R.T. Rybak

Minnesota lawmakers, highlighted by Gov. Mark Dayton and Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak, teamed up with Vikings star defensive end Jared Allen on Saturday at the Mall of America to rally superfans in an effort to get the stadium bill signed.

State Leaders, Vikings Hold Rally At MOA Days Before House Stadium Vote

It’s a fourth-and-long situation just two days before a Minnesota House vote on a new stadium agreement.

05/05/2012

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Rybak Selects Assistant Chief To Succeed Dolan

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak announced his intention to nominate the current assistant chief of the Minneapolis Police Department to succeed Tim Dolan after his retirement.

04/30/2012

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Mpls Mayor On Vikings Stadium: Let’s Just Get It Done

Mayor R.T. Rybak is among those calling for a vote on the stadium bill.

04/29/2012

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Business Pros To Help Young Summer Job Seekers All Week

More than 400 top local businesspeople are helping young job seekers hone their interview techniques this week at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

04/23/2012

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Mayor Rybak Crowd Surfs At Trampled By Turtles Concert

On the same day as his State of the City address, Mayor R.T. Rybak hopped into the hands of concert-goers and crowd surfed.

04/13/2012

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As Warm Weather Returns To MN, Occupy Activists Heat Up

Before Occupy Minneapolis protesters marched into City Hall and up to the mayor’s office this week, they stood waving signs in the street. Familiar ones— “We are the 99 percent!” bobbed among newer ones demanding the city “Stop Attacks on Occupy!”

04/10/2012

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After Saturday’s Arrests, OccupyMN Is Looking For Place To Occupy

Occupy Minnesota did not occupy anywhere Sunday night.

04/08/2012

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Rybak To Sign Amendment To Expand Urban Farming

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak is expected to sign an amendment that will make it easier to grow and sell fresh food in the city.

04/02/2012

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Private Stadium Talks At The City Council Level

Talks continue at the city level on a plan to build a new Vikings stadium at the Metrodome site. But no one wants to talk about the talks.

03/20/2012

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R.T. Rybak Grilled By Bill O’Reilly About Gas Prices

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak traded words with Bill O’Reilly about the gas prices issue on O’Reilly’s Fox News show Tuesday night.

02/22/2012

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Rybak: Big Announcement Monday On Vikes Stadium

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak says there is going to be a major announcement Monday concerning a Vikings stadium.

02/05/2012

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Minneapolis Confirms New Fire Chief

Minneapolis has a new fire department chief.

01/27/2012

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MN Politicians React To State Of The Union

Everyone has some sort of reaction to President Obama’s State of the Union address. Minnesota senators and representatives were no exception.

01/25/2012

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4 MN Mayors Sign Marriage Equality Statement

Four mayors from Minnesota cities have signed a statement aligning themselves with a coalition fighting for marriage equality.

01/20/2012

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Basilica’s Pastor Prays: Vikes Stadium Stay Away

The people who work and pray closest to where a new Vikings stadium might be built are saying: not in my backyard.

01/09/2012

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Violent Crime In Minneapolis At Lowest Levels In Decades

The City of Minneapolis is reporting some of the lowest levels of violent crime the city has seen since the 1960s.

01/06/2012

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Vigil Held For Boy Killed By Stray Bullet

Friends and neighbors would rather be celebrating the new year with Terrell Mayes Jr., than remembering the life of the 3-year-old who died after being hit in the head by a stray bullet.

12/31/2011

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Dayton To Continue Meetings On Stadium Plans

This is a crucial week for the Vikings stadium plans. Gov. Mark Dayton has another meeting on the issue for Monday, and he wants results by the end of the week.

10/24/2011

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Mayors Of Minneapolis, Atlanta Bet On WNBA Finals

Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed is betting Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak that the Dream will win the national championship.

10/01/2011

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Hennepin Co., Mpls. Get $6.8M To Fight Lead In Homes

Hennepin County and the City of Minneapolis has received $6.8 million in federal grants to help remove lead from thousands of homes.

09/26/2011

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Rybak’s Budget: No Rise In Mpls Property Taxes

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak said property taxes won’t be going up Monday as he delivered his 2012 budget proposal.

09/12/2011

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In Washington, Mayor Rybak Seeks More Tornado Aid

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak is in Washington seeking more aid to help North Minneapolis tornado victims.

06/20/2011

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2,000 Expected At Clean-Up Of North Minneapolis

City officials in Minneapolis are expecting about 2,000 volunteers to turn out Saturday for a massive cleanup of neighborhoods hit by a tornado last month.

06/04/2011

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Rybak: N. Mpls. Faces Short-Term Housing Challenges

Mayor R.T. Rybak says the city and county are making resources available for north Minneapolis residents displaced by Sunday’s tornado.

05/24/2011

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Rybak Praises North Mpls. In Wake Of Tornado

Cleanup continues today after a deadly tornado ripped through North Minneapolis yesterday, killing one and injuring 29 others.

05/23/2011

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