Editorial

St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter's budget plan priorities are right, price a bit high

New St. Paul mayor reflects "city for all of us" campaign in first budget plan.
Commentary

Counterpoint: Newspaper's series on rape cases totally misrepresents the investigative process

The report is rife with oversimplifications and faulty conclusions. Each assigning decision on a case has a logical reason. I know, because I made many of them.
Opinion

Editorial cartoon: Lisa Benson on Peter Strzok

Commentary

Do Uber, Lyft and other ride-hailing services really help ease traffic congestion?

Despite popular belief, the sad answer is no, according to a new report. And they've actually made things worse. The services disagree.
Commentary

To be perfectly direct, about Trump's proposed border wall …

Ill-conceived, ineptly implemented.
Commentary

On Sunday, anti-fascists fueled the foolishness, and nastiness

Commentary

Minneapolis 2040 Plan: Elite residents got what they voted for

Editorial

Report about VA's shadow rulers 'should shock all Americans'

Commentary

The poverty rate in America? Who's measuring? How?

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NEW LONDON, CT - MAY 21: A member of the Secret Service stands behind a wall while U.S. President George W. Bush speaks during the Coast Guard Academy
Opinion
Star Tribune endorsements
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The Star Tribune editorial board has made the following endorsements for the 2018 Minnesota primary on Aug. 14.
Commentary
August 12

Congress shouldn't be a cash cow for its members

Steve Sack
August 11
Sack cartoon: Trump vs. Mueller

Sack cartoon: Trump vs. Mueller

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Commentary
August 11

Hermes, Apollo and a hard road for humanism

Commentary
August 10

More reminders that the internet never forgets

Opinion
August 10
Editorial cartoon: Lisa Benson on Democratic social programs

Editorial cartoon: Lisa Benson on Democratic social programs

Commentary
August 10
Jeff Johnson, pictured last week, faces Tim Pawlenty in the Aug. 14 Republican primary for governor.

Editorial counterpoint: Jeff Johnson should be the GOP nominee

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Letters
August 10
Supporters of President Donald Trump gathered at a rally in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., on Aug. 2. The hostility against the media at the event was palpable.

Readers Write: Journalism, variations in hospital costs, Fifth Congressional District endorsement

Editorial
August 10
Soybeans are a leading Minnesota crop, and China has been a major market for them. The commodity now faces a 25 percent tariff in China, which imposed

Congress can't continue to sit out Trump's trade war

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