Since MnDOT rebuilt Lafayette Bridge, crashes are up fourfold

Since MnDOT rebuilt Lafayette Bridge, crashes are up fourfold

In the coming months, the Minnesota Department of Transportation will install an overhead electronic message board that will display information to help motorists choose the correct lane as they approach the confusing interchange.

Former chief public defender Moriarty to run for Hennepin County attorney

Former Hennepin County Chief Public Defender Mary Moriarty

Mary Moriarty is the first candidate to announced an official run. Three others have said they are exploring a run.

Amtrak riders are stranded in St. Paul after deadly derailment

This aerial view taken Sunday shows part of an Amtrak train that derailed in north-central Montana on Saturday that killed at least three people and l

All westbound Empire Builder trains from Chicago will go no farther than the Twin Cities until at least Tuesday or when the derailment site in Montana is cleared. No substitute transportation was provided.

Future of Bremer Bank at stake in trial that starts this week

The state of Minnesota is trying to oust trustees of Otto Bremer Trust, owner of Bremer Bank, who attempted to sell the financial institution two year

The presiding judge says that making a decision may mean weighing in on a bigger question: whether Bremer Financial can be sold by the trust.

John Hinckley, who shot Reagan, to be freed from oversight

Barry Levine, left, attorney for John Hinckley Jr., speaks with reporters outside U.S. District Court, Monday, Sept. 27, 2021, in Washington, after a

A federal judge said Monday that John Hinckley Jr., who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan four decades ago, can be freed from all remaining restrictions next year if he continues to follow those rules and remains mentally stable.



The former Hillcrest golf course site in St. Paul’s northeast corner seen in April. As officials firm up plans to redevelop the 112-acre site to pro

Port Authority aims to bring Hillcrest jobs, housing together

Man, 62, fatally struck by limb while tree trimming with son in Wyoming
Sleeping boy, man grazed by gunfire on Portland Av. in Minneapolis
Medcalf: Minnesota's 'teen whisperer' humbled by support he's received during cancer fight

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Minnesota Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins (8) celebrated after throwing a touchdown to Adam Thielen in the second quarter. 





 

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Win over Seahawks big moment for new Vikings' offensive coordinator Kubiak

A-Rod on buying Wolves, Lynx: 'We have no plans to move'
In raucous home opener, Cousins and Vikings dominate Seattle
Reusse takes apart Fleck's Gophers, throws praise at Vikings' success

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Stop N Shop Store, destroyed by fire during the rioting following the killing of George Floyd in 2020, has been rebuilt and reopened on Tuesday.

'Welcome back': Last original tenant reopens in strip mall off Lake Street

St. Anthony: Case shows the difficulties of recovering from financial fraud
George Floyd's death, pandemic led director of Ann Bancroft Foundation to change her career
As stocks quaked in recent weeks, the dollar became a safe haven once again

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., in Congress last week. Senate Republicans on Monday prepared to block a bill that would fund the govern

Republicans are playing a dangerous game with debt

Biden keeps avoiding reporters
Keith Ellison: Let the amendment start a conversation
Readers Write: COVID, getting to school, suicide rates, media coverage


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Gold medallist Sunisa Lee of the Unites States displays her medal for the artistic gymnastics women’s all-around at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Thursd

Yuen: The grief of losing your parents' language

Updated Broadway hit 'Constitution' opens at Guthrie Theater
Bob Dylan to resume Never-Ending Tour in November, but not in his home state
Small but vocal group shuns businesses with unvaccinated employees

Souhan: After shining on big stages, Collier disappeared in playoffs

The Lynx's loss in a single-elimination WNBA playoff game to Chicago at Target Center was directly related to Napheesa Collier's unusually lackluster performance.

Scoggins: Confident, Cousins shows some swag — even throwing a shoe

The Vikings quarterback pushed all the right buttons against Seattle and continued to leave the impression that something new is clicking this season.

St. Anthony: Case shows the difficulties of recovering from financial fraud

The Perham couple is trying to collect $500,000-plus from a former financial adviser and shuttered brokerage.



Somewhere in the crowds on Jan. 6, a member of the Proud Boys was texting with his FBI handler, the New York Times reports.

Among the Jan. 6 rioters storming the U.S. Capitol was an FBI informant

Pelosi vows to pass $1T bill, move ahead on larger measure
Liz Cheney: 'I was wrong' in opposing gay marriage in past
2 Minn. legislators seek probe of court-mandated mental health exams after report on fatal shooting

In this photo provided by Kimberly Fossen people work at the scene of an Amtrak train derailment on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, in north-central Montana

Investigators probe Amtrak Empire Builder derailment that killed 3

FBI investigating Missouri cops who let dog bite Black man
Friends, family flock to Long Island to mourn Gabby Petito
North Dakota stuntman known as Flying Farmer crashes on jump

German Chancellor Angela Merkel stands as leading CDU members applaud and Armin Laschet, the top CDU candidate grimaces, after the German parliament e

Social Democrats narrowly beat Merkel's bloc in German vote

Rowdy celebrations erupt in Norway as COVID restrictions end
Haitians returning to a homeland that's far from welcoming
Israeli troops kill 5 Palestinians in West Bank gunbattles

A C-130 aircraft carries service members back to Minnesota after a deployment in the Middle East in March 2020. These planes often fly over the Twin C

Why do military cargo planes regularly fly in pairs over the Twin Cities?

Twin Cities area is recycling more than ever. Why hasn't landfilling declined?
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Listen: Why are there so many new 5G cell antennas in some neighborhoods?

The Zeitgeist theater in Duluth is one of the venues for screenings and workshops during the Catalyst Content Festival, which starts Wednesday.

From Duluth screens to Netflix streams: The Catalyst Content Festival returns this week

Minnesota company aims to help families tap into carbon markets to conserve forests
In the aftermath of the Greenwood fire, families sift through the wreckage
Duluth home prices keep climbing

In this video grab issued Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, by the Television Academy, Lorne Michaels accepts the award for outstanding variety sketch series fo

'SNL' returning with all but one incumbent cast member

'View' hosts say they had false positive COVID tests
'Moulin Rouge! The Musical' sashays home with 10 Tony Awards
Rolling Stones open American tour, pay tribute to drummer

Mike Findley and his mentor, Christopher Cary, chatted during a Queerspace Collective meeting at the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden.

New Minneapolis nonprofit launches LGBTQ mentoring program, one of few in U.S.

A white boomer and a young Black poet honor Lake Street with collection of poetry and art
Bemidji-based Able To Vote is working to increase voter turnout in disability community
The bench from Kao Kalia Yang's 'A Map into the World' has a new home