Mayor Frey says Walz hesitant to deploy Guard during riots

State officials said the city did not give them the detailed information they needed to deploy the Guard until the next day. By then, dozens of buildings had been looted and torched.

Minnesota plans for COVID-19 vaccine distribution

Cup Foods worker Billy Abumayyaleh, right, brother to owner Mahmoud Abumayyaleh, was confronted by an activist on Monday, Aug. 3. He was trying to cle

Protesters gather as Cup Foods reopens 2 months after Floyd's death

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Fire heavily damages $69M project in downtown St. Paul

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A hotel and apartment complex under construction across the street from the Xcel Energy Center in downtown St. Paul caught fire early Tuesday, and part of the structure collapsed.
Minnesota wide receiver Rashod Bateman

Gophers star Rashod Bateman opts out this season, citing pandemic

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Prior Lake football players took the field before a game last fall against Wayzata.

High school league meets today, considering 'fourth season' for prep sports

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Barb Brynstad with Adam Levy of Turn Turn Turn performed at Icehouse in Minneapolis last weekend after weighing safe gig options.

Minnesota musicians wrestle with safety concerns as live gigs slowly resume

Now that some venues are free to host shows again with extra precautions, it's the musicians themselves who are sometimes making the hard decision whether to go through with the show.
Yia Vang stands in front of the new location of his first brick-and-mortar restaurant, Vinai, which celebrates food from his family's Hmong heritage.

Highly anticipated Hmong restaurant coming to northeast Minneapolis

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In this photo provided by the Australian Defence Force, an Australian Army helicopter lands on Pikelot Island in the Federated States of Micronesia, w

3 men rescued from Pacific island after writing SOS in sand

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A brief magic moment shared amid chaos

Despite COVID-19, despite dementia, my aging parents were able to spend a few minutes together in happiness.