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On Thursday, May 25, several of these forces converge on the calendar, giving fans of the music three nearly simultaneous options from south Minneapolis to St. Paul's Groveland to Lowertown, and opportunities to hear the talents of three generations ...
Via phone calls and website visits, Planned Parenthood Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota has been swamped by new volunteer requests from people of all ages, eager to make phone calls and write letters to the editor, carry signs to the State Capitol ...
Commentary: University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, Minneapolis - A large and diverse group of activists, organizers, artists, educators, students, elected officials, and others from around the U.S. are coming together for the 2017 democracy Convention ...
St. Paul, Minn. (May 23, 2017) - Independent filmmaker Project Minnesota announced Tuesday that Rini Yun Keagy, Naomi Ko, Keri Pickett and Brennan Vance were selected to receive the 2017 McKnight Fellowships for Media artists.
Brown University, Bowdoin College, the University of Wisconsin at Madison, and the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities are just a few of the colleges now providing free menstrual products in both the men's and women's bathroom as a way to increase ...
The environmental impact statement is one of many steps toward the Minnesota public utilities Commission deciding whether to let Enbridge replace its aging Line 3 pipeline that carries Canadian tar sands oil to the company's Superior terminal.
D, LP, ABPP, director, client services at Headway Emotional Health Services, a Twin Cities-based mental health support program for families, has been treating children with anxiety disorder for more than two decades.
Minnesota state Rep. Tony Cornish, R-Vernon Center, loads a YouTube video on his computer in front of an empty Speaker's rostrum in the House chambers in St. Paul, during a recess Saturday, May 20, 2017. Moments earlier, he was watching "best NASCAR ...
This is just the kind of claim that makes activists so irritating, this insistence that CEOs aren't acting for shareholders if they so much as sell a single share of stock.
Rev. Curtiss DeYoung chosen to lead Minnesota Council of Churches ... DeYoung was previously a professor of reconciliation Studies and co-chair of the Department of anthropology, sociology, and Reconciliation Studies at Bethel University in St. Paul ...
lobbyists, activists, reporters and even most lawmakers waited on the sidelines as the leaders scrambled to strike a deal out of public view.
Earlier this month, word of a measles outbreak came from the Twin cities in Minnesota. The majority ... "We know that in the Minneapolis area the Somali-American population there have had some really significant concerns about autism and autism's ...
St. Paul police Commander Josh Lego and Nekima Levy-Pounds, then president of the Minneapolis NAACP, talk as police try to reopen Summit Avenue on July 26, 2016.
Generally speaking, Somalis in the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul are not facing a lack of access to health care providers.
A Night of Radiohead: Since the real Radiohead has skipped Minnesota on tour for 19 years and counting, a bunch of Twin Cities musicians will try to stand in for the real thing. It should at least be real fun to hear them all perform three of the band ...
What if you were banished from civilization and had to choose just 10 local dishes to remember Minnesota by? Heavy Table's ... The upcoming publication of her culinary memoir, Give a Girl a knife seemed to be a perfect opportunity to pick her brain for ...
The Minneapolis NAACP has called for a boycott of the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board over what the civil rights organization says is unfair treatment of employees of color in hiring, promotions and discipline.
Undated courtesy photo of Dean Phillips, who announced his Democratic bid in Minnesota's 3rd Congressional Twin Cities businessman Dean Phillips announced his Democratic bid in Minnesota's 3rd Congressional district on Tuesday. (Courtesy of Dean ...
The conflict over bike lanes and parking on 38th Street should serve as a warning to all other neighborhoods in the Twin Cities that could lose critical parking, because they will be overwhelmed by a fairly sophisticated and determined grass-roots ...
DeRay Mckesson, a former Minneapolis schools official who left his job to become one of the most high-profile figures of the national Black Lives Matter movement, told local nonprofit leaders Tuesday that "Minnesota Nice" can stand in the way of equity ...
The idea originated from a classmate of hers who was putting on similar fundraisers in the Twin Cities area. That tattoo fundraiser ... The phrase has become a point of pride for Feminist activists and women across the country. While the phrase ...
And yet, if you were a Minneapolis gambler in 1985, and you were betting on the university's future, "A commitment to focus" could have been your guide.
children of Somali descent in the Twin Cities are now vaccinated at about half the rate of non-Somali children. Those same children are the ones primarily affected by the ongoing measles outbreak in Minnesota that public health officials are scrambling ...
On Monday, President Donald Trump signed into law a measure considered an important step on the path to Minnesota hosting a World Expo in 2023.
