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November 23, 2015
Tempers flare up between two Democrats on Twitter over Jamar Clark and Black Lives Matter

Tempers flare up between two Democrats on Twitter over Jamar Clark and Black Lives Matter

Tempers flared Saturday night as the debate over the ongoing Black Live Matter protests related to the death of Jamar Clark turned into an intense fight on social media between two prominent members of the Minnesota DFL party.
Your Voices
November 20, 2015

Dangerous Man opens growler room and other notes

News and notes out of Northeast Minneapolis.
Your Voices
November 20, 2015
Strong families are built on strong relationships

Strong families are built on strong relationships

Making time for our relationship makes us better partners to each other and when we are better partners, we are better parents.
Politics
November 19, 2015
MacDonald bills Grazzini-Rucki over $222,000 for 'pro bono' legal work

MacDonald bills Grazzini-Rucki over $222,000 for 'pro bono' legal work

Public records filed in Dakota County show Michelle MacDonald has filed two attorney liens against her client Sandra Grazzini-Rucki for legal fees totaling $222,730.92.
Your Voices
November 19, 2015
Where's Betsy?

Where's Betsy?

A motley crew of 13 Minneapolis residents and artists leave the 4th Precinct on the North side Wednesday night to Mayor Betsy Hodges home demanding to have the MPD stand down, after witnessing repeated accounts of abuse on Minneapolis citizens and peaceful protestors tonight.
10,000 Takes
November 18, 2015
Confessions of a Packers fan who married into a Vikings family

Confessions of a Packers fan who married into a Vikings family

"I grew up with the Green Bay Packers, in suburban Milwaukee, the way you grow up with gravity," writes 10,000 Takes contributor Tim Gihring. Then he married into a family of Vikings fans.
Your Voices
November 17, 2015

Ways to Winterize

Tips for homeowners
Home & Garden
November 17, 2015

Why new construction houses need to be inspected by private home inspectors

New construction houses should be inspected by private home inspectors. If you're on the fence about having a new home inspected, please look through these photos.
Politics
November 16, 2015
Republican Party accuses Democrats of having 'subtle support for ISIS'

Republican Party accuses Democrats of having 'subtle support for ISIS'

The Republican Party of Minnesota accused Democrats of offering "subtle support for ISIS as some legitimate organization despite its atrocities," in an email sent this afternoon.
Politics
November 15, 2015
GOP endorses candidate in race to fill Petersen vacancy in Minnesota Senate

GOP endorses candidate in race to fill Petersen vacancy in Minnesota Senate

Republicans have endorsed a candidate to replace Sen. Branden Peterson in the Minnesota Senate.
Politics
November 15, 2015
Minnesota DFL legislative candidate: 'ISIS isn't necessarily evil'

Minnesota DFL legislative candidate: 'ISIS isn't necessarily evil'

A Minnesota DFL candidate for the Minnesota House of Representatives is facing criticism after he tweeted "ISIS isn't necessarily evil."
Your Voices
November 13, 2015
Two kids? It's a mixed blessing

Two kids? It's a mixed blessing

Our kids have had moments of unbelievable tenderness but have also had some epic fights. In sibling relationships, there are no guarantees.
Your Voices
November 12, 2015

Nostra Aetate

Nostra Aetate was a landmark document in the Church's relationship with the Jewish people.
Home & Garden
November 10, 2015

Product endorsement: Need a moisture meter? Get this one.

I've been using a Protimeter Surveymaster moisture meter for the last 10 years or so. I'm convinced it's the best moisture meter for home inspectors or anyone else doing similar work.
Politics
November 9, 2015

New evidence connects Freedom Club to negative mailings from Liberty Minnesota PAC

New evidence is now connecting the well-known conservative group, Freedom Club, to negative mailings from obscure Liberty Minnesota PAC.
Your Voices
November 6, 2015

It is a gift to see the people our children are becoming

We can't always see the people our children are becoming because we are immersed in the challenges of everyday life but every once in a while, we are lucky enough to get glimpses.
Politics
November 5, 2015
Sen. Sean Neinow faces Republican challenger for re-election

Sen. Sean Neinow faces Republican challenger for re-election

State Senator Sean Nienow is facing an endorsement challenge from Republican Mark Koran for the Minnesota Senate.
Politics
November 4, 2015
Head of Canary Party to host fundraiser for Rand Paul in Minnesota

Head of Canary Party to host fundraiser for Rand Paul in Minnesota

The president of an anti-vaccination group is scheduled to host a fundraiser next week in Minnesota for Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul's presidential campaign.
Your Voices
November 3, 2015

My last blog post for YourVoices

Signing off ... with gratitude.
10,000 Takes
November 3, 2015
I've been a Nye's regular for 30 years: Goodbye to my favorite bar

I've been a Nye's regular for 30 years: Goodbye to my favorite bar

My friends and I were a group of arty, musically inclined free-thinkers with penchants for alcohol and nicotine. Perhaps we hung out at Nye's ironically at first.