I-90 reopens but other Minnesota roads close as waters keep rising

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Hwy. 91 north of Adrian and Hwy. 75 south of Luverne remain closed; some metro area road also shutting down. In Stillwater, MnDOT workers blocked access to the Lift Bridge.

Grandma's Marathon officials keeping an eye on rain but hopeful races will be held

Runners will be notified at 3 a.m. as to if race-day changes are needed, a Grandma's spokesman said.
Interstate 90 was submerged east of Luverne, Minn., on Friday morning.
Interstate 90 was submerged east of Luverne, Minn., on Friday morning.
The Uptown Art Fair, shown in 2019.

Uptown Art Fair will go on this summer as Bachman's steps in to save the day

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On the beach in Aruba.

Delta Air Lines adds routes to Aruba, St. Maarten from MSP

A fleet of tractors pass by parade goers at the Gopher Count festival in Viola on Thursday.

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Sunisa Lee competes on the beam during the U.S. gymnastics championships, Friday, May 31, 2024, in Fort Worth, Texas.

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The view up Nicollet Avenue toward downtown in 1979, soon after the Kmart was built. The building was demolished in 2023.

Why did Minneapolis close Nicollet Avenue for a Kmart?

For nearly 50 years, the store blocked one of the city's main thoroughfares. That wasn't the original plan.

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Washington Post's reporters' response to that paper's own scandal and the Wall Street Journal's advocacy for jailed journalist Evan Gershkovich serve as models.

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