Feds hit brakes again on copper mining near Boundary Waters

This is the site, on the shore of Birch Lake, the Twin Metals Coper Nickel Mine Tailings Management site is part of the proposed plan. ] In theory, th

The future of the Twin Metals copper-mine project is in question.

Salmonella outbreak likely caused by contaminated onions sickens Minnesotans

File photo. A Salmonella outbreak likely caused by contaminated onions has sickened people in multiple states. (Dreamstime)

CDC advises people to throw out fresh whole red, white and yellow onions imported from Chihuahua, Mexico.

Ramsey County sheriff starting 'public service' charter school

Ramsey County Sheriff Bob Fletcher, seen in 2019,  is one of the founders of a new east metro charter school.

The school is slated to open for the 2022-23 academic year.

FDA OKs mixing COVID vaccines; backs Moderna, J&J boosters

A vial of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine.

U.S. regulators on Wednesday signed off on extending COVID-19 boosters to Americans who got the Moderna or Johnson & Johnson vaccine and said anyone eligible for an extra dose can get a brand different from the one they received initially.

Can new variants of the coronavirus keep emerging?

Will new variants of the coronavirus keep emerging?

Can new variants of the coronavirus keep emerging?



Tony Bol of Share With Others supplies families and organizations with wood boxes to use as free libraries or pantries

From books to free food, Stillwater family builds on Little Free Library legacy

Judge resentences ex-officer Mohamed Noor to almost 5 years, the maximum allowed
Minnesota colleges investigate alleged sex competition
Man charged with illegally buying and selling pistol used in St. Paul shootout that injured 14, killed 1

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Wolves forward Anthony Edwards enjoyed a thrill of his own creation after his second-quarter dunk against the Rockets in a 124-106 victory Wednesday n

Strong start, weak foe: Edwards, Towns in charge as Wolves crush Houston

Building him up: Breaking down Christian Darrisaw's starting debut
Scoggins: The 'Ant Show' was electric in Wolves season-opening victory
Wild goalie Cam Talbot gives inside look at a wild home opener

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UnitedHealth Group, based in Minnetonka, operates Optum and UnitedHealthcare, the nation’s largest health insurer.

UnitedHealthcare pushing online visits with new 'virtual-first' health plan

Eden Prairie-based Winnebago reports its first $1B quarter
Bremer combatants have spent $36 million on legal battle
Workers fed up with nights, weekends seek flexible schedules

Pearl Park in Minneapolis

Keeping the Minneapolis Park Board 'in its lane'

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Timothée Chalamet is a lonely warrior in the massive “Dune.”

'Dune' looks terrific but the storytelling gets lost in the sand

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Scoggins: The 'Ant Show' was electric in Wolves season-opening victory

Anthony Edwards put on a show in the opener. His 21 first-half points turned the arena into a house party, not a normal vibe for Target Center. Edwards forces you to pay attention.

Reusse: State's most loyal sports audience gets a brilliant return to hockey

Wild fans have to prove their loyalty a minimum of 41 times, with the largest share of those on cold, dark nights of winter here in our Frozen Wasteland. Yes, they're even better than Vikings fans.

Neal: Successful Wolves season? Start drama-free and go from there

Could the Timberwolves develop into a low-end playoff team? Maybe, But here's a more important question: Can we please just get through a season without so much turbulence?



President Joe Biden speaks about his infrastructure plan and his domestic agenda during a visit to the Electric City Trolley Museum in Scranton, Pa.,

Big changes in White House ideas to pay for $2 trillion plan

Filibuster back in play after voting bill stalls in Senate
Trump announces launch of his very own social media site
'The stakes are enormous': Bannon case tests Congress' power

Najeh Davenport in Pittsburgh on Sept. 23, 2007.

NFL, players agree to end 'race-norming' in $1B settlement

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Mizzou suspends fraternity activities after hospitalization
Activist dad of school shooting victim joins anti-gun group

Supporters of India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) celebrate India administering 1 billion doses of COVID-19 vaccine in Ahmedabad, India, Thur

India celebrates 1B vaccine doses, hopes to speed 2nd shots

S Korea test launches 1st domestically made space rocket
North Korea says its sub-launched missile didn't target US
German gas station attendant assaulted by customer over mask

Deb Frethem, a tour guide at the caves since April 1998, led a cave tour of the Wabasha Street Caves in St. Paul. ] LEILA NAVIDI • leila.navidi@star

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Nearly 900 residential lots surrounding Island Lake, pictured here on Monday, as well as Fish Lake and Whiteface Reservoir will be sold to leaseholder

Minnesota Power selling leased lots to reservoir residents north of Duluth

Fire destroys Duluth homeless encampment
Brooks: In the red spaces on the election map, the DFL makes its pitch
Enbridge fails to meet aquifer cleanup deadline

Young Thug performed at Target Center in 2018.

Rapper Young Thug sues over swiped bag that had cash, songs

Chapelle special spurs Netflix walkout; 'Trans lives matter'
Morgan Freeman interviews police recruits in Alabama town
Rosamund Pike to narrate audiobook of 'The Eye of the World'

The Ewing South Post news team, from left: 11-year-old twins Cris and Gabriella Olson, and 9-year-old sister, Lucia.

Three Minneapolis siblings make headlines with their own hyper-local community newspaper

Brooklyn Park father of two shifts focus from golf course to classrooms, encouraging kids to be nice
Northfield's distinguished principal Nancy Antoine works to level the educational playing field
Minneopa State Park newsletter captures 'the cycle and beauty of nature'