Best Buy board investigates CEO Barry over relationship allegation

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The review was sparked by an anonymous letter signed "We are Best Buy" that purported to represent "a group of employees."
Local

Minnesota sends black, Native American prisoners to solitary at higher rates than whites

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Politics

Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team

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Commuters crossed Cedar Street near the Minnesota State Capitol on Friday afternoon in St. Paul. Yes, that's a street.
Aaron Lavinsky, Star Tribune
Commuters crossed Cedar Street near the Minnesota State Capitol on Friday afternoon in St. Paul. Yes, that's a street.

No travel advised in west-central Minnesota with heavy snow

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A powerful snowstorm moved across Minnesota on Friday, reaching the Twin Cities in the early afternoon as heavy snow and high winds continued to pound much of the western half of the state. The metro area could see 6 to 10 inches.
Center fielder Byron Buxton missed significant playing time last season because of injuries.
Sports

Buxton among players to miss TwinsFest - but he's on track for spring

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Sarah Reasoner graduated from the fire academy in July.
Local

St. Paul firefighter vying to be 'World's Strongest'

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St. Thomas football fans brought a sense of humor to the Tommies’ game against St. John’s this past October.
Sports

How big of a leap for St. Thomas athletics? Answers start coming very soon

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 Curious Minnesota
Raising the Midsommar pole at the American Swedish Institute

Is Minnesota actually more German than Scandinavian?

A reader wants to know: Why do Scandinavians get all the attention when there are more Minnesotans of German descent?
Theresa Carter, right, who started a petition calling for Target to end use of plastic bags, along with supporters delivered her petitions in December
Local

Why aren't Target, Whole Foods charging 5 cents for plastic bags in Minneapolis?

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Opinion

Rash Report: Oscar nods show how Hollywood's plot is shifting

The nine nominated films contending for Best Picture reflect enduring content controversies and an ever-evolving media model.