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Two U wrestlers jailed on suspicion of sexual assault await fate

Standout Gophers wrestler Gable Steveson was arrested Saturday evening along with a second U wrestler, Dylan Martinez, on suspicion of criminal sexual

Star wrestler Gable Steveson, 19, and teammate Dylan Martinez, 21, remained in the Hennepin County jail Monday on suspicion of third-degree felony criminal sexual conduct.

Hennepin County sheriff makes positive first impression

Law enforcement leaders say that six months into the job, Sheriff Dave Hutchinson is asking the right questions.

Dave Hutchinson seeks transparency, outreach, public understanding.

Amateur beekeeper stages a honey of a rescue in downtown Mpls.

Troy Forcier, facilities project manager for Hennepin County, helped beekeeper Misty Hoffman remove a massive swarm of honeybees Monday in downtown Mi

Kayaker shot and killed trumpeter swans on Anoka County lake, charges say

Trumpeter swans

A DNR officer saw the man trail one of the birds as it swam and then kill it with a shotgun blast, according to the charges.

Trump campaign fires pollsters after mixed messaging

Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale arrived to speak before President Donald Trump during a rally on May 8 in Panama City Beach, Fla. Just two days b

When President Donald Trump's internal polling suggested he was trailing Democrats in crucial states earlier this year, it did what any campaign would do: tried to bury the bad numbers.



Firefighters mop up the scene after an early morning fire at the Bde Maka Ska pavilion on May 16. A replacement structure will likely not be rebuilt u

Bde Maka Ska pavilion won't be rebuilt until '21, Park Board says

Mary Kim, who rose from a war-torn childhood to leadership positions, dies at 80
Minnesota National Guard won't expel Chaska man over hate group ties
Teens targeted victim for robbery in NE. Minneapolis, murder charges say

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Twins starter Jose Berrios was congratulated by pitching coach Wes Johnson after Berrios threw eight innings against Boston, giving up only one first-

Porcello outpitches Berrios as Red Sox shut out Twins 2-0

Grunewald remembered as she lived her life: Running for hope
Two U wrestlers jailed on suspicion of sexual assault await fate
Rosas' plan for Timberwolves starts to take shape

Scores, schedules, and stats
Opus plans to build this 20-story, 350-unit apartment complex, called Nicollet 301, across the street from the downtown library.

20-story apartment building one of 7 new projects to reach Mpls. planners this week

Corn and soybean planting wrapping up in Minnesota, USDA says
Public company moves headquarters to Minnesota
Locked-out workers get first checks in $1.25M case against Twin Cities trucking company

Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway speaks to reporters outside of the White House, April 30, 2019 in Washington, D.C.

Federal employees and political speech: What if we really Kellyanned the Hatch Act?

Protests rattle Hong Kong — and Beijing
Farming in Minnesota: Climate will change what we grow and how we grow it
Americans can't afford to bicker


Sack cartoon: Kids' summer choices
Kids' summer choices

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Dr. Leslie Reed examines a wood turtle that was hit by a car. Shell repair is among her specialties.

This Minnesota wildlife vet can fix turtle shells, opossum toothaches and more

Getting married? It might be time to call the dentist
End of school year can be start of 'summertime anxiety' for some kids
Heart and Joan Jett to rock Xcel Center together Oct. 13

Amateur beekeeper stages a honey of a rescue in downtown Mpls.

  Thirty thousand unhappy bees dangled over downtown Minneapolis Monday morning. Far below, equally unhappy pedestrians watched chunks of honeycomb tumble down onto the south…

Anderson: On Father's Day, when I think of my dad, he's fishing
Dennis Anderson

Memories spring, especially from Grandma and Grandpa's place in Frazee.

Scoggins: With number retired, Mauer is no match for this moment
Chip Scoggins

The retired Twins star spoke from his heart as his No. 7 joined his childhood heroes.




Lt. Governor Peggy Flanagan and Gov. Tim Walz during budget negotiations last month.

Walz to undergo knee surgery; Flanagan to briefly assume top job

High court lets Virginia voting go ahead under redrawn map
APNewsBreak: Ex-judge with anti-abortion ties named to panel
The Latest: China urges US, Iran to avoid further escalation

An armed shooter stands near the Earle Cabell Federal Building Monday, June 17, 2019, in downtown Dallas. The shooter was hit and injured in an exchan

Masked gunman killed in shootout at Dallas courthouse

Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95
Shark bites child in third North Carolina attack this season
Best Buy says expanded tariffs would cost consumers

FILE - In this May 8, 2014 file photo, Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi sits in a defendant cage in the Police Academy courthouse in C

Egypt's ousted president Morsi dies in court during trial

Tensions rise as Iran speeds up enrichment, US sends troops
UK Conservative hopefuls fight for No 2 spot against Johnson
China's Xi to visit N. Korea as both nations feud with U.S.

Gersson Rosas, the Wolves' new president of basketball operations, will run his first NBA draft on Thursday.

Rosas' plan for Timberwolves starts to take shape

Mock draft report: Who will the Timberwolves take on Thursday?
Former Wolves assistant returning to be on Ryan Saunders' staff
Rosas talks about work in progress with Wolves

Wild draft history is a mixed bag, but there are chances for success

Wild draft history is a mixed bag, but there are chances for success

Penguins GM confirms Kessel vetoed trade to Wild for Zucker
Wild GM Fenton seems aimed at long-term, rather than quick fix
'Unfortunate' that Zucker trade talks became public, Fenton says

Standout Gophers wrestler Gable Steveson was arrested Saturday evening along with a second U wrestler, Dylan Martinez, on suspicion of criminal sexual

Two U wrestlers jailed on suspicion of sexual assault await fate

Grunewald remembered as she lived her life: Running for hope
Gophers' new freshman PG follows path of former U star
Gophers garner football commits from Texas athlete, Georgia cornerback

Dave Mustaine

Megadeth's Dave Mustaine says he has throat cancer

Gloria Vanderbilt, heiress, jeans queen, dies at 95
OJ Simpson posts video to announce official Twitter account
C.J.: For RuPaul, love and kindness top everything else

Rose Talbot and Caleb Brumley.

On world's largest private hospital ship, a Minn. filmmaker finds his calling — and future spouse

Small-town Minnesota newspaper praised for defending immigrant community
Why more millennials should consider a financial planner
Minnetonka's gray-haired Friday Boys are church's worker bees — and BFFs