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BCA's effort to identify human remains makes first match

A new statewide initiative to solve missing persons cases from submitted DNA samples identified remains of a Minneapolis woman who disappeared 20 years ago.

'Potentially harmful vapors' from old General Mills facility found in Mpls neighborhood

State health officials are notifying some Minneapolis residents of a potentially harmful vapor that may be entering homes and buildings.

Spirit Airlines announces new seasonal flights from MSP

Spirit Airlines is offering more flights to four sunny destinations from MSP just in time for the holidays.

Lawsuit filed against former Edina priest; case dates to 1970s

A man in his fifties filed a lawsuit alleging a Catholic priest formerly affiliated with an Edina church abused him as a teenager.

Minnesota newlyweds to do some 'Dirty Dancing' on 'Good Morning America'

A newly-married couple from Hastings is about to have the time of their lives on “Good Morning America.”

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Protest for Tyre Nichols to be held outside MN Governor’s Mansion

Activists groups say they’ll call on Gov. Tim Walz and the Legislature to implement police reforms.

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Minnesota pool contractor banned from industry, must pay $2 million-plus

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison filed suit against Charles Workman and his company, MN Crete Pools, LLC, in August.

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St. Paul man identified as victim of north Minneapolis homicide

The shooting occurred on the 2200 block of Emerson Avenue North on Wednesday.

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Two youths seriously injured after being struck by driver in Bloomington

Police say the boy is in a critical condition, while the girl has severe injuries.

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Two men sentenced for carjacking in Rosedale Center parking lot

Leon Kismit Bell, 49, and Jack Mitchell Piche, 23, were sentenced in U.S. District Court on Jan. 20.

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Police identify White Bear Lake officer shot while serving warrant

The officer is a six-year veteran of the department.

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Minnesota Senate passes bill codifying abortion into state law

Having already passed in the House, it will now be sent to Gov. Tim Walz for signing into law.

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Tyre Nichols: Initial police version of events bear similarities to George Floyd killing

Memphis PD said Nichols complained of 'shortness of breath' following 'confrontations' with police, who in reality violently beat him.

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Twin Cities authorities preparing for community reaction to Tyre Nichols video

The ATF division in St. Paul sent out an alert out of "an abundance of caution."

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