As Homeless Encampments Continue To Grow In Parks, Neighbors Look For AnswersThe number of people who are living in Minneapolis Parks is growing. A month ago the park board voted to allow people to live in parks. There are now 35 encampments in parks around the city.
Minneapolis Park Board To Discuss Reducing Homeless Encampments In ParksThe park board will consider a resolution that would limit the number of parks with encampments to no more than ten, and there could be no more than ten tents in any encampment.
Juvenile Sexually Assaulted At Powderhorn Park Homeless EncampmentA juvenile has been sexually assaulted at a Minneapolis homeless encampment.
Minneapolis Park Board Opens Parks As Refuge For People Experiencing HomelessnessThe Minneapolis Park Board has voted in favor of making all city parks places of refuge for people experiencing homelessness.
Former Resident Of Sheraton Hotel-Turned-Shelter Talks Experiencing HomelessnessEvery day in Minnesota, 8,000 people experience homelessness. With the onset of COVID-19, shelter space was limited, but with the death of George Floyd and the following unrest, the situation intensified.
'We Need A Place To Put People': Residents Cleared Out Of Fmr. Sheraton Hotel Turned ShelterOne week ago, the former Sheraton Hotel in Minneapolis was being used as a sanctuary for people experiencing homelessness. Since then, things have drastically changed.
Top 4 Must-Visit Places In Minneapolis's Powderhorn ParkTopping the list is dive bar Matt's Bar, which offers burgers and more. Time magazine named this spot's original Jucy Lucy burger as one of the 17 most influential burgers of all time.
Travel Ban Protesters Rally At Powderhorn ParkOrganizers say one of the goals was to protest President Donald Trump's recent travel ban, which impacts predominantly Muslim nations.
Man Killed In Powderhorn Park Shooting ID'dA Minneapolis man who was fatally shot in the Powderhorn Park neighborhood earlier this month has been identified. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner identified the victim as 53-year-old Paul Anthony Knobbe.
Best Upcoming Events In Minnesota To Bring The Family This SpringGet out and about in Minnesota this spring!
Minneapolis Has 2 Of Nation's Hottest Neighborhoods For 2016If you're looking for the hottest neighborhoods in which to live for 2016, look no further than southeast Minneapolis. The real estate website Redfin ranked out the top 10 "it" neighborhoods for the forthcoming year, and southeast Minneapolis neighborhoods claimed not one, but two slots on the list.
MLK Day In The Twin Cities Focuses On Informing YouthSeveral events honored the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday.
Guy On A Bike: Previewing The Powderhorn 24This weekend, the Powderhorn neighborhood will play host to one of the coolest community cycling events in a city known for its great cycling culture.
Local Nonprofit Hosts Backpack Drive For Mpls. StudentsParents spent an average of $100 per student on school supplies last year. Many families in one Minneapolis neighborhood can't afford that.
Teenage Bike Theft Victims Get Sweet Surprise From Mpls. CopsOn the river's edge in north Minneapolis, dozens of teens were celebrating Thursday a summer of success. They worked for Teen Teamworks, cleaning up city parks. But for two of kids, the summer was bittersweet.