So far in 2010, there have been 31 homicides in Minneapolis. In contrast, there were 19 in all of 2009. This map tracks each homicide throughout the city since the beginning of the year.
Here are results of a poll conducted by Minnesota Public Radio News and the Humphrey Institute at the University of Minnesota on voters' attitudes toward government, as well as reaction to the tea party's influence in the state.
The Minnesota Legislature is in the final days of its 2010 session and time is running out for lawmakers to solve the state's budget crisis. Minnesota Public Radio is following the ongoing budget story as it unfolds.
Pictures of the traditional May Day parade, hosted by In the Heart of the Beast puppet theater, that travels along Bloomington Avenue and culminates with a festival in Powderhorn Park in Minneapolis on May 2, 2010.
Spring is here and the animals at the Minnesota Zoo are taking time to enjoy the warm weather.
To track the progress of Minnesota's athletes competing at the Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver, we've created a friendly competition between the Morning Edition and All Things Considered programs, which we call MPR's Fantasy Olympic Games.
Despite flu fears, hundreds celebrating Cinco de Mayo came out to cheer at the annual lowrider car show in St. Paul's west side and the competition known as "hopping."