Did the Twin Cities population grow or shrink during the pandemic?

A crane lifts a roof section as construction is underway Thursday, May 26, 2022 at Reeve Lakeside Apartments in Robbinsdale, Minn.. New census figures

Two new datasets showing city-level population estimates give quite different results.

Minnesota Public Radio drops award-winning program 'APM Reports'

Host and lead reporter Madeleine Baran interviews Curtis Flowers, who was tried for the same crime six times in Mississippi, for “In the Dark” pod

The program tackled a wide range of topics in its nearly seven-year run.

A decade after rare brain tumor, Minnesota student set to graduate

Kasson-Mantorville senior Wyatt Deno, center, had been diagnosed with a dangerous brain tumor in 2011.

Wyatt Deno beat the odds as a 7-year-old and hopes to work with other children and families dealing with medical trauma.

Southern Baptist leaders release secret accused abuser list

A cross and Bible sculpture stand outside the Southern Baptist Convention headquarters in Nashville, Tenn., on Tuesday, May 24, 2022. On Tuesday, top

In response to an explosive investigation, top Southern Baptists have released a previously secret list of hundreds of pastors and other church-affiliated personnel accused of sexual abuse.

Failed search for UMD chancellor cost more than $160,000

The University of Minnesota Duluth will seek an interim chancellor after a failed search for a campus leader.

U President Joan Gabel declined to say why none of the three finalists got the job.

The Minneapolis City Council reappointed three longtime staff to department heads Thursday, May 26, 2022. They postponed a vote on the city coordinato

Three Mpls. department heads get nod; city coordinator decision postponed

Prince to be honored with commemorative street sign outside First Avenue
St. Paul reveals final plans for $18M in upgrades to three libraries
Two staples of UMD Athletics announce June retirements

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Minnesota Twins' Jose Miranda, center, reacts after striking out on a check swing with the bases loaded, between Kansas City Royals catcher MJ Melende

Disastrous eighth inning for Twins blows two-run lead in 3-2 loss to Royals

Lifesavers: Minneapolis canoeist meets men who saved his life in frigid Mississippi
Souhan: Fledgling, sure, but Aurora's first match had big-event vibe
Show them the money? Will Towns, Jefferson, Fiala get new contracts?

Scores, schedules, and stats
3M’s Cottage Grove manufacturing facility.

3M will pay $2.8 million fine for hazardous waste violations in Cottage Grove

U.S. judge cuts $55 million 3M combat-earplug verdict by over half
St. Anthony: Minneapolis firm strikes first major deal for its PFAS-fighting technology
Medtronic, DaVita to create new kidney care company

The Minneapolis Third Police Precinct building burned on May 28, 2020, during the protests that followed the death of George Floyd.

After two years, MPD family's wounds also remain fresh

Biden's clarity on Taiwan is risky
Texas school shooting: Teachers' love held them until the last
Texas school shooting: Focus not only on how, but why

David Letterman is thoughtful, considerate and curious in “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction.”

Neal Justin: David Letterman should join the '60 Minutes' team

Sounds of summer: 15 outdoor concerts to see in Minnesota (and five free options)
'Frontline' teams up with Star Tribune for documentary on Minneapolis police
Review: Entertaining 'Top Gun' zooms Tom Cruise back into the danger zone

Souhan: Fledgling, sure, but Aurora's first match had big-event vibe

On a beautiful Minnesota night, the Aurora played in what felt like a championship setting. The game was a draw, 1-1, before 5,219 fans, but the game was a success before it began.

Brooks: Vandals don't silence Survivors Memorial at Boom Island Park in Minneapolis

With thousands of dollars donated to repair the damage, the memorial is proving as resilient as the survivors it was created to celebrate and console.

St. Anthony: Minneapolis firm strikes first major deal for its PFAS-fighting technology

A Japanese chemical company will use the technology developed by Claros Technologies, which will open a new headquarters and pilot plant Tuesday in northeast Minneapolis.

Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., is joined at left by Sen. Alex Padilla, D-Calif., as they speak to activists demanding action on gun control legislation a

Senate GOP blocks domestic terrorism bill, gun policy debate

NRA stages big gun show in Texas days after school massacre
Wisconsin GOP leader open to arming teachers in schools
Trump loses appeal, must testify in New York civil probe

A state trooper with the Texas Highway Patrol pulls crime scene tape around a fence behind Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on Wednesday morni

Uvalde had prepared for school shootings. It did not stop the rampage

Police face growing criticism over response to Texas school shooting as parents speak out
Native students exercise right to wear regalia at graduation
Daughter and her best friends 'are all gone now,' dad says

Daniel, right, a 16-year-old Ukrainian, receives instruction on weapons handling and other combat skills during a training event for volunteers joinin

Russia slams sanctions, seeks to blame West for food crisis

Live updates | Mayor: Some 1,500 killed in Sievierodonetsk
China and Russia veto new U.N. sanctions on North Korea
Palestinians: Israel deliberately killed Al Jazeera reporter

A baseball game between St. Olaf College and Carlton College in Northfield in 1887.

How did pro baseball get its start in Minnesota?

Why did Scandinavian immigrants choose Minnesota?
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Listen: How an inside joke led to St. Cloud getting its name

The University of Minnesota Duluth will seek an interim chancellor after a failed search for a campus leader.

Failed search for UMD chancellor cost more than $160,000

Two staples of UMD Athletics announce June retirements
Historic flooding hits northern Minnesota as water levels continue to rise
Two Harbors City Council sets recall election — unless mayor resigns first

British prosecutors have charged actor Kevin Spacey with four counts of sexual assault against three men.

Kevin Spacey to face 4 sex assault charges in Britain

Depeche Mode founding keyboardist Andy Fletcher dies at 60
Alan White, longtime drummer for prog rock's Yes, dead at 72
Meghan pays respect to Texas school shooting victims

Freddy Tirado jumped in line to get ice cream as he visited Hennepin Healthcare’s new mobile pediatric van outside the hospital in Minneapolis.

In Minneapolis, a mobile van rolls out with health care outreach to kids

From the Twin Cities to Africa: A better world for women, 'By Us'
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