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Can foreign investors rescue North Minneapolis?

Can foreign investors rescue North Minneapolis?

Nov. 6 | New proposal would match Asian employers with Black workforce   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Is foreign investment the key to economic development in North Minneapolis? The jointly created Twin Cities Regional Center (TCRC) by Asian Media...

Environmental activist uses urban farming to build self-worth

Environmental activist uses urban farming to build self-worth

Oct. 3 |   Award recognizes Michael Chaney’s under-the-radar organizing work     By Dwight Hobbes Contributing Writer   Encouraging and empowering urban youth to entrepreneurship: That’s what Michael Chaney does, and he’s been pretty good...

Project Sweetie Pie: Teens get fresh food in North Minneapolis

Project Sweetie Pie: Teens get fresh food in North Minneapolis

Aug. 7 |     By Stephanie Fox Contributing Writer   It began in 2010, with sweet potato pies and a new idea. The new idea was to create sustainable agriculture in the heart of the city, letting kids learn to grow vegetables and then (the new...

Spirit of volunteerism at the SMSC

Spirit of volunteerism at the SMSC

Jul. 24 |     Volunteerism is more than just a concept at the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community (SMSC). John Vig, Sr., an SMSC member, is demonstrating the importance of volunteering through a longtime friendship with SMSC Gaming Enterprise team...