Minneapolis is on the leading edge of biochar, a carbon sequestering material full of promise and still under research

By this fall, Minneapolis aims to be one of the first American cities to produce a carbon-removing charcoal for construction, agriculture and potentially carbon banking.

Falen is vulgar. And vulnerable. And Minnesota audiences can't get enough.

Falen defied gender stereotypes on KDWB. Now the uber-popular media personality joins "The Jason Show."

Minnesota political leaders condemn attack on Trump, offer sympathy and prayers

News of the shooting in Pennsylvania elicited compassionate responses from across the political spectrum.

When residents call 911, Hennepin County wants to make sure there are enough dispatchers to pick up

The County Board approved a staffing study in June as the number of emergency calls rise after a pandemic lull.

Shannen Doherty, 'Beverly Hills, 90210' star, dies at 53

Shannen Doherty, the ''Beverly Hills, 90210'' star whose life and career were roiled by illness and tabloid stories, has died at 53.

How Quonset huts helped solve the post-WWII housing crisis in the Twin Cities

Crookston reels from back-to-back fatal police shootings
Met Council union authorizes strike; rejects 'discriminatory performance-based pay'
Vaudevillians played musical chairs, personally and professionally, in 1930s Winona

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Caitlin Clark playing Lynx at Target Center is a $1M game

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Ramstad: In a big change to nation's corn, you might soon see shorter stalks
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Americans must unite against political violence

Again, City Council: Pass that police contract
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Caitlin Clark effect extends to the CEO suite

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Reusse: Playing career over, two-time Twin LaMarre has no regrets

The former outfielder is moving on with his life with his wife, former Edina tennis standout Whitney Taney, and their two boys.

Souhan: Here's why the Lynx passed on Angel Reese

With Caitlin Clark in town, this weekend could have seen Target Center reignite a fierce college rivalry. The Lynx decided otherwise.

Anderson: With summer training, remember a dog's tail is meant to wag

Though hunting seasons are months away, bonds between dogs and their partners are often solidified in June, July and August.

Tolkkinen: Wind turbines become divisive issue in Traverse County, Minn.

Farmers are deciding whether to put turbines on their land, despite the anger that might come with it.

Tayler Rahm to suspend congressional campaign to work as Trump's senior adviser in Minnesota

Trump rally shooting is being investigated as an assassination attempt, officials say
Republicans look to beat the odds, flip Minnesota for Trump
From blue to red in a generation, Upper Midwest's Driftless Area flexes political muscle

Trump is wounded but 'fine' after apparent assassination attempt; suspect had bomb-making materials

The race is on to keep a 150-year-old lighthouse from crumbling into the Hudson River
Gnatalie is the only green-boned dinosaur found on the planet. She will be on display in LA
Biden tries to balance his condemnation of the attack on Trump with the ongoing 2024 campaign

Kate, Princess of Wales, is at Wimbledon in a rare public appearance since revealing she has cancer

Global leaders condemn apparent assassination attempt targeting former US President Donald Trump
Hamas says Gaza cease-fire talks haven't paused and claims military chief survived Israeli strike
Venice nets $2.2 million in day-tripper tax pilot. Opponents say it failed to deter visitors

How Quonset huts helped solve the post-WWII housing crisis in the Twin Cities

Why Wisconsin claims — incorrectly — to have more lakes than the Land of 10,000 Lakes
Introducing the Curious Minnesota Collection. Every question we've answered — now in one place
A multilingual army of immigrants helped build the Iron Range. How did they communicate in the mines?

Shannen Doherty, 'Beverly Hills, 90210' star, dies at 53

Richard Simmons, a fitness guru who mixed laughs and sweat, dies at 76
Weston Cage, son of Nicolas Cage, accused of 'brutally' attacking mother
Dr. Ruth Westheimer, America's diminutive and pioneering sex therapist, dies at 96

Woodbury teen awarded for pulling unconscious child from pool, saving her life

Meet the women who launched the St. Paul library's Laser Loons
Great-grandmother who just finished radiation treatments for breast cancer wins $5M lottery prize
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