Wright County deputies fatally shoot armed man in mental crisis

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating the shooting that happened around 1 a.m. in the 12000 block of 72nd Court NE in Otsego.

Senate Democrats approve big Biden deal; House to vote next

Vice President Kamala Harris waves as she departs the Senate after the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act at the U.S. Capitol on August 7, 2022, i

Democrats pushed their election-year economic package to Senate passage Sunday, a hard-fought compromise less ambitious than President Joe Biden's original domestic vision but one that still meets deep-rooted party goals of slowing global warming, moderating pharmaceutical costs and taxing immense corporations.

Metro Transit retools Route 22 for faster trips, fewer stops

A rider with a bicycle pulls the bike off a rack on a Metro Transit on Lake Street.

Some stops will be removed and sections of the route will be eliminated.

St. Paul schools seek to go electric with buses

An electric school bus rolls into the parking lot at Brooklyn Middle School in the Osseo school district in November 2021. Osseo was one of five distr

The Environmental Protection Agency is accepting applications to replace up to 25 vehicles.

GOP seeking power over elections in Wisconsin, Minnesota

Kim Crockett, the GOP-endorsed candidate for secretary of state, speaks during the first day of the Minnesota State Republican Convention on May 13 in

Wisconsin's secretary of state has no role in elections, but that could change if Republicans are able to flip the seat this year and pass a law that would empower the office with far more responsibilities.



Beginning with Chris Swanson’s first campaign for Two Harbors mayor in 2016, Melissa Giles and Nancy Christenson have spoken out over the sexual abu

Juvenile sentence haunts Two Harbors mayor

Want to stop crime? Walk with us, say Minneapolis block clubs
Burnsville police arrest man in suspected arson after apartment fire
Brooks: Beloved Twin Cities businesses are making a comeback, thanks to you

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Blue Jays starter Kevin Gausman pitched six shutout innings in Toronto’s 3-2, 10-inning victory over the Twins at Target Field on Sunday.

Controversial calls prove costly to Twins in 3-2, 10-inning loss to Blue Jays

'Bigger than me': Vikings with African heritage part of growing wave in NFL
Twins' Kirilloff to have season-ending wrist surgery
Lynx's Napheesa Collier will return today after giving birth in May

Adam Lund and Dustin Johnson looked around a precision spraying system at Farmfest on Tuesday, helped by Greeneye Technology’s Kody Paxton. Johnson

Minnesota farmers call outside investments 'a sticky situation'

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St. Anthony: New restaurant is just latest project for north Minneapolis developer
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Staff members hold the certification of Electoral College votes from Tennessee during a joint session of the House and Senate to confirm Electoral Col

Protect democracy, pass electoral reform

America's No. 1 killer: still an affair of the heart
How I survived my summer vacation
Readers Write: Minneapolis crime, tainted Alzheimer's research, climate, bravery



Kenny Chesney thanked the Vikings for letting him workout at TCO Performance Center before he rocked their stadium later Saturday.

Review: For hyper Kenny Chesney at U.S. Bank Stadium, it was no shoes, no shirt, big volume

Yuen: Black families have been getting away to this Minnesota lake for nearly 100 years
Northfield writer's daughter wanted more female heroes. So he made a movie.
Louie Anderson gets touching tribute from one of his closest comedy buddies

Metro Transit retools Route 22 for faster trips, fewer stops

Some stops will be removed and sections of the route will be eliminated.

Reusse: Twins' draft pick Lee found home away from home playing prairie baseball

A summer spent in Willmar after the pandemic closed down other baseball leagues introduced 2022 first-round draft pick Brooks Lee to Minnesota long before the Twins were in the picture.

Souhan: Don't go, Sylvia ... but if you do, thanks for the memories

This might be the final week for one of the all-time greats in Minnesota sports: Sylvia Fowles. She can still play, no doubt, but it fits her personality to take a bow.


Rep. Ilhan Omar and Don Samuels face off in Tuesday’s primary.

Public safety and abortion at issue in race between Omar, Samuels

Senate Democrats approve big Biden deal; House to vote next
Biden leaves White House for 1st time since getting COVID-19
Official: Gang kills, burns former Haitian senator, nephew


President Joe Biden waves as he walk to board Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, on his way to his Rehoboth Beach, Del., h

Biden leaves White House for 1st time since getting COVID-19

Coroner: Smoke inhalation killed at least 5 of 10 in fire
Police: 4th Muslim killed in Albuquerque over past 9 months
Florida prosecutor vows to fight Gov. DeSantis suspension

Smoke rises following Israeli airstrikes on a building in Gaza City’s Shijaiyah neighborhood, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022.

Cease-fire between Palestinians, Israel takes effect in Gaza

Firefighters battle big blaze at Cuba tank farm for 2nd day
Venezuela, Colombia border areas hopeful as reopening looms
Shift in war's front seen as grain leaves Ukraine; plant hit

The Renewal By Andersen replacement windows factory in Cottage Grove is one of Minnesota’s many manufacturers of windows and doors.

How did Minnesota become a window manufacturing hub?

How lumberjacks harnessed an 'ocean of pine' to build Minnesota
Listen: Why did Scandinavian immigrants choose Minnesota?
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Beginning with Chris Swanson’s first campaign for Two Harbors mayor in 2016, Melissa Giles and Nancy Christenson have spoken out over the sexual abu

Juvenile sentence haunts Two Harbors mayor

Tall ships sail into Two Harbors for Lake Superior festival
Soaring property values shock owners in Minn. lake country
Jury finds for pharmacist who declined to fill birth control prescription

FILE - Miss North Dakota Cara Mund reacts after being named Miss America during the Miss America 2018 pageant in Atlantic City, N.J., Sunday, Sept. 10

Former Miss America Cara Mund plans to run for Congress

Anne Heche hospitalized for burns after she crashes car, setting L.A. home on fire
Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson break up after 9 months together
Anne Heche in hospital, 'stable' after fiery car crash

Leo St. Martin, 6, of Inver Grove Heights, catches a ball during a Beautiful Lives Project event that offered people with disabilities an opportunity

Saints players, people with disabilities team up for baseball fun at CHS Field

Plymouth woman uses her art to educate about rare pediatric-onset multiple sclerosis
Tribal pharmacy dispenses free medications for Native Americans in Minneapolis
She's 37. A mom of two. And America's fastest female marathoner.