Curtis Gilbert Feature Archive

The city of St. Paul is being sued in federal court over an alleged incident of police brutality from 2007. (02/23/2013)
Minneapolis got what sounded like a glowing report card today. A poll finds that 96 percent of its residents are satisfied with city services. Despite the high marks, the city could be doing better. (02/21/2013)
A new recycling program in Minneapolis is proving popular with residents. (02/20/2013)
Mayors from St. Paul, St. Cloud and several metro area suburbs say Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed budget will help them maintain services without a property tax hike. (02/20/2013)
A survey of residents suggests Minneapolis should improve snow plowing. Eighty percent of residents are satisfied with the current level of service, but the measure fell below a national benchmark. (02/19/2013)
St. Paul will pay $1.7 million for design work on a new ballpark for the minor league Saints baseball team. (02/19/2013)
Former Minneapolis City Council member Jackie Cherryhomes will kick-off her campaign for mayor Saturday. (02/15/2013)
The St. Paul City Council today passed a resolution that would allow small breweries located in commercial areas to sell their beer on-site. (02/13/2013)
With seven declared candidates for Minneapolis' most hotly contested mayoral race in decades, voters will have several choices to consider this year. Just as it did four years ago, Minneapolis will use ranked-choice voting to decide the winner. This election is expected to draw far more voters and put the system to the test. (02/13/2013)
Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak plans to dedicate a bridge to the former mayor he unseated more than a decade ago. (02/07/2013)
Commissioner Devin Rice says his proposal will save the city money, increase minority representation and lead to higher voter turnout. (02/07/2013)
The St. Paul Foundation is offering a million-dollar prize for an idea to make its hometown better. (02/06/2013)
Former Hennepin County Commissioner Mark Andrew is joining the race for mayor of Minneapolis. (02/06/2013)
The St. Paul police officer photographed last year in a culturally insensitive costume has apologized. (02/05/2013)
Minneapolis is working to fix a software glitch that disabled 138 digital parking meter pay stations in downtown on Tuesday. (02/05/2013)