Why townhomes are the star of Twin Cities area housing market

Townhouses account for upwards of a quarter to a third of all new housing for some Twin Cities area builders.
Minnesota coach P. J. Fleck and the Gophers will find out their bowl destination on Sunday

Gophers bowl picture: SEC title game shakes projections up


Diabetes patients recruited to answer whether blood sugar monitors are worth it

A Green Line light-rail train.
Anthony Souffle, Star Tribune
A Green Line light-rail train.

Metro Transit to start new fare enforcement program Monday

Metro Transit is also expected to approve a new rider code of conduct.
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Minneapolis has $8M to help people remove ash trees, but no relief for those paying off removals now


A medical mecca for generations to come

Mayo Clinic is investing a historic sum — $5 billion — in its flagship southeast Minnesota campus. The expansion commendably keeps patient care at its core while keeping pace with technology.

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