A better Lake Street? A daring hope for riot-torn corridor

Though state aid has been slow coming, Minneapolis' support for the riot-damaged cultural corridor keeps hope alive for a better future.

Agape Movement aims to change hearts in south Minneapolis

Steve Floyd has been a street outreach worker in Minneapolis since the 1980s. With the Agape Movement, Floyd has embarked on one of his most ambitious missions yet: To use their African heritage to help ex-gang members fully realize their identity in America.
Barber Lamberto Vergara guided students on how to roll hair at the Minnesota School of Barbering in Minneapolis. Vergara purchased the school after ri
Elizabeth Flores, Star Tribune
Barber Lamberto Vergara guided students on how to roll hair at the Minnesota School of Barbering in Minneapolis. Vergara purchased the school after riots destroyed the area where he had his shop.
Co-owner Mary Lau served the lunchtime crowd at her restaurant, the Peking Garden in St. Paul, which had to relocate after the riots in May 2020. She

Riot-damaged businesses on St. Paul's University Avenue recovering — finally

The corridor, heavily damaged in the unrest that followed George Floyd's murder, is now starting to see renovated buildings and funds to help with more.

Tax deal reached in final weekend of session at State Capitol

The fate of the $4 billion package is tied to other fights over spending on classrooms, health care and public safety.
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison ran towards the stage after being endorsed during the DFL state convention.
Politics

Attorney General Keith Ellison easily wins DFL endorsement for second term

Luis Arraez scored three runs for the Twins on Saturday night, the last of which came when he slid in safely on a wild pitch in the eighth inning at K
Sports

Arraez gobbles up Rod Carew's advice as Twins wallop Royals 9-2

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Twins boss Derek Falvey, left, decided to offer a record-setting contract to third baseman Josh Donaldson two years ago, only to deal the veteran slug
Sports

Reusse: First place doesn't mean flawless for Falvey-Levine Twins

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With $287.6B in revenue, UnitedHealth again tops list of Minnesota public companies
Business

With $287.6B in revenue, UnitedHealth again tops list of Minnesota public companies

Lutunji Abram opened her new bakery, Lutunji’s Palate, in downtown Minneapolis last week. Robbers broke in the first night, but she remains upbeat a
Local

Brooks: A downtown Minneapolis bakery's first week has the bitter and the sweet

FILE - Kate McKinnon arrives at the 77th annual Golden Globe Awards on Jan. 5, 2020, in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Nation

Kate McKinnon, Pete Davidson departing from 'SNL'

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General Mills updated its shared spaces at the Golden Valley headquarters to encourage in-person collaboration when employees are in the office as par
Business

General Mills focuses on 'moments that matter' for in-person work

Gary Vaynerchuk, the chief organizer of VeeCon, spoke at U.S. Bank Stadium where the conference is being held this weekend. VeeCon is aimed at buildin
Variety

Celebrities, digital token enthusiasts gather in Minneapolis for first NFT convention

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