Finance and Commerce
An unusual sight in suburbs: Affordable senior housing
Chaska got a rare infusion of moderately priced senior apartments with the recent opening of Minneapolis-based Aeon's new Landing development in the city, but funding for future affordable senior projects may be tougher to come by.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Dr. George Nolan named new principal for Robbinsdale Middle School
Superintendent Aldo Sicoli on July 7 presented Dr. George Nolan as the new principal of Robbinsdale Middle School during the regular meeting of the School Board.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Man Asks For Help Finding Driver Who Struck, Injured His Wife
A Robbinsdale man is asking for help from the community to find the driver that struck and injured his wife.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
School briefs: East metro districts fill school leadership positions
A Forest Lake junior high now has a familiar face in its top job while the South Washington County School District has tapped three newcomers to fill assistant principal slots at two of its high schools, under personnel moves announced this month.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
North Minneapolis shooting leads to crash
A police officer witnessed a shooting from one car to another Friday evening - then watched the victims' car crash into a third car in a busy north Minneapolis neighborhood.
Man Pleads Guilty In Straw Gun-Buying Scheme
A Robbinsdale man has pleaded guilty in what federal authorities call a scheme to have straw purchasers buy guns for people who are barred from having them.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Renovated Robbinsdale field is dream come true
Jared Kula, 13, of the Robbinsdale Dodgers, looked up at the flag during the National Anthem before the start of the Lee Park field dedication ceremony.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Arrest made in early Sunday double stabbing at north Minneapolis house
A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a double stabbing in north Minneapolis early Sunday that left one person dead and another person injured.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
7-year-old on bike dies after nighttime collision with car near Milaca
A 7-year-old girl is dead after she was hit while riding her bike on a county road in Mille Lacs County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Robbinsdale's Aldo Sicoli gets Alliance's award for equity and social justice
June 25, 2014 - The National Urban Alliance for Effective Education will give Dr. Aldo Sicoli, superintendent of Robbinsdale Area Schools, the "Leadership Award for Promoting Equity and Social Justice" on July 7 in Minneapolis during its Summer Academy.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
One of the north Mpls. homicide victims is ID'd
One of the homicide victims who was shot early Saturday in a home in north Minneapolis was identified Sunday as Cabrie D. Young, 28. Young lived in the 3700 block of Girard Avenue N., about six blocks from the home where he was shot in the 3400 block of Dupont Av.
Why do we report the bad news?
There comes a time for every community newspaper when bad news happens. Not just bad news, as in property taxes are going up, but real human tragedy that is close, that is personal, that is anguishing.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
St. Cloud Times
Your Turn: High school decision needs thought, careYour Turn: High...
Your Turn: High school decision needs thought, care Ex-school board member: St. Cloud district officials need to ask questions, seek feedback.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
At the new Travail, dinner is theater
After leaving work early and sitting in rush-hour traffic for an hour, our GPS told us we had arrived at the new Travail Kitchen and Amusements in Robbinsdale.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Twin Cities Daily Planet
Minnesota evangelical group says it will cure HIV at Twin Cities Pride
Trinity Works, an evangelical group planning an mass "ex-gay" conversion outreach at Twin Cities Pride, recently told a church congregation that it's outreach workers will cure HIV during Pride.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Man fatally shot in north Minneapolis; suspect at large
A man shot late at night over the weekend in Minneapolis has died, and no arrests have been made, authorities said Wednesday.