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Record lows Wednesday morning; ‘Perfect’ weather ahead

This week marks the halfway point for meteorological summer, but temperatures around the state were borderline wintry this morning. A warmup starts today, and some meteorologists are calling the weather for the remainder of the week “perfect.”

Click here for details on the forecast.

Police searching for leads after more than 30 cars vandalized in Cloquet

Cloquet police are looking for the public’s help after a vandal or vandals defaced more than 30 cars. Minneapolis police are also reporting a rash of car break-ins during daylight hours.

Click here for more on these crimes.

Trampled by Turtles on David Letterman

Northland music icons Trampled by Turtles hit the big stage last night for a performance on the "Late Show with David Letterman." The group played a single from their just-released album "Wild Animals." It’s the second Letterman appearance for the Duluth ensemble – the first came two years ago.

Click here to watch last night's performance.

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FBI, police investigating bank robbery at Edina's 50th and France

An ATM technician was robbed by four men at a U.S. Bank.

Ethan Glynn

Paralyzed Bloomington football player begins rehabilitation in Colorado

Ethan Glynn is at a world-renowned rehabilitation hospital.

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Owner of St. Cloud bar gets 6 years for arson, ordered to repay $3M

A February 2020 fire at the Press Bar and Parlor was later determined to be an insurance job.


Bloomington, Richfield districts tighten security ahead of weekend football

Enhanced safety measures will be in place this weekend.

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Walz sends MN first responders to help with hurricane recovery in Florida

Eight members of the Minnesota All Hazards Incident Management Team will travel to Florida.


It was the driest September in Twin Cities modern history

Less than a quarter inch of rain fell in September.

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Sauk Rapids man pleads guilty to making, selling ghost guns

The 21-year-old would sell unserialized guns, silencers, auto-sears, and high-capacity magazines.

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Squirrel blamed for Friday power outage impacting over 5,000 homes

There's no telling when or where the squirrels will strike next.