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No more tickets for broken taillights in Minneapolis, Hennepin Co.

Instead, the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office will hand out vouchers to fix the lights.

St. Paul mayor wants to eliminate library late fines

Fines disproportionately impact lower-income users, he says.

Action promised to tackle growing homeless camp in Minneapolis

The encampment has sprung up near Hiawatha Avenue in recent months.

Debate over food stamps turns nasty at the Capitol

Proposed changes to a SNAP benefits loophole saw tensions rise.