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No charges filed against Gophers wrestlers; investigation continues

Gable Steveson warms up before wrestling in an NCAA Big Ten tournament in Minneapolis, Minn, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019. Nationally-ranked University of Min

Gophers wrestling star Gable Steveson, 19, and teammate Dylan Martinez, 21, were released from the Hennepin County jail. They had been held on suspicion of criminal sexual conduct since their arrests over the weekend.

Leaked email raises new questions about regulators' handling of PolyMet permit

PolyMet Mine in Hoyt Lakes, Minn., had been the subject of a multiyear permit battle.

Federal officials had multiple pollution concerns that were never entered in the public record.

St. Paul school board renames school that honored slave-owning president

Joan Del Rio, Monroe High School class of 1976, on Tuesday night held a sign in protest against the proposed name change of the Linwood Monroe Arts Pl

New name sought because previous honoree owned slaves.

Big hospital merger shelved between U of M, Children's

Rooms at Children's Minnesota Hospital are equipped with a variety of amenities to make patients and their families feel more at home. Each room has a

The University of Minnesota and Children's Minnesota pursued an agreement last year to combine their competing hospitals into a "new, independent pediatric care system." Management disagreements scuttled the discussions.

Walz 'appalled' by DFL staffer's 'murder boat' tweet on USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul

The USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul is launched into the Menominee River from Fincanteiri Marinette Marine in Marinette Wis., on Saturday, June 15, 2019.

The state DFL Party employee was removed from a communications position.



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Crackdown on speeding begins in Minnesota

St. Paul school board renames school that honored slave-owning president
Park officials announce Mississippi River overlook in north Minneapolis
Despite more funding from state, some Minn. school districts face big budget cuts

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Twins center fielder Byron Buxton was checked by trainer Tony Leo and manager Rocco Baldelli after Buxton was hit in the hand while batting Friday. Bu

Twins place Buxton on injured list with bruised wrist; Cave recalled

Thompson, Wie handling hand issues at Women's PGA Championship
Loons mount late comeback to top Houston 3-2 in U.S. Open Cup
No charges filed against Gophers wrestlers; investigation continues

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Best Buy has begun selling connected fitness equipment, including Hydrow machines.

Best Buy digs into the high-tech fitness business

Twin Cities median home sale price hits $285,000 in May
Enbridge's proposed $2.6 billion pipeline hits another snag
Sun Country upgrading computer system that has frustrated company, customers for years

Nicole Smith-Holt photographed at home in Richfield in 2018. When her son Alec Smith turned 26 and rolled off his parents’ health insurance last Jun

Star Tribune owner Glen Taylor: State leaders, get that emergency insulin funding done

Here's why the Hatch Act shouldn't be ignored
Sack cartoon: Trump's consumption of foreign intel
Readers Write: Drug prices, ex-felons, college tuition, Kellyanne Conway


Sack cartoon: Trump's consumption of foreign intel
Trump's consumption of foreign intel

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KARE's Boyd Huppert earns three more national awards

KARE's Boyd Huppert earns three more national awards

Stars come out as Minneapolis folk legend Spider John Koerner celebrates his '1,000th moon'
Minneapolis LGBT community makes 'Queer Voices' heard
Skate plaza rises from JXTA rubble in Minneapolis: 'It's about community'

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

It's swarm season in Minnesota, when honeybees fan out in search of new homes. Sometimes, they pick the wrong neighborhood.

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.




Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a candidate for the Democratic presidential nomination, speaks during the Blue Commonwealth Gala, hosted by the Democrat

Sen. Amy Klobuchar sets first 100 days goals

Walz 'appalled' by DFL staffer's 'murder boat' tweet on USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul
Trump rehashes gripes, rips 'radical' Dems in 2020 kickoff
Kansas City, Missouri, voters elect Lucas as new mayor

Google is making a $1 billion commitment to address the soaring price of housing in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Google pledges $1B to tackle housing crunch it helped create

US air quality is slipping after years of improvement
Shanahan drops bid to lead Pentagon, citing 'painful' past
Lawsuit says feds improperly seeking loan repayments from students of defunct school

Pakistanis tried to keep cool in a stream on a hot afternoon in the suburbs of Islamabad.

Scorching temperatures in Kuwait, Pakistan confirmed as Earth's third, fourth hottest

EU fights to keep nuclear deal alive amid US, Iran pressure
Police say ship captain in Danube collision not intoxicated
As the United States and Iran face off, Europe is stuck in the middle

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

'Player-centric': Rosas' plan for Timberwolves starting to take shape

Mock draft report: Who will the Timberwolves take on Thursday?
Police: Four shot, three arrested at Raptors rally in Toronto
NBA is playing with Monopoly money compared to other leagues

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
Competitive fire burns bright for Shattuck-St. Mary's Jackson LaCombe

Gable Steveson warms up before wrestling in an NCAA Big Ten tournament in Minneapolis, Minn, Sunday, Jan. 6, 2019. Nationally-ranked University of Min

No charges filed against Gophers wrestlers; investigation continues

Grunewald remembered as she lived her life: Running for hope
Gophers' new freshman point guard follows path of former U star
Gophers women's basketball team to play at Notre Dame

John Cusack

John Cusack apologizes for anti-Semitic tweet

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

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