Drought conditions lessen slightly in Minnesota after recent rain

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"We're still in a major drought," said Kenny Blumenfeld, senior climatologist with the Minnesota State Climatology Office.

Fleck says Gophers will be 'Triple-A' team without influx of NIL money

Cecilia Almazan plays with the kids as she picks up her son Marco, 4, left, from daycare at Listos Preschool and Childcare in Rochester.

Child care providers are losing federal aid. Minnesota stepped in, but will it be enough?


Minnesota's biggest law firm appoints first woman president in its 75-year history

Kirby Puckett Jr. and his sister Catherine Puckett held one of their favorite photos, taken when their mom (left) remarried in 2013.
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Kirby Puckett Jr. and his sister Catherine Puckett held one of their favorite photos, taken when their mom (left) remarried in 2013.

Kirby and Tonya Puckett's children say their mom taught them resilience, faith and joy

Tonya Puckett-Miller died at the age of 58 after a 20-month battle with glioblastoma, leaving behind her kids and grandkids.
Twins pitcher Kenta Maeda hands the ball to manager Rocco Baldelli before leaving in the eighth inning on Thursday.

Twins lose home finale, will be No. 3 seed in AL playoffs

Oberg Lake near Lutsen, Minn., September 2022.

Where to find the best fall colors this weekend in Minnesota

FILE - House Speaker Kevin McCarthy, R-Calif., walks to the chamber for procedural votes to advance appropriations bills, at the Capitol in Washington

McCarthy rejects Senate spending bill while scrambling for a House plan that averts a shutdown

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Plans include two new medical buildings at the site of the Damon Parking Ramp, left, and the Ozmun Building, as well as subway and skyway connections

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