The Medal of Freedom is considered the highest honor the country can bestow on a civilian. In the announcement the Minnesota native was hailed as one of the most influential American musicians of the 20th Century. He's among 13 medal recipients this year.
Severe storms threaten Minnesota again later Wednesday
Tornadoes, very large hail and straight-line winds are possible.
Saint Mary's University cutting 11 majors, laying off staff
The Winona college says it's consolidating to focus on business, technology, and the sciences.
Strong storms impacting southern MN Thursday morning
The SPC says the storm will likely continue producing isolated large hail.
Charges: Fitness worker went to 70-year-old's home, killed him with gunshot to arm
Investigators are still working to determine a motive in the case.
22-year-old Minnesota men involved in crash: 1 dead, 1 critical
The crash happened on Hwy. 75 near Halstad.
Over a half-century into career, Minneapolis actor James Hong gets his star
The 93-year-old actor received a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame Tuesday.
Gallery: Remodeled century-old Minneapolis home on market for $1.06M
The home features Norwegian Oak floors and a spacious open-concept.
Electrical worker dies from being run over by skid loader in southern MN
The 23-year-old victim and other workers with the Minnesota Valley Electric Company were working in the electrical power line system prior to the accident.
Crooked Pint's newest Twin Cities location opens Wednesday
Crooked Pint will open in the former Bonfire restaurant space in Savage.
Minnesota's Crisp & Green to add 30 locations in Florida
The fast-casual chain is owned by Minnesota-based Steele Brands and has seen year-to-year growth since being founded in 2016.
Appeal to find arsonist who caused $2.5M damage to Rochester church
The investigation relates to a Peace United Church of Christ, which was extensively damaged by a fire last month.
Bob Dylan strikes back at critics
Rolling Stone magazine says the music legend opens up as never before it an interview for the issue that hits newsstands on Friday. The Minnesota native takes on plagiarism charges, slavery in America, the movie "I'm Not There," and a transformative 1966 motorcycle accident.
Bob Dylan to perform in Rochester this summer
After a four year hiatus, the Hibbing/Duluth native and his band will return to Minnesota for a show at the Mayo Civic Center in the Med City on August 21. Bob Dylan will also visit Fargo a couple days before he visits Rochester. There's no word of any other Minnesota cities being added to his itinerary.
Bob Dylan expected to be piano man at Rochester show
If his recent concert performances in Europe are any indication, then Bob Dylan will be playing mostly piano -- not guitar -- at his Aug. 21 show in Rochester. The 71-year-old Hibbing native surprised his devotees during his Neverending Tour stops in England and Germany last week by sitting at a grand piano most of the time.
Alan Page awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom
The Viking great and former Minnesota Supreme Court Justice was among seven honored at the White House on Friday.
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