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Finance and Commerce
Minneapolis City Council opts for Sherman plan at 205 ParkDespite neighborhood pushback, the Minneapolis City Council has unanimously dec
Minneapolis City Council opts for Sherman plan at 205 Park
Finance and Commerce / Posted 3 days ago
Despite neighborhood pushback, the Minneapolis City Council has unanimously decided to have city staff negotiate an agreement with Sherman Associates to purchase and develop one of the last remaining vacant lots near U.S. Bank Stadium. Council... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Judge: Minneapolis voters should decide $15 minimum wagewage to $15 an hour should go on the city's ballot this fall. Hennepin County
Judge: Minneapolis voters should decide $15 minimum wage
Marshall Independent / Posted 3 days ago
wage to $15 an hour should go on the city's ballot this fall. Hennepin County Judge Susan Robiner on Monday overruled the Minneapolis City Council. A majority of the council voted earlier this month against adding the proposal to the November... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Judge: Minneapolis voters should decide $15 minimum wagewage to $15 an hour should go on the city's ballot this fall. Hennepin County
Judge: Minneapolis voters should decide $15 minimum wage
KTTC Rochester / Posted 3 days ago
wage to $15 an hour should go on the city's ballot this fall. Hennepin County Judge Susan Robiner on Monday overruled the Minneapolis City Council. A majority of the council voted earlier this month against adding the proposal to the November... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
CTIB offers $37.5 million compromise for Orange Lineaccount local funding commitments. “I think the signs and discussion today wer
CTIB offers $37.5 million compromise for Orange Line
Finance and Commerce / Posted 9 days ago
account local funding commitments. “I think the signs and discussion today were all positive in support of this project,” Minneapolis City Council Member Lisa Bender, who was part of a large crowd that had gathered to watch the vote, said... Read more
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New America Media
Ilhan Omar Poised to Become Nation's First Somali American Legislator8 and they spent four years in a Kenyan refugee camp before finally finding the
Ilhan Omar Poised to Become Nation's First Somali American Legislator
New America Media / Posted 15 days ago
8 and they spent four years in a Kenyan refugee camp before finally finding their way to Minnesota. She was policy Aide to Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson, one of her early backers when she announced her candidacy. “This is... Read more
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Newsmax
Ilhan Omar Wins Primary, Could Become First Somali-American Legislatorcivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Ilhan Omar Wins Primary, Could Become First Somali-American Legislator
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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Orange County Register
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
Orange County Register / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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iol.co.za
Former Somali refugee set to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee set to win office in Minnesota
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Representative... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
Lake Placid News / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
Marshall Independent / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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Marshall Independent
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
Marshall Independent / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesotacivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee poised to win office in Minnesota
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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Hawaii News Now
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehousecivic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a s
Former Somali refugee on brink of Minnesota Statehouse
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 16 days ago
civic involvement and leadership. Her political background includes work as a senior policy aide and campaign manager for Minneapolis City Council Member Andrew Johnson. Omar won 41 percent of the vote, easily beating incumbent Rep. Phyllis Kahn... Read more
28 related stories
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Marshall Independent
Somali activist wins Minneapolis district Democratic primarycountries. Omar argued that the district needs a fresher face that better repre
Somali activist wins Minneapolis district Democratic primary
Marshall Independent / Posted 16 days ago
countries. Omar argued that the district needs a fresher face that better represents the diversity and needs of the area. Omar is a political activist and former aide to the Minneapolis City Council. Kahn has spent 44 years in the Leg... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Somali activist wins Minneapolis district Democratic primaryface that better represents the diversity and needs of the area. Omar is a pol
Somali activist wins Minneapolis district Democratic primary
KTTC Rochester / Posted 16 days ago
face that better represents the diversity and needs of the area. Omar is a political activist and former aide to the Minneapolis City Council. Kahn has spent 44 years in the Legislature. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights... Read more
