Community on edge as jury deliberates in Chauvin trial

Charlotte Kazlauskas watched protesters as they marched in St. Paul’s Grand Avenue neighborhood  on Sunday, April 18, to bring attention to Daunte W

On the day that jurors began deliberations in the Derek Chauvin trial, watched around the globe, Facebook declared Minneapolis a "high-risk location" and said it would remove posts that incite violence or celebrate Floyd's death.

Decision hour arrives for jurors in high-pressure Chauvin trial

Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill showed verdict sheets to the jury on Monday, April 19, 2021, in the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Dere

Twelve anonymous jurors have now found themselves at center stage of one of the most significant police brutality trials in U.S. history.

Next phase of vaccine goal may be toughest, health officials warn

Kirk Randall, a nurse with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, filled a syringe with a dose of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine at the site of the fo

Minnesota is almost halfway to vaccinating 80% of its eligible population against COVID-19, but whether it can reach that goal — or even needs to — is unclear.

Walz seeks law enforcement help, additional funding

Gov. Tim Walz, seen in 2019, is requesting additional law enforcement resources and seeking more funding as Derek Chauvin’s trial wraps up.

Gov. Tim Walz is marshaling law enforcement help from other states and asking the Legislature for more funding as the state juggles the conclusion of the Derek Chauvin trial and tensions over the fatal police shooting of Daunte Wright.

Hockey coach dies after dispute over social distancing at St. Paul bar

Bloomington Jefferson high school coach Michael G. Ryan, 48, was found by officers outside Herbie’s On the Park on Saturday.

The altercation stemmed from a disagreement over social distancing rules.



Firefighters worked on putting out a fire at the Sacred Heart of Jesus church in Northeast Minneapolis on Monday, April 19.

A church in northeast Minneapolis heavily damaged in a fire

Judge halts enforcement of St. Paul tenant protections
Minn. program added acres of bee, pollinator habitat
Hotel coming to Duluth's historic former City Hall

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Minnesota Wild left wing Jordan Greenway, right, celebrates his goal against the Arizona Coyotes with Wild left wing Marcus Foligno (17) during the se

Fiala responds after benching, leads Wild over Coyotes

Souhan: U's Johnson must keep more of Minnesota's hoops talent at home
Holmgren chooses Gonzaga, follows lead of ex-prep teammate Suggs
Twins have no new positive COVID-19 tests, will play Tuesday

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Wells Fargo & Co. says first-quarter net income jumped to $4.74 billion from $653 million a year earlier, when the pandemic struck the global economy.

Wells Fargo seems to be getting its Minnesota mojo back

How a deep freeze in the South burned Minnesota consumers
Health services providers remain committed to Lake Street
How to earn up to 5% interest on a Minnesota checking account

Walter Mondale in 2014. The former vice president died Monday.

Walter Mondale, 1928-2021: A rich life devoted to public service

Stop the attacks on working journalists
Minnesota is armed and ready to defend its investment in whiteness
We must meet the crisis on America's border ... with Canada


Sack cartoon: A community on edge
A community on edge

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Sarah Glover named managing editor of MPR newsroom

Sarah Glover named managing editor of MPR newsroom

Online publication the Nordly makes fun of Minnesota because, well, someone has to
Prince: 5 years after his death, how the Purple One lives on
Remember the Embers? A look back at the local chain's start – and recent ending

Reusse: Last-place Gophers baseball team falls victim to 'COVID crash'

The Gophers have lost a half-dozen games by outrageous scores, including 21-5 to Michigan on Friday, and are currently last in the Big Ten.

Medcalf: Gawking at Black pain steals our humanity

What's the line between reporting atrocities and feeding fascination with Black trauma?

Reusse: Caution would have made Baldelli a great doctor, but ... he's a manager

A lament about the Twins manager giving his players a lot of "time off their feet," and the problems that Rocco Baldelli has created by being so cautious.



Gov. Tim Walz, seen in 2019, is requesting additional law enforcement resources and seeking more funding as Derek Chauvin’s trial wraps up.

Walz seeks law enforcement help, additional funding

Walter Mondale remembered for decency, sweep of accomplishments
Walter Mondale, who rose from small-town Minnesota to vice presidency, dies at 93
Pressure mounts to pass new policing bills after Daunte Wright's death

Officials investigate the scene of a deadly shooting at Somers House Tavern in Kenosha, Wis., Sunday, April 18, 2021. Several people were killed and t

Suspect in Wisconsin bar shooting that killed 3 identified

AP source: Guantanamo prisoners now getting COVID-19 vaccine
Facebook, preparing for Chauvin verdict, to limit posts that might incite violence
Insurer to pay $8M to Black man paralyzed by Iowa officer

British, Canadian, and U.S. nationals line up alongside the Royal Caribbean cruise ship Reflection to be evacuated free of charge, in Kingstown on the

'Midnight hour of need': St. Vincent pleads for global help

Rwanda report blames France for 'enabling' the 1994 genocide
EU warns "spark" could set off escalation at Ukraine borders
India's capital to lock down amid explosive virus surge

Farmers in Mapleton, Minn. harvest hemp for the first time in 1943.

What was Minnesota's role in hemp production during World War II?

Who is the oldest living person in Minnesota?
Where did suburban streetcar lines run and why were they removed?
Listen: Does the Mississippi River really begin at Lake Itasca?

Brooks: Art thief makes off with a piece of Grand Marais history

Brooks: Art thief makes off with a piece of Grand Marais history

Shard cleanup on Duluth's Park Point beach should be finished in June
Daunte Wright's killing resonates in Duluth: 'We will not give up'
Twin Cities-based Coldwell Banker snaps up northern Minnesota agency

Laura Carmichael, left, stars as Lady Hexham, Elizabeth McGovern as Lady Grantham and Michelle Dockery stars as Lady Mary Talbot in the 2019 film “D

'Downton Abbey' cast returns for sequel opening in December

Luke Bryan wins top ACM Award, but female acts own the night
The queen says goodbye to Philip, continues her reign alone
Felix Silla, Cousin Itt on TV's 'Addams Family,' dies at 84

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Seven-year-old Inver Grove Heights girl donates her hair to help another child without

Psychiatrist Dr. Dionne Hart speaks out about huge gaps in mental health services among communities of color
In retirement, Minneapolis man takes on stubborn foe: Buckthorn
Minneapolis grower is building a community through 'rescue plants'