Ramsey County public defender, ex-assistant attorney general resigns in fallout of sexual abuse charges

He was accused of sexually assaulting a woman in Cook, Ramsey and Washington counties and won't serve time.

Charge: Former St. Paul cop set fire to building that houses his restaurant

In 2019, he pleaded guilty to an assault that led to five St. Paul police officers being fired.

Bill would transfer vast tract of Minnesota-owned woodlands back to White Earth tribe

The proposal would change ownership of portions of the White Earth State Forest within the band's reservation boundaries.

Supreme Court restores Trump to ballot, rejecting state attempts to ban him over Capitol attack

The Supreme Court on Monday unanimously restored Donald Trump to 2024 presidential primary ballots, rejecting state attempts to ban the Republican former president over the Capitol riot.

Stuck in jail: Minnesotans with mental illness languish in lockup

The wait time to access treatment for those in jail is at an all-time high. A new report suggests fixes, but they are complicated and costly.




Stillwater to notify residents of PFAS contamination

Lake Street nonprofit opens shiny new classrooms for trades-interested students
In our record-breaking warm winter, what happens to our stockpiles of road salt?
Tom the 'lost trucker cat' reunited with his humans in St. Cloud

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Vikings studying defensive line class, in case QB plans fall apart

'The Professor' is in: Meet the boys hockey Metro Player of the Year
Live at 7 p.m.: Wolves try to snap skid vs. Trail Blazers, follow on Gameview
Who made the boys hockey All-Metro teams? Our best 26 players.

4,000 janitors went on strike Monday, and about 1,000 nursing home workers plan the same on Tuesday

Xcel says big reason it needs to spend millions on new projects is regional grid's reliability risks
CHS buys back its headquarters building in Inver Grove Heights
Finding a nanny can be time consuming. Here are three ways to find the right caregiver


Why voting matters on Super Tuesday

Counterpoint: From an urban-planning perspective, 2040 dispute is mystifying, worrisome
Editorial cartoon: SCOTUS takes on Trump's case
Readers Write: Ballot initiatives, rideshare wages, Blue Line extension, state surplus, U president


Review: Red Eye's 'Vastness' captures life and death with emotion, TikTok trends and classical styles

Comedian Richard Lewis laid to rest in Roseville
Review: Jason Isbell keeps on trucking through changes in rock-solid two-night St. Paul stand
U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy wants you to exercise your social muscles

Yuen: Seller, beware — if you're hoping to unload this Ikea dresser, it may be worth more than you think

Enterprising "flippers" are scouring online sites for used goods, snatching up items they know will resell for much higher.

Souhan: Best in the West? Wolves tumble from top of conference.

Sunday's loss to the Clippers raised a batch of issues and a revision of the columnist's power rankings in the Western Conference. Here's how it looks now.

Lileks: Overcharged for bacon? Soowee! Or is it sue?

If you've got the class, we've got the action.

Reusse: With new pressing tactics, Loons fans could be in for a fun season

Minnesota United's home opener featured a Liverpool-style, high-intensity press that left even Patrick Reusse begrudgingly entertained.



Donald Trump falsely claims he won Minnesota in 2020, then contradicts himself

Heading into Super Tuesday, many Minnesota voters unhappy with Biden-Trump rematch
Nikki Haley wins the District of Columbia's Republican primary and gets her first 2024 victory

Supreme Court restores Trump to ballot, rejecting state attempts to ban him over Capitol attack

Data science under fire: What math do high schoolers really need?
Voucher expansion leads to more students, waitlists and classes for some religious schools
Masked shooters kill 4 people and wound 7 at an outdoor party in California, police say

A woman clutching an infant is found in the rubble of Ukraine building after Russian drone strike

Rival of Netanyahu visits US, signaling wider cracks in Israel's wartime leadership
After 10 years of trying, a Palestinian woman had twins. An Israeli strike killed them both
North Korea threatens to take military moves in response to US-South Korean drills

Why does Maplewood have such an odd shape?

What roles did Minnesota's Native American chiefs play? And who were some notable ones?
Ask a question now: What are you curious about, Minnesota?
Listen: What does it mean when Minnesota courts sentence offenders to 'the workhouse'?

Norway's hospitalized king gets a pacemaker in Malaysia after falling ill during vacation

A party like no other? Asia's richest man celebrates son's prenuptials with a star-studded bash
Film director who was shot by Alec Baldwin says it felt like being hit by a baseball bat
Iris Apfel, fashion icon known for her eye-catching style, dies at 102

Women in Twin Cities group help each other develop their careers

Months after suffering cardiac arrest at MSP, survivor meets bystanders who helped save his life
U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy wants you to exercise your social muscles
St. Cloud rallies to find Arizona trucker's cat that escaped into the cold