Minnesota consumers, businesses deal with surprise of fast-rising prices

Some believe the price jolt is temporary. Others worry it can spiral into something longer lasting.
Air Force Reserve pilot Lt. Col. Josh Nelson was grounded after losing his colon to disease. But with the help of his doctor, he persuaded the militar
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Minnesota pilot is first to return to Air Force flight duty after losing colon

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Hennepin County defense attorneys push for more diverse jury pools

In Owatonna, Minn., the Hadt siblings, from left, Riley, 14, Carter, 11, and Abigail, 7, took advantage of the weather to read outside.
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In Owatonna, Minn., the Hadt siblings, from left, Riley, 14, Carter, 11, and Abigail, 7, took advantage of the weather to read outside.

Boom in online programs could reshape Minn. education

From Albert Lea to Bemidji to St. Paul, the number of public school districts and charters racing to build online academies is soaring.
Twins catcher Mitch Garver, right, uses a “one-knee-down” setup to improve his form with pitches low in the strike zone.
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Scoggins: Garver will do anything for an edge, and pays the price

last-minute laps: Regan Smith trained for the upcoming U.S. Olympic swim trials at the Brooklyn Center Community Center pool Wednesday.    top candida
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'I'm confident ... I'm ready': Regan Smith knows the way to the Tokyo games

Lake Itasca, pictured in 2014 at the point it flows into the Mississippi River, is one of Minnesota’s coldwater lakes that hasn’t lost oxygen.
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Minnesota freshwater lakes are rapidly losing oxygen as temperatures climb

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