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Burnsville teen dies in rollover crash, 3 others injured

A Burnsville teenager died and three other teens were injured Wednesday night in a rollover one-vehicle crash in Dakota County. Two of the passengers, including the teenager who died, were not wearing seat belts.

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Report: Love to sign max contract with Cavs

Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports is reporting that Kevin Love will opt-out of his contract in 2015 and sign a 5-year, $120 million contract with the Cavaliers. The report says Minnesota will trade Love to Cleveland in 16 days. In return, the Wolves will receive Andrew Wiggins, Anthony Bennett and a first-round draft pick. A trade cannot being completed until August 23.

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Bulldozer gets stuck in river; construction worker charged with DWI

A construction worker whose bulldozer got stuck in the Mississippi River near Winona faces a drunk driving charge. Deputies say they found Patrick Sullivan staggering toward a road at about 2 a.m. He’d been working on an island moving sand for use in a bridge construction project. A deputy says Sullivan admits drinking before he showed up for work nine hours earlier, but denies drinking on the job. He refused to take a blood alcohol test.

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Police: Man makes Jewish slur at golfer, smashes own car up with club

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BCA's Uniform Crime Report shows violent crime in MN spiked in 2021

The report details violent crime trends in the seven-county metro and Greater Minnesota.

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Search for vulnerable man, 66, missing from Brooklyn Park

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St. Cloud Times writing staff hit by Gannett budget cuts

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