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Minnesota Today

By Minnesota Public Radio

Minnesota Today from MPR News brings you the most important stories from around the state, on your schedule. Get updated on the latest news from in just five minutes, every weekday morning and evening.

  1. 1.
    Texas man accused of coming to Minnesota to riot, alleged to be a member of extremist group10/23/2020
    4:17
  2. 2.
    Minnesota piloting free, at-home COVID-19 testing 10/23/2020
    4:10
  3. 3.
    Judge upholds 8 out of 9 criminal charges in George Floyd murder case10/22/2020
    5:33
  4. 4.
    'Saddened, not surprised' as deaths rise10/22/2020
    5:13
  5. 5.
    COVID deaths reach a record high again, with ominous signs ahead10/21/2020
    4:03
  6. 6.
    Justice Department offers assistance to Minneapolis police10/21/2020
    4:40
  7. 7.
    It's snowing furiously and it isn't even Halloween yet10/20/2020
    5:15
  8. 8.
    Plowable October snowfall arrives Tuesday10/20/2020
    4:35
  1. 9.
    An early blast of winter is heading for central Minnesota10/19/2020
    4:16
  2. 10.
    Legendary Minnesota sports journalist Sid Hartman dies at age 10010/19/2020
    4:10
  3. 11.
    Minnesota officials: 'Steady, inexorable spread' led to double digit deaths, case increases10/16/2020
    4:13
  4. 12.
    COVID-19 deaths, cases climbing in Minnesota10/16/2020
    4:04
  5. 13.
    Elections efforts are moving into high gear10/15/2020
    5:26
  6. 14.
    House passes $1.8 billion public works borrowing bill10/15/2020
    4:12
  7. 15.
    There's been a big jump in COVID deaths as case numbers stay high10/14/2020
    5:05
  8. 16.
    State announces new testing push10/14/2020
    4:34
  9. 17.
    In-home, mail-order COVID testing is coming to Minnesota10/13/2020
    5:34
  10. 18.
    More visits to nursing homes, long-term care facilities10/13/2020
    5:10
  11. 19.
    Nearly 3,000 new Covid-19 cases over the weekend10/12/2020
    4:39
  12. 20.
    Ex-cop charged with murder in George Floyd's death may stay out of state before trial10/09/2020
    4:38
  13. 21.
    U of M Board of Regents to vote on cutting several men’s sports10/09/2020
    4:32
  14. 22.
    Minnesota is easing some COVID rules, even as case growth persists10/08/2020
    4:43
  15. 23.
    Protests in Minneapolis after Chauvin’s release10/08/2020
    4:19
  16. 24.
    All of the officers involved in George Floyd's death are now out of jail10/07/2020
    5:32
  17. 25.
    Legal Marijuana Now party names new 2nd District candidate10/07/2020
    5:36
  18. 26.
    A historic hospital may be a big help for the homeless this winter10/06/2020
    5:01
  19. 27.
    Trump visits yield no positive tests in MN so far10/06/2020
    4:31
  20. 28.
    Fairview closing two St. Paul hospitals as COVID toll grows10/05/2020
    5:54
  21. 29.
    MN adds nearly 2,500 more confirmed COVID-19 cases over the weekend10/05/2020
    3:42
  22. 30.
    Trump visit heightens concerns about COVID-19 spread in Minnesota10/02/2020
    3:30
  23. 31.
    Trump tests positive for COVID-19 shortly after MN visit10/02/2020
    4:47
  24. 32.
    Minnesota State High School League green lights winter sports10/01/2020
    5:12
  25. 33.
    Trump rakes in money, stirs up supporters in Minnesota trip10/01/2020
    4:02
  26. 34.
    The presidential debate hangover comes to Minnesota09/30/2020
    5:48
  27. 35.
    Trump to rally today in Duluth09/30/2020
    5:18
  28. 36.
    Poll says most Minnesotans believe police have a racial bias09/29/2020
    4:15
  29. 37.
    Poll: Walz approval has slipped, but still strong09/29/2020
    4:14
  30. 38.
    Support for Governor Tim Walz remains solid, vaccines, not so much09/28/2020
    4:22
  31. 39.
    Trump to campaign in Duluth this week09/28/2020
    5:00
  32. 40.
    Minnesotans' verbal abuse, intimidation halts COVID-19 door-knocking survey09/25/2020
    4:21
  33. 41.
    Candidate’s death prompts special election in 2nd Congressional District 09/25/2020
    4:30
  34. 42.
    After a summer of unease, Minnesotans go for their guns09/24/2020
    4:45
  35. 43.
    Pence due in Minnesota to show solidarity with police09/24/2020
    4:25
  36. 44.
    Hospitaliations top 300 again, as COVID raises more alarm09/23/2020
    4:43
  37. 45.
    State opens first COVID-19 saliva testing facility in Duluth09/23/2020
    4:08
  38. 46.
    The prospect of a conservative Supreme Court raises the stakes for state legislative races09/22/2020
    5:13
  39. 47.
