Walz trims budget plan after lower surplus prediction

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His budget provides the starting point for negotiations with the Legislature. House Democrats will lay out their spending targets Monday, and Senate Republicans plan to unveil their proposals next Friday.
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Minn. attorney general Keith Ellison, lawmakers look to crack down on wage theft

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Minneapolis seeks to transfer Commons park to Park Board

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The Department of Justice in Washington on Friday. Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference a
Andrew Harnik, Associated Press
The Department of Justice in Washington on Friday. Special counsel Robert Mueller has concluded his investigation into Russian election interference and possible coordination with associates of President Donald Trump.

Mueller concludes Russia probe; no new indictments coming

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Special counsel Robert Mueller turned over his long-awaited final report on the Russia investigation, ending a probe that has cast a dark shadow over Donald Trump's presidency with no new charges but launching a fresh wave of political battles over the still-confidential findings.
 Curious Minnesota
The skyways in downtown Minneapolis, Minn., on Friday, May 8, 2015. ] RENEE JONES SCHNEIDER ¥

Were Minneapolis' skyways first created to combat the cold – or something else?

Love them or hate them, the skyways' dual origin stories might surprise you.
Gophers forward Nicole Schammel (25) was congratulated by teammates after scoring in the third period last weekend against Princeton.
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Gophers women's hockey tops Cornell 2-0 to advance to national title game

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Mississippi Mushrooms president Ian Silver-Sharp near tall shelves of incubating mushrooms Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Minneapolis.

In changing north Mpls. riverfront, mushroom farm fights to fit in

Since 2015, Mississippi Mushrooms has cultivated several varieties in the middle of the former Upper Harbor Terminal.
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Breakout star of 'Captain Marvel' caused the hero to break out

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Opinion

U.S. Sen. Tina Smith: Speak up to help Liberians in Minnesota who face deportation

President Trump has days to extend a program that has let Liberians stay here rather than be sent to the troubled nation. Urge him to do so.