Weekend warm-up comes with closing on I-35W in Minneapolis

Construction on I-35W in south Minneapolis.

MnDOT will be moving a crane into place ahead of a drainage project this summer.

Hormel Foods to buy Texas barbecue company for $270 million

Hormel headquarters in Austin, Minn.

Hormel buys Sadler's Smokehouse, says turkey is on the rebound but China is now a concern.

'Major progress has been made' battling Becker recycling plant fire

Ice covered junker cars are seen as firefighters on Wednesday morning remained on the scene of a fire that has been burning for more than 24 hours at

Firefighters worked through the night to contain a blaze at Northern Metal Recycling that's been burning for two days.

New cemetery chance to 'do the right things' three years after MnDOT desecrated grave site

A fence and “No Trespassing” signs have been set up around a MnDOT worksite that disturbed a Native American burial ground in far western Duluth.

Designers say the "landscape is imbued with cultural meaning that transcends the legal boundaries of the site."

A diminished Victoria's Secret is sold

FILE - This Sept. 19, 2014 file photo shows retail mogul Leslie Wexner, at the Wexner Center for the Arts in Columbus, Ohio. The CEO of the parent com

Victoria's Secret, which once defined sexy with its leggy supermodels prancing around in their bras and oversized angel wings, is being sold as women increasingly look for styles that more realistically fit their body type.

The Theodore Wirth Home and Administrative Building at Lyndale Farmstead Park in Minneapolis.

New lease gives Mpls. parks superintendent full use of Wirth Home

Duluth city attorney placed on administrative leave
70-year-old St. Paul man dies at Lutsen ski resort
Reward posted for driver who fatally ran over Twin Cities hockey mom in 2003

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Everson Griffen talked to the media as the players cleaned out their lockers at season’s end.

Vikings defensive end Griffen will become free agent

Souhan: Pitino's Gophers trending from pretty good to pretty awful
Galchenyuk comes through twice to lift Wild over Canucks 4-3 in shootout
Cold shooting, lethargic finish doom Gophers in loss to Indiana

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Cirrus Aircraft has now sold 170 of its $2 million, carbon-fiber single-engine jets, the company said.

Duluth's Cirrus Aircraft posted its best sales year ever in 2019

Hormel Foods to buy Texas barbecue company for $270 million
A diminished Victoria's Secret is sold
Tax reform may be more lucrative than advertised for corporations

Democratic presidential candidates Mike Bloomberg and Elizabeth Warren during a debate Wednesday in Las Vegas.

Democratic debate recap: Money can't buy him love

Deadline looms to protect voter data in Minnesota's presidential primary
Honest talk about stop-and-frisk
Family policy, Social Security: How Democrats could truly reach voters in the middle

Sack cartoon: Beg your pardon?
Beg your pardon?

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“We waited five years [for Van Halen], and now it's time to shine,” said David Lee Roth, who played Las Vegas last month before joining Kiss on to

David Lee Roth embraces Kiss tour: 'At my age, everything's a farewell'

The Weeknd's 2020 tour will arrive at Xcel Center on a weeknight in June
Human performances save the CGI dog tale 'The Call of the Wild'
Thousands of life jackets worn by refugees attached to pillars at Minneapolis Institute of Art

Souhan: Pitino's Gophers trending from pretty good to pretty awful

The Indiana loss may have ended any reasonable hope of an NCAA tournament bid. Will it prove as decisive for coach Richard Pitino's Minnesota career?

Souhan: For your 'Miracle on Ice' memories, 'The Boys of Winter' satisfies

The 40th anniversary of a most Minnesota-centric accomplishment is near, and that memorable run is captured in Wayne Coffey's book.

These dogs and their owners are matches made in ... you tell us

Think you know dogs? Read the biographical sketches that accompany each photo here and see if you can match each human with his or her best friend.

U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn shook hands with attendees at the end of his town hall at Owatonna Middle School in July.

U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn says he is being treated for kidney cancer

Debate night brawl: Sanders, Bloomberg attacked by rivals
Minnesota pastor leads campaign to try to shift evangelical vote
US sanctions Iran clerics for vetoing election candidates

Emergency personnel work the scene after a woman was run over and killed by a float in the Mystic Krewe of Nyx parade during Mardi Gras celebrations i

Woman struck and killed by Mardi Gras float during parade

Trump ally Roger Stone to be sentenced as case roils DOJ
Murder charge filed in death of Drew Carey's ex-fiancee in L.A.
North Dakota regulators OK expanded Dakota Access pipeline

Hessen provinces interior minister Peter Beuth walks in front of the hookah bar where several people were killed on Wednesday in Hanau, Germany, Thurs

German gunman calling for genocide kills 9 people

Lawyer: Assange was offered US pardon if he cleared Russia
Pope tenderly kissed on forehead by man in front-row seat
Putin hails US for helping prevent terror attack in Russia

A male bison was born on April 30th at the Minnesota Zoo. The calf is part of a herd in an exhibit along the zoo’s Northern Trail and is also part o

When did wild bison disappear from Minnesota?

Does Minnesota really have the worst winters in the country?
What does Ski-U-Mah mean and how do you pronounce it?
Why is Minnesota's Democratic Party called the DFL?

Lilian Schneider worked on familiarizing herself with welding equipment used for shield and metal arc welding in late January in the Lake Superior Col

Lake Superior College wants $14M to move growing manufacturing campus

Census recruiting in northeastern Minn. lags, even as pay hits $24 an hour
Duluth looks to more than double number of vacation home permits
Duluth pumps brakes on school boundary changes

Dr. Amie Harwick, shown in 2016, died over the weekend after she was thrown her over the third-floor balcony of her Hollywood Hills apartment, the Los

Murder charge filed in death of Drew Carey's ex-fiancee in L.A.

Hair Club for Men founder — and client — Sy Sperling dies
Weinstein jurors focus on Sciorra as deliberations continue
Prince Harry and Meghan will begin new life on March 31

The CHS Myrtle Grove terminal is the southernmost grain-loading facility on the Mississippi River.

Dredging down the Mississippi may lift crop prices in Minn.

Hemp rules give Minnesota farmers little room for error with law enforcement
U.S. farm income will drop by 9% in 2020, USDA forecasts
Canada antitrust officials probe Cargill, other firms in dealings with tech startup

Sarah Reasoner working out at Los Campeones gym in northeast Minneapolis.

One of the world's strongest firefighters is recruiting other women to St. Paul

From prison to playwright: Mpls. woman is 'a voice for those who don't have one'
How Twin Cities became one of the largest hubs for workplace diversity, inclusion
At age 10, she's already working to clean up the beaches