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Authorities ask for public’s help in fatal hit-and-run; ‘we have nothing to go on’

The State Patrol is asking for the public’s help finding the driver involved in a hit-and-run that killed a 35-year-old St. Paul mother of two.

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Dayton urges state agencies to hire more Minnesotans with disabilities

Governor Mark Dayton wants state agencies to hire more Minnesotans with disabilities. Right now, 3.2 percent of the state workforce is disabled. The governor issued an executive order directing state departments to increase that to 7 percent by 2018.

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Vigil for 15-year old boy who drowned in Lake Nokomis

A vigil this afternoon to remember a 15-year old South High School student athlete who drowned in Lake Nokomis. Sha-kym Adams drowned Wednesday as he swam with seven of his friends in the South Minneapolis lake.

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Minneapolis is among the ‘Most Miserable Sports Cities’

Minnesota sports teams are pretty good at building up fans’ hope only to fall short. Forbes released its 2014 list of America’s most miserable sports cities, and Minneapolis came in at No. 9.

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U of M hopes to ban ‘Redskins’ during November Vikings game

The U of M is taking a stand against Washington’s controversial NFL team name. University president Eric Kaler says he’s working with the Vikings to ban the name Redskins from the November home game, which will be played at TCF Bank Stadium.

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North Shore Mayor Chris Swanson.

Two Harbors votes overwhelmingly to recall Mayor Chris Swanson

The mayor had been scrutinized for several things leading up to the vote Tuesday.

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Suspected gunman at large after homicide near Albert Lea

The 32-year-old suspect was last seen in a 2004 white Ford F-150 with Minnesota license number EUZ-057.

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Brad Finstad (R) edges out Jeff Ettinger (D) in CD-1 special election

Finstad will serve out the remaining months of the late Jim Hagedorn's term, before facing Ettinger again in November.

Gov. Tim Walz and Scott Jensen.

Minnesota primary 2022: Results from MN's statewide, congressional races

Minnesotans have voted and set the stage for the November elections.

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Rep. Ilhan Omar defeats Don Samuels in contentious primary

Unofficial results for one of Minnesota's most-watched primary races are in.

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Boy, 14, critical after accidental shooting at Minneapolis apartment

Police say the shooting happened during a gathering at an apartment.

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Charges: Man caused Burnsville building fire because girlfriend was late

The alleged arson fire displaced around 50 residents.

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Famous Dave's, Granite City owner sold for $200 million

The owner of Famous Dave's, BBQ Holdings, is based in Minnetonka.

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Appeal to find missing northern Minnesota woman

Alanna McLean was last seen this past weekend.


Minnesota reaches 55 confirmed cases of monkeypox

Nearly 9,000 cases have been confirmed nationwide.