Cold Weather Rule protections end April 15, Energy Assistance Program funds are still available
Friday, 12 April 2013 12:03
As Minnesota’s Cold Weather Rule, administered by the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission, ends – the PUC and the Minnesota Department of Commerce urge consumers to act immediately to keep the heat on.
Weather again delays opening of yard waste collection sites
Friday, 12 April 2013 11:16
Three of seven Ramsey County yard waste sites will open Monday, April 15; remaining four sites will open Saturday, April 20.
Due to continued precipitation and colder than normal temperatures, Ramsey C...
Fresh Fridays mean free produce at Northside corner stores
Wednesday, 10 April 2013 11:57
Shaina Brassard, West Broadway Coalition and Megan Andrews-Sharer, Appetite for Change
Every Friday during the month of April, fresh produce purchases at eleven participating Northside corner stores will be matched up to $3 per customer. Customers can pay by cash, EBT or credit card. Th...
"Race" and the persistence of health disparities: How far have we come?
Thursday, 21 March 2013 00:00
Irma McClaurin, PhD, Culture and Education Editor
This is an excerpt of a speech delivered at the first annual "Springing Towards Health Gala" of the Minnesota Black Nurses Association on March 9, 2013 at the Crowne Plaza Minneapolis North, Brooklyn ...
Weather permitting, an annual rite of spring in Minneapolis begins Tuesday, April 9. That's when Public Works crews will start a comprehensive sweeping of all city streets and alleys to clean up the d...