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Last year, the Vikings lost one close game after another. Why are they winning those games this season? The data shows that there are reasons up and down the roster.
From the attorney general race to a razor-thin upset of an incumbent in the Arrowhead, there were a few notable takeaways.
As youth detention centers close, Minnesota runs out of places to rehabilitate kids who commit serious crimes.
Motorists surveyed say they are speeding more than ever, at the same time many law enforcement agencies are scaling back or even eliminating speed enforcement as they shift diminished staffs to more pressing law enforcement work.
New state data provides the first substantive look at how the pandemic disrupted learning. Fewer than half of Minnesota students are proficient in math, and reading skills have declined.
More information, including statewide test scores, will be released Thursday.
Each day, Minnesota judges and prosecutors make life-altering decisions about children who break the law. Most kids end up entangled in the county court system, but some youth are offered an alternative, known as diversion. A child's future can hinge on the path that is chosen.
The research is far from complete, but the Mapping Prejudice group plans to launch a dialogue about the consequences of racial covenants in Ramsey County as it has in Hennepin County.
Two new datasets showing city-level population estimates give quite different results.
Data released Thursday helped explain how the state narrowly retained its last congressional seat.