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FAA investigating 2 separate, same-day plane accidents

The Federal Aviation Administration is looking into what led to two separate small plane incidents on the same day over the weekend – one near St. Cloud, and one in southwest Minnesota. Authorities say one of the crashes killed two brothers.

Beyond the scary headlines: Facts about Enterovirus D68

A number of media outlets were blaring scary headlines Monday about a virus that often targets children and is now being closely monitored by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in a dozen states (Minnesota is not among them).

Minneapolis group files lawsuit to halt Southwest light rail

A Minneapolis group has filed a lawsuit to stop the Southwest light rail project from moving forward, citing environmental concerns. The Lakes and Parks Alliance of Minneapolis filed a federal lawsuit in Minnesota's U.S. District Court on Monday.

The United State of 'superfoods': Trendy lists useful or fad?

A lot has been made in the last few years about the much-ballyhooed "superfood." The latest click-baity headline comes from Huffington Post, which put together a new list of the healthiest so-called superfoods in the United States – fruits and vegetables with high levels of vitamins, protein, minerals, fiber and other nutrients touted by some to fight disease and possibly even help with longevity and weight loss.

Grand finale: Last supermoon of 2014 to appear Monday night

Get your cameras ready, the grand finale of supermoons will be Monday night. After two impressive supermoons this summer (July and August), the harvest moon will light up the night sky in the last installment of a trio of supermoons for the Northern Hemisphere this year.

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Revival to close its original Minneapolis restaurant

Don't worry – it's bringing the chicken to its nearby BBQ joint.


Fatal crash under investigation on Hwy 62 in Mendota Heights

The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating the crash near Dodd Road.

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Driver strikes 5 bicyclists near Mapleton

The Sheriff's Office has indicated that those injured were children.

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The former Bachelor Farmer space is sold in Minneapolis

A new restaurant is expected to open next year.

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Supercharged atmosphere causing more mega-rain events

There could be a mega-rain event Saturday-Sunday in Minnesota, Wisconsin and/or Iowa.


Massive Burnsville landfill expansion nears final approvals

The City of Burnsville and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency are accepting public feedback on the proposal.

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Kyle Rittenhouse attorney to defend accused Apple River killer Nicolae Miu

The attorney who helped Kyle Rittenhouse be acquitted of all charges is defending the alleged Apple River mass stabber.

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Minneapolis police trying to ID pair in connection to fatal shooting

Police say the two people pictured are connected to the fatal shooting of Ivan Redday last month.


17-year-old girl killed in southern Minnesota crash

The crash happened early Thursday morning near Lake Crystal.

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Ex-Brooklyn Center police chief sues city over resignation

Tim Gannon alleges he was forced to resign following the fatal shooting of Daunte Wright.

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Men injured after boat crash sends propeller spinning onto craft

The motor reportedly flew out of the water and severely injured two men on the boat.