A surprising move looks to change the face the Republican Party in Minnesota: Jennifer Carnahan is now Minnesota's GOP chair. Carnahan, a Maple Grove native, worked in marketing and strategy for companies like Ecolab, General Mills, and McDonald's, ...
Shortly after the birth of my mother in Minneapolis in 1948, a man from Sacramento named Charles M. Goethe began sending my grandfather checks to put toward her college education.
The 24th Annual Inner City All-Star Classic, featuring the top senior girls' and boys' basketball layers in the Twin Cities, was held last Saturday at Minneapolis North high school. Mikayla Homola (Osseo) led Team Faith to victory over Team Truth ...
The company didn't say whether both businesses would remain headquartered in Minneapolis/St. Paul, though Stauch and Wozniak are both based here.
DeRay Mckesson, a former Minneapolis schools official who left his job to become one of the most high-profile figures of the national Black Lives Matter movement, told local nonprofit leaders Tuesday that "Minnesota Nice" can stand in the way of equity.
She had been close to signing a lease on another property in 2013, when the City of St. Paul called and asked if she would be interested in renting the playground shelter at Hamline Park.
Several activists from the Fourth Precinct occupation, Black Lives Matter-Saint Paul, Minneapolis NAACP, Justice Occupation for Philando, Native Lives Matter Grassroots, and Justice for Marcus Golden, joined the Twin Cities Coalition for Justice for ...
It's time for Minnesota House members to join their Senate colleagues and Gov. Mark Dayton in support of a second phase of the new vision for the Dorothy Day Center in downtown St. Paul. We saw firsthand last week how Phase One of the project ...
Minneapolis (WCCO) - WCCO has learned wealthy Twin Cities businessman Dean Phillips says he will run for Congress against Rep. Erik Paulsen in Minnesota's 3rd District covering the western suburbs from Eden Prairie to Maple Grove. Phillips told ...
A St. Paul, Minnesota rally celebrating the success of President Trump's first 100 days has been threatened by a group that includes an "ANTIFA" branch in its organization, AlphaNewsMN reported on May 5, 2017.
A St. Paul, Minnesota rally celebrating the success of President Trump's first 100 days has been threatened by a group that includes an "ANTIFA" branch in its organization, AlphaNewsMN reported on May 5, 2017.
9, 2014, activists, law enforcement educators and even a presidential task force called for changes in how police are trained.
For the gallery's first event, Fluharty teamed up with Jon Swanson - the curator at the Minnesota Marine Art Museum - to feature a project Swanson has just finished called "Winona Characters," a portrait photography series of headshots of Winonans ...
[Twin] cities vs. state: Lawmakers in Minneapolis and St. Paul have found themselves at odds with the GOP-controlled state legislature over issues like light rail, minimum wage, and paid leave, as the state shifts priorities outside metro areas.
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board voted Wednesday to work toward restoring Lake Calhoun's original Dakota name, Bde Maka Ska (be-DAY' mah-kah skah).
More than 300 building professionals will gather Wednesday in St. Paul to learn about sustainable construction at the sixth annual Impact Conference sponsored by the Minnesota chapter of the United States Green Building Council. ... stands "near the ...
Dubbed the "Apollo" of the Twin Cities and across Minnesota, many hometown musicians performed at the establishment, including - but not limited to - Kevin Johnson, Ray Covington, Debbie Duncan, The Maxx Band, Sounds of Blackness, Alexander .... To ...
Minneapolis, MN - Margaret Sarfehjooy, a tireless, fearless and greatly respected anti-war activist, died suddenly and unexpectedly on April 28.
activists took to the streets Monday in Minneapolis on May Day to take up causes ranging from immigration to school funding and workers rights.
About 90 people met at Safari Restaurant in Minneapolis to hear Mark Blaxill, who is on the executive leadership team of the nonprofit Health Choice, present information on measles outbreaks, autism rates and what he said were the fraudulent results of ...
It is a practice that predates Islam, but one that remains prevalent in many North African and some Middle Eastern predominantly Muslim countries.
She also received a tour of Garfield Elementary in Brainerd from Amy Aho, local teacher, DFL activist and daughter of longtime legislator John Ward.
Minneapolis, MN - At a press conference, April 28, leaders of the Resist from Day One Coalition, announced plans for May 1 rallies and strikes converging in unified march in Minneapolis on 'Day without immigrants' for immigrant and workers' rights ...
ST. CLOUD - In March 2016, Jennifer Carnahan attended her first Republican Party caucus. On Saturday, Carnahan became the Republican party of Minnesota's chair. Her meteoric rise over the past 14 months reflects a desire for outsiders in the era of ...
Republican activists from around the state will gather Saturday in St. Cloud to pick a new leader as they prepare for the 2018 election.


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