Jacob Frey To Face Two Challengers In Minneapolis Mayoral Debate The general election in Minneapolis is quickly approaching, and on Wednesday voters will get a better sense of the candidates running for the city's top job.
Frey: Mpls. City Employees Must Test For COVID Regularly Or Prove They're Vaccinated All Minneapolis city employees will be required to regularly test for COVID-19 unless they provide proof of vaccination.
Minneapolis City Council Approves New Public Safety Ballot Language After Judge Struck Down Previous QuestionMinneapolis residents were set to vote this fall on whether the city's police department should be replaced by a Department of Public Safety.
Mpls. City Council Overrides Frey Veto Of Public Safety Ballot Question LanguageThe Minneapolis City Council has failed to override Mayor Jacob Frey's veto of the public safety charter amendment ballot language. The Minneapolis City Council must now rewrite and pass new ballot language, with a deadline of 11:59 p.m. Friday.
Hesitant To Expand New Mask Policies To Restaurants And Retail, Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey Urges VaccinationMayor Jacob Frey is recommending that residents and visitors wear masks indoors in Minneapolis as Hennepin County is now seeing substantial transmission of COVID-19, which health officials attribute to the Delta variant.
Minneapolis, St. Paul Issue Mask Requirements Inside City BuildingsThe mayors of Minnesota's two largest cities say that masks will be required for everyone in city-owned buildings and recommended in all indoor spaces starting Wednesday.
COVID Surge Has Minnesota Institutions, Including The State Fair, Taking Note: 'Everything...Is Still On The Table'Changes are happening in Minnesota as COVID-19 cases surge.
Group Files Lawsuit Over Potential Ballot Question On Replacing Minneapolis Police Dept.Yes 4 Minneapolis says the city clerk's office is exceeding its power by adding an explanation before the ballot question. The group say the city is attempting to influence voters with "subjective" and "selective" language.
Minneapolis, Hennepin Co. Announce Cooling Options For Homeless During Heat WaveThe city of Minneapolis says it's providing extra resources to help get those experiencing homelessness out of the heat.
Minneapolis City Council Committee OK's Measure To Put Replacing MPD On November BallotThe measure is so complex and so much is at stake that, for the first time, the council committee also approved a lengthy explanatory note that will also be on the ballot.
White House Convenes Mayors, Including Melvin Carter, To Discuss Strategies On CrimeThe Biden administration on Thursday convened the first meeting of its community violence intervention collaborative, a group of mayors and administration officials that will share best practices and work closely with the federal government to reduce gun violence.
Minneapolis City Council VP Andrea Jenkins Says Activists Held Her CaptiveA Minneapolis city leader says she is traumatized after protesters held her against her will.
George Floyd Square, Uptown Intersection Reopen To TrafficTwo intersections in Minneapolis that have been the center of protests and gatherings are back open to traffic Sunday.
Political Analyst Says No DFL Endorsement For Mayor Benefits Incumbent Jacob FreyAt the DFL endorsing convention, newcomer and progressive activist Sheila Nezhad got 53% of delegates’ support, while Jacob Frey got 40%.
Minneapolis DFL Endorses No Candidates In City's Mayoral RaceThe Minneapolis DFL announced that no candidate for mayor got to the 60% threshold necessary to get the DFL endorsement.