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St. Paul council races overflow with candidates. Some say that's a good thing 14.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The St. Paul City Council is up for reelection in November, and 28 names are on the ranked-choice ballot.
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How to watch the next Democratic debate 14.10.2019 LA Times: Nation

What time is the Democratic debate, and where can I watch it? A dozen candidates will crowd onstage in Ohio on Tuesday for the largest primary debate ever.

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St. Paul prepares to close an encampment near the Mississippi 10.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
St. Paul officials have ordered 16 people camped near the Mississippi River to move by Thursday, one of approximately 120 homeless encampments cleared so far this year.
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Minnesota Attorney General Ellison sues Minneapolis landlord 9.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison has sued a Minneapolis landlord, charging the property owner with failing to keep rental units livable, retaliating against tenants contacting housing inspectors and scheming to profit from evictions.
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County attorneys, AG Ellison hold 'expungement fair' to seal low-level criminal records 4.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Two Twin Cities metro county attorneys and the state's Attorney General are launching a new effort to help some people remove criminal records from view.
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Mpls. council panel favors study of rent-controlled housing in the city 3.10.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Rent control ordinances have long been on the books in places such as New York and San Francisco. The idea is gaining traction in smaller cities as high demand for rental housing squeezes the supply, but supporters of rent control face some big obstacles.
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Better than a Google search, 211 helps thousands of Minnesotans in need 20.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
In an age where people are more likely to the internet to find such information on their own, United Way’s 211 still helps tens of thousands of people annually due to the quality of information it can provide.
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'FACT' teams aim to keep people with mental illness out of jail 18.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Cities and counties around the country want alternatives to jail and emergency rooms for people in a mental health crisis. Some, including Ramsey and Hennepin counties, are turning to Forensic Assertive Community Treatment, or FACT, teams which help people find the services they need.
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Red Lake Nation breaks ground on first-of-its-kind development in Minneapolis 15.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
With prayer, song, and gold shovels emblazoned with Ojibwe floral patterns, the Red Lake Nation broke ground Saturday on a historic 109-unit affordable housing complex in Minneapolis.
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Minneapolis limits the reach of landlords doing background checks 14.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The new rule, which goes into effect next year, is designed to make it easier for people with bad credit, lower incomes or criminal records to find housing.
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Climate Gentrification: Coming to a Community Near You 5.9.2019 Mother Jones
In just the last two years, climate change has brought on an onslaught of disasters: more than 4 feet of rain in south Texas, 90 degree days in Alaska, and record-breaking wildfires that have destroyed homes and upended communities. But now, an unexpected threat from climate change is looming on the horizon: gentrification. “Climate gentrification […]
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It’s more than just detox - Hennepin County has a new alternative to jail or ER for mental health crises 4.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Hennepin County has expanded a long-standing detox facility to serve people undergoing a mental health crisis. The goal is to provide a better alternative than jail or the Emergency Room.
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Builders: Cut spendy red tape to boost affordable housing 4.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
With affordable housing in short supply in Minnesota, home builders say elected officials can ratchet down costs by eliminating bureaucracy developers consider unnecessary and expensive.
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In 100 words: Where each Democratic candidate stands in the presidential race 2.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Politics
Despite missteps on the campaign trail, former Vice President Joe Biden continues to retain support among key Democratic voter groups, but Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren aren't far behind.
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Renter screening ordinance heading to final vote 29.8.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The Minneapolis City Council housing committee on Wednesday unanimously endorsed a proposed ordinance that would limit how landlords screen rental applicants based on their credit, criminal and eviction histories. The move sets up a vote by the full council next month.
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At thousands of apartment buildings, residents breathe smoke-free 27.8.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
For smokers, finding an apartment to rent is harder than it used to be.
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Detainees wanted: Minnesota's closed private prison eyes a deal with ICE 23.8.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
In western Minnesota, one company is hoping to house hundreds of immigrant detainees. But it’s dividing the community.
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Home builders: Cities gouge with permit fees to fund other needs 21.8.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
A trade group for home builders alleges that many Minnesota cities overcharge for building permits to cover unrelated city costs.
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Minneapolis Fed president talks potential recession 16.8.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Business
Neel Kashkari joined the program and discussed what’s going on in the economy regionally and nationally.
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As Minneapolis mayor proposes budget, protesters demonstrate against police 16.8.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Protesters disrupted Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey’s budget proposal speech several times, with one protester saying they wanted money for victims of police brutality and other crimes.
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