Kimchi for kids? Minneapolis schools say, you bet

Kimchi for kids? Minneapolis schools say, you bet

Schools use cafeteria taste tests to expand young palates.
Local

Proposed Mpls. budget includes little money to enforce new labor rules

November 20
Proposed Mpls. budget includes little money to enforce new labor rules
Local

Music Under Glass concert series returns to Como Park

November 20
Music Under Glass concert series returns to Como Park
Local
6:23am

Transit operators cut back service for Thanksgiving and day after

Twin Cities transit agencies will run fewer buses and trains on Friday, the day after Thanksgiving when fewer people are working and there is less demand for public transportation.
Local
5:39am
Chair Tony Cornish assured Minnesota Department of Corrections Commiss...

Rep. Cornish's ex-wife once obtained domestic abuse protection order

Rep. Tony Cornish, facing allegations at the State Capitol, was accused of aggressive behavior toward his ex-wife in 1990.
State + Local
5:22am
The state’s lawsuit against 3M is scheduled for trial early next year.

State alleges 3M chemicals caused cancer, infertility and seeks $5B

Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson filed suit over groundwater contamination in Oakdale, other suburbs, alleging that the company caused $5 billion worth of health and environmental damages.
East Metro
November 20
U.S. Sen. Al Franken held a roundtable discussion while touring Green Central Park Elementary School in October.

Woman alleges Franken grabbed her at State Fair picture-taking

Franken told CNN that he has no memory of meeting the woman, and feels "badly" that she felt disrespected.
Minneapolis
November 20

Minneapolis gets $1.2 million grant to hire 10 officers

Federal grant will allow 10 hires for the department.
Minneapolis
November 20

Edina to host second meeting on race and equity

The city of Edina will host its second community dialogue on race and equity early next month.The second of two meetings will take place from…
Local
November 20

Minnesota state parks will be free on Friday

All 75 of Minnesota's state parks will be free for visitors on Friday, continuing a new tradition aimed at getting people active and outside on…
East Metro
November 20

Charges: St. Paul man killed girlfriend, chanted 'demon, demon'

The victim was shot twice and suffered 45 stab wounds.
Local
November 20

Minnesota officials to present economic forecast

The estimate will be used to guide state spending during the next two years.
East Metro
November 20

St. Paul officer crashed car while drunk, charges say

A St. Paul police officer was charged with drunken driving after causing a crash last week that damaged five other vehicles.Cory J. Kochendorfer, 38, of…
Senior homes residents abused and ignored across Minnesota
Special Report Senior homes residents abused and ignored across Minnesota
updated 21 hours 23 mins. ago
Each year, hundreds of Minnesotans are beaten, sexually assaulted or robbed in senior care homes. Their cases are seldom investigated, leaving families in the dark.
St. Paul
November 20
Governor Mark Dayton entered the press conference followed by chief of...

Gov. Mark Dayton's chief of staff to serve as St. Paul deputy mayor

With governor's term winding down, members of his administration are lining up their next positions.
Local
November 20

Amid "public safety crisis," Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe holds rally to protest impasse with county

Monday's rally came days after the Mille Lacs Band sued Mille Lacs County over a policing agreement.
Local
November 20

Tickets on sale Wednesday for Super Bowl media day

Televised festival, to be held at Xcel, will be first public look at players from both NFL teams.
Local
November 20
U senior Abena Abraham has relied on a temporary deportation reprieve for Liberians.

Anxiety grows among Liberians, others with temporary status

The Trump administration is about to decide whether to continue a program called temporary protected status for several Central American countries and a similar program for Liberia.
Local
November 20

Cult leader's prison sentence ordered reduced by six years

Victor Barnard's sentence reduced to 24 years.
Local
November 20

Fires prompt another recall for Minnesota-based Arctic Cat

Dozens of mechanical failures were reported, including five with fires.
Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
Special report Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
updated 17 hours 17 mins. ago
More than 1,500 miles of bike trails line railroad beds and cross public lands.
East Metro
November 20

Two Scandia residents found dead, authorities say no threat to public

Two Scandia residents were found dead at their home Saturday night and a firearm was found at the scene, the Washington County Sheriff's Office said…
Local
November 20

Susan Linnée, trailblazing foreign correspondent and mentor, dies at 75

Susan Linnée answered an ad in a Buenos Aires newspaper placed by an NBC journalist in the early '70s seeking a "girl Friday."Before long, the…
Local
November 20

Corrections for Nov. 21, 2017

A graphic on A1 Monday noting the average sale price of homes for the past two years in Rochester, Minn., should have listed $182,341…
West Metro
November 20

Powerball ticket worth $1 million sold in Twin Cities

A Powerball ticket sold in the Twin Cities this weekend was one number shy of a $119 million payout but is still worth a cool…