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Meteor shower – possibly the 'best' this year – expected this weekend

Look up from your Memorial Day festivities this weekend and you may see celestial fireworks. A meteor shower from a comet is expected late Friday and early Saturday that could "trigger a spectacular meteor storm," Space.com says.

Duluth residents could face new monthly fee for street repairs

Duluth residents may soon be paying a monthly fee to repair and maintain the city’s deteriorating streets.According to the Duluth News Tribune, the City Council will listen to a proposal next week to implement a charge of $5 per month for residential utility customers, with “non-residential commercial customers” facing a fee of $30-$240.

More stressed at home than work? You're not alone, study shows

Working moms and dads are less stressed out at work than they are at home, according to a new study."This is across gender, across education level, across occupation level," researcher Sarah Damaske told NPR. "So, a pretty strong finding."

Tips for teaching your kids about Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend offers us a teachable moment – an opportunity to show children that Memorial Day is about more than fun and sun. What's the best way to show your kids the historical significance of the holiday, and explain to them what the sacrifices of the nation's warriors have meant to the country?

Wild fans scribble, paint all over Xcel ice

The Minnesota Wild turned their home ice into a giant canvas Thursday night, allowing season ticket holders to paint the frozen surface with big, bright, colorful words and pictures. Carly Peters, a media relations specialist with the Wild, says it's essentially a last hurrah for the ice before it gets taken out and melted away for good.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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First case of monkeypox confirmed in Minnesota

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

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