Heavy rain, high wind from storm lash western Wisconsin

The worst damage occurred around Turtle Lake, Wis. No injuries were reported, but trees were downed and roofs were shredded. The St. Croix Casino Turtle Lake complex was evacuated, according to witnesses and the Barron County sheriff.
Deputy Corrections Department Commissioner Sarah Walker, pictured at a rally in February, has resigned.

Top deputy at state Corrections Dept. resigns amid probe

A look at CEOs who made the top Minnesota executive compensation list for last year.
Star Tribune

These 50 Minnesota CEOs were highest paid last year – with No. 1 hitting $34.9M

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Each year, the Star Tribune annually looks at the compensation of the highest paid CEOs of Minnesota public companies. Last year, the 50 executives had total compensation of $380.4 million.
Athletics shortstop Marcus Semien was congratulated at home by Jurickson Profar after opening Friday night’s game with a home run off Twins righthan

Bullpen, offense still in stupor as Twins fall to A's

Aerosmith's Steven Tyler performed Friday, July 19, 2019 at the Twin Cities Summer Jam Festival at Canterbury Park.

Twin Cities Summer Jam caters to fans' eclectic tastes with mix of genres

After 15 years Minnesota took back Paul Bunyan’s Axe with a victory at Camp Randall Stadium and gave the division foes’ rivalry a shot in the arm.

Axe is Fleck's latest motivational tool; Badgers don't see it that way

 Curious Minnesota
How did these 11 Minnesota towns get their unusual names?

How did these 11 Minnesota towns get their unusual names?

From Climax to Nimrod, Embarrass to Nowthen, we get to the root of some of Minnesota's most unusual place names.
Blue Cross officials on Friday rejected the allegation that they established new policies and procedures with the specific intent of denying or delayi

Blue Cross defends new policies that some say restrict needed care


Rash Report: Moonshot showed America at its best

Political and social strife was omnipresent 50 years ago, too, but the country did not let it eclipse its mission and achievement.