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Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges took to Facebook on Tuesday to apologize that someone in her campaign created a job posting for a fictitious campaign to draft opponent Jacob Frey for Congress.
Fake job listing is latest twist in Mpls. mayoral campaign.
The June 24 convention conflicts with Ramadan and the Twin Cities Pride Festival.
State law allows legislators to use their campaign money to run for governor, but the rules are less clear for local elections.
The new president has set off a competition among local politicians over who can denounce him the loudest.
Noor takes on Warsame in Mpls. City Council race.
The landlord who was fined $187,390 for “bad faith litigation conduct” in housing court last week donated to Mayor Betsy Hodges’ campaign, and her…
Neither wants to focus their campaigns on the fact that they are transgender, but both are aware of the historical significance of their candidacies.
Counties could lose federal funding if they don't comply.
Jacob Frey raised more than $100,000 as a City Council member.
Mohamed Farah, executive director of the Somali nonprofit Ka Joog, is also running for council in the ward.
Earlier, Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar on Sunday morning blasted the presidential order and called it "irresponsible" and "probably unconstitutional."
Minnesota Chamber lobbyists are also fighting local labor ordinances at the Legislature.
The first event at Mercado Central drew about 60 people on both sides of debate.
Such an action could have wide-ranging impact in the Twin Cities.
Village Market owner said work would ease concerns; city said it's already too big.
Minneapolis council member wants to use leftover cash in run for mayor.
The new effort aims to understand the economic disparities in the state.
The $4 million project is part of an effort to improve areas near light-rail station.
The group is tasked with advising the city on workplace issues.
Warsame says residents need alternatives to two problem-plagued malls owned by the Sabri family.
Minneapolis says it will still try to collect $274,000.
Under pressure from activists, Mpls. weighs tools to limit increases.
A related lawsuit against a doctor is set for trial.
Frey, an attorney who represents parts of downtown and Northeast, presented himself as a candidate in the mold of R.T. Rybak.
Already an island of blue in the red sea of the Upper Midwest, Minneapolis could double down on that status if riled up progressives prevail.
Junauda Petrus said she wrote the poem in response to President-elect Donald Trump's comments about women.
PART 3: Small towns are good places to raise kids, but more jobs and education opportunities are in the metro area -- where lower-income housing in desirable neighborhoods is hard to find.
The catch is that many of them found success only by moving out of farm country -- and fewer and fewer kids are growing up there.
A mother of six escaped the South Side of Chicago, moved to Minneapolis "for my kids" — and landed in Chaska as part of a social experiment.
The DFL legislator says the city "must do better."
Critics say Hodges' reversal on minimum wage is all about the 2017 election.
The City Hall veteran hopes to fill Elizabeth Glidden's position, joins other candidates of color.
The mayor wants the increase to include tipped workers.
Minneapolis pulled most of its next year's funding for the regional economic development group, as council members questioned what benefit the city gets and raised concerns that Greater MSP pits local governments against each other in the race to offer incentives to companies.
After almost 12 years, she says it's "time for someone new."
Income for Americans in the middle rose at a modest but steady rate over the past 40 years, according to the Congressional Budget Office. And prices for consumer goods have dropped.
A Hennepin County judge did not rule on the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce's request for an injunction to halt the ordinance but did question the scope of the Minneapolis rules.
Mayor Betsy Hodges is seeking new spending to hire 15 new police officers.
Some local leaders are concerned about the bank's investments and its recent scandal.
Letter to Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges says the viability of downtown is at stake.
Neighborhood organizers say it's not the answer; Mpls. council is ready to vote today.
The tilt is the greatest since before the last recession.
High apartment rents are outpricing homes and pressuring the poor.
A long-term drop in crime, combined with a concentration of high-wage jobs and a renewed preference for urban life among highly educated workers, have made the city's core more desirable.
It is another worrying sign for a job market that has been slow-growing for a year and stagnant since July.
Proposal by president of Minneapolis Fed would require too-big-to-fail banks to pay a price for risk.
Sophisticated fraud aimed at energy customers, often small businesses, is a big problem.
Minneapolis Fed chief to unveil a plan to reduce the effect of big bank failures just as political axis shifts.
International Falls group is spending $230 million on Arkansas plant
The Republican nominee is admired in the state for his plainspoken style, his business success and his pledge to shake things up.
Assisted living home says bank unfairly charged $250K for alleged default
SEC ruling is a step forward for Minnesota's fledgling investment crowdfunding community
Minnesota last found itself in the top 10 in 2004. The study has been conducted every two years since 2002.
Obituary: Lawrence Gibson, retired from General Mills, was a lifelong learner, social justice advocate
Lawrence Gibson had much to celebrate when he dropped his car off at the mechanic on Monday afternoon. The 89-year-old was in good health, still…
The state is starting to see real wage growth.
Mothers and fathers are both happier when they're with their children, but 1950s-era parenting roles persist. And it's taking a toll on mom.
Twin Cities area is first major metro to have such workers as part of labor group.
Leadership, not bank size, was issue, Minneapolis Fed chief says.
Mankato and the surrounding towns boast the fastest-growing economic output of any Minnesota metro area. But that prosperity is not creating enough of the high-paying opportunities that would enable Mankato to retain educated, skilled workers.
Minnesota's attorney general weighed in on the Wells Fargo scandal, demanding that the bank end the practice of forcing customers into binding arbitration when they have a dispute with the company.
In China, workers earn about half a Big Mac for the same work that earns an American almost two-and-a-half.
Minneapolis Fed worries that shadow banking could fill in gaps of traditional lending.
Carolyne Giancola knew how to take “no” for an answer, but she says her bosses didn’t. When she worked as lead teller at the Elliot…
Low unemployment, aging workforce push companies to launch new initiative.
He's a fan of low interest rates and the Cleveland Browns.
The Twin Cities economy grew 2.7 percent last year. Here's how it fit in with the rest of the country.
The post-2008 regulatory squeeze on the world's largest banks has a silver lining for U.S. Bancorp: It's boosting the company's national ambitions.
Richard Davis makes clear that his firm's employees are not to exploit scandal.
CEO Richard Davis said this week he doesn't want to be in a market unless U.S. Bank is in the top 3 for market share.
Unemployment overall ticked up, but estimates of black unemployment are falling.
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl had been in the position since 2013 but is moving to the Chicago Fed.
Good-paying jobs still a worry, but residents in central and west-central Minnesota are the most optimistic.
Javier Morillo's brash rise through union ranks earned him enemies in politics, business.
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