The Chicago Blackhawks advanced to the Western Conference finals with a 4-3 victory over the Minnesota Wild on Thursday night for a four-game sweep.
Anoka County ranks in the top fifth nationally in a new study as a place where children have a better shot to scale the income ladder.
Brandon Wren died of a gunshot wound to the neck at his home late Sunday night.
Amy Hewett-Olatunde teaches students at LEAP High School in St. Paul, which enrolls students who are new arrivals to the U.S. and are not native English speakers.
Nekima Levy-Pounds hopes to engage more youth in the civil rights organization.
Officials are scrambling to bring down the ballooning costs of the light rail project to make it more palatable.
Minneapolis police spokesperson John Elder said the protest was peaceful and there were no arrests.
The Wild, which have never won a series in fewer than seven games, beat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 and took the first round series in six games.
The Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Police officers arrived on foot to the rental car area of the airport's Terminal 1 parking garage. There, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office, a man intentionally drove a vehicle at them.
So far, more than 2.6 million birds have died in the outbreak, either by the flu itself or in efforts to prevent its spread.
This flu season has also hospitalized more people overall. And it's not over. The season typically lasts until late April or early May.
An apparent dispute between main contractor Lunda/Ames Joint Venture and a Hudson-based sub sparked the walkout by 100 workers Friday. MnDOT's project manager calls it "a bump in the road."
Minnesota now has a 2-1 lead in the NHL Western Conference playoff series against St. Louis.
About 350 people met in Crystal, Minn., to remember the 10-year-old boy many of them had tried to help find. He went missing March 18, and his body was found last week.
The two were killed after the motorcycle they were riding on was hit by a car.