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Flood recovery: Federal aid expected, more National Guard mobilized

State officials had a chance to assess the damage and plan recovery from a week of heavy rains and flooding across Minnesota. Sens. Al Franken and Amy Klobuchar, Gov. Mark Dayton, U.S. Rep. Tim Walz, State Emergency Director Kris Eide and Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson toured flood damaged southern Minnesota.

Pedestrian killed by Blue Line LRT train

A pedestrian has been killed by a Blue Line light rail train Friday afternoon along Hiawatha Avenue. A spokesman for Metro Transit has confirmed the incident, which happened at the E. 35th Street intersection with Hiawatha Avenue shortly before 3 p.m.

Report: Shots fired at Red Lake; FBI, SWAT responding

Law enforcement agencies are responding to reports of shots fired on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in north central Minnesota.

Target Center bidding for women's Final Four, NBA and WNBA All-Star Games

Minneapolis will make a pitch to net high-profile basketball events in the coming years, showcasing a soon-to-be refurbished Target Center. Target Center will pursue to host the women's NCAA Final Four tournament, to be held once the arena's $97 million renovation is complete.

Super-Gav to the rescue! 4-year-old gets to be superhero for a day 

It's a bird...It's a plane... It's Super-Gav! Wearing a cape and Superman t-shirt, Winona 4-year-old Gavin Quimby got the chance to be a superhero for the day on Thursday.

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Charges: Armed man made death threats at Minneapolis LGBTQ bar

The man allegedly used derogatory terms while threatening to kill someone.

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FDA pulls last COVID-19 monoclonal antibody treatment as new variants rise

A therapy used to treat more than 11,000 Minnesotans is no longer authorized amid a surge in the latest COVID-19 variants.

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Charges: Plymouth man shot girlfriend in head after birthday party

The 23-year-old victim is in critical condition as of Friday.

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State announces $2.5M in grants for child care providers

Child care providers in roughly a dozen communities will receive funds to help grow the supply of affordable, quality child care.

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Probe of Golden Valley police uncovers racism, alleged misconduct

One officer was terminated for alleged racist comments and violations of state law.

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Blowing snow Friday in Minnesota; will it snow next week?

Winds could gust up to 50 mph Friday afternoon and night.

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To combat CWD, late-season deer hunting announced for 9 areas of MN

The special hunts will be held between Dec. 16 and 18.

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COVID levels rising in wastewater; BQ.1 now dominant

BQ.1 is the new dominant subvariant in Twin Cities wastewater.

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Keith Ellison, other AGs settle with CarMax over recall disclosures

As part of the settlement, CarMax now must disclosure open recalls online and on the lot.

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Man kidnaps 2-year-old daughter in St. Paul, crashes after pursuit in Minneapolis

The incident involved both police departments in Minneapolis and St. Paul.

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Boys aged 15, 16 arrested after shooting of teen in Woodbury

The victim suffered non-life-threatening gunshot wounds.

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