Minneapolis Election: Voters Reject Question To Replace Police With New AgencyMinneapolis residents on Tuesday voted against a proposed amendment that would have removed the city’s police department from the city charter and replaced it with a Department of Public Safety.
'Tonight Should Send A Message': Reactions After Minneapolis Ballot Question On Policing FailsThe vote means the Department of Public Safety will not be created to replace the Minneapolis Police Department, the department which will still be required by the city charter. The reactions came down swiftly upon the rejection of the question, mostly from Republicans holding office.
Minneapolis Voters Feel 'Burden' Voting On Future Of PolicingThe policing question passing would serve as a model for other progressive cities and be a big talking point for Republicans. If it doesn't pass, it would be a major blow in one of the most liberal and progressive cities in the country.
Election Day: Polls Open With Important Races, Issues On Ballots In Twin CitiesIt's Election Day, and polls are officially open. Voters will make major ballot decisions in the Twin Cities.
Early Voting At Record Levels As Minneapolis Residents Will Decide The Future Of PolicingThis week's election in Minneapolis is already one for the history books. Early voting is at record levels, and many residents say they were drawn to vote over the future of the Minneapolis Police Department.
Early Voters In Minneapolis Need To Know These Key Rule ChangesEarly voting is way ahead of past years in Minneapolis, an indication that there could be record turnout for an election that is being closely watched across the country.
Election Judges Test Voting Machines Before Election DayThe election judges have put mock ballots through the city’s electronic voting system to test the machines accuracy ahead of Election Day.
13 Women, 1 Man Arrested In Election Night Protests In South MinneapolisThirteen women and one man were arrested Tuesday night following protests in south Minneapolis.
‘The Process Was Pretty Easy’: Metro Voters Reporting Relatively Quiet, Quick ExperienceIt was relatively quiet at the polling places across the metro Tuesday. There were some lines when the polls opened, but voters said they cleared relatively quickly.
St. Paul Polling Location Temporarily Locked Down Following Nearby ShootingA polling location in St. Paul was temporarily locked down following a nearby shooting Tuesday afternoon.
Minn. AG: Reports Of ‘Disinformation Robocalls’ On Election Day
Election Day Food Deals, Freebies For Voters And Poll Workers In MinnesotaElection Day may be a stressful or emotional time for many, and a bunch of restaurants are stepping up with discounted or even free comfort food to help you cope.
'It's Pretty Electric Out There On All Sides': Anxiety High Over Mail-In Ballots Arriving After Election DayTo date, more than 2 million absentee ballots have been requested in Minnesota. Of those, 1.7 million have already been returned, leaving more than 338,000 still outstanding.
DOJ Announces Plans For Election Day ‘Voting Rights Monitoring’ For Certain Jurisdictions, Including MinneapolisMinneapolis is among 44 jurisdictions in 18 states across the country where the Department of Justice will be monitoring voting rights on Election Day.
SCOTUS Decision Keeps Mask Mandate At Minnesota's Polling LocationsA requirement that Minnesota voters wear masks at the polls to help stop the spread of the coronavirus will remain in place on Election Day, after the U.S. Supreme Court declined Monday to block the mandate while a lawsuit is being appealed.