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Minimum wage bill signed
New laws about minimum wage, firearms and synthetic drugs start next week. (07/25/2014)
Krista Tippett
Krista Tippett has won some of radio's most prestigious awards for her work exploring the complexities of faith and human life. (07/24/2014)
My Fair LadyGuthrie Theater
Plays, pow wows and lots of food and drink opportunities await you this weekend across Minnesota. (07/24/2014)
The weekend forecast looks like classic summer -- perfect weather to enjoy a festival or two. (07/18/2014)
It's all about the All-Star game this weekend, but if you can't go, we've got you covered with book suggestions and gardening tips. (07/11/2014)
Despite a snag Wednesday night, construction workers expect to have the Larpenteur Avenue bridge above Interstate 35E in St. Paul in place Friday. (07/10/2014)
The "arterial bus rapid transit" is projected to make local bus service as much as 25 percent faster without making major changes to the street. It's the first of its kind in the Twin Cities, officials said. (07/09/2014)
There are plenty of ways to join the fun outside the park, starting Thursday and running through Tuesday when Target Field hosts Major League Baseball's mid-summer classic. (07/09/2014)
Police are looking for suspects in a shooting that seriously injured three women in north Minneapolis early Wednesday, just a day after Minneapolis Police Chief Janee Harteau and Mayor Betsy Hodges visited several neighborhoods hit hard by recent violence. (07/09/2014)
Days after confirming zebra mussels in one Becker County Lake, officials on Thursday acknowledged another lake in the county is infested. (07/03/2014)
Independence Day is expected to go off with a bang across Minnesota, even though flooding has shifted some of the festivities around. (07/03/2014)
It's mosquito season in Minnesota and those insects can be more than just a nuisance. They also can be hazardous to your health. (07/01/2014)
Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges now confronts what could be one of her most important decisions as mayor -- what to do about the proposed southwest light rail line. (06/30/2014)
Get ready for a mixed bag weather weekend that should feature a little something for everyone. (06/28/2014)
This week's exploration of the upper Midwest's many summer festivals brings us to Lake City, Minn., for the 43rd annual Water Ski Days Festival. (06/27/2014)