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Biden and Sanders spar on health care as virus dominates debate
Minn. Legislature to shift to remote working, will address new coronavirus response Monday
University of North Dakota directing nonessential employees to work from home; NDSU to discuss options Monday
North Dakota to close K-12 schools for 5 days starting Monday
Minnesota district courts suspend certain proceedings
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Reports: NFL league year will start on time
Iditarod continues on despite coronavirus outbreak
Twins plan for life in a holding pattern
With Badger roots, Strobel finds family with the Gophers
March 21, 2020
Mayo Clinic Labs ramp up for round-the-clock COVID-19 testing
Mayo Clinic Laboratories has expanded its COVID-19 testing capacity, so its Rochester facility is now working around the clock to conduct up...
March 21, 2020 - 2:25pm
A surge in coronavirus patients is coming. Do Minnesota hospitals have enough beds?
March 21, 2020 - 1:08pm
Upper Midwest companies now eligible for federal small business disaster loans
ST. PAUL — Federal authorities will allow small businesses in the Upper Midwest to apply for disaster relief loans in hopes of cushioning the...
March 21, 2020 - 11:30am
State symbols are part of what makes Minnesota home
DULUTH, Minn. — An editor here was surprised recently to discover that Minnesota has a state bee. She made the mistake of asking me about it....
March 21, 2020 - 9:00am
March 20, 2020
Minnesota-based 3M, Medtronic ramp up medical supply production
ST. PAUL -- Companies across the country have ramped up production of medical supplies in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, including Minnesota-based...
March 20, 2020 - 7:18pm
'Terrified for what could come': Readers' lives upended amid COVID-19 pandemic
ST. PAUL — Although the novel coronavirus has only thus far been detected in 22 counties, Minnesotans across the state are feeling the effects...
March 20, 2020 - 6:43pm
Pakistani doctor who worked in Minnesota charged with attempting to provide support to ISIS
ROCHESTER, Minn. -- A Pakistani doctor who worked as a research coordinator in Rochester was arrested at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International...
March 20, 2020 - 6:31pm
It's been 14 days since Minnesota reported its first case of COVID-19. A lot has changed: A timeline
ST. PAUL — It's been two weeks since Minnesota health officials reported the first case of coronavirus.And for many, the ongoing changes, reports...
March 20, 2020 - 5:49pm
Minnesota job losses stoke fears of how people will pay rent, mortgages
ST. PAUL — As layoffs mount in Minnesota amid the coronavirus pandemic, concerns are growing that displacement will be soon to follow.Scores...
March 20, 2020 - 3:24pm
Walz weighs shelter-in-place order, outlaws price-gouging as Minnesota COVID-19 cases hit 115
ST. PAUL — Gov. Tim Walz on Friday, March 20, said he's weighing a shelter-in-place order like governors in California, Illinois and New York...
March 20, 2020 - 11:09am
Bus drivers bring meals, smiles to home-bound students
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. -- It’s 8 a.m. on what would normally be a school day, and Melanie Van Alst’s school bus is ready to go.Van Alst will...
March 20, 2020 - 9:46am
March 19, 2020
Red River in Fargo-Moorhead creeps upward as 'good, even thaw' continues
FARGO — The gradual thaw has the Red River creeping up toward the 17-foot action stage, a foot below minor flood stage but the level where...
March 19, 2020 - 6:34pm
Unemployment applications spike in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- In a usual week around this time, Minnesota’s unemployment office processes around 500 new applications per day, give or take.This,...
March 19, 2020 - 6:11pm
Minnesota foundations contribute $4.4 million to COVID-19 ‘recovery fund’
ST. PAUL -- A handful of Minnesota philanthropic organizations have banded together to seed a relief fund aimed at offsetting the toll of COVID-19...
March 19, 2020 - 5:33pm
Minnesota deputy not guilty of manslaughter in Lake Elmo shooting
ST. PAUL -- A Washington County sheriff’s deputy who fatally shot an armed suicidal man in Lake Elmo in 2018 was acquitted Thursday, March...
March 19, 2020 - 4:52pm