Minneapolis Declares Climate EmergencyMinneapolis declared a climate emergency Friday, demanding a mobilization to address the causes and consequences of climate change.
Minneapolis Budget Now Looks To Recruit, Train A New Class Of OfficersFollowing opposition from community members, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s proposed budget will now put resources toward recruiting and training a new class of police officers instead of hiring a specific number of them.
Police Funding Criticized In Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s Proposed 2020 BudgetPeople packed a public hearing in Minneapolis Wednesday night to share their opinions on next year's budget.
Mayor Frey Joins AT&T As Company Pledges $100,000 To Support Twin Cities Homelessness ServicesThe money will go to three non-profits.
Frey Says Rally Compensation Remains A 'Stand-Off' With Trump Admin. In WaPo Op-EdMinneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey took to the Washington Post Saturday to explain why he asked President Donald Trump to pay up ahead of his Thursday rally at the Target Center.
'Minnesota Nice'? Not Entirely, As Trump Supporters & Protesters Square Off Outside RallyThe streets of Minneapolis were quiet and clean Friday morning, very different from how they were just hours prior.
'Refugees Are Welcome In Minneapolis': Democrats Reject Trump's Take On Somali ImmigrantsMinnesota Democrats are condemning President Donald Trump for criticizing their state for welcoming so many Somali refugees.
Handful Of Trump Supporters Protest At Mayor Jacob Frey's Office Ahead Of Minneapolis RallyA day before President Donald Trump was slated to hold a rally in downtown Minneapolis, some of his supporters protested at the office of Mayor Jacob Frey, who sparred with the president on Twitter this week over security costs of the rally.
Trump Campaign: Target Center Will Honor Contract For 'Keep America Great' RallyThe Trump campaign earlier threatened a lawsuit in connection to the Thursday night rally in downtown Minneapolis, alleging that city leaders were trying to force the campaign to foot a hefty bill for beefed up security at Target Center.
Ahead Of Trump Rally, Minneapolis Police Chief Announces Policy Forbidding Uniforms At Political EventsWhen President Donald Trump comes to town next week, you won't see any Minneapolis police officers in uniform alongside him.
Minneapolis Mayor Frey Proposes End To Cash Bail System For Low-Level OffendersMinneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey wants to get rid of the cash bail system for certain low-level offenders.
'It Smells Dangerous': Whistleblower Tips Off MPCA About Northern Metals ViolationA whistleblower has come forward with new accusations against a recycling company with a history of problems.
Minnesota Politicians Speak Out After Planned Parenthood Exits Title XAccording to Mayor Jacob Frey, about 15,000 patients are served by Title X-funded Planned Parenthood in Minneapolis, and roughly half of them rely on the funding.
WCCO's Mayoral Report Card For Minneapolis Mayor Jacob FreyBoth Minneapolis and St. Paul's mayors are halfway through their first terms, so we thought it would be a good time to see if they're making the grade.
Body Camera Compliance For Minneapolis Police Officers Hits 95 PercentIn the wake of Minneapolis police implementing a stricter body camera policy last year, the city is reporting that officer compliance reached 95 percent in the second quarter of this year.