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LIVE UPDATES: The latest from the 2021 NFL Draft as Vikings pick 14th

We're tracking reports, rumors, opinions and reaction throughout the draft.

It's Day 1 of the NFL Draft and the Minnesota Vikings enter the event with the No. 14 pick in the first round.

Rounds 2-3 are Friday, followed by Rounds 4-7 Saturday. We are tracking all of the reports, rumors, speculation, opinions and reaction before and after the picks/potential trades are made.

Follow along in our live blog, which will be updated regularly throughout the day.

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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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Changes at K102's Chris Carr & Company, with Sam Sansevere joining as co-host

She is the daughter of former KQRS morning show personality Bob Sansevere.

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Minneapolis' Royal Foundry Craft Spirits announces closure

The distillery set out to infuse the Minneapolis craft cocktail scene with British flavor.

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Shutterfly to cut almost 100 jobs at Shakopee facility

The layoffs are expected to impact multiple positions within the company.

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The Vikings now have more ammunition for a draft day trade.

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The Vikings aren't going to purposely tank for Trevor Lawrence

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