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Minnesota Election 2018 results as they happened

It was an excitement-filled day in Minnesota.

The dust is settling on an action-packed day at the polls for Minnesota.

The state now has a new governor, a new party in control of its state House of Representatives, and several fresh faces in Congress.

Here's a full recap of how Election Day 2018 went in Minnesota.

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Is an Amazon grocery store coming to Woodbury?

There's six rumored stores in the Twin Cities.

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Man sentenced to life in prison for 2021 murder of girlfriend

Lacy Jo Krube, 36, was found unresponsive at her St. Paul home, after she'd been beaten in Brooklyn Park.

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New threat prompts closure of Richfield secondary schools

The new threat comes after a shooting outside the Richfield High School football game Friday night.

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Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg to headline Duluth rally

The rally will take place at Leif Erikson Park on Oct. 1.

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Stella's Fish Cafe closes temporarily to investigate viral rodent video

The Uptown restaurant said it was closing temporarily so it could investigate the claims.

Governor Tim Walz

Walz, judge in dispute over Feeding Our Future case

A Ramsey County judge disputed Walz's claims that the Minnesota Department of Education was ordered by the court to resume payments to Feeding Our Future.

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2 dead, 1 with life-threatening injuries in Hwy. 7 crash

Both drivers were not wearing their seatbelt, according to the State Patrol.

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15-year-old Richfield football game shooting suspect arrested

A 16-year-old accused of instigating the altercation is also in custody.

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3 arrested after homicide, burglary in Inver Grove Heights

Charges of first-degree murder and first-degree burglary are pending.

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Woman dies after becoming trapped in Waseca house fire

Police tried to enter the home but heavy smoke prevented them from getting inside.

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RECAP: Minnesota primary election results 2018

The latest updates as tens of thousands of votes are counted.

Early voting is almost at 2016 levels in Minnesota

This is highly unusual for a non-presidential election.

Poll shows drop in Trump, Republican support in Minnesota

But the president's support is more resilient here than in Wisconsin or Michigan.

Jeff Johnson shocks Pawlenty with GOP win, Tim Walz gets DFL nod

Johnson's victory was the biggest shock of the night.

Of the 10 districts with the highest voter turnout, 3 were in MN

Minnesota once again had the highest turnout of any state in November's mid-terms.

How, when and where you can vote in Tuesday's mid-terms

A quick guide to exercising your democratic right on Nov. 6.

Where do Minnesota's election candidates stand on gun control?

It's back at the forefront of people's minds after the Pittsburgh atrocity.