Plus: Judge strikes down St. Paul’s COVID vaccination policy; four unvaccinated Twins players sit out Toronto series; part of a Rosedale Center parking ramp wall crashed to the ground; and more.
The Glean offers two daily helpings of the latest news, information and opinion of interest to Minnesotans: a morning roundup of the latest must-read stories, and a late-afternoon look at the day’s developments.
Plus: State offers another round of free at-home COVID-19 tests; yard waste pickups halted in seven metro cities; Pope Francis appoints new bishop to lead southern Minnesota diocese; and more.
Plus: Muslim workers at Worldwide Flight Services claim religious discrimination; historic flooding in Voyageurs National Park; Minneapolis chef Matthew Kempf dies at 44; and more.
Plus: Former Gopher star Marion Barber III found dead; Two Harbors mayor says he won’t resign after recall vote; Prince mural set to be unveiled; and more.
Plus: Minnesota nurses hold informational pickets; Minneapolis Federation of Teachers members re-elect Greta Callahan; MDH confirms a case of hepatitis A in Minnesota linked to organic strawberries; and more.
Plus: National Weather Service says four tornadoes touched down in Minnesota on Memorial Day; open seats on Ramsey County Board draws crowd of candidates; marketing campaign encourages people to return to Minneapolis; and more.
Plus: Delta Air Lines cancelled more than 715 flights over the weekend; Twins shortstop Carlos Correa has tested positive for COVID-19; Annandale High School students walk-out planned for Wednesday; and more.
Plus: Violent crime rates up in more than a dozen Twin Cities suburbs; Fort Snelling National Cemetery holds official Memorial Day service for first time in two years; former Vikings cornerback Jeff Gladney dies in car accident; and more.
Plus: 17-year-old Richfield High School student who made a threat on social media turns himself in to police; MPR shuts down “APM Reports”; the DNR’s zebra mussel-smelling dog; and more.
Plus: school districts adding more active shooter security; water keeps rising along Minnesota’s border with Canada; corner of 1st Avenue and 7th Street in Minneapolis to be renamed for Prince; and more.
Plus: Instances of bigotry on the campus of the University of Northwestern; the Brooklyn Center Police Department has a new chief; Jessie Diggins to marry this weekend; and more.
Plus: St. Paul man accused of ‘sextortion’ scheme that victimized at least 500 girls; St. Louis Park City Council proposes help to homeowners whose property was damaged by massive water main break; Fort Snelling to reopen after $34.5 million revitalization effort; and more.
Plus: Director Spike Lee on George Floyd; the Ramsey County Board of Commissioners seeks a 1.5 percent salary increase; General Mills is selling the Helper and Suddenly Salad brands; and more.
Plus: Minnesota officials react to Texas school shooting; construction of new pavilion at Bde Maka Ska underway; Minnesota Aurora FC sells out first game; and more.
Plus: Mental health workers begin 1-day strike; metro pest surveillance shows few mosquitoes, but more ticks; Jason DeRusha will leave the WCCO morning desk next month; and more.
Plus: Twin Cities farmers markets struggling; mother faces second-degree murder charge for allegedly shooting 6-year-old son; Wolves hire Tim Connelly to be POBO; and more.
Plus: $20,000 worth of construction tools stolen from Dawah Mosque in St. Paul; examining the housing covenants of Rochester; Uptown Urban Outfitters to close; and more.
Plus: Italy wants its statue back from MIA; Minneapolis North High principal to resume duties after being placed on leave; two Minnesotans inducted into White Castle Hall of Fame; and more.
Plus: Coronavirus levels in Twin Cities’ wastewater increases 58%; local Ukrainians celebrate International Vyshyvanka Day; Bud Grant turns 95; and more.
Plus: Hennepin County Sheriff Hutchinson taking leave for health reasons; Walz activates National Guard to help with flooding in NE Minnesota; middle school principal with Burnsville-Eagan-Savage school district charged with trying to hire 15-year-old prostitute; and more.