J.D. Duggan


University initiative helps create more than 1,000 jobs in North Minneapolis

“Too long, I think there's been barriers,” said James DeSota, co-senior director at UROC and director of administration and programs. “It's part of UROC's mission to really find ways to transform the way that community and the University can work together to solve critical issues that are facing our communities.”

Detailed documents released in Richard Liu case

The files released Wednesday, July 24, consist of primary documents referenced in the investigation, including police interview transcripts and text conversations between the alleged victim, her friend and her boyfriend.

Minneapolis Black Business Week celebrates local entrepreneurs

Mary Taris, publisher and CEO of Strive Publishing, which publishes black authors of children and young adult literature centered around African American culture, said she connected with Black Business Week to raise awareness about the presence of black publishers in the Twin Cities.