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DFLer Edelson wins special election in Hennepin County over conservative Simonetti

A springtime special election in the west metro tilted the way of the experienced politician as three-term DFL legislator Heather Edelson defeated political newcomer Marisa...

Simonetti, Edelson to face off in special election for Hennepin County...

Can Marisa Simonetti, a self-defined conservative businesswoman who launched a campaign for Hennepin County Board just eight weeks ago, knock off a DFL “inner...

House Dems scale back (again) a ranked-choice voting bill, then advance...

Jeanne Massey won’t give up her well-funded push to make Minnesota a ranked-choice voting state, even if it means the DFL legislators she’s partnering with continue to whittle...

Two deputies injured while serving warrant in Minnetonka, suspect deceased

Two Hennepin County sheriff’s deputies were injured Wednesday morning in Minnetonka, Minn., and the suspected shooter is deceased. The two deputies have since been reported...

Ranked-choice voting push continues at Capitol

A pair of DFL lawmakers who fell short last year of gaining enough support in the legislature to turn Minnesota into a ranked-choice voting state aren’t giving...

Teachers union far outspent parent groups in 2023 school board elections

Across the most competitive school board races in Minnesota, left-wing groups and candidates significantly outspent their pro-parent opponents, an Alpha News analysis found.  Alpha News...

A Hopkins middle school demonstrates education is not values-neutral

(Opportunity for All Kids) -- A Minnesota public school recently received some press from the rather infamous Twitter/X personality “Libs of TikTok.” As the post...

Most property taxes set to increase in 2024

In 2024, Minnesotans from all over the state will likely see an increase in the property taxes levied by their counties, cities, and school...

Minnetonka sticks with ranked choice voting

Minnetonka residents overwhelmingly rejected a measure Tuesday to repeal ranked choice voting as the method used for electing city officials. In Tuesday’s election, residents were...

Minnetonka woman leads grassroots effort to repeal ranked choice voting

A city in the west metro Twin Cities has become ground zero in a larger battle waged by well-funded progressive activists to turn Minnesota into a...