Mishaal Alkadi left his wife and their boy behind in Baghdad, where she was killed by thugs. After nine months, the son made it to Minnesota.
Updated: April 26, 2013, - 12:09 AM
The National Weather Service said 22 inches of snow fell in Two Harbors. The Twin Cities totals stretched from 5 to 11 inches.
Updated: April 19, 2013, - 01:42 PM
A Twin Cities runner was within moments Monday afternoon of being at the finish line when the deadly explosions rocked the famed Boston Marathon.
Updated: April 16, 2013, - 06:43 AM
Ice on overhead wires is causing problems with the Hiawatha light rail line this morning. Buses are replacing trains on the entire route.
Updated: April 11, 2013, - 06:57 AM
William R. Morgan Sr. was an artist who needed to make a buck to raise a family. So he took...
Updated: April 08, 2013, - 09:46 PM
The funeral was the culmination of a tale that encompassed war, corruption, extortion and a mother’s never-ending love for her son. But mostly it’s a story about Oulanova’s gumption and a singular determination aided by the kindness of strangers.
Updated: March 21, 2013, - 02:57 PM
John J. “Jack” Koblas was fascinated by Old West outlaws who rode into Minnesota and mobsters who set up shop...
Updated: March 16, 2013, - 09:46 PM
James Parente Jr. has led the largest college on campus since 2008.
Updated: March 14, 2013, - 07:23 PM
A St. Peter woman with dementia who went to the polls for the primary forgot she also voted absentee.
Updated: March 07, 2013, - 11:55 PM