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University of Minnesota police officer Ryan Ross assists a pedestrian while directing traffic at Moos Tower on Tuesday.

Crime petition gains traction

by Jessica Lee
Published December 4, 2013
Left Blong Yang, and right Abdi Warsame

Yang and Warsame join City Council

by Jessica Lee
Published November 27, 2013
From the left: Alondra Cano, Lisa Bender and Andrew Johnson

New faces join City Council

by Jessica Lee
Published November 12, 2013

Rybak to teach U classes

by Jessica Lee
Published October 31, 2013
ForestEthics protesters Sen Holiday, left, and Carrie Feldman hang off a banner attached to the Washington Avenue Bridge in protest to 3Ms environmental practices on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013.

Activists hang out to protest 3M

by Jessica Lee
Published October 8, 2013
Rally attendants cheer during the Minnesota for Marriage rally on Thursday, March 7, 2013, at the State Capital.

Same-sex marriage foes rally

by Jessica Lee
Published March 11, 2013
Paul Melchert (left), a pediatrician, speaks to the media about his support of the legalization of gay marriage while accompanied with his partner James Zimmerman (far right), and their two sons, Emmett (left), and Gabriel Melchert-Zimmerman (right). Sen. Scott Dibble and Rep. Karen Clark, chief sponsors of the bill to legalize gay marriage in Minnesota, held a press conference introducing their bill Wednesday at the Capitol.

Same-sex marriage push begins

by Jessica Lee
Published February 28, 2013
Paul Melchert (left), a pediatrician, speaks to the media about his support of the legalization of gay marriage while accompanied with his partner James Zimmerman (far right), and their two sons, Emmett (left), and Gabriel Melchert-Zimmerman (right). Sen. Scott Dibble and Rep. Karen Clark, chief sponsors of the bill to legalize gay marriage in Minnesota, held a press conference introducing their bill Wednesday at the Capitol.

Same-sex marriage bill announced

by Jessica Lee
Published February 27, 2013

State is torn on gun proposals

by Jessica Lee
Published February 11, 2013
Gov. Mark Dayton delivers his third State of the State address to a joint session of the House and Senate at the state Capitol on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in St. Paul, Minn. In his speech, Dayton spoke about Minnesotas job growth, tax reform, after-school programs, his support of gay marriage and his goal of balancing the state budget.

Dayton: Show me ‘Plan C’

by Jessica Lee
Published February 7, 2013

Gun control, round two

by Jessica Lee
Published February 6, 2013
Gov. Mark Dayton speaks about the states recent budget forecast Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013 at the Capitol. Dayton proposed that money from a lower projected deficit be returned back to taxpayers and additional tax reductions.

Budget forecast gets better

by Jessica Lee
Published February 4, 2013
Thousands of people shop at the University of Minnesota Bookstore in Coffman Union each year. Gov. Daytons proposed sales tax on clothing could have an effect on campus.

Retailers react to sales-tax plan

by Jessica Lee
Published January 28, 2013

Coasters and cocktails?

by Jessica Lee
Published January 25, 2013
Gov. Mark Dayton presents his budget proposal at the Minnesota Department of Revenue on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, in St. Paul, Minn.

U could get increased funding

by Jessica Lee
Published January 23, 2013

Council reviews energy ordinance

by Jessica Lee
Published December 3, 2012
Malcolm Jordan, who used to be homeless, expresses his concerns at the public hearing of Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybaks proposed budget Wednesday evening at Minneapolis City Hall.

Mayor’s budget nears final stage

by Jessica Lee
Published November 29, 2012

U looks to fix area biking problems

by Jessica Lee
Published November 27, 2012

Study finds Nice Ride boosts biz

by Jessica Lee
Published November 21, 2012

Seven Corners could see upgrade

by Jessica Lee
Published November 14, 2012
Rep. Keith Ellison speaks to the crowd at the DFL Party at Crown Plaza Riverfront in St. Paul, Wednesday evening.

Ellison grabs 4th term

by Jessica Lee
Published November 7, 2012

Marty wins in the new district

by Jessica Lee
Published November 7, 2012
Vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan speaks at a rally Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012,  at the Sun Country Airlines hanger in Minneapolis.

Ryan rallies thousands at airport

by Jessica Lee
Published November 5, 2012

Rep. Keith Ellison

by Jessica Lee
Published October 28, 2012

Sen. John Marty

by Jessica Lee
Published October 28, 2012

Chris Fields

by Jessica Lee
Published October 28, 2012

Byberg seeks rematch in CD7

by Jessica Lee
Published October 25, 2012

‘Vote no’ support rising

by Jessica Lee
Published October 9, 2012

City Council votes to overhaul CRA

by Jessica Lee
Published September 24, 2012
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