10/20/2019, 8:14pm

UMN apparel design collaboration fosters zero-waste textile technique

“The project exists in order to save scrap fabric from landfills, and it only makes sense for us to use our scraps,” said Kathryn Sieve, owner of the Marcy-Holmes clothing store Winsome Goods. “We're not going to cut into useful fabric that could be made for clothing or other products in order to make these rugs.” 

10/20/2019, 6:40pm

Students show up to rally for Hong Kong, counter-protest

"We want to raise awareness in this community and in this neighborhood," said one of the organizers of the protest. "We wanted to relate, try to get people to think about why should they care. We want to show that there is someone all the way in Minnesota, all the way across the road, supporting people in Hong Kong for this protest." 

10/20/2019, 5:04pm

Abdi Warsame's stature in Cedar-Riverside and beyond

“The fact that we live in a very rich state and a very rich city, and a large number of Somali and East African community members were either unemployed or underemployed,” said Ward 6 Minneapolis City Council member Abdi Warsame. "That's one of the reasons why I ran.”