Poll: Klobuchar, Sanders top Minnesota pack

In July, Amy Klobuchar greeted Pete Buttigieg, Bernie Sanders, and Elizabeth Warren before a Democratic presidential debate in Detroit. A new Star Tri
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Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar leads Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders in a new Star Tribune/MPR News Minnesota Poll as the state's March 3 presidential primary nears, with both well ahead of their nearest Democratic rivals.

Sanders wins Nevada caucuses, takes national Democratic lead

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Bernie Sanders scored a commanding victory in Nevada's presidential caucuses, cementing his status as the Democrats' national front-runner but escalating tensions over whether he's too liberal to defeat President Donald Trump.
Nathaniel Hurse, a social worker, worries that his grandson, Cartier, could be removed from his care.
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Minn. families, advocates fight to drop barriers to foster care

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Proposed Minneapolis high school boundaries are still in flux

Agwa Nywesh celebrated in the student section after making a last-second basket to win Monday night's game against Mayo. He scored 30 points while wea
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Austin High's Agwa Nywesh celebrated in the student section after making a last-second basket to beat Mayo.

A changed Austin unites around its high school's red-and-white

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Immigrants from six continents now call Austin home. The schools have more minority students enrolled than white students, with 48 languages spoken in its classrooms. Through all of the changes, two colors have united the town: The red and white of the Austin Packers.
Katie Corwin was harassed by a staff member at Normandale, the school found; he was suspended for five days.
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MeToo era slow to arrive at Minnesota State campuses

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Andover takes down three-time champ Edina to win first 2A title

Under Minnesota law, drivers are not allowed to have a cellphone or other electronic device in their hand while at the wheel. Drivers can touch their
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Tickets for violating Minnesota hands-free cellphone law seldom get tossed out

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David Ayres was sitting in the stands with his wife at Scotiabank Arena when Carolina Hurricanes goalie James Reimer went down with an injury.