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Video Vault: Former Gopher Marion Barber fails at backflip attempt

We love the instant classics here at Video Vault. Former Gophers running back Marion Barber -- now with the Chicago Bears -- attempts a celebratory post-touchdown backflip Sunday against the Panthers -- and fails.
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80 mph winds, large hail possible with severe storms in MN

A severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for much of the state until 3 a.m. Saturday.

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30 people evacuated as flooding hammers small town

It's assumed that at least eight inches of rain fell in Randall, with more heavy rain expected Friday night into Saturday morning.

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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.

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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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Ex-Gopher Marion Barber III ends NFL career

Former Gophers running back Marion Barber III says he is retiring from the NFL. After six seasons with the Dallas Cowboys, Barber played with the Chicago Bears last year. He finishes with almost 4,800 rushing yards and 53 touchdowns.

Video Vault: John Gordon's last call

It's instant classic time. This one hasn't spent much time in the vault, but a lot of Twins fans will truly miss the radio voice of John Gordon. Here's his last call from last night's game, plus an interview with KSTP-TV.

Video Vault: Ponder to Jenkins, 72 yards

This goes in the "instant classic" category. On his first pass from scrimmage Sunday, Christian Ponder gives Vikings fans hope for the future with a 72-yard strike to Michael Jenkins.

Video Vault: Percy Harvin's 103-yard TD run

This is one of those "instant classics" -- Percy Harvin giving Minnesota Vikings fans something to shout about on the opening kickoff of the 2011 season.

Video Vault: Super Bowl IV

We're not exactly sure how Super Bowl IV featuring the Vikings and Chiefs is on YouTube in its entirety (the clip runs 2 hours, 51 minutes), but we're not complaining. Sure, the Vikings lost, but Video Vault doesn't get any better than this -- even if it is in beautiful black and white. Watch it now before those pesky NFL lawyers order YouTube to yank it down.

Bears could be without Urlacher, Barber

The Chicago Bears could be with linebacker Brian Urlacher Sunday against the Vikings. Urlacher is questionable with a knee injury. Meanwhile, former Golden Gopher Marion Barber III is questionable because of a calf injury.

Video Vault: Jared Allen highlights

Just for the heck of it, here's a reel of Jared Allen sacks. Really hard not to like this guy, and we totally endorse his post-sack roping routine.

Video Vault: Audie Cole's 2 TD's

In today's Sports MN Video Vault, an instant classic -- as rookie linebacker Audie Cole runs back two interceptions for touchdowns in the Vikes' preseason win over Buffalo Friday.