Ex-Hennepin sheriff paid for drunk-driving damages with workers' comp

The Hennepin County Board approved a $240,000 settlement with former Sheriff Dave Hutchinson.

Ukraine, Israel aid advances in rare House vote as Democrats help Republicans push it forward

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3M dumped PFAS sludge in the Washington County landfill for years. It's one of two sites that seeded underground chemical pollution that state officia

A plume of PFAS chemicals under the east metro is moving. The state has a plan to stop it.


Person rushed away on a stretcher after fire extinguished outside Trump hush money trial

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An American flag flies above a brutalist architecture-style building beneath a cloudy sky.
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A former South High School math teacher says she was fired for speaking up against administrators' inability — or unwillingness — to address or even document extremely disruptive student behavior.

Fired Mpls. teacher accuses management of 'cancerous rot'

Becka Thompson was hired to teach students learning English as a second language.
Jaxon Howard had offers from across the country when he committed to LSU on July 1, 2022 at Robbinsdale Cooper High School.


Former Cooper football star Howard transfers from LSU to Gophers

Work began this week on the sign above the former Treehouse Records space, soon to be reopened as Lucky Cat Records.

Legendary record store site in Minneapolis will soon house a new shop for musicheads

June 2015: No. 1 pick Karl-Anthony Towns shares a laugh with the man who chose him: then-head coach Flip Saunders.

Souhan: This is KAT's chance to prove Flip was right

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Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura, left, told CNN he could beat both Donald Trump or Joe Biden in a head-to-head matchup for the White House.

Former Gov. Jesse Ventura boasts he could beat unpopular Trump or Biden if he ran for president

Metropolitan Mosquito Control District lab is where mosquito populations are examined. The Aedes Vexans is the most common species of mosquito locally

Mosquitos are back and so are the workers trying to keep their numbers down

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The courage to follow the evidence on transgender care

Often, those who see nuance decide it's best to just keep their heads down. But here's a report in which empathy, humility and intellectual integrity are all on display.

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