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April 16, 2019
Tarek Tomes has been named by Gov. Tim Walz to serve as the commissioner of the state's information technology department on Tuesday, April 16. Tim Pugmire / Minnesota Public Radio
Walz names commissioner for troubled state IT department
April 16, 2019 - 5:04pm
An aerial view of the damage to soccer fields at Veterans Athletic Complex in Hastings on Sunday, March 24, 2019. Courtesy city of Hastings
Donor gives $100,000 to repair vandal-damaged fields in Hastings
April 16, 2019 - 1:02pm
The "Moms of the House" caucus, led by Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, includes a number of freshman congresswoman who are also moms to young children and teens. Photo for The Washington Post by Andre Chung
Record number of congresswomen are mothers. Here's a glimpse inside their first caucus
April 16, 2019 - 12:29pm
April 15, 2019
Duluth Mayor Emily Larson presents her State of the City Address Monday. Steve Kuchera /skuchera@duluthnews.com
Mayor tackles disparities in State of the City Address
April 15, 2019 - 8:53pm
Approximately 100 supporters were on hand to cheer President Donald Trump as he arrives at Minneapolis St. Paul International Airport Air Reserve Station aboard Air Force One, Monday, April 15.
President Trump extols Minnesota economy during visit
April 15, 2019 - 8:12pm
Emily Larson
Read Mayor Emily Larson's State of the City address in its entirety
April 15, 2019 - 7:03pm
Gov. Tim Walz and U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar
Walz, Klobuchar greet Donald Trump by releasing their own tax returns
April 15, 2019 - 4:33pm
President Donald Trump says his administration may close the United States' border with Mexico. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
WATCH LIVE: Trump roundtable discussion in Burnsville, Minn.
April 15, 2019 - 1:20pm
April 14, 2019
A grid of images shows images which have been posted by Lt. Cmdr. Roger Reinert, of Duluth, on his Instagram and other social media timelines during his time deployed in Kabul, Afghanistan. Reinert is a member of the Navy Reserve and expects to be home in May.  Graphic illustration by Gary Meader
'I was not prepared': Reinert describes wartime deployment
April 14, 2019 - 7:30pm
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), left, with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) on Capitol Hill in Washington, March 8, 2019. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2019 The New York Times).
'The president today made America smaller': Democratic candidates react to Trump's attack on Rep. Omar
April 14, 2019 - 9:02am
The word "taxes" is seen on the facade of the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) headquarters in Washington. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer
House Democrats give IRS hard deadline of April 23 to turn over Trump tax returns
April 14, 2019 - 8:43am
April 13, 2019
A DTA bus turns off of Superior Street onto Third Avenue West to go to the transit center. file / News Tribune
DTA to offer free rides to state of the city address
April 13, 2019 - 10:15pm
House Democratic push to raise minimum wage opens rift over amount of hike
April 13, 2019 - 3:23pm
Ilhan Omar, DFL-Minneapolis, looks around from her seat on the floor of the Minnesota House as the 2017 Legislature convened at the State Capitol in St. Paul on Jan. 3, 2017. Scott Takushi / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Trump targets Rep. Ilhan Omar with a video of Twin Towers burning
April 13, 2019 - 8:17am
April 12, 2019
Pete Stauber.
Stauber camp raises over $250K
April 12, 2019 - 4:12pm