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Mine edging out Renaissance Festival

By Raymond Grumney September 12, 2014, 05:46 PM

The Minnesota Renaissance Festival has long shared space with a nearby aggregate mine. But over time, the mine has edged...

Explore Metro Area boarding data

By JEFF HARGARTEN, Star Tribune July 07, 2014, 09:39 AM

Hover over points on the map to see weekday boarding data. Click the buttons on the right to add and...

Disabled in public housing

By Raymond Grumney September 08, 2014, 09:44 AM

Minnesota has the second-highest percentage of residents in public housing who are disabled.

$2 billion Red River diversion project

By Raymond Grumney June 09, 2014, 09:52 AM

The proposed Red River diversion project would dig a 36-mile trench around Fargo and back up the floodwaters into the...

How pollination works

By Star Tribune staff June 27, 2014, 10:08 AM

A look at how bees aid in the pollination of flowering plants.


The influence of religion

By Raymond Grumney August 27, 2014, 04:50 PM

Educated elites in America and parts of Europe may be moving 'beyond' religion, but armed men elsewhere navigate by a...

Minnesota’s growing stockpile of lost money

By Raymond Grumney August 29, 2014, 02:06 PM

The unclaimed assets the MN Commerce Dept. is holding has more than doubled since 2005 to $606 million as it...

Equal rights amendment

By Mark Boswell August 28, 2014, 03:22 PM

Fifteen states have failed to ratify the ERA.

Israel-Palestinian key issues and latest events

By Jamie Hutt August 25, 2014, 05:02 PM

A summary of major issues in the Israel-Palestinian relationship.

Graphic: Minneapolis Police Department diversity

By Raymond Grumney August 18, 2014, 05:33 PM

Today’s Minneapolis Police Department has 807 officers and cadets in field training. Department officials are wrestling with how to make...

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