After George Floyd, Cries for Justice and Equity

BY DAVID LAMBIn the video that outraged the nation, George Floyd is shown lying face-down on the street for nearly nine minutes,...

2020 Community Service Award Winner Jerry Rothstein

by Margaret KinneyDiane Gerth becomes passionate when she thinks the character and culture of the West Seventh neighborhood are being threatened. The retired...

2020 Community Service Award Winner Diane Gerth

by Margaret KinneyDiane Gerth becomes passionate when she thinks the character and culture of the West Seventh neighborhood are being threatened. The retired...

Our West End Neighbors — Being Careful, Caring and Creative

Although the onset of COVID-19 has not changed everything in our lives, with its continuing spread it has become...

West 7th/Fort Federation Candidates Offer Values, Insights

Dana DeMaster Candidate for President  What makes the Federation mission meaningful to you? Why...

As Coronavirus Advances, Losses Reverberate Through Generations

by David Lamb With the number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 soaring nationally, few communities have been spared the...

Our Neighborhood at High Risk

The Wilder Foundation’s Minnesota Compass research arm has released a report that identifies neighborhoods in Minneapolis and St. Paul at high risk...

The Spirit of Racism

by Tim Johnson, Retired Pastor of Cherokee Park United Church Harriet Bishop was a force...