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Let’s Take a Ride with a Minneapolis Bike Bus

A fun, community-building way to get to class might also be the future of school transportation.

May 24, 2023

How Bad Is the Cyberattack on Minneapolis Public Schools?

We asked local cybersecurity expert/MPS parent Ian Coldwater.

Minnesota Wild Appear to Celebrate Homophobia on Pride Night

Plus MPS flunks cyber security, a new pedestrian mall possibility, and observations on the Strib food critic in today's Flyover.

Wanna Buy 3 Giant, Vacant Minneapolis Public Schools?

Just don't plan on using the schools as schools.

January 10, 2023

Putin Dies Unexpectedly

Plus cop spy apps, shifty school board texts, and students on the move in today's Flyover.

Restaurants Show Support for Striking Minneapolis Teachers

"Being public school products, we've been in that space, so we understand how important it is to have good teachers," Slice co-owner Hosie Thurmond says.

March 14, 2022

What’s a Strike Fund? (And How You Can Help.)

Labor strikes are rare these days, so here's a refresher on the concept of a strike fund as Minneapolis teachers hit the picket lines.

March 11, 2022

One of These James Beard Award Nominees Is Not Like the Others

Plus teachers' strikes loom. St. Louis Park calls out New Prague, and CenterPoint gaslights us in today's Flyover.

February 23, 2022

In 1970, Minneapolis Teachers Risked it All, Broke the Law, and Went on Strike

The author of the forthcoming "Strike!" talks about the chance teachers took: "By picking up a placard and going on the street, you have automatically lost your job. That's how the law was written."

February 23, 2022

School Newsletter Triggers Local Bootlickers

Plus another Omar "challenger," see ya Sibley, and St. Paul's basic income program chugs ahead in today's Flyover.

February 22, 2022