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Carl Hiaasen headlines summer/fall Club Book lineup
Laurie Hertzel is senior editor for books at the Star Tribune, where she has worked since 1996.
Wed May 22, 2013
High court disbars Minneapolis lawyer accused of dodging clients, taxes
Minnesota's high court handed down a professional death penalty to a Minneapolis defense attorney who allegedly stiffed clients, the tax man and another lawyer before refusing to cooperate with misconduct investigators.
1 child dead, 1 missing in Minn. park landslide
Workers with shovels run to the staging area for a rescue operation underway on the West Side of St.
Minneapolis police chief's troubling lack of transparency
When Jane Harteau became Minneapolis police chief, she told the Star Tribune Editorial Board that her priorities for the department included transparency.
Proposal: Convert Suburban World Theater into retail space
The dormant Suburban World Theater may become the latest historic Uptown property to follow the Uptown Bar and be converted into retail space.
Tue May 21, 2013
Minnesota smokes its way to funding a Vikings Stadium
In a late night session last night, the Minnesota Senate finally passed a $2.1 billion tax bill.
Knoxville News Sentinel
Medtronic cuts 2,000 jobs worldwide, 500 in Minn.
A Medtronic spokeswoman tells the Star Tribune about 65 percent of the job cuts have already occurred.
David Clifford fired from MPD following felony assault conviction
A month following his conviction for two counts of felony assault and another count of misdemeanor assault, former Minneapolis SWAT team executive officer David Clifford is out of a job.
Mon May 20, 2013
Body found inside trunk of gold Lexus at Mpls impound lot [UPDATE]
Today, a body was found inside the trunk of a gold Lexus towed to Wreckers Services at Glenwood and Lyndale Avenues in Minneapolis.
Fire, Explosion Reported at South St. Paul Airport
A fire broke out and an explosion was reported at an airplane hangar at Fleming Field in South St.
Sun May 19, 2013
The Beaumont Enterprise
US gas prices up 11 cents over past 2 weeks
In this May 15, 2013 file photo, a service person works on sign at BP station at 35E and County Road E in Vadnais Heights, Minn.
Manhole Work to Cause Lane Closures on Cedar Avenue
Apple Valley's Cedar Avenue will see lane closures as the city replaces about 25 manhole covers.
The bottom 50: Minnesota's small-cap companies took a breather in 2012
In 2010 and 2011, the bottom 50 companies on the Star Tribune 100 ranking of the state's largest public firms outpaced growth rates of the top 50 companies in sales, profits and market value.
Sat May 18, 2013
The Star Tribune 100: This year, it's a top-heavy list
The 10 firms at the top of our list of the state's biggest public companies brought in 79 percent of the revenue generated by the whole index in 2012.
Minnetonka-Based Communications Systems Inc. Lays off 12
Minnetonka-based Communications Systems Inc. laid off 12 employees following a sales drop for its Transition Networks business unit, which makes components for integrating fiber-optic cable into data networks, the Star Tribune reported .
Pastor Who Fled With 16-Year-Old Parishioner Pleads Guilty
A local pastor accused of running away with a 16-year-old parishioner after possibly getting the girl pregnant has pleaded guilty to third-degree criminal sexual conduct, according to a Star Tribune article .
Arcata Apartment Complex Now Set for Fall Start
Construction on the 173-unit Arcata apartment complex is now scheduled to start in the fall, not spring or summer as originally announced, the Star Tribune reported Monday .
Knutson Construction to Build New Brooklyn Park Park-and-Ride
Knutson Construction is among the companies working on the push to expand transit in the Twin Cities.
Fri May 17, 2013
Yes, we have tents
And we're not afraid to use them if necessary Saturday morning for the plant swap.
2 Minnesota women sentenced in Somali terror case
Supporters of two Somali women scheduled to be sentenced for helping a terrorist group gather outside the Hennepin County Government Center on Thursday, May 16, 2013, in Minneapolis.