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Every Wednesday, BMTN brings you the weirdest sports stuff we can find to get you over the hump.
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Officials looking for man last seen leaving Hudson home

David Mckay, 67, was last seen in Hudson Thursday morning.

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'Hyper-contagious' BA.4, BA.5 COVID variants confirmed in MN

Omicron continues to evolve into a more transmissible virus.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, May 20

The latest data shows there are 442 people with COVID hospitalized in Minnesota.

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Deadly night in St. Paul sees 3 people killed, 1 arrest so far

The three incidents bring St. Paul's homicide total up to 18 this year.

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2 killed in broad daylight drive-by shooting in Robbinsdale

The identities of the victims have not been released.

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Road deaths involving unbelted people rose again in 2021

This is the second year in a row that the number has gone up.

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Hennepin Co. Sheriff Dave Hutchinson on paid leave for health reasons

The sheriff, who was recently convicted of drunk-driving, is set to stand down later this year.

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Flooding expected to worsen in MN's Arrowhead region

Hundreds of private homes are at-risk in northern St. Louis County.

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St. Paul police: Kids in stolen car rammed squad, hid in porta-potty

The incident sent the Minnesota Capitol into a brief lockdown.

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Watch: Storm updates after heavy hail slams Twin Cities

Sven Sundgaard is providing an update after Thursday's flash hail storm.

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MN GOP apologizes over antisemitic sequence in candidate's campaign video

Party leader says candidate didn't know the imagery perpetuated an antisemitic trope.

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Video: Sports science with Christian Ponder

ESPN's Sport Science segment focuses on Christian Ponder, and shows how the Vikings' rookie can hit receivers on the run.

Minnesota sports are in the dumps

It's hard to a be a Minnesota sports fan right now. The Twins had the worst record in the American League. The Timberwolves had the worst record in the NBA and now they're locked out. Gopher football just lost 58-0. The Wild have missed the playoffs three years in a row. And the Vikings are 0-4. How bad can it get?

Sports MN Quiz: What is the name of the Lynx mascot?

We all know who Crunch is. And T.C. Bear is way more cuddly than Twinkie The Loon ever was. We know you've seen the Lynx mascot bouncing around, but do you know its name? Click on the headline above for the answer.

Exhibit looks at intersection of art, sport

The Minneapolis Institute of Arts has opened a new exhibit called simply the “Sports Show.” The exhibit looks at the most influential artworks about sports on art over the last century. It also includes a special companion exhibit focused solely on art related to local Minnesota sports teams.