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Simple act of sportsmanship earns ND runners a trip to ‘Ellen’

Runner Melanie Bailey of North Dakota has gotten worldwide attention after she stopped in the middle of a race to carry her injured opponent to get needed medical attention. That simple act of "doing the right thing" has earned the two runners a trip to California and an appearance on Ellen DeGeneres’ talk show.

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St. Paul, final victim in deadly Lilydale landslide reach settlement

The city of St. Paul agreed to the last settlement in connection with a landslide at Lilydale Regional Park. The incident killed two fourth-graders and injured two others. After a month of negotiations, the final agreement with the family of a boy injured in the accident was reached without a lawsuit. Back in March, the city agreed to pay $1 million dollars to the families of the other three children.

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Reports: All signs point to Twins deciding on manager this week

The Star Tribune and Pioneer Press are reporting that the Twins could name their new manager this week, and the two most likely options are Paul Molitor and Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo. Twins owner Jim Pohlad sat in on a second interview with Lovullo on Monday, and it is believed that Pohlad has already met with Molitor. Doug Mientkiewicz has interviewed twice for the job, too. An announcement before the World Series ends is unlikely. Game 6 of the Fall Classic is today, and if necessary, Game 7 will be tomorrow.

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Gov. Tim Walz and Scott Jensen.

Walz, Jensen clash over 'extreme' abortion views

The two clashed over the topic on Tuesday, following the Roe v. Wade decision by the U.S. Supreme Court.

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Movie filming brings memorable day for MN teen with leukemia

Ayotzin Limon-Millard was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia last year.

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Police trying to ID 'Playboy bandit' and 'no-pants raider' suspect

Police are calling the unidentified man "the Playboy bandit" and the "no-pants raider."

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Twin Cities under severe thunderstorm watch Tuesday afternoon

Large hail and damaging winds are the main threats.

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Famous Dave's family brings new BBQ biz to the south metro

The newest Twin Cities location is the first to offer wine slushies on the menu.

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Large hail possible with strong storms in eastern MN, WI

Watch the forecast update with meteorologist Sven Sundgaard.

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WI governor vows to protect anyone charged with abortion crimes

“You think it’s bad now? The four Republicans that are going after me, one of them we’re going to beat, they are going to make it worse," Evers said.


Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Tuesday, June 28

The state will stop providing daily updates and move to weekly editions beginning Thursday, June 30.


Sports anchor Hobie Artigue announces FOX9 departure

Artigue has spent the past seven years covering Minnesota sports.

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Boy, 7, dies after being pulled from pool in south Minneapolis

The boy was pulled from a pool at a home in south Minneapolis.

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Nashville man leaving wedding shot in the face in Minneapolis

He was leaving a wedding when gunfire erupted near the Stone Arch Bridge Saturday night.


Abogados Café in St. Paul is the first law-themed coffee shop in America

The new business is Minnesota's first Latina-owned coffee shop.