Stubbe has been covering the world's celebrations and news events for over 30 years and has photographed the last eight Presidents. Assignments have taken him to China and India, Colombia and Nicaragua, the White House and the halls of Congress. Prior to coming to the Star Tribune, he worked for The Washington Times in Washington, D.C., Tampa Tribune in Florida and Wilkes-Barre Times Leader in Pennsylvania. He grew up on Long Island, N.Y., and graduated from Syracuse University with a B.S. in Photojournalism. Stubbe is married with two grown children and two white fluffy dogs.

Minnesota Buddhist community celebrates unveiling of new stupa in Minneapolis

A sacred stupa is a physical structure in which a relic of the Buddha, enlightened beings, or holy books is enshrined.

Funeral services for Kaitie Leising

Funeral services were held for St. Croix County Sheriff's Deputy Kaitie Leising on Friday, May 12, 2023 in Hudson, Wisc.

Behind the scenes at the Guthrie Theater, where the magic gets made

We were backstage as the recent "Blues for an Alabama Sky" show came to life.

Photos: School lunch at at Champlin-Brooklyn Park Academy

As free school meals seem poised to become law in Minnesota, supporters worry about funding for programs determined by free school lunch eligibility forms. Critics argue the legislation's price tag is too high.

Vice President Kamala Harris tours St. Cloud plant

Vice President Kamala Harris visited the final assembly plant for New Flyer electric buses, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2023 St. Cloud, Minn.

Gov. Tim Walz signs abortion access into state law

Walz's signature makes Minnesota the sixteenth state to spell out a right to abortion access in its law books or constitution, and the first Legislature take such action since Roe was overturned last June.

Photos: Tailgating Worship Service

Calvary and Spring Lake Lutheran Churches held a Tailgating Worship Service and Potluck on Sunday, Jan. 1, 2023.

Minnesota State Capitol kicks off holiday preparations

Holiday preparations kicked off at the Minnesota State Capitol on Tuesday, Nov. 22. Gov. Tim Walz was presented an unnamed turkey by the Minn. Turkey Growers Association, ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday. The state Christmas tree was also delivered and set up in the Capitol Rotunda.

Mankato West football defeats Rogers 14-10 in 5A semifinal

Rogers lost to Mankato West 14-10 in a 5A semifinal game on Saturday, Nov. 19 at US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Mankato West will advance to the 5A championship game.

New London-Spicer football bests Watertown-Mayer in 3A semifinal game

Watertown-Mayer and New London-Spicer faced off in a semifinal game of the 3A football tournament on Saturday, Nov. 19 at US Bank Stadium.