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Dayton postpones vote on Southwest LRT to study alternatives

Gov. Mark Dayton has stepped into the controversy over the proposed Southwest light-rail line from Minneapolis to Eden Prairie and called for a delay on a crucial vote while alternative routes are sought.

Franken reports nearly $4 million in campaign funds

GOP challenger Mike McFadden announced his fundraising tallies last week: $700,000 in the last quarter and about $1.2 million on hand.

Unusual sentence: Man gets a weekend in jail for next 10 years

A Winona County District Court judge handed down an uncommon sentence for a 21-year-old Minnesota City man who was convicted in a crash that killed Ruth Doris Brendel, 85, of Winona.

Humphries sells Kardashian's old engagement ring for $749K

Humphries, a Minneapolis native, reportedly paid $2 million for the 20.5 carat diamond ring, but he didn't get near that at auction. His marriage to the reality TV star lasted 72 days.

Week 6 NFL power rankings: Vikings fall closer to bottom

Getting destroyed at home by the previously 1-3 Carolina Panthers is not how to win the hearts of the heartless NFL power rankings creators.

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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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