George Floyd efforts remembered

Two years after the death of George Floyd a street sign has been unveiled at the intersection of 38th and Chicago in Minneapolis with his name on it. But the work on police reform isn’t done yet, according to community members.

Voices for Change: 2 years since George Floyd was murdered

Two years ago the Twin Cities were impacted by the murder of George Floyd. Here at Fox 9 we began a committee called Voices for Change to help us confront our own biases, educate our fellow community members, and tell the incredible stories of BIPOC leaders in our state.

Gary Vaynerchuk hosts first-ever NFT-ticketed event in Minneapolis

VeeCon, held at US Bank Stadium last week, was the first-ever NFT-ticketed conference. Entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk hosted the event, and in a news conference about it argued NFT technology will eventually be widespread due to its ability to verify ownership efficiently and digitally.

400 mental health workers hold one-day strike

More than 400 mental health workers are holding a one-day strike on Tuesday in Minneapolis. The AllinaHealth and M Health Fairview workers formed a union last year and are in the process of negotiating their first contract. After failing to agree on terms, the workers said an unfair labor practice strike was their only option to show management how serious their concerns are. They’re seeking improvements for patients and workers, including higher wages.