Minneapolis Council Panel Backs Arradondo As Police ChiefA council committee unanimously endorsed Medaria Arradondo to become the next Minneapolis police chief on Wednesday.
Mpls. City Council Passes Ordinance Restricting Menthol SalesThe Minneapolis City Council voted Friday to limit where people can buy menthol tobacco.
Public Hearing Set For Minneapolis Police Chief AppointmentThe city's Public Safety, Civil Rights & Emergency Management Committee will hold a public hearing on Aug. 9.
Warsame: Somali Community Wants Justice For JustineAbdi Warsame said he's troubled that the actions of one police officer are being connected to an entire community.
City Council To Host Public Hearing On Menthol Cigarette RestrictionsThe sale of menthol cigarettes in Minneapolis may soon be restricted to adult-only tobacco shops. The Star Tribune reports that the city has an ordinance that limits other flavored tobacco products to adult-only tobacco shops.
Minneapolis City Council Approves Minimum Wage IncreaseThe council voted 11-1 in favor of the increase Friday morning.
Mpls. City Council Pushes Forward On $15 Minimum Wage OrdinanceThe fight for a $15 minimum wage continues on Wednesday as city council members in Minneapolis meet to get a final look at the ordinance before voting on it.
Minneapolis Considers Plan To Restrict Menthol Cigarette SalesMinneapolis may add menthol and mint-flavored tobacco products to the list of products that can only be sold at tobacco shops.
Mpls. Moves Forward With $15 Minimum Wage PlanThe Minneapolis City Council is moving ahead with plans to raise the minimum wage to $15 dollars an hour.
Mpls. Scraps Plastic Bag Ban After State Law PassesA Minnesota city's push to curb waste from shopping trips has to be scrapped.
Mpls. Taproom Becomes 1st In State To Legally Allow DogsLakes and Legends, a taproom in Minneapolis' Loring Park neighborhood, is now the first dining or drinking establishment in Minnesota to legally allow dogs inside
Mpls. City Council Candidates Skipping DFL Endorsing ConventionCandidates for Minneapolis City Council say they're skipping the DFL endorsing convention because it's not safe for participants.
Committee Approves Surdyk's Settlement, City Council Vote NextA committee approved a $50,000 fine against Surdyk's and a suspension of the store's liquor license for the first three Sundays in July.
Debate Emerges Over Police's Access To Crime Database In MinneapolisMinneapolis police are about to gain access to vast amounts of information that will make it easier to connect local suspects to crimes committed in other states.
Mpls. City Council Passes Section 8 Housing OrdinanceThe Minneapolis City Council on Friday unanimously passed a city ordinance that aims to combat discrimination when it comes to housing.