Hodges Celebrates As The Expected Next Mayor Of Mpls. More rounds of vote counting are underway at Minneapolis City Hall as the state's largest city looks to crown a new mayor. Democratic City Council member Betsy Hodges held a wide lead but was still short Wednesday of the threshold needed to win.
Mpls. Calls For Shut Down Of Child Trafficking WebsiteThe Minneapolis City Council approved a resolution on Friday calling on Village Voice Media to end publication of its online classified section that facilitates the trafficking of minors for sexual exploitation.
Mpls. Wants Adult Ads Pulled From Backpage.comThe Minneapolis City Council is going after a website that investigators consider a major hub for child sex trafficking.
Mpls. Becomes 1st City To Officially Support Obama's Immigration PolicyThe Minneapolis City Council voted unanimously on Friday to support President Obama’s federal immigration policy allowing undocumented youth to remain in the U.S., becoming the first city in the country to do so.
The Debate Over Marriage Amendment Heats UpThe debate over a proposed marriage amendment, which would define marriage as a union between a man and a woman, is heating up.