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Nisswa: Prep golfer fires 8-under 64 for possible record

Dane Sethre-Hofstad of Moorhead High School set what's believed to be a course record at the Pines at Grand View Lodge on Thursday. His 8-under round of 64 might even be a state record. He had 10 birdies on the day.

– Read more from the Brainerd Dispatch

Grand Marais: Epilepsy does't stop Cook County baseball player

Jamie Wick was 16 when he had his first seizure. Now, two years into a diagnosis of having epilepsy, Wick is hitting about .415 for the Cook County High School baseball team, and he's not letting any of his seizures – which are nearly under control – slow him down.

– Read more from the Duluth News Tribune

Rochester: Ex-MN prep star dominating 4X400

Kammy Goedhart, formerly of Rochester, is a four-time All-American in the 4X400 relay for Olivet Nazarene University, which is just south of Chicago. Despite her accomplishments in the relay race, Goedhart was stunned as a freshman when her coaches asked her to anchor the relay rather than run the 100 and 200-meter dashes, which she did so effectively as a Minnesota prep star.

– Read more from the Post Bulletin

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Boy dies in motorcycle crash in Rochester

Police are investigating as of Friday afternoon.

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Numerous severe storms likely in Minnesota Friday night

Watch the video for the full details with meteorologist Sven Sundgaard.

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Teen pleads guilty in shooting death of 15-year-old girl in Columbia Heights

Damico Jamal-Tokyo High will receive a sentence in juvenile court, along with an adult prison sentence.

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Walz wants to use surplus money to send direct payments to Minnesotans

It's a renewed effort from a previous proposal from Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan's supplemental budget in January.

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Jan. 6 committee says aide for WI senator tried to give fake elector info to Pence

The attempt was discovered through text messages in the ongoing public hearing held by the Jan. 6 select committee.

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Minnesota state colleges boosting tuition again by 3.5%

The Minnesota State system's Board of Trustee's approved the increase Wednesday.


Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, June 24

The next daily update will be provided Monday, June 27.

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Walz, Jensen react to historic Supreme Court reversal of Roe v. Wade

After voting to overturn Roe, conservative Justice Clarence Thomas has hinted contraception and same-sex marriage protections should follow.

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2-year-old killed in crash on County Road 81 in Maple Grove

The crash occurred Thursday evening on County Road 81.

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BCA issues new details about St. Michael standoff, shooting

New details say a St. Cloud police officer struck the suspect with gunfire.

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92-year-old driver killed in rural Scott County crash

The crash happened around 12:30 p.m. Thursday.

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Big-time rain totals flood Highway 10 in central Minnesota

More rain and storms are expected Friday and Saturday morning.