Finishing On Time Becoming More Out Of Reach As End Of Session Nears, Legislative Leaders SayThe legislative session is slated to end on Monday, but top Democrats and Republicans at the state capitol said it’s becoming increasingly unlikely that lawmakers will wrap everything up before then and avert a special session.
'We Put The Love And You Feel The Soul': New Barbecue Spot Helps Bring Lake Street Back To LifeLake Street outside the Midtown Global Market is quiet, but on the inside, soulful sounds fill the air as a new business is bringing people out for a taste of down-home comfort food.
As Ramadan Comes To An End, Minnesota Muslims Share What Eid Means To ThemThe Muslim holiday of Ramadan, and the month of fasting that goes with it, comes to an end Wednesday night.
Minneapolis Makes Juneteenth An Official City HolidayJuneteenth, observed on June 19, commemorates the day in 1865 when enslaved Black Americans in Galveston, Texas finally learned they had been freed two-and-a-half years earlier, when President Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation.
'A Champion Of Those On The Outside': Jim Klobuchar, Who Spent Decades As Star Tribune Columnist, Has Died At 93Jim Klobuchar, a Minnesota journalist who spent over three decades as a columnist with the Star Tribune, died Wednesday. He was 93 years old.
Clarifying COVID: Is Herd Immunity Even Possible At This Point?In this week's Clarifying COVID, Dr. George Morris of CentraCare returns to answer questions about COVID-19 pandemic developments. These include questions about herd immunity, reaching 70% vaccination rate before July 1 and more.
Sources: Minnesota Trial For 3 Other Officers In George Floyd Case Postponed Until 2022Sources tell WCCO that the Minnesota trial of the three other officers accused in the George Floyd case will be postponed from this August until 2022.
Otis 'Popeye' Givens Charged With Murder In Mpls. Parking Garage ShootingA Brooklyn Center man is charged with second-degree murder, accused of killing a woman in a Minneapolis parking garage by shooting her in the back of the head.
OMNI Brewing In Maple Grove Offers Free Beer For Showing Vaccine CardIf you're looking for further incentive to get your COVID-19 vaccine, how about a free beer?
State Pollution Control Agency: 3M Failed To Manage Hazardous Waste In Cottage GroveThe Minnesota Pollution Control Agency announced an enforcement agreement with the 3M company regarding its failure to correctly record, store, inspect, and dispose of hazardous waste at its manufacturing and waste incineration facility in Cottage Grove.
Minnesota Ranked Among States With Lowest Levels Of Drug AbuseMinnesota has been ranked as one of the states with the lowest levels of drug abuse.