They kept this Minnesota slaughterhouse running. Then it went bust, abandoning workers.

HyLife in Windom laid off hundreds of legal workers from Salvatierra, a Mexican city plagued by crime and poverty. The plant's failure revealed a gap in the U.S. visa system, throwing lives into turmoil.

University of Minnesota students will pay more in tuition next school year

Regents approved the tuition increases in a divided vote Thursday. Some said the largest hike in a decade gave them pause, while others said the increases were needed to maintain services.

Can Royalston Square bring a touch of Vegas to the North Loop?

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Medtronic layoffs continue as it realigns workforce to 'strategic priorities'

The medical device company run from Fridley confirmed cuts but offered few specifics.

St. Louis Park man sentenced to 10 years for joining, fighting for ISIS overseas

Abdelhamid Al-Madioum has since said he 'joined a death cult' and has helped the FBI investigate terror cases around the country.




Just four women have served on the Stillwater City Council. Next year, there will likely be a fifth.

Weather service probing if tornado touched down in northern Minnesota
Tolkkinen: Living in rural Minnesota, I've made my yard my grocery store
Travelers waiting to board MSP flight to Hartford told of special passenger: Officer Jamal Mitchell

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For Vikings rookie McCarthy, the team's summer break won't be a vacation

Three things the Timberwolves might learn from the Celtics
Everything to know about the U.S. Olympic gymnastic trials in Minneapolis
In midst of a massive slump, Twins send Kirilloff to the minors

The new answer for empty Twin Cities stores? Asian grocers and market destinations

Medtronic layoffs continue as it realigns workforce to 'strategic priorities'
Corn-sugar chemical plant in Minnesota lands $213 million federal loan
Minnesota receiving $10.5 million in talc powder settlement with Johnson & Johnson


Approve Minneapolis police contract, but continue to seek reform

Photo cop II: Hopefully better this time around
Caitlin Clark belonged on Olympic team
Readers Write: Alito flag controversy, Trump trial, polling on Gaza, U Holocaust center hire


Fridley brewery's new Hodgepodge food truck offers 'balanced but still indulgent menu'

Eagan's Mallory Weggemann prepares to be first Paralympian to host NBC's Olympics coverage
3 Twin Cities art events that get weird with it
Plugged back in: Cabooze and Myth Live are hosting concerts again after closure threats

Scoggins: Minnesota baseball is experiencing a pitching bonanza

Year-round training and social media have helped put state's crop of ace pitchers on the radar.

Tolkkinen: Living in rural Minnesota, I've made my yard my grocery store

Foraging and raising chickens took some getting used to for our grocery store-raised country transplant.

Brooks: Minnesota Legislature unites to help a soap maker and her celebrated bear fat soap

How one Hinckley soap maker and her local rep helped change state law. Maybe there's soap for us all.

Reusse: Clark hasn't earned a spot on the U.S. Olympic team. Yet.

Caitlin Clark was a wondrous college player who has brought huge numbers of ticket buyers to arenas and viewers to TV dens. None of that matters when choosing an Olympic team.



U.S. Senate set to vote on IVF protections bill despite looming opposition

Trump returns to Capitol Hill and whips up Republican lawmakers in first meeting since Jan. 6 attack
Jill Biden to make campaign stop in Duluth on Thursday in push for older supporters
Biden nominates assistant U.S. attorney to be next Minnesota federal judge

No charges in killing of gray wolf in southern Michigan. Experts stumped about how it got there.

Tropical rainstorms in South Florida lead to flight delays and streets jammed with stalled cars
Unanimous Supreme Court preserves access to widely used abortion medication
Newtown High graduates told to honor 20 classmates killed as first-graders 'today and every day'

Fistfight erupts in Italian Parliament as tensions rise over expanding regional autonomy

Poland reintroduces restrictions on accessing areas along Belarus border due to migration pressure
US reporter Evan Gershkovich, jailed in Russia on espionage charges, to stand trial, officials say
Suspected attack by Yemen's Houthi rebels sees missiles strike ship in Gulf of Aden, sparking blaze

Why did Minnesota erase much of its German culture?

'A total unicorn': How Pine City, Minn., became a pioneer in rural Pride
Introducing the Curious Minnesota Collection. Every question we've answered — now in one place
Listen: How did gambling develop into a major industry in Minnesota?

Eagan's Mallory Weggemann prepares to be first Paralympian to host NBC's Olympics coverage

Tom Brady enshrined into Patriots Hall of Fame during star-studded night
Matty Healy's mom says The 1975 singer and model Gabbriette Bechtel are engaged
Quincy Jones, Richard Curtis, Juliet Taylor and Bond producers will get honorary Oscars

Maplewood 12-year-old recognized for saving her family's home from fire

Yuen: Fighting stage 4 breast cancer, a Minnesota woman gets her wedding wish
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