Broken promises shatter workers' American dreams

The bankruptcy of a southwestern Minnesota pork plant left many people holding debts. The workers on H-2B visas felt stiffed on the pledged income and powerless as they were forced to move suddenly.
Politics

What could third-party candidates mean for Minnesota's 2024 presidential election?

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Paul Rosenau poses for a portrait at his home in Prior Lake on Monday. Rosenau and his wife won millions in the Powerball lottery in 2008 and set asid
Business

Minnesota lottery winner wins judgment over his charitable foundation's money

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Local

Westbound Hwy. 36 in east metro to be closed this weekend. More closings are coming.

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Despite being one of the world's finest swimmers, Regan Smith felt those expectations weighing her down. A mental and geographical reset will enable h
Carlos Gonzalez, Star Tribune
Despite being one of the world's finest swimmers, Regan Smith felt those expectations weighing her down. A mental and geographical reset will enable her to chase Olympic dreams in Paris.

Once a prisoner of pressure, Regan Smith is swimming free at last

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The Lakeville swimmer, now 22, takes aim at the Paris Games at U.S. trials, competing without fear after expectations wore down her confidence during the last Olympic cycle.
The Twins' Carlos Correa slips into a Prince-themed vest after hitting a two-run home run in the seventh inning of Minnesota's 6-2 victory over Oaklan
Sports

How López created new Prince-themed props for Twins home runs

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Cross-section view of a sandwich with sausage and greens, in front of a park-like setting with green trees

The 5 best sandwiches our food writers ate in the Twin Cities area this week

Do sandwiches taste better when someone else makes them? We test that theory as we tried a fresh batch of restaurants, food trucks and farmers market stands.
Brittney Mikell photographed at La Dona on Monday.
Local

St. Paul brewer plans to bring Minnesota's first Black woman-owned brewery to Rondo neighborhood

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Bassett Creek as it flows toward downtown Minneapolis just before it disappears underground, shown in the 1990s.

Why did Minneapolis bury Bassett Creek?

The waterway was used as an industrial dumping ditch. Then city leaders tunneled it out of sight.
Opinion

Abortion access: Safer, but not safe

The U.S. Supreme Court rejects a dubious legal challenge to the use of mifepristone. But there will likely be other attempts to restrict access to it and other reproductive health care.

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