Get used to it: Deep temp dive in Twin Cities; snow closes UND

Get used to it: Deep temp dive in Twin Cities; snow closes UND

Tuesday's forecast high of 26 is the warmest the Twin Cities can anticipate for the rest of the week, with wind-swept lows around 10 on Thursday and Friday.

Matt Bostrom resigning as Ramsey County sheriff

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Matt Bostrom resigning as Ramsey County sheriff
He'll announces his plans during a news conference this afternoon.

Minn. high school band performing at Pearl Harbor ceremony in Hawaii

Minn. high school band performing at Pearl Harbor ceremony in Hawaii
More than 80 students from Kerkhoven Murdock Sunburg High School will represent the state in International Mass Band.
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Feds end aid for Globe U, Minn. School of Biz

Globe University and the Minnesota School of Business no longer will be allowed to participate in federal student aid programs.
St. Paul
17 minutes ago

St. Paul gets $300,000 donation for Rice Park overhaul

The park revitalization is estimated to cost $2.42 million.
20 minutes ago

Apartments for homeless youth open in Coon Rapids

Young people ages 18 to 25 can live there for up to two years.
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Vote clears the way for ride-sharing services to arrive in Rochester

The City Council approved an ordinance allowing TNCs to operate due to public demand

State Fair lands Nickelback for its opening grandstand act for 2017

Tickets go on sale Friday for the Canadian rock band.

One Minnesota twin died at Pearl Harbor, the other lived. Now, they will be reunited

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii – When John D. Anderson reached his battle station in the USS Arizona’s No. 4 turret that morning, he realized the…

Abbott sued after newborn was breast-fed by wrong mother

A mother's newborn son was mistakenly turned over by Minneapolis hospital staff to another mother and breast-fed, prompting a lawsuit and changes in maternity procedures.

Minnesota clergy form sanctuary network to shield immigrants

Congregations commit to sheltering immigrants or providing other support.
Stage & Arts

Comedian Chris Rock books Minneapolis for his first tour in 9 years

Presale tickets are available starting Wednesday, then for the general public on Friday.
Veterans marched to a blockaded bridge leading to the Dakota Access Pipeline construction site.

Amid jubilation, N.D. pipeline protesters still wary of future

Pipeline company called the Corps' move "purely political" and expressed confidence that project will go forward under Trump.
Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
Special report Guide to best of Minnesota biking trails
updated 5 hours 27 mins. ago
More than 1,500 miles of bike trails line railroad beds and cross public lands.
One of the displays at the new Paisley Park museum is dedicated Prince's performance at the Super Bowl halftime show.

Yet another potential heir emerges in Prince estate case

A potential heir to Prince’s massive estate has emerged from New Zealand and could displace the late musician’s siblings if genetic tests confirm that Prince…

Sleep essential for safe driving, AAA study finds

Drivers who sleep less than 7 hours a night significantly raise their risk of getting in a crash, a new study from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety found.
South Metro

Minneapolis man who died in custody had led chase in south metro

Gerard Ryan's death is still under investigation
December 6

Lake associations, local governments boost spending against aquatic invaders

Spending aims at nasty species as regional approach is considered.
East Metro
December 6

Human remains found in N.D. may be missing Vadnais Heights woman

Apparent partial human remains discovered Friday in the middle of a North Dakota farm field may be those of missing Vadnais Heights resident Michelle Newell,…
December 5

Crisis line for vets to get better oversight

President Obama signed into law last week a bill that will strengthen oversight of the veteran crisis line at the Department of Veterans Affairs. U.S.…
West Metro
December 5

Man jailed in Hennepin County dies at hospital

A man in custody at the Hennepin County jail later died at a local hospital last weekend. Gerald A. Ryan, 48, of Minneapolis, was booked…
December 5

Tevlin: Councilman's Facebook post exposes postelection rancor in Ely

Ely is the kind of place where people normally escape the rancor and contentiousness of everyday life. They go for the lakes and loons and…
North Metro
December 5
Four bus loads of Students from Mounds View High school gathered at th...

Sad goodbye: Deputies block road for students grieving 2 classmates

Deputies blocked an intersection in Arden Hills so Mounds View students could visit the crash site and mourn together.
December 5

One year later, four accused in Jamar Clark protest shooting still fight charges

One case headed for trial; three others want charges dismissed.