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Deputy chief resigns from state Department of Corrections

10:54am
The move by Deputy Commissioner Sarah Walker comes after a week of turmoil at the Department of Human Services.
Moon landing anniversary

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

11:03am
Legacy Toys, with stores in Ely and Duluth, plans to fill Creative Kidstuff's spaces in the Galleria and Ridgedale.
Business

Ely-based toy store will open in Creative Kidstuff spaces in Galleria, Ridgedale

25 minutes ago
Local

Power station fires knock out service on hot day in Madison

6 minutes ago
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.
 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.
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
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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.
Wee hours change-of-heart kept U's offensive coordinator from leaving
Sports

Wee hours change-of-heart kept U's offensive coordinator from leaving

48 minutes ago
Neil Young kicked off his four-night solo stand on Jan. 26 at the Pantages Theatre in Minneapolis.
Variety

From Neil to J. Lo: The 10 greatest Twin Cities concerts of 2019 (so far)

12 minutes ago
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.