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Oh McDonald Had a Goal E-I-E-I-O

By Andrew Richter

You have to love the high standards and objectiveness of the New Hope City Council. Once again, just like last year, they have the greatest city bureaucrat in the history of Western Civilization! 659 more words

City Government

Minneapolis officer wounded in apparent targeted attack

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis police arrested someone Saturday in the early-morning wounding of an officer who investigators believe was shot because he was a member of the police force. 256 more words


No charges for driver who hit Minneapolis protester | Minnesota Public Radio News

The Hennepin County Attorney’s Office has declined to charge a driver whose car hit a 16-year-old girl during a Nov. 25 demonstration on Lake Street in Minneapolis. 132 more words


Two Police Officers Shot Inside Minnesota City Hall

A gunman has shot and injured two police officers attending a meeting at a city hall in New Hope, Minnesota before being killed in a gunfight with other officers. 354 more words


New Hope Won't Appoint a Citizen

By Andrew Richter

Well New Hope citizens will once again get screwed out of having a voice on the West Metro Fire Board. On Monday January 12 the New Hope City Council appointed Councilman John Elder as the West Metro Fire Representative and Council member Eric Lammle as the “citizen representative.” 83 more words

City Government

Mpls. Police Find Stolen Cars Used In Twin Cities Crime Spree

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minneapolis Police have recovered two stolen vehicles used in a crime spree across the Twin Cities. Now they’re looking for those who are responsible. 348 more words


A Place to Live, a Place to Die: Forging Deep Connections to the Land

By: Richard Telford

The quintessentially American poet Walt Whitman, in the 1892 “Deathbed Edition” final revision of his opus 52-section “Song of Myself,” writes the following couplet in the poem’s final section: 1,342 more words

Environmental Journalism