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Zoë Jackson covers young and new voters at the Star Tribune through the Report For America program, supported by the Minneapolis Foundation.

Jackson covers young and new voters at the Star Tribune through the Report For America program, supported by the Minneapolis Foundation.


Community on edge as jury deliberates in Chauvin trial

On the day that jurors began deliberations in the Derek Chauvin trial, watched around the globe, Facebook declared Minneapolis a "high-risk location" and said it would remove posts that incite violence or celebrate Floyd's death.


Teachers have tough talks on Chauvin trial, Wright shooting

Educators across Minnesota are grappling with how to handle teachable moments, which can be especially challenging in ideologically divided communities.


Restaurant community supports mother of Daunte Wright's child with check

Two chefs make donations at a Minneapolis church.


Police shooting of Daunte Wright amid Derek Chauvin trial adds more trauma to wounded Twin Cities

Backed against her Brooklyn Center apartment building with a group of neighbors, Endeshia Tolliver watched warily as a line of riot police launched less-lethal projectiles…


More than 100 rally in downtown Minneapolis for police accountability

Activists called for Derek Chauvin's conviction in George Floyd's death.


People who film police violence struggle to escape what they captured

Bystanders face sleepless nights, feelings of guilt and helplessness.


Trauma relived as Derek Chauvin's trial unfolds before the world

The world took a front-row seat to the murder trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin on Monday.


Minneapolis police vow safety again at George Floyd Square

Police Chief Medaria Arradondo gave no timeline for changes, though he said federal agents will help fight crime and monitor the area at 38th Street and Chicago Avenue.


Added charge against Derek Chauvin has some activists disappointed

The reinstatement of a third-degree murder charge in former police officer Derek Chauvin's case has some trial watchers disappointed.Chauvin is again facing three charges in…


Communities of color brace for fresh wave of trauma as Derek Chauvin goes on trial

Professionals share coping mechanisms and self-care tips.