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Video Vault: Goldy Gopher dials in 'Call Me Maybe' with Big 10 mascots

This one is an instant classic, in a summer of 2012 sort of way. Also: Who wouldn't want to be a mascot for just a day?
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Lost 1-year-old reunited with parents in Brooklyn Park

The girl was found by a concerned citizen around 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

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For 2nd time, Minnesota farm devastated by deadly fire

Around 1,000 goats and a litter of puppies were killed when a barn caught fire on Friday.

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The suspect fled police in Osseo and was going south on County Road 81.

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Body found tangled with debris in the Mississippi River

The individual's name has not yet been released.

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Former state senator Scott Jensen endorsed by GOP for governor

Jensen beat to multiple other hopefuls for the endorsement at Saturday's convention.

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Monday-Wednesday should be fantastic weather in Minnesota.

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A canoer found the body in a swamp near Eagle Lake Friday.

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MN GOP endorses attorney general, secretary of state candidates

Kim Crockett was endorsed as the party's candidate for secretary of state, while Jim Schultz won the endorsement for attorney general.

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