Opinion

Can't reconcile reality with federal report on Minneapolis Police Department

An assessment of the handling of the Fourth Precinct protests and of Police Chief Janeé Harteau's Fortune magazine ranking as one of the "World's 50 Greatest Leaders."
Editorial

Last in, first out requirement hurts Minnesota schools and students

Gov. Dayton should rethink position on teacher tenure seniority-only rule.
Opinion

Minnesota's limits on farm wineries are unconstitutional

Wineries face restrictions in the use of grapes from outside Minnesota. That's protectionism, not free trade. Thus, our lawsuit.
Opinion

The best strategy for Democrats on Gorsuch

There are four options. Here are their pros and cons.
Commentary

What's a $5,000 bathroom got to do with Destination Medical Center?

Large, small private projects clear the way for state funds for Rochester.
Opinion

The health care debacle isn't Trump's biggest failure

Editorial

Congress should defend investment in diplomacy

Opinion

A new generation joins anti-Putin protests

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March 26

Well, someone's gotta take on health care for Minnesotans

Commentary
March 26

On health care, we want it all, can't have it

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Local initiatives can be lauded, but funding is inadequate to support Somali community.
Commentary
March 25

It's impossible to imagine rock 'n' roll without Chuck Berry

Commentary
March 25

Binge-watching the new Golden Age of Television

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March 25

Sack cartoon: Touring the coral reefs

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March 25

Readers Write (March 25): Downtown Minneapolis, health care, electric vehicles, plastic bags

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Commentary
March 24

Supply, demand and 'Hamilton': The more the megahit changes, the more tickets remain … really expensive

Commentary
March 24

Rash Report: PBS a value, and invaluable to American society

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