Minnesota GOP candidate Steve Boyd wants to make America Christian again

Some have called Boyd a Christian nationalist. He doesn't reject the label.
Randy Evers of Windom, Minn., stacks sandbags at the home of his friend Joe Fischenich, after flooding that swamped parts of the town June 22, 2024.

As effects of flooding continue, Gov. Walz authorizes Guard to support communities

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Money pressures, decline in births, prompt North Memorial to shutter special nursery

A table sits on the turf outside Pi Kappa Alpha on Thursday, June 20.
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A table sits on the turf outside Pi Kappa Alpha on Thursday, June 20.

Minneapolis to University of Minnesota fraternities: Get that Astroturf off your lawn

Despite advances in Astroturf drainage, Minneapolis still considers synthetic grass an "impervious surface," and elected officials aren't backing down in University of Minnesota zoning spat.
"Purple Rain" performer Holly Conway, music supervisor Jason Michael Webb and producer Orin Wolf smile under a tent at the Prince block party. Wolf br

Wanna be in the 'Purple Rain' Broadway musical? Producers have started casting in Minneapolis.

Michael and Dana Strande look out the window of their Woodbury home next to a collection of items and plants that pay tribute to their late daughter A

Young but running out of time, Amara Strande fought 'forever chemicals' to help save the lives of others

Gophers players huddled before last year's season opener against Nebraska.

Texas offensive lineman Nelson McGuire III rescinds commitment to Gophers

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Therese Kulas donates blood during a Red Cross blood drive at Union Depot in St. Paul on Thursday, June 20.

After COVID stopped downtown St. Paul employer blood drives, residents rolled up their sleeves

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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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