Chauvin trial judge's decision on 3rd-degree murder charge overturned

Derek Chauvin. (Hennepin County Sheriff's Office/TNS) ORG XMIT: 10025078W

The Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled Friday that a trial judge was wrong to refuse reinstating third-degree murder against former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin. The case goes back to District Judge Peter Cahill.

Senate works through night with virus aid on path to passage

Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., left, and Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, March 5, 2021.

The Senate worked through the night and past sunrise Saturday on Democrats' showpiece $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief bill after a deal between leaders and moderate Sen. Joe Manchin on emergency jobless benefits broke a logjam that had stalled the package.

'Miracle' hockey star Pavelich found dead in treatment facility

Jack O’Callahan, left, and Mark Pavelich of the 1980 U.S. ice hockey team talked during the “Relive the Miracle” reunion at Herb Brooks Arena on

The pride of the Iron Range was found mentally ill by a court after he was charged with beating a neighbor.

Minnesota to address racial and ethnic inequities in COVID-19 vaccinations

M Health Fairview nurse Nicole Parr administered a dose of the Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine Feb. 19 to James Wells, 73, of Minneapolis at Shiloh T

COVID-19 vaccinations for Minnesota's Black, Hispanic and Asian populations lag behind shots given to the state's white population. The information comes from 10 large health care systems.

St. Cloud man accused of raping girl at knifepoint at high school basketball game

St. Cloud man accused of raping girl at knifepoint at high school basketball game

The 19-year-old faces one felony count of first-degree criminal sexual conduct.



Walter Bell comforted his granddaughter, Sativa, 9, as they were overcome with emotion during Friday’s press conference in Minneapolis. Bell’s son

Families of those killed by police demand justice for George Floyd in former officer Derek Chauvin's trial

Why did Minneapolis tear down its biggest train station?
Brooks: For those baseball retirees whose careers ended too soon, the better pay and benefits came too late
Suspects apprehended, roads open after search in Bloomington

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The Wild’s Mats Zuccarello (36) celebrates with teammates Kirill Kaprizov (97), Victor Rask (49), Matt Dumba (24) and Jared Spurgeon (46) after scor

Wild's 5-1 victory in Arizona more than a highlight-reel show

Closing a season, and an era? Air of finality forms for Gophers' Pitino, Carr
Gophers hockey falls 5-2 to Michigan and out of first place
Neal: Minnesota should join other states, open doors to pro sports fans

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Medtronic plans to build a nearly 600,000-square-foot campus north of Denver to accommodate the area’s 2,000 current employees.

Medtronic to build campus in Colorado; may add 1,000 jobs there

Toro posts strong first quarter results as key seasonal sales converge
Jump in hiring fuels optimism for US economic recovery
CEO Paywatch: Ceredian CEO Ossip surpasses $100M threshold in 2020

Anti-coup protesters hold signs as they gather in Mandalay, Myanmar, on March 5.

Freedom recedes worldwide — including here

Remove state's vaccine query on sexual orientation
Sack cartoon: Terrorism in the U.S.
Readers Write: End-of-life issues, loitering laws, Black Minnesota musicians


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“The Great North”

'The Great North' is TV's next great animated series because it drops the edginess

Why 'the prettiest church in Minneapolis' fell to the wrecking ball
Books, podcasts and Twitter feeds throw out a lifeline for theater fans
Two masters of chamber music deliver on promise of 'Schubert Revealed'

Reusse: Teammates' memories of Pavelich date to Iron Range, UMD and Olympics

"This is tough for all of us," said Buzz Schneider, an Olympic linemate of Mark Pavelich, the former hockey star who was found dead Thursday at a mental health treatment center.

Neal: Minnesota should join other states, open doors to pro sports fans

Nearly 30 teams across the NHL and NBA are allowing a small number of fans into arenas. Why not in Minnesota?

Souhan: Under all that losing is a potential bright future for Wolves

The Wolves right now are a bad team playing as badly as ever. But assuming that their losing ways are predestined ignores the realities of modern sports.



Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va.) is followed by reporters as he walks to the Senate Chamber at the Capitol in Washington on Friday, March 5, 2021.

Senate Dems strike jobless aid deal, relief bill OK in sight

Giuliani probe awaits Garland as he nears AG confirmation
Parties at war over basis of U.S. democracy: Voting
Highlights: What's changed in the Senate's virus relief bill

Sleeping Beauty Castle, at the end of Main Street, in Disneyland Resort, in 2019.

California to let Major League Baseball, Disneyland reopen

Exam finds multiple cracks in part of United jet's engine
Wisconsin teen convicted of Slender Man stabbing seeking release
Medical journal's 'appalling' racism podcast, tweet prompt outcry

Pope Francis, right, meets with Iraq’s leading Shiite cleric, Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani in Najaf, Iraq, Saturday, March 6, 2021.

Pope, top Iraq Shiite cleric hold historic, symbolic meeting

At least 10 dead in bombing at restaurant in Somali capital
'Hotel Rwanda' hero was tricked onto plane, into arrest
First oak trees selected to replace Notre Dame's spire

Minneapolis’ brand new Great Northern Depot in 1914, the year it opened.

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Listen: How Ford made millions of windows from St. Paul sand
What does it take to become a police officer in Minnesota?

Jack O’Callahan, left, and Mark Pavelich of the 1980 U.S. ice hockey team talked during the “Relive the Miracle” reunion at Herb Brooks Arena on

'Miracle' hockey star Pavelich found dead in treatment facility

Former Cloquet police chief named Duluth deputy chief
Lake Superior ice disappears as fast as it formed
All eyes on Duluth as Grandma's Marathon becomes one of first big races in COVID era

A law enforcement officer looked over a damaged vehicle following a rollover accident involving golfer Tiger Woods in the Rancho Palos Verdes suburb o

Affidavit: Man found Tiger Woods unconscious after SUV crash

Meghan tells Oprah it's 'liberating' to talk without royal minders
Walter Gretzky, father of NHL star Wayne Gretzky, dies at 82
Judge: Paper must run Page 1 statement on Meghan's legal win

Glenn and Rose Ann Seutter at the convenience store they owned since 1974 and recently sold.      ] GLEN STUBBE • glen.stubbe@startribune.com   Thur

For 50 years, husband-wife team ran Minnetonka convenience store with friendliness, hard work

A Medtronic retiree with a talent for cooking turns her second act into fighting hunger
Creativity and fun helped Minneapolis financial services company succeed during COVID-19
Free store run by, for students helps Texas town