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Ethics complaint to be filed against State Sen. Jeff Hayden

The ethics complaint comes after the Star Tribune reported on Hayden's involvement with the Community Action of Minneapolis, which has been accused in a state audit of misspending hundreds …

Airstrikes in Syria: US, Arab allies hit Islamic State sites

The U.S. and Arab allies launched what leaders declared would be a long and sustained military assault against Islamic State strongholds in Syria and Iraq, and the U.S. simultaneously targeted an al-Qaida cell said to be plotting imminent attacks on American and other Western interests, the Pentagon said Tuesday.





Streveler named Big Ten Co-Freshman of the Week

Gophers quarterback Chris Streveler shared the honor with Indiana linebacker Tegray Scales.

Republican Johnson has $866K in the bank for the campaign ahead

Jeff Johnson, the Republican candidate for governor, had $122,886 banked before the August primary. Since winning that contested election, he has raised $1 million.

Gophers one-liners: Streveler on his 'completion'; Botticelli on Maryland and Rutgers

The Gophers were a quotable bunch at Tuesday’s media gathering, and we’d like to think Sid got everyone off on the right foot. He started by yelling at us …





Minnesota's tourism industry wraps up a good summer

The Minnesota tourism industry is concluding a hot summer season, despite the wet, cool start. Business “is experiencing its fifth year of growth in a row,” said John Edman, director …

C.J.: 'Black-ish' actor Anthony Anderson falls deeply under the spell of Prince when so invited

“When Prince summons you to the suite or to the house, you show up,” said comedian Anthony Anderson, while on ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” The subject of hanging with Prince …

Tevlin: Hope for humanity in wise 16-year-old

It was more rare than a man-bites-dog headline: Teen recommends cutting back on technology. It was the letter to the editor that caught my eye last week and raised my …


The politics of fear

A recent mailing sent to Minnesotans has set the bar for using the politics of fear. But does it go too far?

The Four Firkins in Oakdale Sets October 11th Grand Opening Date

The Four Firkins Oakdale location opened last Thursday at 4 PM after months of hard work put in by owner Jason Alvey and his herd of beer nerds otherwise …

Now What Do We Do with #28?

In the wake of all that's gone on with Adrian Peterson, just what do you do with his jersey?