Former Minneapolis City Hall power-broker Al Garcia was in federal court Tuesday on charges that he distributed meth for six years.
A second developer is poised to sue Minneapolis over a development proposal that got shot down. Sound like deja vu? It is.
When he was a Minneapolis City Council member, Steve Minn was never afraid to take on the bureaucracy of the city or the perceived hypocrisy of his own colleagues. In the years since, as Minn has become a prominent developer around town, he's still fighting City Hall.
The city of Minneapolis, citing budget woes, puts For Sale signs on eight municipal parking ramps
How a cadre of developers has turned $800-a-month local apartments into $200,000 condos—and turned out a few thousand residents in the process.
With less than two weeks before a citywide election cycle culminates in Minneapolis, it's clear that the new ward boundaries that go into effect in January still loom large in this year's campaigns.
Having trouble figuring out the difference between incumbent Mayor R. T. Rybak and his challenger, Hennepin County commissioner Peter McLaughlin? Maybe a glimpse into who forks over the money for them to run will help you with your decision.
Is the Minneapolis Park Board considering selling a prime parcel on the Mississippi?
Hines Interests joins in the stadium game. What does that mean for Twinsville?
A onetime mayoral opponent plots a return to City Hall
Demographics, interest rates, and shrinking office rentals make for a downtown residential boom
Minneapolis loses millions on convention center; federal mediation confidential
The State of the City? We're Broke.
The Mckinsey Report: Curtailing the power of the Minneapolis City Council
Career advice for our lamest duck
Steve Minn's gotta fight for his right to develop
For decades Minneapolis has paid the same company to haul trash. Is it a good deal? No one has asked.
Developers visit the Gas Works and see a plush high-rise, but neighbors envision a meadow
Ten years, $200 million, and one heck of a political headache: Minneapolisís grand plan for neighborhood revitalization enters the home stretch.
From small-town Lois Lane to south Minneapolis waitress to city-hall power broker: Lisa McDonald has come a long way. Now is she ready to go full throttle?
Minneapolis settles its spat with Paragon--and gears up for another
All Dennis Williams wanted was a job with the city of Minneapolis. After five years of bureaucratic torture, what he ended up with was three months in jail and a shot at serious prison time.
City officials call Minneapolis's numbers on minority contracting "an embarrassment." So what are they doing about it? Uh, well, gosh...
Are city officials and Paragon Cable turning Minneapolis into a bandwidth backwater?
An affluent Minneapolis-Edina neighborhood thought 18-year-old Henry Moormann's funeral would be the last of the 2-1 Click. The July 19 shooting of another teen suggests otherwise.
Minneapolis's troubled Fire Department gets a new boss with some old baggage
Baby Boomers and Block E. Preservation and parks. Urban history and virtual reality. Outgoing city planning director Paul Farmer on the politics and passions that got him fired.
They Made their kids paint over the graffiti and throw out the gang clothes, and they thought they'd seen thelast of the 2-1 Click. Then one of their sons turned up dead in a richfield parking lot.
At the 11th hour, candidates learn to love shrink-wrap, use the city postage meter, and broadcast platitudes to no one.
Lisa McDonald says opponents are distorting her positions; perhaps that's because she has so many.
In Minneapolis's Ward 13, conflict-of-interest charges heat up a race too close to call.
A new Minneapolis law will send the noise cops out to crack down on violators like Linden Hills' True Apostolic Church.
According to a city report released just weeks before the July floods, Minneapolis will have to come up with more than $100 million a year for the next 25 years to fix its crumbling streets and sewers--or face much worse.
The 2-1 Click started as a kind of informal club, a high school clique with initiations that resemble freshman hazings. But now stories about the "white gang" have appeared in the community press, and ABC's Primetime Live has even filmed a segment in the
Council member Steve Minn hopes to fold the Civilian Police Review Authority into another city department.
Recovered memory Doc's license is suspended -- five years later.
"Neighborhood schools" are coming to Minneapolis packaged with talk of responsibility and community empowerment. But the bottom line is that the age of integrating public schools is over.