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Proctor murder conviction reversed; suspect to get new trial

The Minnesota Appeals Court reversed a man's murder conviction Thursday. He was convicted of killing another man in a fight outside of a bar, but now he'll get a new trial.

Woman hospitalized after being hit by school bus in downtown Minneapolis

A woman has been hospitalized with serious injuries after being hit, and trapped under, a school bus near Target Field Thursday afternoon.

Charges: Minneapolis teacher solicited minor for sex

A Minneapolis middle school teacher has been charged with soliciting an underage girl for sex after posting an ad in the “casual encounters” section on Craigslist.

Eels didn’t think Steve Perry’s surprise performance would happen

Former Journey frontman Steve Perry surprised a crowd – and the rock band he was playing with – when he took the stage for the first time in 19 years.

Dayton signs medical marijuana bill into law; some patients not satisfied

Gov. Mark Dayton Thursday signed the state’s new medical marijuana legislation into law, even as some staunch supporters are abandoning the program.

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Animal Humane Society plans trailblazing new campus

Take a look inside the plans for a first-of-its-kind adoption center and animal care campus.

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Minnesota reports 'concerning level' of syphilis cases

The Minnesota Department of Health says most of the cases are being discovered in the northern part of the state.

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Airport police intercept 5,600 fentanyl pills headed to St. Cloud

Three were arrested following a police raid in St. Cloud.

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Minnesota switches to weekly COVID updates

The weekly updates will be provided on Thursdays.

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Man shot inside Oakdale movie theater expected to survive

The 23-year-old victim underwent surgery and is recovering at the hospital.

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Minnesota confirms second case of monkeypox virus

More cases are expected in the coming days and weeks, the health department says.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, June 29

One of the newly reported deaths was a person aged 15-19 from Yellow Medicine County.

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Drone drops bag of candy near kids fishing

A black SUV quickly left the area afterwards.

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Al Franken to bring comedy tour to Minneapolis

Acme Comedy is hosting the former senator in late August.

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Alabama replaces Toby Keith as headliner at MN music festival

The Lakefront Music Festival is set to take place in Prior Lake on July 8-9.

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