Hennepin sheriff suspected of impaired driving in I-94 crash

Hennepin County Sheriff David Hutchinson at the Hennepin County Jail on his first day in office in 2019.

David Hutchinson was injured in a rollover crash in the middle of the night near Alexandria. He acknowledged making the "inexcusable decision to drive after drinking alcohol."

Unhappy St. Paul school parents forced to weigh school choice options

Frannie, left, and Luci Howatt played on the playground equipment at Galtier Community School in St. Paul in 2020. The playground is seen as a social

Galtier school community mourns planned closure.

Judge blocks Biden vaccine mandate for federal contractors

President Joe Biden talks about the newly approved COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 5-11 from the South Court Auditorium on the White House complex

A federal judge on Tuesday blocked President Joe Biden's administration from enforcing a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for employees of federal contractors, the latest in a string of victories for Republican-led states pushing back against Biden's pandemic policies.

Report: Amazon facilities in Minn. have high rate of injuries, pay inequities

Shown is Amazon’s fulfillment center in Shakopee.

A new report by the National Employment Law Project and Awood is urging for investigations by state authorities and more involvement by lawmakers in protecting warehouse workers.

COVID cases spike even as U.S. hits 200M vaccine milestone

Leanna Arcila, 7, is licked by Watson, a therapy dog with the Pawtucket police department, as she receives her COVID-19 vaccination from Dr. Eugenio F

The number of Americans fully vaccinated against COVID-19 reached 200 million Wednesday amid a dispiriting holiday-season spike in cases and hospitalizations that has hit even New England, one of the most highly inoculated corners of the country.



Jennifer Schmidt, a traveling RN, conducted a nasal antigen test on a student at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire last year.

COVID-19 surge stretches Wisconsin hospitals to the limit

University of Northwestern-St. Paul president to step down
Authorities looking for man charged with fatal shooting at Minneapolis gas station
Lawmakers propose renaming 3 Minnesota post offices to honor Guardsmen killed in helicopter crash

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Jamison Battle gets the crowd fired up during a game last month at Williams Arena.

How in the world is the Gophers men's basketball team 7-0?

Reeve takes over as Team USA basketball coach, goal is more Olympic gold
Steeled from the start, U volleyball team gets Baylor rematch in Sweet 16
Gophers captain Curry comes out of retirement, gets strength from mom

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Shown is Amazon’s fulfillment center in Shakopee.

Report: Amazon facilities in Minn. have high rate of injuries, pay inequities

Report: February 2022 might be turning point for back to office in Minnesota
Farrell: Would it help the economy to not buy holiday gifts?
Bright Health raising $750 million, including Cigna investment

In this photo from Jan. 31, 2020, U.S. Rep Thomas Massie, R-Ky., draws a handgun from his pocket during a rally in support of the Second Amendment.

Three words America forgot: 'The public good'

Something else America forgot: The capacity for surprise — and thus, for response
After chief's retirement, it is time for a Department of Public Safety
St. Thomas embarks on bold nursing plan


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50+  essential books for your winter reading and holiday shopping lists

50+ essential books for your winter reading and holiday shopping lists

10 ciders to brighten your holiday season
Arleta Little named executive director of the Loft Literary Center
Brother Jules, who spun records for Prince and KMOJ, has died

Reusse: New Hall of Famer Minoso was Cuban star, American showman

Minnie Minoso will go into the Cooperstown shrine next summer with Tony Oliva, Jim Kaat and Gil Hodges from the Golden Baseball Era.

These five painful decisions by Mike Zimmer led to one brutal loss

Football Across Minnesota: How did the Vikings lose to the winless Lions? Let's count the ways. But while the Vikings were faceplanting on the road, an important game was being played in their home.

Reusse: Oliva's prime a magnificent thing for a young man to watch

It was an April afternoon in 1964, when games on television were rare, that a young Tony Oliva made a lasting impression by showing he wouldn't be intimidated in the batter's box.



Former White House chief of staff Mark Meadows.

Jan. 6 panel to move forward with contempt against Meadows

Judge blocks Biden vaccine mandate for federal contractors
Biden: "Severe consequences" for Putin if he attacks Ukraine
Congressional leaders reach deal to hike debt limit

Deqa Dhalac poses near her home Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2021, in South Portland, Maine. On Monday Dhalac, who fled Mogadishu 31 years ago, became the first S

1st Somali mayor in U.S. shares vision: 'We are an inclusive city'

Giant Christmas tree outside Fox News headquarters set afire
'To Die For' inspiration Pamela Smart asks chance at freedom
Pfizer says COVID booster offers protection against omicron

India’s military chief, Gen. Bipin Rawat, and 12 others were killed Wednesday in a helicopter crash in southern Tamil Nadu state, the air force said

India's military chief, 12 others killed in helicopter crash

Arrested man is freed, not a suspect in Khashoggi's murder
Scholz replaces Merkel as German chancellor, opening new era
Biden: "Severe consequences" for Putin if he attacks Ukraine

What was the first movie filmed in Minnesota?

What was the first movie filmed in Minnesota?

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Why do Minnesotans have accents?

The big bear ambles by slowly in the Voyageurs Wolf Project’s clip.

Trail cam captures 'fat' bear up North — and the imagination of viewers

'Winter is definitely here': Snow wallops North Shore
Forest Service reducing access to BWCA next year in response to crowding
High levels of arsenic found in well water in northeast Minn. township

New Orleans Saints defensive end Glenn Foster Jr. (74) greets fans after practice before an NFL preseason football game against the Miami Dolphins, Th

Former NFL player Glenn Foster dies after arrest in Alabama

Lawyer: Case against Smollett based on testimony of 'liars'
High wind delays Michael Strahan's space trip with 5 others
Rose McGowan's lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein dismissed

Tonya Carlson, left, Randy Gustafson and Steve Yochim, volunteers from the Ramsey County Sheriff’s Department, wrapped and packaged gifts for the an

Roseville-based Salvation Army helps incarcerated parents give Christmas gifts to their children

University of Minnesota students create nonprofit to donate unused medications to those who can't afford them
Minnesota men help others "man up" to cancer with support and friendship
Retired FBI official saw a shortage of school bus drivers. He stepped up to the wheel