With Live Nation getting out of the theater business, Hennepin Avenue faces an uncertain future
Paul Zerby, the Minneapolis City Council's Second Ward rep, is counting down his final days in office. He did not seek re-election this year, which, in many ways, is a loss for the city.
The gist of the story was that Lisa Goodman, who represents parts of downtown, as well as Lowry Hill and Kenwood, is a rather cutthroat politician
With her gaudy campaign chest and indelicate manners, Lisa Goodman acts like she runs City Hall. Maybe she does.
Council vote seals theater deal
MPLS [heart] Clear Channel: The semantics of ownership The most striking thing about Tuesday's debate over the future of the Hennepin theaters was that a majority of the Minneapolis City Council has no qualms about getting in bed with Clear Channel Entertainment. The second most striking thing was t ... More >>
Like paper in fire: Effort to stop smoking ban thwarted Last weekend to puff away inside your favorite dive The movement to stop the Minneapolis, Bloomington and Hennepin County smoking bans likely gasped its last breath this afternoon, after Hennepin County District Court Judge John Q. McShane de ... More >>
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Allina signs on to the Sears complex; McManus takes oath
Federal mediation goes forward, critics say city stacked deck
Minneapolis pols draw lines, choose sides
Is the director of the Minneapolis Civil Rights department really doing anything?
Police misconduct? Tell somebody who cares.
The city plays politics with police/minority relations
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Steve Minn's gotta fight for his right to develop
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Joan Campbell's surprising loss leaves two candidates fighting for the Second Ward's liberal base