50,000 transplants have been arranged by the National Marrow Donor Program based in Minneapolis. The procedures are becoming more common. Half of the transplants arranged by the 25-year-old program have come in the last five years.
NHL announces make-up dates for Wild postponements
The Wild will play 40 games in the final 77 days of the regular season.
Group says Mayo should be 'severely punished' over research puppy's death
The puppy died two days after undergoing a procedure at a Mayo research facility.
Charges: Man kidnapped woman, sexually assaulted her at gunpoint
The suspect faces three separate felony charges.
St. Cloud 'Boogaloo Boi' who discussed attack on MN Capitol gets 2 years
He was charged with illegally possessing a machine gun.
High school basketball team returns from game to find bus driver dead
Members of the girls team returned to the bus to find the driver unresponsive.
Minnesota AG sues COVID testing site, alleging it sent false results
Sometimes the company didn't send people their results at all, the lawsuit alleges.
UnitedHealth Group says it made $287B last year, $24B of it profit
The corporation's Optum business represented a significant chunk of that total.
Friend arrives at couple's home, stabs one of them after being asked to leave
The couple say their friend was "not acting right."
Walz's $2.7B infrastructure plan includes $940M for climate projects
Projects will help Minnesota prevent or adapt to climate change and mitigate its impacts, the governor says.
3-year-old, marrow donor celebrate boy's 're-birthday'
When he was 1 year old, a bone marrow donation from a stranger helped save the life of Caleb Nord. Donor Missy Slauter, of Michigan, had never met the boy until Saturday. They visited to be part of Caleb’s “re-birthday" – the anniversary of the day he received his transplant.
Stealth donor among Minnesota's most generous donors to GOP
Minnesota Public Radio takes an in-depth look at a Plymouth businessman who has given millions of dollars over the years to conservative candidates and causes. Robert Cummins keeps a low-profile, but party insiders know him well.
Some Minnesota ballot question donors face state regulation
The Campaign Finance and Disclosure Board says in some circumstances, groups funded by private donations that take sides on ballot measures -- like next year's marriage amendment -- will have to report the exact source of those donations with the state.
Kidney transplant chain recipients meet each other
A meeting between six people in the Twin Cities Sunday night was made possible by a rare chain of three kidney transplants which included six surgeries, two in South Dakota and the other four in Minnesota.
Feds scrounge up money to keep Minnesota wolf-trapping program going
Sen. Amy Klobuchar tells the Duluth News Tribune the U.S. Agriculture secretary is pledging to use money from their budget to re-start the program and keep it running through the end of the year.
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