Yes, Minnesotans, February was as snowy as you thought. In fact, when it comes to snowfall last month, we had more in common with Jackson, Wyo. than we did with our typical winter brethren in Chicago and Milwaukee.
Data show an overall decrease in Minneapolis crime, but also reveal recent upticks in rates for various violent crimes.
Whether you favor perennial favorites or trendier names, see how popular they've been in 2017 -- and in all the years going back to 1910.
Minnesota ranks high on a 2018 ranking of states where young voters' participation could have the greatest significance, despite traditionally low youth turnout.
Do areas with more crime see more fatal police encounters? Not necessarily.
More than 400 tornadoes have been recorded since 2010, including one that hit north Minneapolis seven years ago this week.
It was an eye-opening experience examining the mass of data Google had collected.
Minnesota's hospitals have publicly reported preventable errors since 2005. Look up how many have happened by hospital, year or the type of error.
For the second year, the Star Tribune compared home sale data in the Twin Cities to determine which cities had the hottest markets in 2017. How did your city fare?
However, the flu seems to be taking an even harder toll on other parts of the U.S.
Black motorists also were almost three times as likely to be frisked or searched.
Minnesota's warmth was notable for how long it lasted rather than how hot it was.
A Star Tribune analysis shows the Vikings do unexpectedly lose a significant number of postseason games, but aren't necessarily the worst.
Try your hand as demographer and draw where you think the trend lines go.
New data from the U.S. Census Bureau estimates how much students influence poverty rates.
U.S. Census Bureau data released last week sheds light on demographics and economics of counties and other small areas.
Minnesota's suicide rates have increased steadily in recent years.
A statistical analysis reveals high-poverty schools that did better than would be expected on standardized tests.
Think you have a hard time finding a specific food truck in the summertime? Try being an inspector -- in the off-season.
This year's increases have broken the free fall in Twin Cities voter turnout in municipal elections, which crashed about 20 points between 1993 and 2009.