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Salon.com
Somali activist wins Minneapolis district Democratic primarycountries. Omar argued that the district needs a fresher face that better repre
Somali activist wins Minneapolis district Democratic primary
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
countries. Omar argued that the district needs a fresher face that better represents the diversity and needs of the area. Omar is a political activist and former aide to the Minneapolis City Council. Kahn has spent 44 years in the Leg... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Somali activist wins Minneapolis district Democratic primarycountries. Omar argued that the district needs a fresher face that better repre
Somali activist wins Minneapolis district Democratic primary
KTXS Abilene / Posted 16 days ago
countries. Omar argued that the district needs a fresher face that better represents the diversity and needs of the area. Omar is a political activist and former aide to the Minneapolis City Council. Kahn has spent 44 years in the Leg... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
BrieflyOffice, Wells Police Department and Bricelyn Fire Department. Council rejects
Briefly
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
Office, Wells Police Department and Bricelyn Fire Department. Council rejects vote on wage MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minneapolis City Council has rejected putting a $15-an-hour minimum wage to a citywide vote. As expected, a majority of the... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Council rejects putting $15 Minneapolis minimum on ballotMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis City Council has rejected putting a $15-an-h
Council rejects putting $15 Minneapolis minimum on ballot
Marshall Independent / Posted 20 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis City Council has rejected putting a $15-an-hour minimum wage to a citywide vote. As expected, a majority of the council on Friday voted against adding the proposal to the November ballot. City Attorney Susan Segal... Read more
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Marshall Independent
Council hearing gets heated on $15 Minneapolis minimum wageMINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis City Council hearing grew heated over a propos
Council hearing gets heated on $15 Minneapolis minimum wage
Marshall Independent / Posted 22 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis City Council hearing grew heated over a proposal to give the city one of the highest minimum wages in the country. The city is considering a petition that would ask voters whether they want to approve a $15 minimum... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Council hearing gets heated on $15 Minneapolis minimum wagefor Change, led the group inside the City Council Chambers as members of 15 Now
Council hearing gets heated on $15 Minneapolis minimum wage
Stamford Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
for Change, led the group inside the City Council Chambers as members of 15 Now, NOC, CTUL and other groups rally at the Minneapolis City Council Chambers, Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2016, trying to get a $15 minimum wage on the Minneapolis ballot in... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Council hearing gets heated on $15 Minneapolis minimum wageMINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minneapolis City Council hearing grew heated over a propos
Council hearing gets heated on $15 Minneapolis minimum wage
KTTC Rochester / Posted 23 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - A Minneapolis City Council hearing grew heated over a proposal to give the city one of the highest minimum wages in the country. The city is considering a petition that would ask voters whether they want to approve a $15 minimum... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Hennepin County advances $66M NorthPoint projectthe Northside as a viable place to invest,” Richard Copeland, Thor’s founder an
Hennepin County advances $66M NorthPoint project
Finance and Commerce / Posted 23 days ago
the Northside as a viable place to invest,” Richard Copeland, Thor’s founder and chairman, said in a statement last May. Minneapolis City Council president Barb Johnson, who represents the project area on the City Council, hopes the NorthPoint... Read more
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Pipestone County Star
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164final years, he was the first to arrive at mass and last to leave after leading
Pipestone County Star, News, Sports, Obituaries, Businesses, Classifieds € Pipestone, MN 56164
Pipestone County Star / Posted 30 days ago
final years, he was the first to arrive at mass and last to leave after leading the Divine Mercy prayer, said former Minneapolis City Council Member Joe Biernat, who met Kellen at church and became a friend. “He was so inspiring through his... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Downtown East park opens to publicand Fifth streets. The earliest visions of a public space in Downtown East wer
Downtown East park opens to public
Finance and Commerce / Posted 1 months ago
and Fifth streets. The earliest visions of a public space in Downtown East were unveiled in May 2013. In January 2015 the Minneapolis City Council selected San Francisco-based Hargreaves Associates for the design. Minneapolis-based Ryan began... Read more

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