Torture victims find solace at St. Paul nonprofit center

Torture victims find solace at St. Paul nonprofit center

Now in its 33rd year, the Center for Victims of Torture has helped develop and lead the international rehabilitation movement, with U.S. and U.N. support.
Local

The Minnesotan behind Sybil, one of America's most famous psychiatric patients

February 25
Shirley Ardell Mason popularized the condition known as multiple personality disorder — a trendy 1970s diagnosis.
Local

Farmington axes funding for city's preservation commission

February 24
Farmington axes funding for city's preservation commission
City Council blames budget cuts, reluctance to raise taxes for move.
St. Paul
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St. Paul police find vulnerable teen who was missing for hours

St. Paul police have found a vulnerable teen who had been missing four hours Saturday night. Police did give the circumstances for how they located…
Local
February 25

State briefs: Bill would expand sites for veterans' memorials

Since 1919, state law has limited where veterans’ memorials funded by county boards could be located, restricting them to courthouse squares, public parks or cemeteries…
Local
February 25
Homes along 20th Avenue SE are among those affected by the toxic chemi...

Silent but toxic, chemical vapors contaminate hundreds of properties across Minnesota

Pollution officials this month began rolling out a new set of rules requiring property owners to test for and address vapors before transferring property.
West Metro
February 25

In Mainstreet Hopkins, a mission to stay distinctive, practical and independent

With Southwest light rail and apartments on the way, businesses move in.
Stage & Arts
February 25

Trump anxiety hits Minnesota arts groups, leaders

Proposal to cut NEA funding would have big impact in the state.
St. Paul
February 25

St. Paul launches Climate Action Plan effort to become carbon neutral

Owners of big buildings will be key partners, city officials say.
West Metro
February 25
Some of the signs that supporters, including at group from the U's Lutheran Campus Ministry, put up on a wall in the lobby of Minnesota Hillel on Thursday night.

Twin Cities Jewish community shaken by rising anti-Semitism

Minnesota is in the midst of a startling rise in anti-Semitic incidents, a chilling surge that started even before the two bomb threats phoned in to the Jewish community centers in St. Paul and St. Louis Park.
Local
February 25

Tevlin: Trade connection to Mexico essential

  SAN DIEGO – Across America they were rounding up undocumented ­workers and promising to build that wall, but 10 floors above and a…
Minneapolis
February 25

Woman killed, man arrested in Minneapolis collision that police call alcohol-related

After the two vehicles crashed, one hit a tree and the other hit a parked car, police said.
Minneapolis
February 25

26-year-old man jailed after Minneapolis police shooting incident

Mpls. officer fired at man's car when he allegedly sped toward them.
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.
South Metro
February 25

Woman gets three years in prison for ignoring abuse that led to child's death

'Every day is my punishment,' Lia Pearson said at her sentencing.
West Metro
February 25

Birkie hopes melted? Check out Sunday's 'Hamsterbeiner' in Maple Grove

An Osseo sports shop is holding the event at Elm Creek Park Reserve.
West Metro
February 25

HCMC, Nice Ride partner on new program to help people with mental illness by providing free bikes

The innovative effort starts its second year on April 1.
West Metro
February 25

New Hennepin County pilot program uses small businesses to renovate tax-forfeited homes

The program, estimated to cost $1.2 million, aims to give small businesses experience on larger projects, and put women- and minority-owned companies to work.
Local
February 25

Correction for Feb. 26, 2017

A story on B2 Sunday gave the wrong address for sending donations to help fund the effort to place a bust of Nellie Stone…
Local
February 25

Ride-hailing up and rolling in Rochester

Lyft began offering rides Thursday; Uber is coming soon.
Local
February 25

Red Wing comes up short in $500k online contest

The city had the lead until the very end, contest officials say
Minneapolis
February 25

Richard Johnson, the "Music Man" of Roosevelt High School, dies at age 92

Richard Johnson felt music in his bones, and enabled countless teenagers to feel it in their hearts. From 1963 to 1983, Johnson led the band…
East Metro
February 25

Blaine man charged in sex-trafficking ring in several Twin Cities suburbs

DongZhu Jiang said he served as a driver for the women brought into the country.
East Metro
February 25

Lindstrom man charged with murder of longtime neighbor over lake access

The two were arguing over access to a local lake, according to a criminal complaint.