Prince

Remembering Prince, an icon for Minnesota and the world

Images of Prince taken on March 3, 1986, during a performance at First Avenue.

Prince Rogers Nelson was not only our biggest hometown celebrity, but one of us. The megastar is remembered in a special section that ran in Star Tribune print editions on Sunday.

You don't have to be rich! Your guide to Prince anniversary events in Minnesota

Tours are part of the celebration at Paisley Park.

A guide to this week's tributes to the hometown icon on (and around) the anniversary of his death.


Ryan Dixon led his high school class on a walk through the Lower Sioux Historical Site, teaching them Dakota words along the way.

Lower Sioux aim to revitalize Dakota language in Minnesota

Oh, geez: Future of Walker's Eelpout Festival on the line
Tevlin: Untruths fan flames of fear in St. Cloud
Why dockless bikes may spell the end of the old bike-share model

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Vikings running back Latavius Murray (25) ran in the end zone during a 29-yard touchdown run in the third quarter on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

Vikings offense does enough with dominant defense to upend Ravens, take over first

Positive season-ending note escapes United in 3-2 loss at San Jose
Souhan: Murray just latest sign Vikings' offensive line is new and improved
Gophers beat Illinois, getting Fleck first Big Ten win

Cindy Siewert, right, met with the Small Business Administration’s Linda McMahon to discuss her firm, Wood From the Hood.

Minneapolis business Wood From the Hood helps misfit trees find new life

The U is turning ideas into startups, helping shape Minnesota business
Women who own businesses find bank loans harder to get
Buyer of downtown Minneapolis Macy's to revive Dayton's name

How about renaming Lake Calhoun “Lake Maka Ska”?

"Lake Maka Ska' has a nice historical ring to it

St. Cloud has another chance to affirm diversity
University should put priority on homegrown students, not out-of-staters
Readers Write: Minneapolis politics and business concerns, Target Field and tax receipts, state Rep. Tony Cornish on police accountability

Bob Dylan performs in 2010 in London.

10 reasons you should see Bob Dylan in St. Paul

'Hamilton' biographer comes to St. Paul with another poignant portrait
Why a cruise could just be the perfect way to see Norway's fjords
A Minnesotan's double life: finance director by day, film director by night

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C.J.: Paisley Park was like summer camp at uncle Prince's for Brianna Nelson
C.J.

We haven’t heard the last of Brianna Nelson, who was knocked off the list of Prince heirs. Nelson, who contacted me to set…

C.J.: Prince's 'wall of security' didn't keep Tommy Smith from getting great photos
C.J.

“This is what they call an ego boost, big time. Wow,” said photographer Tommy Smith III as I set up video cameras for…

C.J.: Should Prince's friends have watched him more closely after Moline?
C.J.

Grammy winner Judith Hill’s name is going on my list of Prince confidantes who should’ve stuck to him like glue after the emergency…


When, why they clammed up. A15

Trump White House confounds, confuses transparency advocates

Greater Minnesota was not greater for the DFL in 2016
House GOP considers cuts in tax-deferred retirement savings
Police shooting protesters kneel before Vikings home game

Former Presidents from right, Barack Obama, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, George H.W. Bush and Jimmy Carter gather on stage during a hurricanes relief concert in College Station, Texas, Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017. All five living former U.S. presidents joined to support a Texas concert raising money for relief efforts from Hurricane Harvey, Irma and Maria's devastation in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

5 former presidents call for unity at hurricane aid concert

Funeral held for US soldier at center of Trump fight
States pass laws cracking down on fake service animals
Cub Scout is exiled after pressing legislator on guns and race

Japan's Prime Minister and President of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party Shinzo Abe greets to the crowd in support for his party's candidate during an election campaign for the upcoming lower house election in Tokyo. Media polls indicate Abe's ruling coalition will easily win a general election Sunday, possibly even retaining its two-thirds majority in the more powerful lower house of parliament.(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

Japanese Prime Minister Abe heads to impressive election win

Spanish PM aims to take over Catalan govt; residents aghast
Malta offers $1.18 million to discover who killed reporter
WHO chief now 'rethinking' Mugabe 'goodwill ambassador' post

Vikings running back Latavius Murray (25) ran in the end zone during a 29-yard touchdown run in the third quarter on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis.

Vikings offense does enough with dominant defense to upend Ravens, take over first

Souhan: Murray just latest sign Vikings' offensive line is new and improved
Kai Forbath's six field goals don't trump six Vikings extra points, but still special
Vikings emphatically stamped out Ravens' run game, their best chance of winning

Oklahoma City Thunder forward Carmelo Anthony (7) gestures after hitting a three-point basket in the second quarter of an NBA basketball game against the New York Knicks in Oklahoma City, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

George, Westbrook, Anthony part of Thunder's chemistry experiment

Jazz helps provide a blueprint for Timberwolves' rebuilding plan
Gameday: Wolves-Oklahoma City preview
Jamal Crawford's big fourth quarter sends Wolves past Utah for first victory

Minnesota Wild's Chris Stewart, right, celebrates his goal with teammate Marcus Foligno during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Calgary Flames on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, in Calgary, Alberta. (Jeff McIntosh/The Canadian Press via AP)

Stalock and three third-period goals lead Wild past Flames 4-2

Wild goalie Alex Stalock eager to start despite tough circumstances
Stalock to start at Calgary as Wild looks to get off the ropes
Stalock, Suter and Spurgeon help Wild end third-period curse

FILE - In this Thursday, July 25, 2013, file photo, James Toback takes part in a panel discussion during HBO's Summer 2013 TCA panel at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. Toback has been accused of sexual harassment by more than 30 women in a report published Sunday, Oct. 22, 2017, in The Los Angeles Times following the ongoing downfall of producer Harvey Weinstein. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

38 accuse writer/director James Toback of sexual harassment

KARE 11 and longtime morning anchor Kim Insley 'part ways'
David Letterman to receive Mark Twain Prize for Humor
E! cancels Joan Rivers' 'Fashion Police' after 22-year run

Prince items belonging to Susannah Melvoin and other associates go up for auction

Boston company RR Auction has the coveted Rick James tour pass up for sale along with Melvoin's postcards teasing of a marriage proposal.


Prince's personal photographer releases new book of rare images

Steve Parke shares photos and stories of his 14 years working with the Purple One.


Purple reign? Petition calls for Prince statue to replace Columbus at state Capitol

Purple Rain? Love Sexy? Which Prince would rise in St. Paul?


Former Prince employees launch foundation with royal fundraiser starring R&B group King

Former Paisley Park employees launch charitable foundation to support Prince's favorite causes.


Appeals court reaffirms that 5 claiming to be Prince heirs are not

Ruling reaffirms the list of six people who are eligible to inherit the $100 million to $300 million fortune.