Robust cycles in Minnesota music come and go. The local garage rock craze of the mid-'60s was one "golden era." The 1980s, when Prince owned the national airwaves and groups like the Replacements and Hüsker Dü made Minneapolis an indie rock hotbed, was another. Are we in a golden era now? MPR's Chris Roberts finds evidence that suggests we are.
What does the future hold for the Vikings at linebacker?
Anthony Barr is hitting free agency, and Eric Kendricks is approaching age 30
String of vehicle thefts in St. Paul, most left running unattended
The department is urging people not to leave their car running unattended.
Duhamel replaces Estevez on 'Mighty Ducks' show on Disney+
The reboot premiered in March 2021.
Child COVID hospitalizations reach pandemic-high in northern MN
As omicron surges, more kids are ending up in the hospital.
'It's disgusting': Anglers dumping sewage on to popular ice fishing lake
A local CO told Bring Me The News it's people in newer, RV-style wheel houses.
Reward offered for information on 2021 double fatal shooting in St. Paul
It's been a year since Alejandro Rios and Michael Stewart were found dead on the sidewalk.
Reports: Poles to the Bears, Vikings 'may move quick' on Adofo-Mensah
That's according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Tuesday, January 25
The test positivity rate has dropped for the first time since before Christmas.
Charges: Daughter admits to squeezing mom 'like a python,' killing her
She is charged with murder in her mom's death.
Video: Man harasses Jimmy John's workers, wishes death on them over mask mandate
"When are you going to start using that brain inside of your head," the man asks.
Is Minnesota a battleground again?
A new SurveyUSA poll is the first to show the presidential race within single digits in Minnesota, with President Obama just six points ahead. Minnesota now ranks 11th on New York Times election blog FiveThirtyEight's list of tipping point states — putting it somewhere on the border between those states that the campaigns clearly need to attend to and those that might fall into the “optional” category.
Civilly committed pedophile moving to Golden Valley
Clarence Opheim will be living in a halfway house once he's released from the secured sex offender treatment facility in St. Peter. The Golden Valley Police Department is holding a notification meeting March 5. The 64-year-old convicted sex offender has admitted to committing 100 sex crimes in the late 1980s.
Is the female congressional candidate disappearing in Minnesota?
After notching five of the 16 major party U.S. House nominations in 2010 in Minnesota, women may secure only two such slots across the state's eight districts this November, the University of Minnesota's Eric Ostermeier reports on his political news site Smart Politics.
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