Adam Belz | Star Tribune
Minneapolis reporter | City Hall

Adam covers Minneapolis City Hall for the Star Tribune and maintains a blog called 3D Economics. He wrote for the Cedar Rapids Gazette and The Des Moines Register in Iowa before moving to Minnesota in June 2012.


Man charged in Castile protests looking to start vegan restaurant in Minneapolis

His legal battle, during which he lost his home and his livelihood, is over, and Louis Hunter is raising money for a vegan eatery in Minneapolis.


Jury still out on Frey as he completes first 100 days in office

Will Mpls. Mayor Jacob Frey's words turn into actions?


Minneapolis police body cameras rolling after rules tightened

Department says compliance is over 80 percent.


Controversial Minneapolis civil rights director closer to reappointment

Velma Korbel called "right person" to continue work on police accountability.


Scuffle, harsh words upend Mpls. forum on public safety

Just like an earlier forum, frustration over police treatment of black residents boiled over.


Commission weighs even-year elections for Minneapolis mayor, council

Commission says change may not have any effect.


Judge dismisses officer's defamation lawsuit against Hodges

Ex-mayor's texts are spared from claims because she was doing her job, ruling says.


'Something spectacular' in store for downtown Mpls. Post Office site

Postal Service has no plans to move out of landmark, but designs are drawn.


Growth plan for Minneapolis gets skeptical reaction on North Side

They say home­­ownership key to North Side stability.


March 29: Mayor Frey grilled about adding to police force at tense forum

The mayor faced tough questions from citizens demanding police reform.