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SD breaks record with six days above 60 degrees, but major snowstorm on its way in southern counties
Acclaimed musical 'South Pacific' plays Thursday through Sunday at Memorial Auditorium
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
Bravo for bus drivers: School Bus Driver Appreciation Day will be observed today
High school roundup: Falcons clinch Red Rock Conference
Swimming: Stingrays perform well at state meet
Girls basketball: Section girls basketball tournaments start soon
Girls basketball: Big plays by upperclassmen lead Trojans to win on Senior Night
Pitino finds lots of new friendly fans as team goes to 20-7
Bill to jumpstart Minnesota shrimp industry passes first committee stop
Elderly waiver program reform proposal makes progress
Column: A failure to communicate
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Developmentally disabled caregivers would receive raises under plan
Janit M. Rose
2012: Kusz appointed Nobles County Attorney
Column: Worthington’s first Shorty — A colorful life and a sad end
At 102, Eleanore Ebeling enjoys a sharp mind -- and daily exercise, too
You gotta have heart: Heart attack recovery sets new priorities for Murphy
Disheveled Theologian: Some thoughts on love in this Valentines week
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February 21, 2017
Xcel, FAA research using drones to inspect electric lines
GRAND FORKS — A regional electricity provider will work with the Federal Aviation Administration to help form policies for inspecting...
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February 1, 2017
Minn. Speaker Daudt on sanctuary cities: 'We'll let the federal government fight with cities'
ST. PAUL — House Speaker Kurt Daudt said Wednesday that dealing with Minnesota cities that have ordinances separating local law enforcement...
February 1, 2017 - 7:31pm
December 9, 2016
Capital Chatter: Minneapolis could stop Wells Fargo dealings due to pipeline finances
ST. PAUL -- Minneapolis City Council members want the city to stop doing business with Wells Fargo, a bank founded in the Twin Cities, over its funding of a controversial pipeline. The council unanimously told city staff to look into how the city could quit dealing with institutions...
December 9, 2016 - 8:34pm
November 18, 2016
Child survives hanging after chaotic flee by Minneapolis day care provider, police say
MINNEAPOLIS -- A Minneapolis daycare provider hanged a toddler in her home, struck and dragged a man with her minivan and then tried to throw herself off a bridge in a “horrific” series of events Friday morning, police said. The child and the hit-and-run victim survived. The...
November 18, 2016 - 9:49pm
October 21, 2016
Officers involved in Jamar Clark shooting will not be disciplined
MINNEAPOLIS -- The two officers involved in last November’s shooting of Jamar Clark will not be disciplined, police chief Janee Harteau said at a Friday, Oct. 21 press conference. The decision comes after a months-long internal investigation and is in line federal and state investigations...
October 21, 2016 - 8:28pm
September 30, 2016
Three dead, another injured in shooting inside Minneapolis apartment
MINNEAPOLIS — A suspected domestic-related homicide on Friday, Sept. 30, has left one man and two teens dead in a south Minneapolis apartment. A fourth person, an adult woman, sustained “significant injuries” before she was transported to Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment...
September 30, 2016 - 3:59pm
September 8, 2016
4 Minnesotans honored as Unsung Heroes
MINNEAPOLIS — A retired Duluth school teacher, an Ojibwe doctor, a Minneapolis woman born in prison and a transgender Minneapolis man are the four recipients of a 2016 Virginia McKnight Binger Unsung Hero Award. The award, which comes with a $10,000 prize, is administered by the...
September 8, 2016 - 9:54pm
August 22, 2016
Ugly protests outside Trump event in Minneapolis spurs partisan spat
MINNEAPOLIS -- Donors who attended Donald Trump’s Minneapolis fundraiser Friday night were heckled and blocked and at least one reported he was robbed upon leaving the high-dollar event. “That was beyond protesting,” Cynthia Schanno of St. Paul told the St. Paul Pioneer Press....
August 22, 2016 - 9:14pm
August 4, 2016
Trump to attend Minneapolis fundraiser
MINNEAPOLIS -- Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will visit the Twin Cities this month for a fundraising event, according to an invitation obtained by the Pioneer Press. The invitation is for an Aug. 19 fundraiser for the Trump Victory fund, a joint fundraising effort with...
August 4, 2016 - 9:21pm
July 26, 2016
Nobel Peace Prize winner urges young people not to put limits on themselves
MINNEAPOLIS -- Young girls and their families from across the Twin Cities gathered Tuesday night to hear from the world’s youngest Nobel Peace Prize Winner. Malala Yousafzai, a 19-year-old Pakistani activist who has been targeted by the Taliban, shared her views on the world with...
July 26, 2016 - 10:05pm
Lauderdale man charged with shooting at five Somali men
MINNEAPOLIS -- A Lauderdale, Minnesota, man is accused of making a profane comment about Islam and then shooting at five Somali men in Minneapolis in June. Anthony J. Sawina, 26, was charged Friday in Hennepin County District Court with five counts of assault with a dangerous weapon....
July 26, 2016 - 9:42pm
July 15, 2016
Vikings draw from across the region
MINNEAPOLIS -- The team is known as the Minnesota Vikings, not the Minneapolis Vikings. But, in reality, the team draws support beyond the state's...
July 15, 2016 - 9:25pm
July 13, 2016
Protesters shut down I-35W bridge in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS -- Gov. Mark Dayton does not mind protesters camping outside of his official residence 24 hours a day, but said two interstate shutdowns are dangerous. "It is against the law," the governor said Wednesday while touring storm damage in Watkins. "It creates a very, very...
July 13, 2016 - 4:25pm
June 15, 2016
Teen pregnancy at ‘historic low’ in Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS — Teen pregnancy and birth rates are at “historic lows” in Minnesota, a University of Minnesota agency reported on Wednesday....
June 15, 2016 - 10:10pm
June 2, 2016
U.S. will not charge Minneapolis police in shooting of Jamar Clark
MINNEAPOLIS — Federal prosecutors said Wednesday they would not bring charges against two Minneapolis police officers involved in the shooting death of a 24-year-old black man, due to insufficient evidence. After a months-long investigation, officials said they could not establish...
June 2, 2016 - 9:39pm