Minnesota's lieutenant governor, a Democrat, will take over for Sen. Al Franken when he officially resigns from Senate.

Gov. Dayton appoints Tina Smith to U.S. Senate

December 13
Minnesota's lieutenant governor, a Democrat, will take over for Sen. Al Franken when he officially resigns from Senate.
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Sports

Zimmer stresses importance of roster depth

December 13
Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer stressed the importance of having depth across the roster.
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Video

2017 has been an amazing year in photography and video

December 11
This video captures the best of Star Tribune multimedia in 2017.