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Officers won't be indicted in Highway 212 shooting

Officers won't be indicted in Highway 212 shootingA Hennepin County grand jury won't bring charges against four officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man and woman on Highway 212 earlier this year.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Land of 10,000 Stories

Heart patient's annual thank-you letter becomes Medtronic tradition

Heart patient's annual thank-you letter becomes Medtronic traditionFor 38 years Ron Brown's Christmas letter has been read to the employees of Medtronic.
  • Land of 10,000 Stories
  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Local

Minnesota velodrome to remain closed for now

Minnesota velodrome to remain closed for nowMinnesota's only velodrome for bicycle racers will remain closed for now.
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  • 2 days ago
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Protest group presses ahead with MOA demonstration plan

Protest group presses ahead with MOA demonstration planOrganizers of the Black Lives Matter protests are pressing ahead with plans to gather at Mall of America Saturday
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Holidays

Local songwriter creates unique gift for holiday shoppers

Local songwriter creates unique gift for holiday shoppersA local songwriter is the owner of a mall kiosk that is dedicated to selling personalized songs.
  • Holidays
  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 2 deaths in MN

Prepackaged caramel apples linked to 2 deaths in MNPrepackaged caramel apples are linked to five deaths in 10 states, including two fatal infections in Minnesota.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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Online doctor helps to save Burnsville boy's life

Online doctor helps to save Burnsville boy's lifeNolan Luther, 5, is now in remission from a childhood cancer called rhabdomyosarcoma.
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  • 2 days, 10 hours ago
Crime

Man caught on camera stealing packages in Minneapolis

Man caught on camera stealing packages in MinneapolisThieves taking packages off the door stop is becoming all too common this holiday season.
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  • 1 day, 12 hours ago
Local

Surly's 'destination brewery' opens Friday morning

Surly's 'destination brewery' opens Friday morningIt took a new law and four years but on Friday morning the massive destination brewery for Surly Beer will open Friday.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
Local

Washington teen identified as suspect killed in shooting

Washington teen identified as suspect killed in shootingAuthorities have identified the suspect killed by police Wednesday in Shoreview, Minn. as a high school student from Washington state.
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Education

St. Paul school for English learners turns 20

St. Paul school for English learners turns 20LEAP High School, the St. Paul school district's alternative learning center for English language learners, celebrated 20 years on Thursday.
  • Education
  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Local

2 Salvation Army red kettles stolen in Hayward

2 Salvation Army red kettles stolen in HaywardTwo Salvation Army red kettles have been stolen in Hayward in recent weeks.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
Local

Former Mankato football player Kolstad talks about his recovery

Former Mankato football player Kolstad talks about his recoverySeven months ago, Isaac Kolstad laid in a hospital bed, his future was doubtful.
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  • 2 days, 12 hours ago
Health

Flu outbreak worst since 2009

Flu outbreak worst since 2009Southern Minnesota is reeling from the latest bout with Influenza. Medical facilities report being taxed by the influx of patients.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
Health

Tips on avoiding flu

Tips on avoiding fluCommon sense and doctors agree: wash hands and avoid touching your face.
  • Health
  • 2 days, 11 hours ago
Local

Dayton urges swift action on flood-aid package

Dayton urges swift action on flood-aid packageGov. Mark Dayton says his administration needs Minnesota legislators to quickly approve a relief package for recovery costs related to last summer's severe flooding.
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  • 2 days, 20 hours ago
Local

Girl, 13, competent to stand trial in stabbing

Girl, 13, competent to stand trial in stabbingA Wisconsin judge has ruled that one of two girls accused of stabbing a classmate to please a fantasy character known as Slender Man is competent to stand trial.
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  • 2 days, 22 hours ago
Local

Mall of America to enhance security for Saturday protest

Mall of America to enhance security for Saturday protestThe Mall of America is working to discourage a local group that is planning to protest under the national movement, "Black Lives Matter" at the mall on Saturday.
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  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Life

Minn. man 'Pedaling for Pennies' across Americas

Minn. man 'Pedaling for Pennies' across AmericasJames Rienstra is on a great adventure. He is now in northern Argentina, more than 470 days after leaving Zimmerman, Minnesota on his bike in August of 2013.
  • Life
  • 3 days ago
Local

Thief allegedly signs for packages before stealing them

Thief allegedly signs for packages before stealing themChris Cook's story is becoming a common holiday tale until you start hearing the details.
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  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Grow with KARE

20 years of Grow with KARE

20 years of Grow with KAREWe loved talking about plants and the environment that they live in every week of the year, but more importantly Bobby and I were always so pleased to meet all of the gardeners.
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  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Health

Flu forces school to close early for winter break

Flu forces school to close early for winter breakMendota Heights school will close two days before its winter break due to an outbreak of the flu.
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
Local

St. Paul awards $1M to Children's Museum

St. Paul awards $1M to Children's MuseumThe Minnesota Children's Museum has received a $1 million grant from the city of St. Paul to help fund its planned expansion and renovation.
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  • 3 days, 4 hours ago
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Minn. mom asks judge to toss medical marijuana case

Minn. mom asks judge to toss medical marijuana caseA Minnesota woman charged with child endangerment for giving cannabis oil to her son asks judge to throw out case
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  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
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Minnesota theaters pull 'The Interview' with Sony's support

Minnesota theaters pull 'The Interview' with Sony's supportCarmike Cinemas, AMC and Regal theaters have decided to pull their showings of "The Interview" in the wake of threats against theatergoers by the Sony hackers.
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  • 3 days, 20 hours ago
Local

Minnesota joblessness hits lowest level since 2001

Minnesota joblessness hits lowest level since 2001Job growth is on a roll in Minnesota.
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  • 3 days ago
Local

Mild temps, rain develops Monday with snow showers Tuesday

Mild temps, rain develops Monday with snow showers TuesdayMild temps, rain develops Monday with snow showers Tuesday
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  • 10 hours, 16 minutes ago