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Minn. regulators find toxic children's jewelry
37 of 38 economists said the GOP tax plans would grow the debt. The 38th misread the question.
Here's the deal with all those turkeys terrorizing the suburbs
Only 22 percent of Minnesotans think Franken should remain in office, KSTP poll finds
Black Friday better for retailers, including small stores, than Small Business Saturday
Second albino deer found shot, killed in Wisconsin
Wild about turkeys: Hunters thankful for challenges
Gophers coach P.J. Fleck receives contract extension but no added raise
2017 Tribune All-Area Football Team
Injury woes challenge UMD hockey
David Cassidy, 1970s teen idol who starred on 'The Partridge Family,' dies at 67
Inside RFD-TV, the network that covets rural and older viewers
Charlie Rose harassed us, eight women say
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Holidaze parade ushers in holiday season Saturday in downtown Willmar
What you need in your winter survival kit
'Made in America' concerts set by Prairie Arts Chorale
Generations section now available online
500 years of Reformation brings together some 800 people in Willmar
October/November issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Latest issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it!: The intrigue of arm knitting
Live it! Q&A: Taking a holistic approach to medicine
Catherine A. Brainard
Harvey B. Beavers
Verna C. B. Gomer
Jeanne M. Poage
Dorothy A. Fransen
Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate all our blessings
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
Letter: Farm economy needs rescuing
WCT Sports Show: Volleyball playoff preview
WCT Sports Show: Mid-Season Football Rankings
WCT Sports Show: Area volleyball contenders
WCT Sports Show: Week 3 Pigskin Picks
WCT Sports Show: Ranks! And Picks!
Card of Thanks
Emma Anne Williams
November 21, 2017
Army vet and former Minn. legislative aide charged in fatal shooting of his student girlfriend
ST. PAUL — Phanny Phay's family crowded into four rows inside a Ramsey County courtroom Tuesday to watch her longtime boyfriend make his...
20 hours 6 min ago
November 20, 2017
Off-duty Minn. police officer charged with DUI after six cars damaged in crash
ST. PAUL—A state trooper responded to the scene of a crash last week in St. Paul to find six damaged cars and one drunken driving suspect...
November 20, 2017 - 7:16pm
November 17, 2017
Man stuck between downtown St. Paul structures was hard to find on dark, frigid night
ST. PAUL—"Help!," a man called repeatedly after falling about 40 feet last week and landing in a small space between a downtown St. Paul...
November 17, 2017 - 9:09pm
November 16, 2017
$50M gift kicks off St. Thomas scholarship campaign
ST. PAUL — A $50 million donation for promising business majors is the lead gift in a University of St. Thomas fundraising campaign that aims to raise $200 million for student scholarships. President Julie Sullivan said the gift from the estate of commercial real estate developer...
November 16, 2017 - 7:46pm
November 15, 2017
Why would Minnesota want the World Expo?
ST. PAUL—On Wednesday, Nov. 15, Minnesota will find out whether it's won the 2023 World Expo, a smaller version of the World's Fair hosted every five years. If Minnesota wins, it will be the first time the United States has hosted the fair in 39 years. The United States are...
November 15, 2017 - 8:45am
November 8, 2017
Voter turnout in St. Paul mayoral race largest since 2005
ST. PAUL—Mayor-elect Melvin Carter III greeted city workers outside St. Paul City Hall on Wednesday morning, the day after his historic...
November 8, 2017 - 9:07pm
St. Paul elects former council member as mayor in historic vote
ST. PAUL — In a historic win, former St. Paul City Council member Melvin Carter III was elected mayor Tuesday night, Nov. 7, earning more...
November 8, 2017 - 10:06am
November 7, 2017
St. Paul elects first African American mayor
ST. PAUL --- Former St. Paul City Council Member Melvin Carter III won the city’s race for mayor Tuesday night, gaining more than 50 percent...
November 7, 2017 - 10:49pm
November 6, 2017
Tugboat damages Mississippi River railroad bridge
ST. PAUL -- A tugboat guiding a line of heavy barges smashed into a little-known railroad bridge in St. Paul last week, knocking its central support structure off-kilter and causing an estimated $500,000 in damages. The Pig’s Eye Railroad Bridge — a secluded bridge over the Mississippi...
November 6, 2017 - 3:47pm
Family seeking justice after dad of 3 gunned down outside St. Paul bar
ST. PAUL—After working back-to-back jobs from morning to night, Brandon Christopher Roberts headed out with his friends to unwind. But...
November 6, 2017 - 8:15am
November 3, 2017
More swastikas found on Macalester College campus
ST. PAUL -- Macalester College continues to have issues with swastikas turning up on campus, according to online alerts posted Wednesday, Nov. 1, and Thursday, Nov. 2, on the St. Paul college’s website. One was drawn on a residence hall bulletin board, and another found carved into...
November 3, 2017 - 7:47pm
November 1, 2017
St. Paul approves menthol tobacco restrictions
ST. PAUL — By this time next year, menthol cigarettes must be off the shelves of St. Paul convenience stores. The St. Paul City Council...
November 1, 2017 - 9:09pm
October 31, 2017
St. Catherine's guard pleads guilty in shooting incident
ST. PAUL — A St. Catherine University security guard has admitted to falsely accusing a black man of shooting him during an incident that...
October 31, 2017 - 8:09pm
October 25, 2017
St. Paul's proposed ban on menthol cigarettes tweaked; final vote Nov. 1
ST. PAUL — The St. Paul City Council has made key changes to a proposal that would ban menthol cigarettes from convenience stores and restrict...
October 25, 2017 - 9:17pm
October 20, 2017
Minneapolis cop charged with vowing to shoot sister-in-law
ST. PAUL — A Minneapolis police officer threatened to hide in the bushes and shoot his sister-in-law in St. Paul, authorities say. James...
October 20, 2017 - 8:27pm