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Sgt. Pat King moves across the street — Law enforcement officer moves to Henn. Co. sheriff’s department

Sgt. Pat King moves across the street — Law enforcement officer moves to Henn. Co. sheriff’s department

Oct. 24 |   Last week there was a lot of surprise and concern in law enforcement circles regarding how this new chapter in Cowboy King’s history could take place: being transferred to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Department’s Violent Offender Task...

Vikings stadium officials promise  32 percent diversity hiring!

Vikings stadium officials promise 32 percent diversity hiring!

Oct. 17 | But no one seems to have a copy of the equity plan      At a small, special meeting I attended at the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority (MSFA) Wednesday, October 10 that included MSFA Chairwoman Michele Kelm-Helgen and Executive Director...

School district provides ‘Kindergarten Report’ on HQ construction

School district provides ‘Kindergarten Report’ on HQ construction

Oct. 3 |   Will Vikings stadium reporting be the next fairy tale?   At the Minneapolis School District (MSD) sub-committee meeting of September 24, a final report was presented — “Minority, Women and Diversity Business Participation Oversight...

Two violations of Mpls City Charter in stadium bill

Two violations of Mpls City Charter in stadium bill

Jun. 13 |     Requirement that stadium builders ‘make every effort’  to hire minorities is a cruel joke    On the road to creating the Minnesota Sports Authority, the entity that will control and manage the construction of the Vikings stadium,...

Stenglein takes on task of making downtown safe for all

Stenglein takes on task of making downtown safe for all

Jun. 6 |     A May 30 Star Tribune article, “Stenglein builds on strengths,” announced Hennepin County Commissioner Mark Stenglein becoming CEO of the Minneapolis Downtown Council. (“…some 300 downtown businesses and large regional companies,”...

Children’s voices unheard in funding debates

Children’s voices unheard in funding debates

Apr. 11 | Declining resources deprive youngsters of quality pre-K schooling     By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   A new U.S. report released Tuesday says per-child spending in State-funded pre-K programs has declined more than $700 over the...