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Twin Cities Pride calls on city to drop requirement to hire MPD officers for its events

The city typically requires events like Pride to be staffed with off-duty police officers.

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Minnetonka in spotlight after teacher threatened for discussing Black trans woman

Parents and community members are calling on the district to do better and will hold a march prior to the school board meeting on Thursday.

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Coach of powerhouse MN football team in spotlight for comments on Diversity Club

Carl Fruechte has led Caledonia's football team to five straight state titles.

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Court: MN students must use locker rooms that align with their gender identity

It follows a lawsuit filed against Anoka-Hennepin School District.

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SCOTUS rules employers can't fire workers for being gay, lesbian, transgender

The ruling states that LGBTQ workers are afforded protections under the Civil Rights Act.

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Twin Cities Pride celebration to go ahead virtually

Virtual events are planned for June 27 and 28

School board facing lawsuit over pride flag at Marshall Middle School

The issue came to a head during a public meeting his week.

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Gazelka blasted over 'highly bigoted' interview about LGBT community

The interview, given in November, resurfaced this week.

Minneapolis City Council considering ban on gay conversion therapy

A new ordinance is now making its way through the council.

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Minneapolis church expelled from denomination over LGBT views

Church members voted to evict the First Covenant Church of Minneapolis on Friday.

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Minneapolis church facing eviction over its LGBTQ support

The national Evangelical Covenant Church is to decide on whether to remove the church from its roster.

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Under fire for anti-gay comments, councilor asks for 'understanding'

Kassim Busuri has faced calls to resign since the comments came to light.

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Tens of thousands turn out for Twin Cities Pride Parade

The changed route didn't stop a big crowd from lining the streets.

Heading to Pride on Sunday? Better plan your trip now

Road closures will make it difficult to get in and around downtown.

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St. Paul council member facing accusations of homophobia

Old Facebook posts made by Kassim Busuri have surfaced.

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Owner of new Minneapolis gay bar sparks antisemitism uproar

Cheers gay bar is facing huge backlash before it's even opened.

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Child of Sen. Paul Gazelka condemns dad's 'gay conversion' vote

Genna Gazelka spoke to the Star Tribune about being sent to gay conversion therapy.

GOP's Wardlow under fire over Islamaphobic mailers, gay marriage views

The AG candidate's campaign has pushed back, saying the criticism is a smear attempt by the DFL.

Minnesota driver's licenses now have a non-binary option

Your gender can be designated as M, F or X.

Target stirs controversy over 'bleeped' words

Words like "transgender" were briefly replaced with asterisks on Target's website

96.7FM Pride Radio suddenly became KFAN Plus on Monday

The LGBTQ station has moved online and to HD radio.

MNUFC's Collin Martin: 'I am an openly gay player'

Martin will make his announcement in public during the United's next game.