Recent content from MaryJo Webster
Type in your name and see how popular it was in Minnesota last year -- and in all the years going back to 1910.
Tim Pawlenty has the money and name recognition to skip an unpredictable GOP endorsement convention and head straight to the primary.
From 2007 to 2017, Minnesota jurisdictions made at least 933 payouts for alleged misconduct. And they're on the rise.
While interest in the east metro district is high, there are limits to how much it can grow.
In Minneapolis, the overall graduation rate dipped by one percentage point; St. Paul graduation rates inched up one point. A wide gap between white students and students of color persists.
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?
In-demand communities have affordable homes along commuter routes. Low-key Little Canada and Brooklyn Center posted the biggest gains in the index compiled by the Star Tribune.
Black motorists also were almost three times as likely to be frisked or searched.
Large imbalance in money raised last year has some in the GOP worried.
As of the most recent filing, the DFL's gubernatorial candidates are out-raising the GOP.