Last night, Minneapolis declared its seventh snow emergency of the season.
Use our new snow emergency tracker to figure out where to park your car: www.minnpost.com/snow
(p.s. It works great on mobile, and can easily jump to your current location.)
We’ve updated our Minneapolis crime dashboard with December numbers.
Overall, crime was down last month. Check out your neighborhood stats and explore citywide trends. →
Happy Election Day, Minnesota! Bookmark our live election app to view results from elections throughout the state as polls close this evening.
WNYC has great coverage on how FEMA has scaled back the high-wave zones from their proposed 100-year flood zones. And we’ve mapped the data with a before-after slider to make the comparison. Click through for the interactive map.
Awesome project from our friends at WNYC. And it’s embeddable!
Interactive election results from around the country
As Dan Sinker put it so eloquently this morning, “Election season is the Super Bowl for news-application teams.”
MinnPost news coder extraordinaire Alan Palazzolo put together a round-up of interactive election results apps by newsrooms from across the country.
And be sure to checkout MinnPost’s own app, where we will be displaying live Minnesota election results starting at 8 PM Central.
What awesome election apps have you found?
Want a sneak preview of what MinnPost will be up to on Election Night? Check out our live results dashboard: http://www.minnpost.com/results
We built the app responsively, so you can easily check returns when you’re out on the town during the night.
Real results will start rolling in at 8 p.m. tomorrow.
Election mania at MinnPost HQ!
We just launched our election app all about the Minnesota Legislature.
Use the tool to explore a number of scenarios, get detailed information about each Senate and House race, or build your own election results.