Nice Ride's future in jeopardy after losing major sponsor

A student grabbed a Nice Ride bike to commute throughout campus Sept. 16, 2021, in Minneapolis.

Without sponsorship from Blue Cross Blue Shield, Nice Ride Minnesota will face a $2 million shortfall next year.

200 anglers rescued from ice sheet on Upper Red Lake

Anglers evacuated a sheet of ice using a bridge provided by JR’s Corner Access resort on the south side of Upper Red Lake on Monday.

The lake is one of the first in the state to open for ice fishing each year, making it a popular site in late fall.

Family's unplowed prairie to become one of state's newest refuges

Purrington Prairie outside Windom, Minn., is a 40- acre remnant of native prairie that has never been plowed. Shown here in bloom, the former cow past

Scientific and Natural Areas are a key tool in the state's fight to save species from extinction.

GOP's new committee leaders prepare blitz of investigations

Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, speaks before former President Donald Trump at a rally in support of the campaign of Ohio Senate candidate JD Vance at Wright

House Republicans are promising aggressive oversight of the Biden administration once they assume the majority next year, with a particular focus on the business dealings of presidential son Hunter Biden, illegal immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border and the originations of COVID-19.

Minnesota-raised Democrat Adam Frisch barely falls short against Colorado Rep. Boebert

Adam Frisch, who challenged Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., is seen at center wearing a red tie as he joined newly elected House members for a photo at

Frisch came close in his attempt to unseat the first term GOP congresswoman.



A shooting at a restaurant in Bloomington on Nov. 23 left one person dead and a second person wounded.

Jealousy drove gunman to kill Bloomington diner, charges say

Ramsey County aims to simplify recycling with new facility
Activists demand more community control over Minneapolis police, ask council to reject plan
Nice Ride's future in jeopardy after losing major sponsor

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Quarterback Jaran Roste leads Bethel on the field, and stays quite busy off of it.

A big delay, and then a big win; former Gopher leading another winner in Minneapolis

Injury to Karl-Anthony Towns adds to Timberwolves' 142-127 loss to Wizards
Should the seldom-blitzing Vikings defense turn up the heat?
Bigger surprise: Vikings or Packers? + KAT's injury, Rossi's demotion

Niron Magnetics Chief Operating Officer John Larson, left, and Chief Executive Andy Blackburn at Niron’s prototype manufacturing facility in northea

Niron Magnetics plans to power greener electric motors

Minnesota employers add benefits — including pet perks and meal subsidies — to keep employees
The AP Interview: IMF head urges China to end mass lockdowns
Using algorithms for everything may produce results, but also a boring product

Nick Fuentes, a right-wing podcaster, center, speaks to supporters of President Donald Trump during a pro-Trump march, Nov. 14, 2020, in Washington. F

The mainstreaming of antisemitism

Using cameras to catch Minneapolis speeders
The dance of the viruses
Readers Write: Ukraine, Fairview-Sanford merger, nursing, Minneapolis schools



Daryl Hall makes his dream come true — a tour with Todd Rundgren.

Daryl Hall makes his dream come true — a tour with Todd Rundgren

Inspired by a kid's discomfort with long johns, this could you be your answer to a cold derriere
Foxworthy explains how he coined 'blue-collar' comedy and why he loves Minnesota
Chef Yia Vang takes on television hosting — and snakes — in his latest adventure

A big delay, and then a big win; former Gopher leading another winner in Minneapolis

Football Across Minnesota: Bethel's surprising playoff victory came 30 hours after landing in Oregon. Bryan Cupito has found a new football love: the Phelps Falcons. More on P.J. Fleck's "you all" comment, Justin Jefferson's greatness and more.

Niron Magnetics plans to power greener electric motors

The Minneapolis-based company has raised $77 million to develop 'clean earth' magnets.

Laura Yuen: Here's a not-so-novel idea. If you're sick, stay home or wear a mask

Do people coughing and sneezing repeatedly in public not notice everyone around them cringing?


FILE - An election worker verifies a ballot on a screen inside the Maricopa County Recorders Office, Nov. 10, 2022, in Phoenix. Six Arizona counties w

GOP-controlled Arizona county refuses to certify election

GOP's new committee leaders prepare blitz of investigations
Minnesota-raised Democrat Adam Frisch barely falls short against Colorado Rep. Boebert
Senate set to vote on bill protecting same-sex marriages


John Beezley, of Bonham, carts out several cases of water after learning that a boil water notice was issued for the entire city of Houston on Sunday,

Houston lifts boil-water order affecting more than 2 million

Erupting Hawaii volcano spurs warning for people to prepare
Drying California lake to get $250M in U.S. drought funding
Landmark trial over Arkansas youth gender care ban resumes

Protesters hold up white paper some with writings commemorating the Nov 24 deadly Urumqi fire during a gathering at the University of Hong Kong in Hon

China sends students home, police patrol to curb protests

Uneasy calm grips Ukraine as West prepares winter aid
US dismisses China objections to South China Sea mission
Trial starts in Norway for Putin ally's son who flew drone

November 23, 1969 Keith J. Dineen, district manager for customer services, stands in the 'Guts' of Univac II When a group of high-class engineers took

Minnesota companies once dominated the supercomputer industry. What happened?

How were the bluffs of southeast Minnesota formed?
Ask a question now: What are you curious about, Minnesota?
Minnesota is a top corn producer. But how much of it is eaten by humans?

FILE - Jon Batiste attends the TIME100 Gala celebrating the 100 most influential people in the world at Frederick P. Rose Hall, Jazz at Lincoln Center

Jon Batiste to sing for Macron at Biden's 1st state dinner

Music superstar Dua Lipa granted Albanian citizenship
'Fame' and 'Flashdance' singer-actor Irene Cara dies at 63
Exploring a memory: Designer re-creates a dress for Diana

Host J.P. Der Boghossian, right, spoke with William Burleson, author of “Bi America: Myths, Truths, and Struggles of an Invisible Community,” in a

Minnesotan's podcast showcases 'life-saving' books with LGBTQ guests

Helped by others decades ago, Minnesotan now rescues Ukrainian refugees
Salvation Army receives hundreds of coats for needy after arson fire destroyed many
Brooks: After the Bataan Death March, a life of gratitude