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Amid struggles to develop a new approach to public safety, there is a depressingly familiar problem: how to curb surging violence as the weather warms.
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On a sunny Juneteenth, hopes for change and peace prevail

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Continuing GOP skepticism over Biden's win worries 'students of democracy'

Sisters Natalie Redinger, center, and Heather Dewitt, right, participate in a traditional Swedish circle dance Thursday at the American Swedish Instit
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Sisters Natalie Redinger, center, and Heather Dewitt, right, participate in a traditional Swedish circle dance Thursday at the American Swedish Institute.

Minneapolis, St. Paul come back to life as pandemic wanes

Thanks to high vaccination rates, summer weather and the lifting of Minneapolis and St. Paul mask mandates, June has marked a reanimation of Minnesota's metropolitan core after more than a year of COVID-induced inactivity. The signs of revival are everywhere.
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Stunner at the U.S. trials: Regan Smith upset in 200-meter backstroke

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Buxton returns, Cruz blasts a two-run home run to spark Twins over Texas 3-2

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Minnesota's governors form a small club with little small talk

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On June 20, at 10:31 p.m. in these parts ... the days start to get shorter. Dance while ye may.

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