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Victim in Soundbar shooting dies; community worries about violence

One of the nine people injured in a Minneapolis nightclub shooting last month has died of his injuries. Community leaders told reporters Dion Toney's death is believed to be connected to a lockdown at Hennepin County Medical Center and a shooting at a local gas station.

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Defense attorney: Not guilty plea planned for man accused of killing officer Scott Patrick

The defense team for the man accused of killing a Mendota Heights police officer says he plans to plead not guilty. Brian Fitch Sr., 39, was in court Thursday. He’s accused of fatally shooting Officer Scott Patrick during a traffic stop July 30. His next court appearance is in October.

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Hot commodity: Rochester restaurants robbed by grease thieves

Thieves in Rochester make an unlikely score, as police report five restaurants in the city have had their grease stolen. Reports say about 7,000 pounds of the stuff was burglarized over the weekend. It may seem like a strange target for criminals, but restaurants frequently sell their used frying grease to companies who recycle it into biofuels and livestock feed.

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Some details revealed about new Holidazzle Village, Christmas Market

It’s beginning to look a lot like … Holidazzle season. This year, holiday revelers coming to downtown Minneapolis will be able to visit the Holidazzle Village and the Minneapolis Christmas Market along Nicollet Mall. The event will include live reindeer, sales booths and wandering Holidazzle characters. Last year was the final year for the Holidazzle parade.

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Mixed up: Minnesota woman a finalist in international cocktail competition

A Minnesota woman is among five finalists in an international cocktail-making competition hosted by British TV chef Jamie Oliver. Stephany Wieland’s peachy piña colada was named a finalist in the competition yesterday. The public now gets to vote on a winner, who will be announced in October.

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Investigation after inmate found dead in cell at Stillwater prison

Drug paraphernalia was found by officers inside the cell.

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Focus is on family fitness at this year’s Twin Cities Marathon

Don’t miss out on the running, racing and all the fun things to do for the whole family

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Family's tributes to mother killed by partner in St. Paul murder-suicide

The 30-year-old was killed by her partner, who then killed himself.

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Eagan man killed after crashing into traffic signal

The 30-year-old crashed into a traffic light early Wednesday morning.

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What's in Mayor Melvin Carter's budget proposal?

Here's what the St. Paul mayor is putting his focus on for the upcoming year.

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Digital, streaming employees at WCCO-TV vote to unionize

The 15 employees will join on-air talent and producers as members of the SAG-AFTRA union.

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Police arrest man suspected of sexual assault, weapons threat in Eagan

The investigation prompted a SWAT response in an Eagan neighborhood on Tuesday.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for the week ending Tuesday, August 16

The latest reporting period averaged just under 1,300 new cases per day.

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Jason and Carly Zucker sell Edina home for $4.18M

The property was bought in 2020, months after Jason Zucker was traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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