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General Mills urges corporate community to step up and get real

The local corporate community says it has accepted the call to action for systemic change but has it?


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Violence is a form of politics

Every government edict, at home and abroad, is backed by the credible threat of violence.



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W starts history’s first ‘Wubble’ post-season

This has been the WNBA players’ season-long focus as they advocate for systemic change in this country.

Sports world ‘chock full’ of racial inequities

Packers stick it to Vikings again!

Arts & Culture

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Minneapolis icon reflects on life and legacy

Walter Chancellor is truly a troubadour of the times, with an impressive musical career as a professional saxophonist, educator, and producer.

Minnesota State Fair to host encore Fall Food Parade


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State offers free COVID-19 saliva tests for teachers, school staff, child care workers

‘All families in our state, including our littlest Minnesotans, want to know their teachers, school nutrition workers, and child care staff are supported.’

Health & Wellness

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Traumatic events causing mental illnesses to spike

There has been a spike in depression and anxiety disorders as well as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the Black community.

Arthritis: What is it? How do we treat it?

Black Business Spotlight

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Black Business Spotlight: The Donut Trap by Sssdude-Nutz

Bradley Taylor’s The Donut Trap By SSSDude-Nutz is known for its flavorful, square-shaped doughnuts.

Black Business Spotlight: Lip Esteem


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Give life-saving help during Sickle Cell Awareness Month

Memorial Blood Centers (MBC) has an urgent need for blood and platelet donations.