Minnesota tells feds it'll do own environmental review of Twin Metals project

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The state's second copper-nickel mining proposal has generated huge debate over environmental risk.
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Did Ukraine meddle in 2016 election? A Russian operation, U.S. intel says

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Judge orders Water Gremlin to finalize cleanup plans

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Changes could include the potential closure of St. Joseph’s Hospital in downtown St. Paul.
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Changes could include the potential closure of St. Joseph’s Hospital in downtown St. Paul.

M Health Fairview to cut staff, consider trims to hospitals

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A five-week "war room" planning session addressed competitive pressures and an $80 million shortfall next year.
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Trailblazing Spoonriver restaurant to close

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Gophers head coach P.J. Fleck high-fived his players before last Saturday's game against Iowa.
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Eyes on the prize: Gophers focused on avoiding a Wildcat trap

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The Lindstrom water tower is shaped as a coffee pot in the Chisago Lakes Area, Minn., on Friday June 19, 2015. The Chisago Lakes Area is made up of Ch

Why are there so many water towers in Minnesota — and what do they do?

Some cities — usually large ones — don't use water towers, but they are an unmistakable part of the Minnesota landscape. What do they do and why do we have so many of them?
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It's a good sale weekend at Thymes, MCAD art, Eversharp Knives

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U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar: It's time to end the affordable housing crisis once and for all

Housing is a fundamental human right. A new bill treats it that way and invests in the health and well-being of our fellow Americans.