At Carleton, Jack Lew forged an important relationship with his faculty adviser, who suggested he head to Washington and look for a political job. That path east would later be followed by the adviser himself, Paul Wellstone.
'Stranger Things' star Joe Keery spotted at Minneapolis vintage shops
The Hollywood star is in Minnesota filming a new movie.
North Dakota's only abortion clinic relocating to Minnesota
A GoFundMe set up to help the clinic make the move to Minnesota has surpassed its $500,000 goal.
Deadly vehicle fire on Interstate 94 west of Fargo
The victim's age and name have not been released.
Overturning Roe v. Wade won't do a 'damn thing' to prevent abortions, Walz says
Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Saturday meant to protect abortion access in the state and people who come from out of state seeking one.
Man crossing Highway 13 in Burnsville fatally struck by driver
The victim is a 31-year-old man from Prior Lake.
MNGOP-endorsed candidate Walter Hudson calls for murder charges if people in restricted states travel for legal abortion
"Dick's Sporting Goods desperately wants to kill children," Hudson wrote in a tweet.
Charges: Cop feared for his life during struggle for gun with suspect
Allen Denzel Oliver-Hall has been charged with second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon.
Shootout near Erik's Bike Shop, Lunds & Byerlys in Burnsville
Police say youths were shooting at each other on Saturday afternoon.
Fishermen find body floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee
The body was found upstream from Minnesota River Heritage Park.
Minneapolis man dies after crash leaves him pinned under vehicle
Clemente Garcia, 20, died Wednesday morning.
19-year-old gunned down marks 43rd homicide in Minneapolis this year
The victim's identity has not been released.
Race for White House shifts to Minnesota
Republican presidential hopeful Ron Paul spoke at a Rochester high school Saturday. He also attended an afternoon rally in Chanhassen. Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum will make campaign stops in Eden Prairie and Bemidji on Sunday. Paul will visit Minnesota again on Monday. Minnesota's caucus takes place on Tuesday.
Carleton College will require the COVID-19 vaccine for students, staff
With a vaccinated population, the school does not anticipate requiring masks on campus.
Metro Transit looks for new chief
The Metropolitan Council is getting closer to finding a new Metro Transit police chief. A.J. Olson has been serving as acting chief since former police chief David Indrehus retired several months ago. The Metropolitan Council said screenings and oral exams have been completed.
Former Sen. Norm Coleman to serve as adviser to Mitt Romney
Coleman will serve as special adviser, focused on policy. Romney says the former senator’s advice will be important as he lays out his economic plan.
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