Gov. Tim Walz to Trump on refugees: 'The inn is not full in Minnesota'

Gov. Tim Walz

Governor gives consent to refugee resettlement after new executive order by the president.

Minneapolis says no to reopening two Burger Kings over drive-throughs

The Burger King on Nicollet Avenue S. in Minneapolis first opened its drive-through window in 1964.

Minneapolis buildings deemed abandoned for more than a year cannot be reopened under nonconforming uses, meaning they could not reopen with drive-throughs, senior city planner Andrew Frenz said.

Package thief leaves thank-you note behind in St. Paul

A thief made off with a package from the doorstep of a St. Paul home Thursday and left behind something unusual: a thank-you note. Photo provided by S

Police called the move unbelievable.

Two downtown Minneapolis office buildings sell for nearly $170 million

The Xcel Energy corporate headquarters, located at 401 Nicollet Mall, has just sold.
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The Xcel Energy headquarters and the 510 Marquette building have sold.

Northstar train hits, kills teen pedestrian in Coon Rapids

Northstar train hits, kills teen pedestrian in Coon Rapids

The crash happened near the intersection of NW. Northdale Boulevard and 119th Avenue around 6:45 p.m., authorities said.



A view of the courtyard with swimming pool and whirlpool in the 25-story Expo apartment tower under construction by Doran Development Wednesday, Sept,

Mpls. Council votes to require affordable units in new apartment buildings

Affordable housing project at Fort Snelling stalls
Maplewood renews Myth liquor license with conditions
Gov. Tim Walz to Trump on refugees: 'The inn is not full in Minnesota'

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St. John's quarterback Jackson Erdmann

Erdmann might be best of all in St. John's exclusive 'quarterback club'

Gophers volleyball reaches Elite Eight with five-set win over Florida
Vikings cornerbacks headed toward turning points
Gophers center Oturu bigger, stronger - and so are Big Ten rivals

Scores, schedules, and stats
The Bremer Bank branch at the IDS Center.

An outside investor jumps into the Bremer legal fracas

Two downtown Minneapolis office buildings sell for nearly $170 million
North Dakota oil production for first time tops 1.5 million barrels per day
ApplianceSmart files for bankruptcy

Members of Afghan’s security forces carry a wounded comrade into a U.S. Army medevac helicopter near the village of Tsunek, in Afghanistan’s north

Rash Report: 'Afghanistan Papers' show the power of the press

The Tories' historic U.K. landslide
Chaotic care report ignores broader challenges of integrating the disabled
McConnell indicates he'll let Trump's lawyers dictate Trump's impeachment trial


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Editorial cartoon: Joel Pett on Christmas wish lists

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'Oh, You Turkey' contest winners create award-worthy gobblers

'Oh, You Turkey' contest winners create award-worthy gobblers

Feeling stressed out? 10 ways to make the holidays more peaceful
Minnesota vocal group's 'Christmas With Cantus' is seriously stunning
The best photos of the year from Star Tribune

For this award-winning Minnesotan, the climate crisis is personal

Aletta Brady created a web-based platform, called Our Climate Voices, to humanize the climate crisis by gathering and sharing personal stories.

Anderson: Repulsive killing of bear wasn't hunting by a long shot

Sadly, the penalties historically haven't fit poaching crimes like those of which a Brainerd man is accused.

Reusse: Hall of Fame class driven differently to same successful end

There was a quality beyond the norm to be found in all of this year's six people who were inducted in the Minnesota Sports Hall of Fame on Wednesday night.




President Donald Trump declared Friday's House committee vote to impeach him ”an embarrassment to our country" and refused to back away from the cha

Trump impeachment goes to full House after panel OKs charges

Gov. Walz hires consultant to study breaking up embattled DHS
Democrats threaten to boycott next debate over labor dispute
Gov. Tim Walz to Trump on refugees: 'The inn is not full in Minnesota'

Kentucky Gov. Matt Bevin, at a campaign rally, is under fire for issuing more than 400 pardons since his unsuccessful Nov. 5 re-election, according to

Defeated Kentucky governor pardons violent felons

Boy, 13, arrested in killing of Barnard College freshman
U.S. troops thwarted Hitler's last gamble 75 years ago at the Battle of the Bulge
Wells Fargo to get millions for U. of Iowa utility deal

Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party won in a landslide Friday.

Analysis: U.K. election has some lessons for the U.S. in 2020

New Zealand divers attempt to recover last 2 volcano victims
How US-China trade deal achieved a little but left out a lot
Europe pledges carbon neutrality by 2050, but Poland holds out

Vikings cornerback Xavier Rhodes, beaten by Denver’s Courtland Sutton for a reception on Nov. 17, has no guaranteed money left beyond this season on

Vikings cornerbacks headed toward turning points

Thielen ready to play Sunday for Vikings
Vikings-Chargers: Huge for wild-card berth, almost irrelevant in NFC North race
Access Vikings: Trying to keep NFC North hopes alive

Devan Dubnyk

Dubnyk will be with Wild on road trip; 'hope' is to play

A goal, assist and fight give Wild's Greenway a Gordie Howe hat trick
Postgame: Wild quiets Oilers' McDavid, Draisaitl
Gameday preview: Wild vs. Philadelphia

Minnesota setter Kylie Miller (14), middle blocker Regan Pittman (21) and opposite hitter Stephanie Samedy (10) celebrated a point during a match agai

Gophers volleyball reaches Elite Eight with five-set win over Florida

Gophers center Oturu bigger, stronger - and so are Big Ten rivals
Claeys reunited with Kill on Virginia Tech football staff
Gophers women's basketball player Mercedes Staples looking to transfer

Michelle Kennedy grabbed a pack of cigarettes behind the counter for a customer at Vernon BP gas station in Edina.

Minnesota takes in millions each year from tobacco, but where does the money go?

Why doesn't Minnesota's governor pardon the ceremonial turkey?
Why are there so many water towers in Minnesota — and what do they do?
Who are all those people hanging out on sidelines during Vikings games?

Christina Hendricks and Geoffrey Arend at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Beverly Hills in February.

'Mad Men' actress Christina Hendricks files for divorce

Blue-collar character actor Danny Aiello has died at age 86
Post offices to be named for Marilyn Monroe, Ritchie Valens
What were the 13 best TV roles of the past decade?

For many Ugandan girls, these colorful outfits made by University of Minnesota design students are the first new pieces of clothing they’ve owned.

Ugandan orphans treasure clothing made just for them by University of Minnesota design students

100th anniversary of women's suffrage reason to celebrate across Minnesota
For this award-winning Minnesotan, the climate crisis is personal
A circus performer and his beloved Chihuahua have become the NBA's 'premier' halftime act