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Why the supermarket scene is in a state of flux

Roundy’s announced today it's selling its Rainbow Foods stores in the Twin Cities, and some of them will become Cub Foods stores. Analysts say it comes as no surprise that Rainbow is getting out of the Twin Cities market.

New Brighton man charged with murder after deer-related feud

The man accused of shooting and killing his neighbor and injuring his neighbor’s girlfriend on Monday was formally charged with second-degree murder and attempted second-degree murder Wednesday.

Minnesota House passes heroin antidote measure

The House Wednesday passed legislation allowing emergency personnel to administer a heroin antidote called Narcan in the case of an overdose, and providing immunity from prosecution for people who call 911 to seek help for an overdose.

FDA: Aspirin a day is not safe for everyone

You may have heard that taking an aspirin every day can help prevent a heart attack or stroke. Turns out that it's not true for everyone. The FDA says for people with no history of cardiovascular disease, there’s not enough evidence the benefits of aspirin outweigh its risks.

Vikings call Minneapolis Super Bowl bid mind-blowing

The Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority and Minnesota Vikings today submitted a final bid to host the Super Bowl in 2018. The co-chair of the bid committee, US Bancorp CEO Richard Davis, said the presentation “will blow their (NFL’s) mind.” Minneapolis so competing with two other cities to host the game.

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St. Michael standoff suspect charged, bail set at $10 million

A judge on Monday set the high bail due to "very significant concerns of public safety" regarding Brandon Gardas.


Minnesota's premier trauma center housed at HCMC

The Minneapolis center is nationally recognized in pediatric trauma

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Crisp & Green opening 13th store in Twin Cities in July

The fast-casual salad and grains restaurant has exploded onto the food scene.

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Twins to host post-game concert with country star at Target Field

Country singer Cole Swindell is expected to perform for up to 75 minutes after the conclusion of the Blue Jays-Twins contest.


Canton Restaurant closes after nearly 40 years in Burnsville

It's the end of an era in the Twin Cities restaurant world.

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Luck strikes in Minnesota: lottery winners in Duluth, Grand Marais

The North Shore just so happened to be a lucky place to be this past weekend.


Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, June 27

BA.5 is expected to become the dominant subvariant in Minnesota.

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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.


First case of monkeypox confirmed in Minnesota

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