See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

In local governments across Minnesota, a reflection of national politics' divisiveness

Posted on AllSides June 5th, 2024
From The Left

The Brooklyn Park mayor adjourned a City Council meeting before it was over, as tempers flared out of control. A Rochester council member got kicked out of a city meeting. Oronoco fired its city administrator, then a city council member resigned in protest. And Minneapolis city business continues to be tinged with tension: shouting matches between city council members, heated protests about an Israel-Hamas ceasefire resolution, the mayor experiencing death threats and vandalism. Many local Minnesota governments no longer seem to be acting very Minnesota Nice. These incidents of incivility...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

AllSides Picks

https://startribune.com/in-local-governments-across-minnesota-a-reflection-of-national-politics-divisiveness/600371273

More News about Politics from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right