• Double homicide on Lake Street

    BY ED FELIEN On Friday night, April 11, at about 9:30 p.m., Minneapolis police found the bodies of two Somali men, Dahir Ahmed Abdirahman, 29, and Tahany Abdi Omar Erbob, 24, in a car parked in a parking lot behind an apartment building near Lake and 29th Avenue in the Longfellow neighborhood. They were dead as the result of multiple […]

    Double homicide on Lake Street
  • Kahn v Noor in DFL Primary in August

    BY ED FELIEN After a long Saturday afternoon and five ballots, the 60B DFL convention adjourned without an endorsement, and incumbent Phyllis Kahn and challenger Muhamed Noor will meet in the Aug. 12 primary. Nearly 300 activists participated in the balloting at DeLaSalle High School in Minneapolis on April 5. On the first ballot Kahn was just six votes shy […]

    Kahn v Noor in DFL Primary in August
  • Andrew Johnson’s first 100 (and a bit) days

    BY DEBRA KEEFER RAMAGE Andrew Johnson is the youngest member of the Minneapolis City Council at only 29 years of age. (“Also the only single one,” he reminds me to mention.) One of seven (of 13) CMs newly elected in November 2013, he is also one of the ones most likely to succeed Gary Schiff in being the leftward pull […]

    Andrew Johnson’s first 100 (and a bit) days

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