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Chisago sheriff resigns amid investigation into 'bizarre' scheme

Investigators say Rick Duncan admitted writing anonymous, threatening letters to coerce a female employee.

State GOP chair says she's faced racism, sexism from party leaders

Jennifer Carnahan, chairwoman of the Minnesota Republican Party, in 2017.

In an interview with the Star Tribune, Jennifer Carnahan declined to identify who attacked her.

Rising rivers in St. Paul, southern Minn., threaten road, bridge closures

Mpls. is hiking parking meter rates in busy neighborhoods

Minneapolis officials are hiking parking meter rates one neighborhood at a time. New rates will go into effect in Minneapolis' North Loop, above, on J

Mpls. increasing parking rates, one neighborhood at a time

Trump sabotages GOP plans in Congress. Again.

A group of immigrants from Honduras and Guatemala seeking asylum arrive at the bus station after they were processed and released by U.S. Customs and

Just when House Republicans needed Donald Trump's backing the most — on their big immigration overhaul — he dashed off a presidential tweet on Friday saying they should quit wasting their time on it.



Pedro Ruiz III

Boyfriend urged on woman in fatal YouTube stunt, new evidence shows

Growing 'PRIDE Study' aims to improve LGBTQ health care
Mpls. is hiking parking meter rates in busy neighborhoods
Rising rivers in St. Paul, southern Minn., threaten road, bridge closures

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Filip Johansson, of Sweden, puts on a jersey after being selected by the Minnesota Wild during the NHL draft in Dallas

Wild takes 'smart' Swedish defenseman Johansson with 24th pick

Twins lose 8-1 to Texas as bats go quiet once again
Next step for Wolves picks: finding where they fit
Heath threatens roster moves if Loons road woes continue

Scores, schedules, and stats
The new home of Thor Cos. is at Plymouth and Penn avenues.

Thor Cos. close to opening new headquarters in north Minneapolis

Tech workers protest some government-contract work on moral grounds
Diving puppies and ice cream: General Mills welcomes Blue Buffalo and summer
Federal judge upholds Minn. power-line law

The Somali Museum Dance Troupe performs traditional dances from all regions of Somalia. The troupe, made up of high school and college students, is am

Rash Report: The migration issue is global, and growing

Interest in ranked-choice voting surges
Living in Minnesota: Our land, their land; our history, their history
Video game addiction now a global disorder


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The Minnesota teen who got her head stuck in a tailpipe was featured on Jimmy Kimmel's late-night show.

Jimmy Kimmel hams it up with Minnesotan who got her head stuck in tailpipe

Midcentury 'face-lifts' put ugly facades on historic Twin Cities buildings
Bumping, dumping and humping: The do-do's and don'ts of dog parks
How to be a good ally during Pride month and beyond

Schafer: Defining the Mayo Clinic could cost it millions in lawsuit
Lee Schafer

While it's obvious the Mayo Clinic is a health care provider, it's not at all obvious that this is the best way to describe it.

Souhan: Twins need a starting catcher, not a stopgap
Jim Souhan

Everywhere you looked Tuesday other than the final score, there was evidence that the Twins need help. Behind the plate would be a good place to start.

Reusse: NFL and MLB have 62 teams, and they're all cowards
Patrick Reusse

The dramatically different cases of Colin Kaepernick and Luke Heimlich lead us to the same conclusion about those who run pro football and baseball teams.




Jennifer Carnahan, chairwoman of the Minnesota Republican Party, in 2017.

State GOP chair says she's faced racism, sexism from party leaders

Trump advises GOP: Quit wasting time on immigration.
Duluth isn't 'Trump Country,' mayor tells Rolling Stone
Trump tries to change focus of border debate

Bravlia Rendon with her son Jesus Alberto Balbuena, 1, at her home in Minneapolis in 2017. Jesus was tested and found to have lead poisoning so the no

Reports: HUD failed to track lead paint cases, ensure fixes

Portion of Kentucky bourbon warehouse collapses
Bones of Civil War dead hold horror stories, dig at battlefield site reveals
Administration seeks to expand immigrant family detention

World Cup spirit: Nikki Haley, the United States ambassador to the United Nations, and other ambassadors wore the jerseys of their countries’ soccer

Haley slams U.N. poverty report as 'politically motivated'

Trump says N. Korea still a threat, despite his claim after historic summit
EU imposes tariffs on US peanuts, motorcycles and whiskey
UK split by Brexit divide 2 years after vote to leave EU

Twins left fielder Eddie Rosario chased down a ball hit by the Rangers' Shin-Soo Choo in the first inning

Twins lose 8-1 to Texas as bats go quiet once again

Gibson said he didn't see retaliation in order after hitting Martinez
Going to Wrigley: Could there be a better road trip for Twins fans?
Machado hits 2-run HR in 15th as Orioles beat Braves 10-7

Minnesota United head coach Adrian Heath

Heath threatens roster moves if Loons road woes continue

U.S. men's soccer more like Mexico than you might think
Musa scores twice to give Nigeria 2-0 win over Iceland
Brazil leaves it late to beat Costa Rica 2-0 at World Cup

Minnesota Lynx players Maya Moore (23) and Lynx Danielle Robinson (3) celebrated after a game earlier this season. The Lynx defeated Phoenix on Friday

Balanced Lynx top first-place Phoenix on the road

Robinson splitting time with Whalen in transition filled with challenges
0-for-seven (years): Will Lynx guard Robinson ever hit a 3-pointer?
Lynx-Mercury gameday preview

Shane Peterson, center, who was recently released from prison after a 17-year stint, chats with group members after a group work out on the city’s s

Minneapolis nonprofit builds hope, new lives through running

Recent St. Thomas grad helps clear a path for fellow refugees
She always wondered about the buried baby she found. Twenty years later, she found out
Her mission as an American: 'Share with other people'

"Carpool Karaoke" with James Corden and Paul McCartney.

Paul McCartney makes James Corden cry during emotional 'Carpool Karaoke'

C.J.: Duluth anchors new life for former WCCO-TV staffer Edward Moody III
Jimmy Kimmel hams it up with Minnesotan who got her head stuck in tailpipe
Charles Krauthammer, prominent conservative voice, dies at 68