Carver County Attorney Mark Metz announced Thursday that he was closing the two-year investigation into the death of musician Prince Rogers Nelson wit

No criminal charges as Prince death investigation is closed

Investigators were unable to determine who provided Prince the fentanyl painkillers, disguised as counterfeit prescription tablets, that killed the megastar in 2016. Dr. Michael T. Schulenberg will pay a $30,000 fine as part of a settlement with the DEA.

Jay-Z is overseeing a new Prince album for release on Tidal in 2019

May 11
Jay-Z is overseeing a new Prince album for release on Tidal in 2019
After openly feuding last year, the rapper and the Prince estate have come to terms again to handle one of two new albums announced.

10 curious things we learned about Prince from the investigations

April 20
A photo from Prince investigation that was taken at Paisley Park.
He liked Häagen-Dazs ice cream, 5-Hour Energy drinks and MAC beauty products.
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Prince's island retreat in Turks and Caicos is now up for sale

May 8
The 5.74-acre property is surrounded by water on three sides and includes several buildings with more than 10,000 square feet and two private beaches.
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Rediscovered Prince photos show the rising star in 1980s Minneapolis

April 23
Unpublished images from Star Tribune archives offer fresh proof of his love for the Twin Cities.
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April 23

Now available: Reprints of 'Prince Rediscovered' Variety section coverage

The reprints feature a previously unpublished Star Tribune photo taken by David Brewster, with commentary by Jon Bream.
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April 22
Prince, center, entered the clinic of Dr. Michael Schulenberg's clinic on April 20, 2016. Kirk Johnson is behind Prince.

Those close to Prince worried about his use of painkillers for years

The star's insistence on privacy may have kept help at bay.
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April 20
Review of Prince: Live on the Big Screen w live band at target Center. ] Photo Jon Bream • Star Tribune Minneapolis, MN

A virtual Prince gets plenty of love in concert

Review: He appeared on a video screen accompanied by live musicians at Target Center.
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April 20
Prince, center, entered the clinic of Dr. Michael T. Schulenberg's clinic on April 20, 2016. Kirk Johnson is behind Prince.

New documents give a clearer picture of Prince's final days

An emergency landing in Moline, Ill., was the beginning of the end, and even those closest to him said they didn't know painkillers had taken over his life. A week later, he was dead.
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April 20
Surveillance video shows Prince the day before his death

Surveillance video shows Prince the day before his death

Prince met with Dr. Michael T. Schulenberg at his clinic after the artist reported feeling antsy and believed it might have been connected to not taking Tylenol that morning.
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April 20
Prince investigation video shows scene of death

Prince investigation video shows scene of death

This video was taken by Carver County investigators the morning Prince was found dead inside Paisley Park. The Star Tribune has obscured images of Prince's body.
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April 20
Sheila E. performed at Paisley Park to kick off Celebration 2018.

Prince fans converge on Paisley Park for a more celebratory Celebration

Paisley Park's second annual fan gathering kicked off with a (mostly) upbeat set by Sheila E.
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April 19
Prince fans Kim Barrington and Linda Lord flew to the Twin Cities this weekend for the second anniversary of Prince's death, taking turns photographin

Prince: A high-profile casualty to scourge of fentanyl-laced pills

The megastar unknowingly took counterfeit Vicodin painkillers that actually contained fentanyl. In so doing, he appears to have become another casualty to a worrying trend.
Prince
April 19
A sign greets visitors to Quad City International Airport near Moline, Ill., where Prince landed for emergency medical care.

A timeline of Prince's final days

April 7, 2016: Blaming the flu, Prince cancels two concerts in Atlanta. Meanwhile, Dr. Michael T. Schulenberg, a Twin Cities family practitioner treating Prince to…
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April 19
Prince investigation documents: Judith Hill's interview

Prince investigation documents: Judith Hill's interview

These pages have been extracted from files released by Carver County on April 19, 2018.
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April 19
Prince investigation documents: Kirk Johnson's interview

Prince investigation documents: Kirk Johnson's interview

These pages have been extracted from files released by Carver County on April 19, 2018.
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April 19
Prince investigation documents: Moline, Ill., emergency landing, treatment

Prince investigation documents: Moline, Ill., emergency landing, treatment

These pages have been extracted from files released by Carver County on April 19, 2018.
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April 19
Prince investigation documents: Death scene reports

Prince investigation documents: Death scene reports

These pages have been extracted from files released by Carver County on April 19, 2018.
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April 19
Carver County Attorney Mark Metz announced Thursday that he was closing the two-year investigation into the death of musician Prince Rogers Nelson wit

Prince death investigation complete press conference

Carver County Attorney Mark Metz announced Thursday that he was closing the two-year investigation into the death of Prince without issuing any criminal charges.
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April 19
New Prince record released today: His version of 'Nothing Compares 2 U'

New Prince record released today: His version of 'Nothing Compares 2 U'

It is a produced version of the original demo he recorded to teach the song to the Family, who released it five years before Sinead O'Connor covered it.
Prince
April 19
Prince fans gathered at the Prince mural on the side of the Chanhassen Cinema on April 21, 2017, marking the first anniversary of Prince's death.

Prosecutor to announce Thursday whether charges will be filed in Prince's death

To date, no one has been charged or publicly implicated in the musician's death.
Prince
April 18
Prince had his hair done before bed, and other 'alumni' stories at U symposium

Prince had his hair done before bed, and other 'alumni' stories at U symposium

Wednesday's panel by the PRN Alumni also revealed he once wrote a movie for New Kids on the Block.
Prince
April 12
Accompanied by a huge projection of Prince singing, Justin Timberlake played the piano and duetted on “I Would Die 4 U” during halftime at the Sup

Creepy or comforting? Prince 'Live on the Big Screen' tribute raises questions

The late Prince will appear Friday in video footage with a live band at Target Center. Is that in good taste?
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March 28
Attorneys for Prince heirs granted access to some investigation documents

Attorneys for Prince heirs granted access to some investigation documents

The family of the late musician is contemplating a wrongful-death suit.
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February 23
Second annual Celebration at Paisley Park to feature Sheila E., fDeluxe, NPG

Second annual Celebration at Paisley Park to feature Sheila E., fDeluxe, NPG

Tickets for the April 19-21 event were bumped up to $550 and $1,050.
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