Minneapolis Public Schools projects 'fiscal crisis' within 5 years

Interim Superintendent Rochelle Cox, pictured in a file photo, said this week that the Minneapolis Public Schools current financial path “is not sus

The district's enrollment continues to drop and the pandemic relief money it used to balance its budget will sunset in 2024.

New map reclaims Ojibwe names in northern Minnesota

An excerpt of a new handmade map that details the traditional realm of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa in northern Minnesota, along with original Ojib

The map details the traditional realm of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa, the Zagaakwaandagowininiwag, or the "people of the big forest."

Mpls. council committee overrides critics, approves proposed police oversight commission

Audience members responded Wednesday as the Minneapolis City Council’s public health and safety committee voted to recommend approval of the proposa

Most speakers at a public hearing denounced the proposal to revamp the civilian police oversight process.

Minnesota adds 2 'debilitating' conditions for medical cannabis

Medical cannabis products containing THC are available in Minnesota to patients with qualifying health conditions. The list of conditions will expand

Reviews find medical evidence to support use of cannabis to manage obsessive-compulsive disorder and irritable bowel syndrome.

Searching for a senior home? A new tool helps Minnesotans screen out unsafe providers

Kristine Sundberg, executive director of Elder Voice Advocates, called for heightened oversight of senior care facilities at a legislative hearing in

The website is a collaboration of elder advocates and the state Department of Health.



Tow truck traffic was steady at the city’s impound lot in Minneapolis on Wednesday. A ticket and tow cost drivers nearly $200 — and the time to go

Hundreds of Twin Cities vehicles towed after snow emergencies

Facing workplace investigation, Mower County sheriff to temporarily step back from duties
Northern long-eared bats added to endangered species list
Met Council adopts policy to better address risks and expenses of future transit projects

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Injured Vikings defensive lineman Dalvin Tomlinson watched Thursday’s game against the Patriots from the sidelines.

Tomlinson nearing a welcome return to the Vikings defense

U football stars Ibrahim, Schmitz named first-team All-Big Ten
Wild to face top goal scorers, but have one of their own in Kaprizov
Vikings' Booth will miss rest of season; Darrisaw still sidelined

Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz during an interview Wednesday in St. Paul expressed openness to the proposed merger of Fairview Health Services and Sanford He

Walz signals openness to revived Sanford-Fairview merger

Powell: Fed to keep rates higher for longer to cut inflation
Searching for a senior home? A new tool helps Minnesotans screen out unsafe providers
Stocks rally after Fed chair signals slowdown in rate hikes

Semi-automatic rifles are seen at Coastal Trading and Pawn, in July in Auburn, Maine.

Time to reinstate assault weapons ban

Editorial counterpoint: Camera cops: Something's wrong with this picture.
Editorial cartoon: Jeff Koterba on inflation
Readers Write: Speed cameras, presidential primaries, environment and energy



Santa posed for a photo with Brenda Madrid and son Marcelo, 6 months, as dad Sergio took a photo at Holidazzle in Loring Park in Minneapolis.

22 Twin Cities area holiday light shows and tree lightings add splendor to the season

Jason Hackett to join KARE's 'Sunrise' team
Dayton's 8th floor holiday show figures return, at 50th and France
Decades after Aquavit closed, chef Marcus Samuelsson still has a soft spot for Mpls.

Neal: St. Thomas ponders challenge to playoff ban after winning title

St. Thomas won the Pioneer League football title in only its second year in Division I and is wondering whether the deal it made with the NCAA to jump from Division III to D-I should be changed.

A big delay, then a big win; former Gophers QB leads another winner

Football Across Minnesota: Bethel's surprising playoff victory came 30 hours after landing in Oregon. Bryan Cupito has found a new football love in Minneapolis: the Phelps Falcons. More on P.J. Fleck's "you all" comment, Justin Jefferson's greatness and more.

Niron Magnetics plans to power greener electric motors

The Minneapolis-based company has raised $77 million to develop 'clean earth' magnets.


From left, Rep. Pete Aguilar (D-Calif.), Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.), and Rep. Katherine Clark (D-Mass.), the newly elected U.S. House Democratic le

Jeffries wins historic bid to lead House Dems after Pelosi

Walz signals openness to revived Sanford-Fairview merger
No longer the fringe: Small-town voters fear for America
Met Council adopts policy to better address risks and expenses of future transit projects


President Joe Biden speaks at the White House Tribal Nations Summit at the Department of the Interior in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022

Biden pledges new commitments, respect for tribal nations

AG: Penalize doctor who spoke of Ohio 10-year-old's abortion
Jan. 6 panel interviews Wisconsin GOP Assembly speaker
No longer the fringe: Small-town voters fear for America

Demonstrators stage a rally to denounce Chinese government’s continued zero-COVID policies in South Korea on Wednesday.

Chinese vaccine plans spark hope for end of 'zero COVID'

Buckingham Palace household member resigns amid race comment
IS says leader Abu al-Hassan al-Qurayshi killed in battle
Ukraine welcomes arms offers, no word on Patriot missiles

November 23, 1969 Keith J. Dineen, district manager for customer services, stands in the 'Guts' of Univac II When a group of high-class engineers took

Minnesota companies once dominated the supercomputer industry. What happened?

How were the bluffs of southeast Minnesota formed?
Ask a question now: What are you curious about, Minnesota?
Minnesota is a top corn producer. But how much of it is eaten by humans?

Musician Christine McVie attends the 2019 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at the Barclays Center on Friday, March 29, 2019, in New York.

Christine McVie, Fleetwood Mac singer-songwriter, dies at 79

Mistrial declared in actor Danny Masterson's rape trial
McConaughey, Kunis among People mag's 'People of the Year'
Buckingham Palace household member resigns amid race comment

Host J.P. Der Boghossian, right, spoke with William Burleson, author of “Bi America: Myths, Truths, and Struggles of an Invisible Community,” in a

Minnesotan's podcast showcases 'life-saving' books with LGBTQ guests

What's a 65-year-old retiree to do? Hike the Appalachian Trail
Disability etiquette: Stop embarrassing yourself and learn the right way to engage
Owner of senior housing turns childhood home in Minnetonka into assisted-living facility