Before 5 officers' firings, St. Paul bar had long police history

The department has filed hundreds of reports related to Checkerbar, owned by a former officer, since it opened a decade ago.
Politics

Bills in Minnesota Legislature, copied from other states

The former Nike missile site in Watertown, Minn., closed since the 1970s, is slated for an environmental cleanup. Here, Mound fire chief Greg Pederson
Local

When nukes in a cornfield protected the Twin Cities from the Soviet Union

Local

Man shot dead in north Minneapolis shortly after midnight

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Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, the new president and CEO of Mayo Clinic, puts on a surgical mask to watch a vestibular stenosis repair surgery.
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Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, the new president and CEO of Mayo Clinic, puts on a surgical mask to watch a vestibular stenosis repair surgery.

How a doctor from a tiny island rose to be Mayo's new CEO

As health care and technology merge, new chief leads a venerable institution through an industry's crossroads.
Tim McGraw performs.
Variety

Aerosmith, Pitbull show inaugural Twin Cities Summer Jam how to party

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Sports

Twins trade Magill to Seattle for cash considerations

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Ireland's Shane Lowry lifts his club to celebrate as he wins the British Open Golf Championships at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland, Sunday, July 2
Sports

Lowry wins British Open in celebrated return to Emerald Isle

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

Minnesota's 50 highest-paid CEOs – with No. 1 at $34.9M

Dr.Kyle Kingsley, CEO of Minnesota Medical Solutions and its multi-state holding company, Courtesy of Vireo
Business

Former Minnesota ER doctor leads one of America's largest marijuana companies

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Opinion

The world outside one's bubble

Reflections on a lifetime of having my eyes opened to what other, very different people know and feel.