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Charles Beck, renowned woodcut print artist, dies at 94

Howard Carroll, lead guitarist for Dixie Hummingbirds, dies

A lead guitarist for the influential and Grammy Award-winning gospel group the Dixie Hummingbirds has died in Philadelphia.


Todd Murawski, recreation specialist with the Anoka County Parks and Recreation, paddled down the Rice Creek Chain.

Park and rec land passes milestone, but growth has slowed

Former tenants of Crossroads apartments in Richfield reach $650K settlement
MSP Airport carpet to be refreshed for Super Bowl
Lawsuit: Excessive force by St. Paul police caused 'massive' facial trauma

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Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater returned to practice for the first time since he suffered a devastating knee injury well over year ago. [JERRY HOLT jerry.holt@startribune.com]

Vikings QB Bridgewater: 'I definitely believe I'll play this year'

Club teams become the price of admission to youth sports
Ron Gardenhire reportedly set to become Detroit Tigers' new manager
Hartman: Vikings haven't let injuries stop them

Olav Madsen, former tenant of the Crossroads at Penn apartment complex in Richfield. Former tenants and their landlords reached what housing advocates are calling the largest settlement of its kind in the nation.

Former tenants of Crossroads apartments in Richfield reach $650K settlement

Proposed St. Anthony Falls apartment tower meets resistance
Target to remodel more stores in battle with Amazon, Walmart
MSP Airport carpet to be refreshed for Super Bowl

Entrance to the campus of the University of Minnesota.

How test scores can block black students from the University of Minnesota

Sleepy teens suffer in the classroom
Sack cartoon: Military recruiting under Trump
Readers Write: Nicollet Mall, charter schools, tax reform and charitable giving, state employee contracts, St. Cloud and refugee resettlement, Little Blue Libraries

The old Camp Snoopy at the Mall of America.

'It'll always be Camp Snoopy': Airing it all out with #MinnesotaConfessions

Tribute to Triple Rock: It always did the job, now it's time for payback
Firefighting epic 'Only the Brave' is dreadfully slow to ignite
'Take Every Wave' is loving fan letter to king of the surfers

Military recruiting under Trump

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Obituary: Entrepreneur Elliott Royce was a remarkable retiree

At age 96, Elliott Royce attended trampoline class three times per week. The hobby fit with his retirement routine of falling five times every morning…

Anderson: Webster is master of realistic wildlife art
Dennis Anderson

Bill Webster captured the true beauty of game birds.

Al Farmes' gone, but his legacy lives
Dennis Anderson

Al Farmes died Wednesday at 93, but the 'Save the Wetlands' program he helped create saved many prized habitats for posterity.


Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., left, and Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., speak about online political ads and preventing foreign interference in U.S. elections, during a news conference, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Sen. Amy Klobuchar pushes for transparency in online political ads

Chief of staff Kelly defends Trump's call to Gold Star widow
George W. Bush delivers sustained rebuke of Trump
The Latest: Obama speaks at Virginia Democratic rally

A coating of snow left by an autumn storm covered pumpkins for sale Oct. 9 in Denver. Another mild U.S. winter is forecast.

A third warmer-than-usual winter is forecast for U.S.

Gigantic 'Star Wars' Halloween decoration is worthy of movie set
Spam heists in Hawaii prompt retailers to put wildly popular meat in locked cases
White nationalist Spencer drowned out by protesters

CIA Director Mike Pompeo said U.S. should act as though North Korea is “on the cusp.”

CIA head: North Korea months from perfecting nuclear capabilities

Spain set to strip Catalonia of powers over independence bid
Russian opposition divided over TV host's presidential bid
Thousands march over 'Somalia's 9/11;' attack details emerge

Minnesota Vikings running back Dalvin Cook (33) sat on the bench at the end of the game. Cook left the game with an injury in the third quarter. ] CARLOS GONZALEZ � cgonzalez@startribune.com - October 1, 2017, Minneapolis, MN, NFL, US Bank Stadium, Minnesota Vikings vs. Detroit Tigers

Hartman: Vikings haven't let injuries stop them

Vikings QB Bridgewater: 'I definitely believe I'll play this year'
Barr limited in Vikings practice, Diggs still out
How good is Mike Zimmer with the challenge flag?

Timberwolves are going to test your patience again

'We just have to do better': Wolves open with a dud in San Antonio
Souhan: What happened to Teague in the 4th quarter?
Souhan: Passion for basketball unites Wolves' Thibodeau, Butler

Wild's Foligno back in action, Parise won't play this weekend

Life is about to get hard for injury-riddled Wild
Olympic preview? U.S. Deutschland Cup roster includes 5 Minnesotans
Shorthanded Wild holds subdued practice; Boudreau updates injuries

Harvey Weinstein

Los Angeles police open Weinstein sex assault investigation

Chelsea Handler ending Netflix show to focus on activism
Country stars honor shooting victims at CMT Artists show
Diana Ross to perform, be honored at American Music Awards

Longtime New York City news anchor Michele Marsh has died

Michele Marsh, one of the women who achieved success in the male-dominated television news industry in the late 1970s and early 1980s, has died.


Helen DeVos, who backed health, education causes, dies at 90

Helen J. DeVos, a philanthropist from western Michigan known for her support of children's health, Christian education and the arts, has died at age 90, her family said Thursday.


Sam Shepard novel coming out in December

A novel Sam Shepard completed shortly before his death is coming out in December.


'Project Runway' fashion designer Mychael Knight dies

Georgia fashion designer Mychael Knight, who was a finalist on the popular TV competition show "Project Runway," died Tuesday at age 39. Knight died outside…


'Trailer Park Boys' star John Dunsworth dies at 71

A Canadian actor best known for his role as an alcoholic trailer park supervisor in the Netflix comedy series "Trailer Park Boys" has died. John Dunsworth was 71.