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3 eggs now in the DNR EagleCam nest

3 eggs now in the DNR EagleCam nestThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources announced Wednesday that a third egg has been laid in the highly popular EagleCam nest.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
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DJ Barb Abney is no longer on 89.3 The Current

DJ Barb Abney is no longer on 89.3 The CurrentA recent move by Minnesota Public Radio has created quite the stir on social media.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Health

University of Minn. student tests positive for measles

University of Minn. student tests positive for measlesThe Minnesota Department of Health says the U of M student diagnosed with measles is a 20-year-old male student.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Crime

Arrest made in St. Paul skyway assault

Arrest made in St. Paul skyway assaultSt. Paul Police say they've made an arrest in the case of a group assault in a downtown St. Paul skyway that left one man with a bloody face and another man with a broken wrist.
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  • 5 hours, 54 minutes ago
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Mpls. school placed on lockdown after threat

Mpls. school placed on lockdown after threatOne day after one of its schools was closed due to a threat, the Minneapolis Public School District has placed another high school on code yellow lockdown after what is being called a non-credible threat.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Crime

New Hope City Hall shooter had gun illegally

New Hope City Hall shooter had gun illegallyOn two separate occasions over the last five years Raymond Kmetz was civilly committed as mentally ill by the state of Minnesota.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
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Case alleging Toyota Camry had defect goes to jury

Case alleging Toyota Camry had defect goes to juryAfter three weeks of trial, the case alleging there was a defect in a Toyota Camry that was involved in 2006 fatal crash has gone to a jury.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
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Ventura won't see 'American Sniper'; says Kyle is no hero

Ventura won't see 'American Sniper'; says Kyle is no hero"American Sniper" is tops at the box office but don't expect to see former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura lining up at a theater for it.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
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Car crashes into school bus carrying 45 students

Car crashes into school bus carrying 45 studentsA 49-year-old man is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after rear-ending a school bus that was carrying 45 students.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
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Pedestrian hit by squad car in Minneapolis

Pedestrian hit by squad car in MinneapolisAuthorities are investigating after a pedestrian was struck by a Minneapolis Police squad car near 34th Street East and Nicollet Avenue.
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  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
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Attempted child abduction reported in Burnsville

Attempted child abduction reported in BurnsvilleBurnsville police are investigating an attempted abduction of a young girl waiting at a bus stop.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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Builders sue state over new sprinkler law

Builders sue state over new sprinkler lawThe Builders Association of the Twin Cities is suing the state over a new sprinkler mandate.
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  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
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Budget fine print: More fines for texting drivers, park fees

Budget fine print: More fines for texting drivers, park feesGetting caught texting while driving could carry a steeper fine.
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  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
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Laughing gas now being offered during labor

Laughing gas now being offered during labor"Some Minnesota women are now being offered laughing gas to help manage pain during labor."
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  • 3 days ago
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Bomb threat cancels school at Southwest High

Bomb threat cancels school at Southwest HighSouthwest High School students received an unexpected day off Wednesday but will be back to school Thursday.
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  • 2 days ago
Crime

Fitch murder trial focuses on DNA, phone records

Fitch murder trial focuses on DNA, phone recordsThe most colorful testimony Wednesday at the Brian Fitch trial came from a career criminal who says Fitch wanted to kill two women who could testify against him.
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
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Nothing found after threat closes Mpls. high school

Nothing found after threat closes Mpls. high schoolSouthwest High School will be closed Wednesday after receiving a credible threat
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  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Crime

Fitch jurors hear about guns, shell casings

Fitch jurors hear about guns, shell casingsThe Brian Fitch Sr. murder trial moved into the forensic evidence phase Tuesday as jurors heard testimony from the scientists who collected shell casings and firearms associated with the case.
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  • 3 days ago
Politics

Gov. Dayton unveils 2-year budget plan

Gov. Dayton unveils 2-year budget planGov. Mark Dayton has introduced a budget that would expand early-learning programs for Minnesota 4-year-olds, ramp up spending on transportation and a broadband buildout, and provide modest new property tax relief.
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  • 3 days, 7 hours ago
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Police seek help finding vulnerable adult

Police seek help finding vulnerable adultThe Coon Rapids Police Department asking for the public's help in finding a vulnerable adult who has been reported missing.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Crime

Video, documents reveal gunman's feud with city

Video, documents reveal gunman's feud with cityThe Hennepin County Medical Examiner confirms 68-year old Raymond Kmetz died from multiple gunshot wounds after he shot the two officers and police returned fire.
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  • 2 days, 19 hours ago
Education

MN officials question free 2-year college plan

MN officials question free 2-year college planSome higher education officials are questioning whether a plan from Minnesota Senate Democrats to make two-year colleges free would be worth the cost.
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  • 2 days, 8 hours ago
Crime

Official: Officers out of hospital, doing well

Official: Officers out of hospital, doing wellTwo officers shot at New Hope City Hall are out of the hospital and doing well, according to a report from officials Tuesday afternoon.
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  • 2 days, 23 hours ago
Politics

Dayton budget plan focuses on education

Dayton budget plan focuses on educationGovernor Mark Dayton's proposed two-year budget focuses new spending on education.
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  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Land of 10,000 Stories

Siblings recount horror of Holocaust on 70th anniversary

Siblings recount horror of Holocaust on 70th anniversarySibling survivors of the Holocaust gather with family on the 70th anniversary of their liberation
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  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Super Bowl

Minnesota company plays big role at Super Bowl

Minnesota company plays big role at Super BowlMinnesota company plays big role at Super Bowl
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Crime

New Hope City Hall shooter had gun illegally

New Hope City Hall shooter had gun illegallyOn two separate occasions over the last five years Raymond Kmetz was civilly committed as mentally ill by the state of Minnesota.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago