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Minnesota is No. 1 for voters

A study by The Pew Center on the States says Minnesota's election site is a model for the nation. The study rated websites based on content, look-up tools and usability.
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A study by The Pew Center on the States says Minnesota's election site is a model for the nation. The study rated websites based on content, look-up tools and usability.

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60-year-old woman arrested after firing shots inside Spicer home

SWAT evacuated nearby residents during the incident.

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Florida Georgia Line booked to play at the Minnesota State Fair

The band is the second country music act to be booked this year.

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First case of monkeypox confirmed in Minnesota

The Minnesota Department of Health says the risk to the public is "considered low" at this time.

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Isolated severe weather in Minnesota on Tuesday and Wednesday

Definitely not a slam dunk either day, but the chance is there.

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Driver ejected in fatal crash on Shepard Road in St. Paul

The driver of a Dodge Ram was ejected and died at the scene.

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North Dakota's only abortion clinic relocating to Minnesota

A GoFundMe set up to help the clinic make the move to Minnesota has surpassed its $500,000 goal.

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Deadly vehicle fire on Interstate 94 west of Fargo

The victim's age and name have not been released.

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Overturning Roe v. Wade won't do a 'damn thing' to prevent abortions, Walz says

Gov. Tim Walz signed an executive order Saturday meant to protect abortion access in the state and people who come from out of state seeking one.

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Man crossing Highway 13 in Burnsville fatally struck by driver

The victim is a 31-year-old man from Prior Lake.

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What Minnesota company has the ugliest website?

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