Metro & State

Oct. 23, 2014
About a dozen Somali-American Police Association members span Twin Cities law enforcement agencies.
Oct. 23, 2014
A ban would violate the First Amendment, the attorney said to a City Council committee Wednesday.
Oct. 23, 2014
The signs would suggest speeds to help drivers and light rail conductors make green lights on time and increase efficiency.
Oct. 22, 2014
About three-quarters of the Restorative Justice Community Action program’s U-area cases involve alcohol violations.
Oct. 21, 2014
Despite past worry, the light rail opening hasn’t affected crime rates around its stops.
Oct. 21, 2014
The City Council could soon make grocery stores carry certain foods, but some say the new requirements will be hard to meet.
Oct. 21, 2014
Minnesota’s secretary of state race is one of few in the area without an incumbent running.
Oct. 20, 2014
City leaders approved a new contract with Xcel and CenterPoint on Friday.
Oct. 20, 2014
The University will expand national recruitment efforts to counter the state’s declining high school graduation rates.
Oct. 20, 2014
The City Council approved Bosaso, Somalia, as Minneapolis’ 12th sister city.
Oct. 16, 2014
A $3,000 grant is helping the Southeast Como Improvement Association target neighborhood roofs for green initiatives.
Oct. 16, 2014
As topic for political discussions, charter schools concern people from both parties.
Oct. 15, 2014
Mayor Betsy Hodges’ proposed budget allocates $750,000 for protected bike lanes.
Oct. 15, 2014
A ripple of courtroom victories for same-sex couples shook the country last week, suggesting widespread legalization.
Oct. 14, 2014
Minneapolis and the University have ordered more than 40 million pounds of road salt combined for the coming winter.
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