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110 Minutes

After the I-35W bridge collapsed, ordinary citizens helped save countless lives. Here are their stories.

Reality Bytes

When police offered little news on a murdered MCAD student, online bloggers came up with their own story.

Miner Problem

On the Iron Range, miners are dying of a rare lung cancer. What’s to blame—and who’s at risk?

Who Makes What

Minnesota Monthly’s 2008 Salary Survey

Den Mother to the Dead

The Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s office is charged with investigating unexplained deaths. But Roberta Geiselhart is equally concerned with attending to those left behind.


Ex-legislator Steve Sviggum on baling hay, Labor Day, and his new post

Artificial Turf

Minnesota’s traditional cabin culture is vanishing. But are laments of Paradise Lost overblown?