Defenders of wolves raised a howl at the Capitol for Wolf Day 2017. They want the legislature to repeal the wolf hunting law and to ban snaring of all wild animals.
In a few weeks voters will start deciding who will be St. Paul’s next mayor. Four candidates are vying for the DFL endorsement — Melvin Carter III, Tom Goldstein, Pat Harris, and Dai Thao. On Saturday March 25 they participated in a candidates forum. It’s one of several being held so DFL voters can figure out who they will support in the city caucuses being held April 22-30.
The UpTake’s Michael McIntee moderated the forum at the Dayton’s Bluff Rec Center. You can watch the replay of it here on The UpTake. (more…)
Lawmakers are considering funding the Good Food Access Program. It was approved last year to help end some of the food deserts in the state.
Tony Webster, a self-proclaimed “web engineer, public records researcher, and policy nerd” receives this year’s John R. Finnegan Freedom Of Information Award. Watch the replay of the event here on The UpTake.