South Minneapolis apartment dwellers — are you looking for a reason to procrastinate on doing your laundry? You’ve come to the right place.
Life has improved ever so slightly for the 130 men who sleep at the Salvation Army’s Safe Bay shelter every night.
A community effort to bust a heroin dealing ring in south Minneapolis helped police identify one of the main dealers, police said Friday.
Few people ventured out to the OccupyMN protest today. The dozen or so people that remained were either piled under a heap of sleeping bags (in the middle of the afternoon) or huddled together wrapped in blankets.
Residents of the Payne-Phalen neighborhood said they’re not letting their post office go without a fight.
Like the rest of us, you’ve probably been bombarded with coverage of the presidential race. That election is 364 days away. There’s another election that hasn’t received as much attention – and it’s happening tomorrow. It’s the Municipal and School District General Election.
There’s a new way to get information about your neighbors – and it doesn’t require talking to them. Just find your neighborhood on this map on the Minnesota Compass site and click to view all kinds of info – like how many of your neighbors take the bus to work, where they work, and what they make. The project is led by Wilder Research and pulls data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
If there’s one thing you can count on as a reporter, it’s this: Your email inbox will receive a steady stream of news releases proclaiming that your state ranks #27 in liveability or #4 in happiness. Such email is often used to test the “delete” function on a reporter’s email account.
Recycling is about to get easier for residents of two Minneapolis neighborhoods.The city has selected about 1,030 households in the Willard-Hay and East Calhoun neighborhoods for a recycling pilot program. The test group will put all of their recyclables in one cart, instead of sorting them into separate bags.
St. Paul police say two early morning bandits snuck into the Como Zoo on Thursday and damaged cash drawers and registers.