Hodges’ State Of The City Focuses On Gun Violence, EquityMinneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges delivered her 2016 State of the City address Tuesday to city leaders and community members at the MacPhail Center for Music.
Chanhassen, Mpls. Plan Permanent Prince MemorialsAs people around the world celebrate music icon Prince, his neighbors are figuring out how to honor him at home. The fence outside Paisley Park in Chanhassen has become a temporary memorial for the legendary Minnesotan.
Mpls. City Council Unanimously Approves $800M Boost For Streets, ParksThe Minneapolis City Council unanimously voted in favor of a capital funding package Friday, providing millions annually for improving the city's streets and parks. City officials say the package will give $33 million each year for up to 20 years to park and street projects.
Mayor Hodges, Chief Harteau, Police Union Head Respond To Jamar Clark RulingMinneapolis mayor, police chief and the president of the police officers union responded Wednesday to the Hennepin County Attorney's ruling that the two officers involved in the November 2015 shooting death of Jamar Clark will not face charges.
Timeline Of The Jamar Clark CaseThe officer-involved shooting death of Jamar Clark last November has rocked Minnesota. It sparked a nearly 20-day protest outside of Minneapolis Police’s 4th Precinct Building, led by the group Black Lives Matter.
Minneapolis Inches Closer To Comprehensive Paid Sick LeaveThe city of Minneapolis is one step closer to implementing the most sweeping paid sick leave policy in the state. The proposal, which advanced Wednesday out of a city council committee ...
Rubio Brings Campaign To Minneapolis; DFL Leaders Gather For Clinton EventOne week before the Minnesota caucus, Republican presidential hopeful Marco Rubio is visiting Minneapolis Tuesday afternoon. The senator from Florida spoke to about 1,600 people at the Hyatt Regency Minneapolis before heading to Michigan.
Critics, Supporters Fill Reappointment Hearing For Mpls. Police Chief HarteauMinneapolis residents packed city council chambers Wednesday to speak out about the reappointment of Police Chief Janeé Harteau. Statements from people were mixed at the public hearing that was a continuation from last week.
DOJ To Conduct Investigation Into 4th Precinct OccupationCity leaders in Minneapolis have requested federal authorities in the Department of Justice to conduct and investigation into the November occupation of the police department's 4th Precinct.
3 Minnesota Mayors Join Hundreds At U.S. Conference Of Mayors In D.C.The U.S. Conference of Mayors Winter Meeting is taking place Wednesday and three Minnesota mayors will be among the hundreds there.
Protesters Interrupt Mayor Hodges At MLK Day EventMinneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges' planned comments at a Martin Luther King Jr. Day event were interrupted on Monday by protestors. Video posted by the group Black Liberation Front shows Betsy Hodges at the podium at the Monday night event.
Groups Seek To Grade Minneapolis On Racial Equity Report CardCommunity outreach groups announced a new plan Thursday to highlight what they call a lack of racial equity in Minneapolis.