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Depressed Minnesota mom who killed baby gets prison for manslaughter
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
'300 frozen dogs' Facebook post draws attention to ND couple's mission
Report: Schools spend millions on state tests with ‘limited’ usefulness
An a capella opportunity at BMS: ‘Six Appeal’ plays in leadup to show choir fundraiser
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
North Central Basketball All-Star Games set for April 8
BASEBALL: Beavers swept at US Bank Stadium
Buzzer-beater: North Woods wins on half-court heave during MN Class A Boys quarterfinal game
Emily Jean Ostlund
Ruth Arlene (Smith) Evarts
Donald S. Ness
Edward Locke Gallagher
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
DELGADO COLUMN: Native American graves and repatriation protection emerge once again
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
PRIME TIME: Children's Time on Sunday morning
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
Bemidji Symphony Orchestra presents 'Celtic Legends'
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Few other birds as interesting as the pileated woodpecker
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Almost time to get off the ice (and clean up as you go)
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Some congratulations and thanks yous are in order
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Candidate thanks supporters, Ward 4
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
January 1, 2014
Explosion, fire at Minneapolis apartment building injures 13, 6 critically
By Will Ashenmacher and Nick Woltman St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS - An apparent explosion Wednesday resulted in an early-morning fire...
January 1, 2014 - 3:50pm
December 27, 2013
Former Minneapolis mayoral candidate attacked
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former Minneapolis mayoral candidate says he was injured in an attempted theft of his iPhone. Former Hennepin County Commissioner Mark Andrew tells the Star Tribune he was attacked at a coffee shop at the Mall of America about 7 p.m. Thursday. Andrew...
December 27, 2013 - 1:28pm
December 2, 2013
Judge orders names of accused priests released
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judge on Monday gave the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis until Dec. 17 to disclose a list of 33 priests deemed to have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors. Ramsey County District Judge John Van de North, Jr., also ordered the Diocese...
December 2, 2013 - 2:11pm
Hearing to focus on list of accused priests
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is seeking a court's permission to disclose the names of some priests who have been accused of sexually abusing minors. Archbishop John Nienstedt says he will disclose the names, locations and status of all...
December 2, 2013 - 9:08am
November 6, 2013
Hodges leads Minneapolis mayoral race
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minneapolis City Council member Betsy Hodges was voters' runaway first choice to be her city's next mayor. The question now is how many seconds and thirds she took. Hodges was the top choice on 36 percent of ballots cast in Tuesday's election, well ahead...
November 6, 2013 - 11:44am
October 30, 2013
Rybak finds next job at educational nonprofit
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis Mayor R. T. Rybak says he's found his next job and will lead an educational nonprofit organization when he leaves office in January. Rybak has been mayor for 12 years. His successor will be chosen Tuesday. Rybak told the Star Tribune that...
October 30, 2013 - 1:37pm
October 11, 2013
Updated: Minnesota teen gets 3 years for prostituting classmate
BRIAN BAKST Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former suburban Minneapolis high school cheerleading captain has been sentenced to three years in prison for prostituting a younger squad member. Eighteen-year-old Montia Parker was sentenced...
October 11, 2013 - 9:39am
October 2, 2013
North Dakota college student arrested in Minnesota murder case
VALLEY CITY, N.D. -- A Valley City State University student wanted on murder and attempted murder charges was arrested Tuesday at the university. Over the weekend, Valley City police were contacted by the Minneapolis Police Department, which requested assistance in the investigation...
October 2, 2013 - 9:34am
Tickets on sale for 2013 Ivey Awards in Mpls.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tickets are now on sale for the 2013 Ivey Awards celebrating the best of Twin Cities professional theater. The ninth annual Iveys will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Historic State Theatre in downtown Minneapolis. Actor and director Randy...
August 2, 2013 - 9:08am
June 27, 2013
Mpls. mayor sets city's 1st same-sex weddings
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mayor of Minneapolis has announced plans to officiate at the city's first same-sex weddings as soon as gay marriage...
June 27, 2013 - 10:32am
June 21, 2013
Mpls. to light up with Secret City festival
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis holds a free nighttime art and music festival Saturday. The inaugural Secret City festival kicks off at 6 p.m. The Convention Center Plaza will feature a new, interactive art installation — the Minneapolis Interactive Macro-Mood Installation...
June 21, 2013 - 9:31am
June 6, 2013
Couples nab Minnesota gay marriage licenses
By Patrick Condon MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Harvey Zuckman and Phil Oxman first met at a Minneapolis bar in 1975, they never imagined...
June 6, 2013 - 9:16am
June 1, 2013
Man shot to death outside party in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police are searching for suspects after a man was shot to death outside a party. Officers were called just after 4:30 a.m. Saturday to the shooting outside a home in northeast Minneapolis. Officers found a man, believed to be in his 20s, inside...
June 1, 2013 - 12:20pm
May 14, 2013
Record temps in southern Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A wet and chilly spring has given way to record high temperatures for mid-May in southern Minnesota. The temperature...
May 14, 2013 - 6:11pm
May 7, 2013
Summer flights added for Bemidji airport
Travelers to and from Bemidji will have more options this summer. SkyWest Airlines said Tuesday that it is adding additional weekend and...
May 7, 2013 - 11:38am