Regulators grant higher energy rates for Xcel gas, Minnesota Power for 2024

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In November, both utilities asked for larger rate increases, but the state Public Utilities Commission typically grants interim rates while scrutinizing that overall request.
Brad Rademaker sifts through soybeans at the CHS soybean processing site in Mankato, Minn., on Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2022. Inver Grove Heights-based CHS

Congressional watchdog: Stop paying big farmers' crop insurance

Hundreds of people turned out for an informational meeting held by Hunters For Hunters in Carlton on Wednesday night.
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Hundreds of people turned out for an informational meeting held by Hunters For Hunters in Carlton on Wednesday night.

Hunters pack meeting in Carlton to join grassroots group's call for wolf hunt

Hundreds of hunters gathered at an ice arena outside of Duluth to learn more about Hunters for Hunters.
Mike Loeffeler walked his dog Pan on a warm December day in 2017. Temperatures could rise into the 50s in the Twin Cities Thursday and could reach 60

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University of Minnesota Duluth.

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Brian Glasow, an invasive carp specialist with Minnesota DNR, holds a bighead carp caught recently in the Mississippi River.

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Wolves center Karl-Anthony Towns posed after hitting a three-pointer recently against the New York Knicks.

Souhan: If you're distracted by his antics, you're missing KAT at his best

Gophers guard Elijah Hawkins, right, and Nebraska’s Keisei Tominaga fought for a loose ball in the second half Wednesday.

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New Mpls. schools chief faces big test

Minnesotans should be cheering for Lisa Sayles-Adams as she prepares to take over as superintendent in 2024.

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