    Minnesota ramping up free saliva testing ties09/22/2020
    4:17
  40. 48.
    Fall sports get a do-over in Minnesota high schools09/21/2020
    5:33
  41. 49.
    Record daily increase in COVID-19 cases09/21/2020
    4:46
  42. 50.
    Supporters of Biden, Trump show in Bemidji ahead of president's visit09/18/2020
    3:41
  43. 51.
    Trump, Biden visit Minnesota 09/18/2020
    4:24
  44. 52.
    Added unemployment assistance for Minnesotans ends09/17/2020
    5:14
  45. 53.
    Minneapolis stops pursuit of a temporary 3rd Precinct space in S. Mpls.09/17/2020
    4:27
  46. 54.
    Football is back at the University and maybe the rest of Minnesota, too09/16/2020
    5:32
  47. 55.
    Minnesota State High School League to consider football and volleyball, again09/16/2020
    4:39
  48. 56.
    Now, some Minneapolis officials want cops back09/15/2020
    5:18
  49. 57.
    Still walking the 'edge of the cliff'09/15/2020
    4:12
  50. 58.
    Sheriff: Multiple fatalities in small plane crash in Washington county09/14/2020
    5:08
  51. 59.
    Federal jury trials set to resume09/14/2020
    3:44
  52. 60.
    George Floyd's family criticizes defense arguments on behalf of four ex-cops 09/11/2020
    3:44
  53. 61.
    Judge to hear arguments Friday in Floyd killing case09/11/2020
    4:30
  54. 62.
    U drops men's track, tennis, gymnastics09/10/2020
    4:13
  55. 63.
    HCMC staff accused of accessing George Floyd's medical records09/10/2020
    4:34
  56. 64.
    The race to the White House takes a turn in Minnesota09/09/2020
    4:23
  57. 65.
    AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine study paused09/09/2020
    4:10
  58. 66.
    It's a first day of school like no other in Minnesota09/08/2020
    5:38
  59. 67.
    Pandemic brings a first day of school like no other09/08/2020
    4:29
  60. 68.
    Labor Day weekend may mean more COVID -19 infections09/04/2020
    4:11
  61. 69.
    'The virus will dictate where we go'09/04/2020
    4:25
  62. 70.
    Walz warns of 'tipping point'09/03/2020
    4:15
  63. 71.
    Sturgis starts to take a toll09/03/2020
    4:24
  64. 72.
    HealthPartners is about to start a Minnesota trial of a leading COVID vaccine09/02/2020
    5:12
  65. 73.
    Dorm 'stay-at-home'09/02/2020
    4:58
  66. 74.
    COVID-19 unemployment aid on the way, but not for long09/01/2020
    5:26
  67. 75.
    State health officials: virus spreading at an 'alarming' rate09/01/2020
    5:05
  68. 76.
    With COVID cases rising, Minnesota is "walking on the edge of a cliff"08/31/2020
    5:10
  69. 77.
    Nearly 2,000 more COVID-19 cases over the weekend08/31/2020
    4:40
  70. 78.
    Major internet outage affects CenturyLink customers08/30/2020
    4:51
  71. 79.
    More than 1,000 new COVID-19 cases in Minnesota08/29/2020
    4:21
  72. 80.
    No Twin Cities curfews Friday night08/28/2020
    4:44
  73. 81.
    A quiet night in Minneapolis, St. Paul08/28/2020
    5:11
  74. 82.
    Curfew continues Thursday night in Mpls. 08/27/2020
    5:17
  75. 83.
    Mpls. mayor imposes curfew, National Guard activated to quell unrest08/27/2020
    5:31
  76. 84.
    Minneapolis says it is clamping down on use of force by police08/26/2020
    4:56
  77. 85.
    Rapper West qualifies for presidential ballot in Minnesota08/26/2020
    4:58
  78. 86.
    Minnesota hopes a spit test will help fight COVID-1908/25/2020
    4:50
  79. 87.
    University of Minnesota delays in-person classes08/25/2020
    4:12
  80. 88.
    Minnesota's best laid back-to-school plans are unraveling08/24/2020
    4:59
  81. 89.
    U Board of Regents considering delayed start08/24/2020
    4:01
  82. 90.
    Non-profits turn to Washington for help08/23/2020
    3:42
  83. 91.
    Dorms, COVID-19, alleged spies, and going back to the movies08/22/2020
    6:02
  84. 92.
    Twin Cities school districts mostly choose hybrid model of distance, in-person08/21/2020
    4:03
  85. 93.
    St. Olaf suspends 17 students after off-campus party08/21/2020
    5:24
  86. 94.
    Unemployment rate falls to 7.7%08/20/2020
    4:04
  87. 95.
    ND’s top health official resigns08/20/2020
    4:49
  88. 96.
    ‘Respect the virus’08/19/2020
    4:38
  89. 97.
    Kanye West petitioning to be on MN ballot08/19/2020
    5:14
  90. 98.
    Most Mpls. voters see Floyd killing as part of racist pattern08/18/2020
    3:36
  91. 99.
    Klobuchar makes pitch for Biden at DNC08/18/2020
    4:15
  92. 100.
    Trump rips critics, vows to win Minnesota08/17/2020
    5:04

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