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Minnesota underwater: Notes from the flood zones

Rivers have crested and begun to recede in several towns, including Burnsville and Mankato, but many communities are still inundated with flood waters and tallying up the damage.

Taste of Minnesota is on; moves to Carver County fairgrounds

Next weekend's Taste of Minnesota will move to the Carver County fairgrounds in Waconia, after flooding along the Mississippi River washed out plans to hold it on Harriet Island in downtown St. Paul.

President Obama's visit to Minneapolis means closed park, roads

Th president will host an invitation-only town hall meeting Thursday at Minnehaha Park. Parking will be banned in the park starting at midnight, and roads and park facilities will close to traffic and visitors at noon tomorrow.

Man charged in death of Adrian Peterson's son arrested for attacking the boy's mother

The man charged in the beating death of Adrian Peterson’s son last fall is facing new charges, accused of attacking the boy’s mother in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

New state fair food includes chocolate salami and bison dogs

The Minnesota State Fair announced 28 new food items that will be sold at this year’s Great Minnesota Get-Together.

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Ramen bar announced for upcoming Eat Street Crossing food hall

The restaurant roster is filling up at Eat Street Crossing.

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Man dies after being shot during argument in Minneapolis

It's the 70th homicide in Minneapolis this year.


Minneapolis police, city employees clear out Near North encampment

This comes as colder weather moves through the state.

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New T.J. Maxx to open in the Twin Cities this month

Opening day will kick off with extended hours.

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Former Hennepin County commissioner arrested for DWI

The 61-year-old was being held in Hennepin County Jail as of Thursday morning.

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Electric carshare network showing growth in Twin Cities

Over 25,000 trips have been logged in a six-month span.

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Popular Apple Valley ice arena could be replaced

A concept plan to transform the ice arena is being considered.


Low river levels bring cancellations for St. Paul-New Orleans Viking cruises

The low water also impacted some barge traffic making its way down the river.

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Drought tightens grip as Twin Cities reaches 'extreme' level

By this time last year, drought was fading fast in Minnesota.

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Woman missing since car crash has been found

The 49-year-old is believed to have been driving when the crash happened.