June 28, 2021

US judge: Rep. Boebert can block people on personal Twitter

DENVER — A federal judge ruled last week that Republican U.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert does not have to unblock a former Democratic Colorado state lawmaker […]
June 28, 2021

New coronavirus rules enacted for Moscow restaurants

MOSCOW — Restaurants and cafes in Moscow on Monday began requesting that patrons provide proof of vaccination or a negative coronavirus test as the Russian […]
June 28, 2021

Community begins to weigh in on Sears site near downtown St. Paul

An evolving proposal to redevelop a 14-acre site that includes the former Sears department store on the outskirts of downtown St. Paul is beginning to […]
June 28, 2021

Northwest Angle remains cut off from tourism, traffic as US-Canada border closure drags on

This summer, not so much. Better than last year in the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, perhaps, but only marginally. “There’s really not much […]
June 28, 2021

Witnesses: Car struck by train in Chicago drove past gates

CHICAGO — Witnesses told investigators that a car in which three people were killed when it was struck by a Metra train in Chicago had […]
June 28, 2021

UAW leaders pick Secretary-Treasurer Ray Curry to run union

DETROIT — United Auto Workers Secretary-Treasurer Ray Curry has been elected president of the union. Curry, 55, was picked by the union’s International Executive Board […]
June 28, 2021

Famous Dave's owner buys Bakers Square and Village Inn restaurants

BBQ Holdings, parent company of Famous Dave’s, is continuing its expansion outside of barbecue with the acquisition of family restaurant chains Village Inn and Bakers […]
June 28, 2021

Pandemic-era Mobile World Congress tech fair kicks off

BARCELONA, Spain — A major wireless technology trade fair kicked off in Barcelona on Monday with scaled-back attendance and beefed-up health and safety measures, changes […]
June 28, 2021

Too much or not enough: Latino workers in Minnesota describe one pandemic, but two very different economies

This story is a collaboration between MinnPost and Sahan Journal. Eloy Bravo’s biggest passion is his kitchen, which he compares to an artist’s studio space.  […]
June 28, 2021

Brainerd’s birth comes at Old Crow Wing Village’s expense

“The town died when the railroad chose to cross the river at Brainerd,” according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources website about the park […]