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Minneapolis City Council creates Transgender Equity Council

On Friday, the Minneapolis City Council unanimously passed a resolution establishing a permanent 15-person council charged with providing the city council recommendations for policies...

Rep. Tim Walz joins Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus

Rep. Tim Walz is the newest member of the Minnesota Congressional delegation to join the Congressional LGBT Equality Caucus. The caucus “works toward the...

Game over: Game Sports Bar calls it quits?

Update 12:56pm 1/07/17: Game Sports Bar, the newest addition to Minneapolis’ LGBTQ bar scene, appears to have closed its doors for good on Sunday...

Around the Region: North Dakota lawmakers debate LGBTQ nondiscrimination bill

North Dakota A bill to ban discrimination against LGBTQ North Dakotans was heard for the first time in 2017, KTVQ reports: A bill to add...

Queering the Tarot: The Page of Wands

By popular request, this series will take an in depth look at the court cards individually, instead of in a group or as pairs...

Twenty Percent Theatre’s The Pink Unicorn brings intimacy, humor

In 2015, 20% Theatre Company's produced The Pink Unicorn by Elise Forier Edie on a limited run basis. It's a small, intimate show with...

Around the Region: South Dakota governor promises veto of anti-transgender bill

South Dakota South Dakota's governor promised to veto anti-transgender legislation that lands on his desk, the Associated Press reports: South Dakota Gov. Dennis Daugaard says...

Exposition: Queer Performance and Conversation Offers All-Star Lineup For One Night Only

If you're looking to kick off your February with top notch local queer entertainment, look no further than the Marcel Michelle Obama curated Exposition...

Anti-LGBTQ protester arrested for assaulting people at women’s march in St. Paul

One hundred thousand people marched in St. Paul on Saturday but only one person was arrested: an anti-LGBTQ protester. Paul Pearson was arrested on...

Scenes from the Women’s March on Washington – Minnesota

An estimated 100,000 people descended on the Minnesota Capitol on Saturday for the Women's March on Washington - Minnesota. Images below were captured by...