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New children's book about Teddy Bridgewater: 'Little Bear Teddy: Big Dream Come True'

The message: "working hard in school is just as important as practicing on the field."

Belle Plaine will host Catholic and Satanist rallies on Saturday

Catholics are not happy about the possibility of the first ever Satanist monument on public land.

Belle Plaine will host Catholic and Satanist rallies on Saturday

Catholics are not happy about the possibility of the first ever Satanist monument on public land.

Study: Climate change could wallop some states' economies

But Minnesota might get one of the softer blows.

3 interesting bits from Rolling Stone's Purple Rain tour oral history

The entire story is worth the read – but here are three little pieces that stood out to get you started.

3 interesting bits from Rolling Stone's Purple Rain tour oral history

The entire story is worth the read – but here are three little pieces that stood out to get you started.

Read this: Marlon James on race and racism in Minnesota

James writes in part: "Tomorrow when I get on my bike, I am big black guy, who might be shot before the day ends, because my very size will make a cop feel threatened."

Sen. Franken talks politics and 1984 with actress Olivia Wilde

Actress Olivia Wilde called Franken "the MAN" following the New York Times interview.

Minnesota GOP leaders say this year's legislative session wasn't all that bad

GOP leaders said lawmakers had a successful session – which included lifting the Sunday liquor sales ban.

Minnesota author Marlon James on the Sculpture Garden 'Scaffold' controversy

The A Brief History of Seven Killings author touches on progressive in-fighting, and Facebook's corrosive effect on discussion.

Read this 17-year-old's firsthand account of the attack in Manchester

Student Joe Ryan recounts what happened Monday night at the Ariana Grande concert.

One Minnesotan in Congress explains why he likes the House health care bill

Here's how Rep. Erik Paulsen explains his vote for the bill.

Report: Sanitation worker outed as 4th Precinct tipster killed himself after firing

Fearing for his co-workers' safety, Al Ditty tipped off the media about an impending raid on the 4th Precinct protest.

Vice report takes a look at segregation in Twin Cities charter schools

Vice has found that Twin Cities charter schools have a higher rate of segregation than public schools.

MN Teacher of the Year writes a candid blog post about losing his job

Tom Rademacher says it's not just about the "last in, first out" policy.

Looking for a new read? Here are the Minnesota Book Award winners

Looking for a new read? Here's the best in Minnesota literature.

Mayo Clinic says get a second opinion – first ones are frequently wrong

The majority of patients who got a second opinion left with a different diagnosis, a Mayo Clinic study found.

New study finds Minneapolis and St. Paul among the most literate U.S. cities

Whether they are reading in a park or reading to find an escape from cabin fever – Minnesotans like to read.

New study finds Minneapolis and St. Paul among the most literate U.S. cities

Whether they are reading in a park or reading to find an escape from cabin fever – Minnesotans like to read.

Minneapolis is suing Rehab Addict star Nicole Curtis

The rehabber bought the home in north Minneapolis from the city for $2.

Worth a read: A great, easy breakdown of Trump's budget proposal

How the president's proposal affects things like Homeland Security, the Environmental Protection Agency, and veterans.

How Oregon Trail was ferried from teletype to computer

What do you mean I can only carry 100 pounds of meat back to the wagon?