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Prince's hometown struggles with loss still felt a year after death
In the past 365 days, eye-popping murals, 24-hour radio marathons and a flurry of homegrown tributes have tried to fill the void.
Paisley Park's Prince party kicks off with live music, inside stories
Prince confidantes reflect on life after the icon's death
Read all of our coverage about the year since Prince's death
Remembering Prince, an icon for Minnesota and the world
April 30, 2016
Prince Rogers Nelson was not only our biggest hometown celebrity, but one of us. The megastar is remembered in a special section that ran in Star Tribune print editions on Sunday.
Prince commemorative covers
You don't have to be rich! Your guide to Prince anniversary events in Minnesota
A guide to this week's tributes to the hometown icon on (and around) the anniversary of his death.
Prince items belonging to Susannah Melvoin and other associates go up for auction
Boston company RR Auction has the coveted Rick James tour pass up for sale along with Melvoin's postcards teasing of a marriage proposal.
Prince's personal photographer releases new book of rare images
Steve Parke shares photos and stories of his 14 years working with the Purple One.
Purple reign? Petition calls for Prince statue to replace Columbus at state Capitol
Purple Rain? Love Sexy? Which Prince would rise in St. Paul?
Former Prince employees launch foundation with royal fundraiser starring R&B group King
Former Paisley Park employees launch charitable foundation to support Prince's favorite causes.
Appeals court reaffirms that 5 claiming to be Prince heirs are not
Ruling reaffirms the list of six people who are eligible to inherit the $100 million to $300 million fortune.
Lengthy legal battle continues over five unreleased Prince songs
The songs were engineered by a Prince producer a decade ago.
Prince's drummer for more than a decade, John Blackwell Jr. dies at 43
John Blackwell, Jr., longtime drummer for Prince, died Tuesday after being diagnosed with a brain tumor one year ago. He was 43.
Jay-Z calls Prince's handlers 'greedy bastards' in a fiery song on his '4:44' album
In the track "Caught Their Eyes," from the hotly anticipated "4:44," the rapper takes aim at Prince's estate after losing out on exclusive rights to parts of his catalog.
Revolution keyboardist shares untold stories from Prince's soon-to-be reissued 'Purple Rain'
Revolution keyboardist Lisa Coleman talks about the expanded reissue coming Friday.
Carver County Historical Society scores trove of Paisley Park photos
The photos, taken by a friend, capture Prince's home at a time when no pictures were allowed.
Prince's FBI file includes reported threat to sell his personal info to media
It took a year for the FBI to release four redacted pages, describing threats to the pop star, from their vault.
Judge officially rules 6 people as heirs to Prince's fortune
More than a year after Prince's death, a Carver County judge has officially determined that the musician's sister and five half-siblings are heirs to his massive fortune. Prince left no will.
Battle over Prince estate plays on
Judge may make formal decision on the musician's heirs, though some object.
Prince's first ex-wife on her new memoir: 'A lot of trauma I made myself forget'
Mayte Garcia is returning to the Twin Cities this week to promote her new book, "The Most Beautiful."
Federal judge extends temporary restraining order against former Prince sound engineer
Paisley Park Enterprises must put up a $1 million bond to keep the order in place.
Details of Prince's expanded 'Purple Rain' reissue revealed, coming June 23
Warner Bros. unveiled the full track listings with all the extras, including an album of unreleased tracks and a live DVD.
Highlights from Prince memorial weekend, and advice for future years
This past week's tributes — from the big-buck Celebration at Paisley Park to the street party outside First Avenue and everything in between — made for a great and fitting start to keeping Prince's legacy alive.
From reissues to reunions: What Prince fans can look forward to this year
A "Purple Rain" expanded reissue is among the highlights for fans who want to continue celebrating him.
'Born decades too early': How Prince revolutionized the music biz
Our critic who covered him for 40 years reflects on the Purple One's impact on rock, pop culture and the music industry.
Prince fans make 'pilgrimages' to Minnesota's purple landmarks
Fans marked the first anniversary of Prince's death by visiting the star's Minnesota haunts.
Minnesota Twins announce "Purple Rain" umbrella giveaway
The Twins' June 16 matchup against the Cleveland Indians at Target Field will be "Prince Night," the team announced Friday.
The Revolution rocks Paisley Park with '80s-era Prince songs
The band treated fans to funked-up hits including "Erotic City," "Let's Go Crazy" and "Raspberry Beret."
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