Today in the Daily Planet


“Hennepin County Board approves stadium sales tax”:
By Craig Cox, The Minneapolis Observer
As expected, the Twins stadium tax sales through on a 4-3 vote

“Hatch aims to ‘change the state around'”:
By Steve Share, Minneapolis Labor Review
The attorney general’s not afraid of a fight

“A Chinese journalist’s journey to the West”:
By Doug McGill, The McGill Report
Hongyong Yu traces his surreal path to the United States

“New in the Photo Gallery”:
State Fair Pronto Pup
Photos by Brian Lebakken

“Obsidian Arts shares richness of black art with community”:
By Susan Budig, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
The Phillips neighborhood gallery highlights African American artists

“Tour de Sprawl highlights sustainable development”:
By Joshua Houdek, North Star Journal
The 11th annual exploration of suburban development finds hope in Woodbury