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Through the Beads of Courage program, a child receives a colored bead for each treatment milestone — an overnight stay in the hospital, a blood draw, a round of chemotherapy.
Nancy Edwards said she understands that the city doesn't want pop-up marinas, but adds that a single boat on a dock should be allowed, at least for low-income residents.
Empty craft was found circling near Big Island on Saturday.
More than 120 years after first serving food at the Minnesota State Fair, the Hamline Church Dining Hall is still dishing out plates of pot…
Team of Augsburg students worked over the summer to come up with a brand strategy.
The Sunday morning killings brought the weekend homicide total in Twin Cities to five.
The man found dead inside of car in the parking lot behind the Hard Times Cafe on Friday night was identified as 32-year-old Liban Mohamed Abdulahi of Burnsville.
The union for Minnesota correctional officers is demanding more staff and cameras.
The draft ordinance in the scenic river town covers items from straws and utensils to plastic bags.
With fine weather and big crowds, State Fair opening day served up all the classics.
"This great piece of history was just hidden," said Mayor Mary Wingfield.
The city will pay $750,000 to five homeowners.
Zephyr Theatre hopes to turn Stillwater hub into regional performing arts center.
Edward M. Johnson entered no plea to first-degree murder charges returned by a grand jury. A prosecutor says the case is strong.
County social workers can intervene, find services.
Power Girls camp helps participants learn hands-on construction skills.
Stillwater and nearby cities still are adjusting to new bridge.
As many residents of Scandia see it, the blessing and the curse of their community of 4,000 is simple: It's a beautiful place to drive…
Even in the viral video age, there is an appreciative audience out there for the country western warble made popular in the 1930s and '40s.
Boats on the St. Croix River can pass unimpeded while the bridge is closed for repairs and repainting.
New boat-design recommendations are aimed at curbing spread of aquatic pests.
Grants will bring therapists to two school districts to try to head off mental health troubles.
It's Washington County's second; advocates say much more housing is needed
The Hudson project includes a baseball stadium, brewery, hotel and condos.
State health officials said they found high levels of PFCs in a municipal well.
A photographers' favorite vantage point for the downtown skyline is being replaced.
Families battle isolation, stigma and lack of understanding when young children have mental illnesses.
Sitting next to his senior citizen friend, Christopher Xu wiggled a diaper pin in front of her face. He proudly declared he knew it was…
It brings song, dance and story to the increasingly diverse city.
She'll likely be 1st Somali-American legislator in U.S.
Hennepin County has a unique program to reverse the effects of the ash borer.
Michael and Paula Bushillas have spent the last few years making their 8-acre property into a shabby-chic, romantic venue for new brides and grooms.
Crowds and trampled greenery at veterans memorial lead city official to seek relief from the game's maker.
Hold Your Horses, a therapy program, soon will take its calming influence to bigger pastures.
Washington County honors providers who have taken in kids for more than two decades.
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