Three found dead in pickup truck in Bloomington parking lot

Investigators said the vehicle was found near I-494 and France Avenue S.

Minnesota's 2040 carbon-free energy bill poised for Walz's signature

The new standard would push utilities in Minnesota to ditch coal, natural gas and other energy sources that release planet-warming gases by 2040.

The legislation requires electricity generated by Minnesota utilities to be free of carbon within 17 years.

Minnesota and Norway celebrate a half-century of military connection

Minnesota National Guard soldiers and airmen share a hot beverage with Norwegian Home Guard Soldiers in Haltdalen, Norway last March during a five-day

Norwegian troops will be in the state to train, while leaders officially recognize the partnership.

COVID-19 persists while flu declines in Minnesota

Naima Ahmed received one of the last COVID-19 tests administered by nurse Sue Clarke at the state’s St. Paul Midway testing site before it shut down

An early influenza wave ended early in Minnesota, despite the state's risk factors for a more severe season.

Our Streets Minneapolis bike coalition fined for lobbying efforts

Our Streets Minneapolis cyclists on a memorial ride through Minneapolis in 2017. The nonprofit has been fined for failing to register with the state a

The nonprofit, which failed to register employees as lobbyists, agreed to pay the city for violations.



Monique Johnson, left, spoke of her dead son Howard Johnson as Amity Dimock, right, hugged Amir Locke’s mother, Karen Wells, on Thursday in St. Paul

On anniversary of Amir Locke killing, family and activists demand accountability

Pumping Mississippi River water west: solution or pipe dream?
Deputies rescue puppy tossed from pickup on I-694 hours after chase ends in arrest
St. Paul releases Summit Avenue bike lane draft plan

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Skylar Little Soldier is a Hastings wrestler and proud member of the Three Affiliated Tribes who bears an Olympic dream.

Meet Skylar Little Soldier: She's the highest regarded wrestler in Minnesota — and has big goals

Souhan: Four reasons to keep Dalvin Cook — and four to let No. 4 go
Wolves' Edwards not selected among NBA All-Star reserves
All-Star Kaprizov skates circles around rivals (and has a leg up, too)

Chris Metz, who has been fired as CEO of Vista Outdoors.

Vista Outdoor fires CEO before company spinoff of businesses, including Federal Ammunition

Inside UnitedHealthcare's effort to deny coverage to chronically ill patient
Outdoor shopping centers are hot, even in the cold
Sun Country reports industry-high completion factor during busy holiday season

Surrounded by DFL legislators, Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz, center, signs a bill to add a “fundamental right” to abortion access into state law on Tue

There's still time for reasoned restraint on abortion

Get light-rail safety back on track
Editorial cartoon: Modern American oxymorons
Readers Write: Restoring voting rights, driver's licenses, Sen. Dave Durenberger



Rita Moreno, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin and Sally Field are football fans in “80 for Brady.”

Review: '80 for Brady' finds Jane Fonda, Sally Field, Lily Tomlin and Rita Moreno taking the field

Tips for scoring tickets to Beyoncé and other major concerts post-Taylor Swift
Grammy predictions: Adele or Beyoncé? Both will win
Guthrie opens the new year singing 'Blues for an Alabama Sky'

Souhan: Four reasons to keep Dalvin Cook — and four to let No. 4 go

The Vikings running back is a team leader and dynamic playmaker, but from the salary cap to the position he plays, there are reasons he might not return next season.

Reusse: Sertich full of hockey memories and Iron Range pride while he fights cancer

It's easy to trace the success of Minnesota Duluth hockey back to Mike Sertich, still full of pride for the North Country.

Scoggins: Can Wolves make Towns fit into their winning formula?

When he returns from the injury that has sidelined him for 33 games, it will be up to Karl-Anthony Towns and Chris Finch to work KAT's game into a formula that's working well right now.


The new standard would push utilities in Minnesota to ditch coal, natural gas and other energy sources that release planet-warming gases by 2040.

Minnesota's 2040 carbon-free energy bill poised for Walz's signature

House votes to remove Omar from Foreign Affairs panel
Legislative auditor recommends improving oversight of state grants going to Minnesota nonprofits
On anniversary of Amir Locke killing, family and activists demand accountability


A high altitude balloon floated over Billings, Mont., on Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2023. The U.S. is tracking a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon that h

Pentagon: Chinese spy balloon spotted over Western US

NJ councilwoman found shot to death outside of her home
Police now say no evidence of planned big Hollywood shooting
Inside UnitedHealthcare's effort to deny coverage to chronically ill patient

Minnesota National Guard soldiers and airmen share a hot beverage with Norwegian Home Guard Soldiers in Haltdalen, Norway last March during a five-day

Minnesota and Norway celebrate a half-century of military connection

'A big deal': US, Philippines tighten military ties
Putin invokes Stalingrad battle as justifying Ukraine fight
Major textile factory in Haiti to close plant, lay off 3,500

Mike Bakk, U.S. Steel’s Minnesota-based director of operational readiness, posed by a hydraulic shovel in Keewatin, Minn., in 2022. These machines a

What is the largest machine in Minnesota?

Listen: How did Minnesota become a window manufacturing hub?
Ask a question now: What are you curious about, Minnesota?
Did a famed parks leader import gray squirrels to Minneapolis — and have the red ones killed?

Las Vegas police work near the home of former actor Nathan Lee Chasing His Horse, who goes by Nathan Chasing Horse, Tuesday in North Las Vegas, Nev.

'Dances With Wolves' actor remains jailed in sex abuse case

Hasty Pudding fetes Bob Odenkirk as its 2023 Man of the Year
Exuberant Springsteen, E St. Band launch 1st tour in 6 years
'Daily Show's' Roy Wood to headline White House press dinner

Hilda Landy, left, and Luz Astudillo, both with Kitchen Coalition, packaged meals of tofu curry to be delivered to student housing last week at the Ca

Kitchen Coalition expands beyond Twin Cities with restaurant-style meals to needy

Q&A: Big Brothers Big Sisters CEO recruits alumni as mentors
Meet Skylar Little Soldier: She's the highest regarded wrestler in Minnesota — and has big goals
Minnesota prosthetics project for Ukrainian soldiers seeks to be 'lights in this world'