The proposal to cut $8 million from the police department comes as the council is deeply divided over how much to spend on policing.
With the latest numbers, Minnesota has now seen 3,476 deaths since the pandemic hit in March. "This is a sad development, but it is not a surprising development," Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm said.
An IRS ruling hardened a battle over the tax treatment of aid to small employers.
While Democrats powered through cities and suburbs to reclaim the White House, the party slid further behind in huge rural swaths of northern battlegrounds.
Spurred by fatal fire in Minneapolis, bill became stalled during pandemic.
Large hospital systems are grappling with how best to decide which health care workers will be vaccinated first for COVID-19.
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University graduate Neil Mumm is among the fans who are missing the annual Paul Bunyan Axe rivalry this weekend. So is a guy who turned heads and found a new friend by walking into a bar with his own Axe.
The annual tradition started in 1978 lives on after reports of its demise last November.
The surprise with the Gophers-Badgers cancellation is that the Gophers have made it through five games.