his staff, and himself. This year he's pitted against Hennepin County prose

  • News

    November 15, 1995

    Swept Away

    The likely demolition of over 700 public housing units in north Minneapolis will scatter people who live there and open up 73 acres of prime real estate at downtown's edge. Is it a matter of civic renewal or a land grab?