State, Nation and World

Dayton ponders state high court diversity in upcoming picks

ST. PAUL — Ethnic and gender diversity will among Gov. Mark Dayton’s considerations as he prepares to fill two upcoming openings on the Minnesota Supreme ... Read more | Add your comment

Captured convict ‘critical but stable’

MALONE, N.Y. — The escaped murderer who was shot by a state trooper near the Canadian border is in “critical but stable” condition at an ... Read more | Add your comment

Crowd cheers ‘Love wins’ at gay pride parade in Minneapolis

MINNEAPOLIS — A large and boisterous crowd turned out to celebrate at the annual gay pride parade in Minneapolis on Sunday, two days after the ... Read more | Add your comment

Medical pot sales to begin in Minnesota, but fight not over

ST. PAUL — There will be no baggies of pot awaiting patients next week when Minnesota joins 21 other states in offering medical marijuana. No ... Read more | Add your comment

Police group to launch ad campaign across Minnesota

ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association plans a new public relations campaign highlighting the work officers do in their communities. Paid ... Read more | Add your comment