On Saturday, House District 8B Republicans will gather in Henning and decide whether to endorse Rep. Mary Franson for a third term in office.Franson, who defeated her Democratic opponent in 2012 by the slimmest of margins, faces a stiff challenge from fellow Republican Sue Nelson. Her cause certainl ... More >>
McLeod County MNGOP Chair Eric Harpel got in touch today to let us know he's sued his ex-girlfriend, Rep. Mary Franson, R-Alexandria, for defamation, illegally accessing his electronic communications, and breach of contract.Harpel tells us Franson was served on December 7 of last year, "So it's not ... More >>
Carrying the team through good times and bad
Photo by Erik HessLike Judy Garland, Babes in Toyland and the late Ruth Adams, Sue Nelson is a Minnesota institution in her own right and another credit to the long history of creative and talented musical women from the land of 10,000 lakes.
Photo courtesy of the Minnesota TwinsEarlier this week, I wrote a piece about the recent disappointing changes to the music programming at Target Field, specifically since the organization swapped out previous music director Kevin Dutcher for new hire Dan Edwards from 96.3 NOW. Though I was hopin ... More >>
The affordable-housing crisis comes to Uptown
Hennepin County Housing Court was set up to resolve disputes between landlords and tenants. So why do the landlords keep winning?