New name for organization working to reverse wrongful convictions
A bedrock principle of the American criminal justice system is that a person accused of a crime is presumed innocent until proven … Read More
Letting go to live blissfully
Helping people let go of things to focus on a new season of life is what Blissworks is all about.Wendy Wolff launched Blissworks, … Read More
‘We’ve been on our own’ say local businesses
“We’ve been on our own trying to figure out two crises,” Two Bettys owner Anna Tsantir told Minneapolis Mayor Jacob … Read More
Rebuild Repair Recycle
Every Monday morning, Christopher Allison and Craig Drehmel meet at the Fresh Thyme grocery store parking lot in Southeast Minneapolis, where pallets of food are waiting to be loaded. Allison opens …
Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity’s Minneapolis ReStore, is celebrating its fourth anniversary in the Seward-Longfellow community after being closed because of COVID-19 and the protests over the …
When Sean Sherman goes to work every day, he isn’t just cooking for cooking’s sake. The Oglala Lakota Sioux chef, cookbook author, and promoter of Indigenous cuisine is reclaiming and …
Aging Well
Tanya Welch of Hiawatha Suites Senior Living Seniors at Hiawatha Suites Senior Living, 4140 Dight Ave. S., watched as Irish dancers …
In touch through video calls, telephone, email, and postal mail By IRIC NATHANSON Joy and Randy Nelson keep in touch online with their fellow members at Holy Trinity Church. (Photo by Terry Faust) …
The Hennepin County Master Gardener’s annual tour may be cancelled this year due to COVID-19, but that doesn’t mean these gardeners don’t still have tips and tricks to offer. Three …

Voices Against Violence

'She must have done something wrong'

Because fit mothers are losing custody and children are being harmed, supporters of Safe Child Act want to make sure family court focuses on child safety over parents rights By TESHA M. CHRISTENSEN …

Longfellow
Donations help Lake St. businesses recover
The Lake Street Council’s mission is to engage, serve, and advocate for the Lake Street business community to ensure the … Read More
Takoda Institute helps diverse students improve their lives
Know someone in your life who deserves a shot at a brighter tomorrow? The Takoda Institute can help. Its no-cost education, career … Read More
Minnehaha Parkway Regional Trail Master Plan approved
The Minnehaha Parkway Regional Trail Master Plan has been approved by the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) of … Read More
Nokomis

NEBA Treasure Hunt kicks off Nov. 28

The Nokomis East Business Association (NEBA) is holding its first ever Nokomis East Scavenger Hunt. This community event will run from Nov. 28 through Dec. 12 to kick-off the holiday season. "Help us …
Nokomis East Neighborhood Association

Free food Dec. 16 at 5734 Sander Dr.

Please join NENA on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, for the final free food and supply distribution. We offer a wide selection of fresh produce, dairy, meat, staples, clean supplies, and personal care …

Hiawatha Golf Course master plan heading to board of commissioners for approval after public comments

The Hiawatha Golf Course master plan is heading to the Minneapolis Parks and Recreation Board of Commissioners for review and a public hearing in January 2021.The comment period for the draft master …
Opinion
2020: The Year of the Pivot
2020 might become known as the year of the pivot.In the newspaper business, we’ve been zig-zagging for years now, since the Internet … Read More
In a divided time, saving local journalism is a bipartisan cause
In a presidential election year and in the midst of the dual crises of the coronavirus pandemic and widespread economic misery, the … Read More
Cub needs to open 46th St. entrance for accessibility
To the Editor:When the new Cub first opened, there was a welcoming entrance at 46th St., complete with carts and a self check-out … Read More
Uprising

Welcome to 612 M*A*S*H: Minneapolis All Shall Heal

When Kia Bible went to 38th St. and Chicago Ave. four days after George Floyd was killed by Minneapolis police, she had no idea she was about to be called into service. Moved by her 12-year-old …

Through Their Eyes

Family

Pregnant and parenting during COVID-19: There are no manuals for this

Ingrid Rasmussen and her six-week-old son Lars, carried through and delivered in the time of COVID. (Photo by Margie O’Loughlin)[/caption] Ingrid Rasmussen had everything …