One dead in officer-involved shooting in Eagan

One dead in officer-involved shooting in Eagan

No officers were injured, and no other suspects were involved, police said.

IDs revealed of 2 on Utah-bound firetruck that died in crash on 35W

Nine people were in the vehicle and many had serious injuries, according to the State Patrol.

Marine mechanic falls off new boat in W. Minn. with no life jacket, dies

The victim had taken the boat out for testing on the Alexandria lake.
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Steve Bayle cheered as the Vikings were introduced at U.S. Bank Stadium on Sunday.

Vikings fans fill U.S. Bank Stadium, help work out the kinks

First preseason game in new stadium sold a record number of tickets.
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Toronto's Josh Donaldson hit three home runs Sunday.

Twins fall to Blue Jays, run losing streak to 10

Collision injures Danny Santana, puts him on the DL.

Man killed in Dinkytown stabbing is ID'd

Authorities on Sunday identified the man who was stabbed to death last week in the Dinkytown business district on the edge of the University of…

U.S. Bank Stadium fan reviews: Big, bold and bright

U.S. Bank Stadium opened its doors for Vikings fans before the team's inaugural game in the new facility.

Teen driver in central Minn. crosses centerline, kills motorist heading other way

The crash happened about 12:50 a.m. about 9 miles west of Onamia, authorities said.

Minneapolis crime spotters find a hungry audience online

Facebook pages like North Vent draw thousands, but critics call them one-sided.

2015: At Mpls. park, a few hundred people bare their chests for annual Go Topless event

Annual "Go Topless Day" event drew crowd of several hundred to downtown Gold Medal Park.

What you need to know before today's first Vikings game

To avoid problems Sunday, fans should plan their routes to the game, allow extra time to get there and arrive early. Fans also are strongly encouraged to enter the gate designated on their ticket.
Case manager Katia Iverson helps the Abdullahi family through the steps of resettling in Minnesota, from renting a house to teaching the children how to turn on a lamp.

Years with no nation, they have 90 days to become a Minnesotan

Thousands of refugees are navigating hurdles of a new life. And front-line workers in Minnesota, one of the country's resettlement hubs, are poised to take in 2,530 refugees, more than during any year in the past decade.

Minneapolis park and rec has new director of Recreation Division

Administrator in St. Paul School District accepts key post in Minneapolis.
Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
Special report Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
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More than 1,500 miles of bike trails line railroad beds and cross public lands.
East Metro
The midway at the Minnesota State Fair.

Take The Great Minnesota Quiz-Together

The 10 most difficult questions you will ever have to answer.
Prince fans were easy to find Friday night at the Minnesota State Fair.

Minnesotans celebrate Prince with show of purple at the State Fair

"Unite in Purple" features music, dancing and a special pyrotechnic Prince tribute.

State Fair Minute: The dude who is just standing on the ramp

On a rainy cool Saturday, a masked man appeared. A man of action? Well . . . not really.
West Metro
August 27
An inmate waits in to be booked and put in the system.

Hennepin County aims to keep nonviolent out of costly jail cells

For the first time, people accused of low-level crimes are being issued special warrants and then released.
August 27

State briefs: Renovated Conley-Maass building opens in Rochester

The renovated Conley-Maass building reopened in downtown Rochester last week with a restaurant, offices for two local companies and a shared office space for start-ups.…
August 27

Metro briefs: Delay resolved on new St. Croix River bridge; overlook work begins

A construction delay on a portion of the new St. Croix River bridge was resolved and the needed work finished Friday, according to the ­Minnesota…
August 27

Corrections for Aug. 28, 2016

In some editions Sunday, a caption with the Minnesota History column on B4 was incorrect. It should have said that the fresco depicted Fr. Augustin…
August 27

Metro Transit's Rail Control Center leans in to stadium learning curve

Metro Transit is out to prove it can handle capacity crowds at new Vikings stadium.
August 27
A sign posted on a south Minneapolis fire station Saturday, hours before a city-sponsored gun buyback program was supposed to end, apologized for closing early due to a big turnout.

After strong response, gun buyback closes early in Mpls.

More than 150 guns were bought from residents Saturday in a buyback program that closed down hours early after sponsors ran out of the Visa gift cards they were exchanging for the weapons.
August 27

GOP state House candidate to suspend campaign against Ilhan Omar

Abdimalik Askar said he needs to attend to family issues. His name will remain on the ballot.