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What’s the State of Alternative Media in the Twin Cities?

We talked shop with newish digital outlets Bring Me the News, Minnesota Reformer, MinnPost, Sahan Journal, and Minneapolis Voices.

Workday Magazine is Relaunching to Better Tell Pro-Labor Stories

Come celebrate tonight at Arbeiter Brewing in Minneapolis.

Meet the Twin Cities Media Group

The Cheese stands alone. Racket is not the Cheese.

Let’s Hear From the 2 MN Journalists Elon Musk Just Banned From Twitter

Two Minnesota-connected journalists—Aaron Rupar and Tony Webster—on being subjected to the demented whims of a megalomaniac oligarch.

December 16, 2022

After 120+ Years, the Minnesota Daily Quietly Killed Its Print Edition

The Daily went digital during the pandemic. It stayed that way.

October 19, 2022

Local Black Media Owners: We’ve Not Seen a Dime of Political Ad Buys

Sheletta Brundidge is challenging churches to not host politicians who don't spend with Black-owned media outlets.

October 12, 2022

Racket’s Year In Review: August 2021-July 2022

Highlights and takeaways from year one, plus a few goals and expectations for year two.

July 28, 2022

Here’s Why You Shouldn’t Support Your Child’s Musical Dreams

Plus St. Louis Park's sewage woes, a local 'Jeopardy!' winner, and pot party perils in today's Flyover.