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E. coli surge sends annual milk carton boat races to dry land

6:12am
Instead of paddling Sunday, participants will be on foot racing while carrying their homemade ships on dry land.
World

Iran denies Trump claim that U.S. destroyed Iranian drone

8:59am
This illustration appeared in the Minneapolis Star on July 18, 1969.
Moon landing anniversary

Moon germs, Flat Earthers and Russian meddling: Five Apollo 11 storylines

7:36am
Local

Peavey Plaza reopens with a splash on Nicollet Mall

U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar was greeted Thursday by more than 100 supporters cheering "Welcome Home Ilhan" as she arrived home to Minneapolis-St. Paul Intern
Glen Stubbe, Star Tribune
U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar was greeted Thursday by more than 100 supporters cheering "Welcome Home Ilhan" as she arrived home to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

Supporters stand with Omar at airport rally and town hall

8:01am
A crowd of cheering supporters at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport was a loud counterpoint to a turbulent week with President Donald Trump.
Eddie Rosario, left, goes through the celebration line with a high-five from coach Tony Diaz after the Twins defeated the Oakland Athletics 6-3
Sports

'That's what he does': Rosario's pinch hit, 3-run homer lifts Twins over A's

7:12am
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Father, son launch epic Boundary Waters canoe journey

Father, son launch epic Boundary Waters canoe journey

Boundary Waters Passage, Part 1: A rainy start and sore shoulders foreshadowed the adventure to come for a father and son on the lakes near the Minnesota-Canada border.
Burger Friday: A northeast Mpls. dive bar joins the gotta-have burger pantheon
Variety

Burger Friday: A northeast Mpls. dive bar joins the gotta-have burger pantheon

7:35am
Acclaimed local chef Lenny Russo is heading to Charleston, S.C.
Variety

Acclaimed local chef Lenny Russo is heading to Charleston, S.C.

7:27am
Lt. Cary Rickoff checked with Minnesota Teacher of the Year Jess Davis before her Blue Angels flight.
Local

Ride with the Blue Angels offers front-row seat to precision flying

8:47am
Opinion

When the Eagle landed, one small exclamation said it all

My journalism teacher (and George Orwell) supported concise language, and Walter Cronkite's reaction to the moon landing is a perfect example.