Paul Zerby

  • Calendar

    January 16, 2008
  • News

    April 11, 2007

    Curtain Call

    With Live Nation getting out of the theater business, Hennepin Avenue faces an uncertain future

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2005

    Zerby slides toward sunset

    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.

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2005

    Overheard: Goodman reads her own press

    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

  • News

    October 26, 2005

    The Diva of Downtown

    With her gaudy campaign chest and indelicate manners, Lisa Goodman acts like she runs City Hall. Maybe she does.

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2005
  • News

    April 13, 2005
  • Blogs

    April 7, 2005

    MPLS [heart] Clear Channel

    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 >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2005

    Like paper in fire

    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 >>

  • News

    October 27, 2004

    A Knock on the Door

    Will FBI contacts keep fearful Somalis away from the ballot box?

  • News

    July 21, 2004
  • News

    February 25, 2004

    MPD Scandals, Continued: A Primer

    The Duy Ngo case: McManus bets the farm; Will Olson land on the hot seat?

  • News

    February 25, 2004

    There Goes the Neighborhood

    Allina signs on to the Sears complex; McManus takes oath

  • News

    June 4, 2003

    The Usual Suspects

    Federal mediation goes forward, critics say city stacked deck

  • News

    February 12, 2003

    State of the City

    Minneapolis pols draw lines, choose sides

  • News

    December 4, 2002

    Dancing as Fast as She Can

    Is the director of the Minneapolis Civil Rights department really doing anything?

  • News

    October 2, 2002

    Don't Ask, Don't Tell

    Police misconduct? Tell somebody who cares.

  • News

    September 25, 2002

    The Jordan Shuffle

    The city plays politics with police/minority relations

  • Books

    July 24, 2002

    Table for Thirteen

    The Mckinsey Report: Curtailing the power of the Minneapolis City Council

  • Books

    April 10, 2002

    Built for Conflict

    Steve Minn's gotta fight for his right to develop

  • Books

    March 27, 2002

    The Watchdog That Never Barks

    Can the county sheriff's office impartially investigate the MPD?

  • Books

    October 10, 2001

    Left Field

    Joan Campbell's surprising loss leaves two candidates fighting for the Second Ward's liberal base