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Danny Spewak


Minneapolis, MN, United States

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Recent articles by Danny:

Large protests over George Floyd's death move to Third Precinct

MPD used tear gas on crowds, who called for justice after the death of George Floyd. → Read More

Restaurants beg for help, as cities consider new outdoor zoning policies

With outdoor-only allowed on June 1, some cities are looking into ways to expand space for restaurants. → Read More

Wisconsin's reopening is being received with celebration, concern

The elimination of statewide restrictions has led to a mix of celebration, confusion, and concern, depending on who you meet. → Read More

MN schools scramble to adjust with restrictions on graduation

With new restrictions on in-person commencement, districts are looking virtual -- and not all are thrilled. → Read More

COVID-19 disrupts college admissions process

It's stressful enough to navigate the college system -- add in COVID-19 and it's a whole new level of difficult. → Read More

Looking ahead to summer, some outdoor activities will remain

Although some restrictions will remain, boating and fishing will go on as planned this summer → Read More

U of M to see huge revenue losses due to COVID-19

A worst-case estimate envisions at least $315 million in lost revenue, according to the school → Read More

As ventilator shortage looms, Medtronic will double production

Experts seem to agree the U.S. could face a ventilator shortage, so companies are ramping up production. → Read More

Police encounter ends with small crash near McDonald's drive-thru

Two suspects are in custody after traffic cameras showed a car mildly colliding with a squad car in Bloomington. → Read More

Six years later, Western Wis. hit-and-run case still unsolved

The families of Richard Cobenais and Benjamin Jaurez say they've waited long enough — they want justice. → Read More

Maple Grove church donation wipes out $1.6 million in medical debt for the needy

Lord of Life Lutheran Church in Maple Grove is the first Minnesota church to partner with "RIP Medical Debt," a well-known national non-profit. → Read More

With husband in Wuhan, Minneapolis family waits out coronavirus lockdown

Ann Yin's husband, Yulin, has been caught in a coronavirus lockdown while visiting family in Wuhan, China. → Read More

Minnesota lost more than 300 dairy farms in 2019 for second year in a row

Low milk prices continued to plague dairy farmers in Minnesota and across the country. → Read More

'Everybody is welcome.' Church says allegations of age discrimination unfounded

The Grove United Methodist Church says a "relaunch" is necessary to survive — but that allegations of age discrimination are not true → Read More

The question now: What's next for the U.S. and Iran?

Minnesotans, including some Iranian-Americans, are wondering what's next with U.S.-Iranian relations. → Read More

Report: Average drug prices up 5.8 percent in 2020

Drug prices are continuing to increase, with a 5.8-percent hike reported on average in 2020 → Read More

Traffic deaths see small decrease in 2019

Traffic deaths in Minnesota have dropped significantly over the years. → Read More

St. Paul community leaders look for safer streets in 2020

After a decade-high homicide total in 2019, community leaders have plans to fix the problem in 2020. → Read More

"More homeless than we already were:" Donations pour in for fire victims

After a devastating fire displaced the homeless, the people of Minnesota stepped up to help on Christmas → Read More

Advocates form "Human Wall" to call for bike safety

They gathered at the same intersection where a bicyclist lost his life on Wednesday. → Read More