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U of M: Gun scare was attempted robbery; no shots fired

University of Minnesota students on the West Bank were told to stay put Monday while police investigated a report of a man with a gun in Anderson Hall.

Brrr. Temperatures dip to low teens, single digits tonight

The season's chilliest air so far is moving into Minnesota.

Video: Bemidji State involved in record-setting women's college hockey brawl

A brawl between the Bemidji State women’s hockey team and Ohio state set the record for the most combined penalty minutes in a NCAA hockey game.

Egg company cracks into finals for free Super Bowl ad

A free-range egg producer in northern Minnesota has made it to the final four in a competition to win a free Super Bowl ad.

Minnesota native's appetite for competitive eating paying tuition

A University of Wisconsin student from Delano, Minn. is paying his way through college with his winnings on the local competitive eating circuit.

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End 'renting' from your utility company and go solar

A solar installation is one of the few home improvements that actually pays for itself.

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Twins talking contract extension with Byron Buxton

The Twins are 88-38 over the past two seasons with Buxton in the lineup.

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Police arrest man in connection to deadly Minneapolis hit-and-run

The victim died the scene in north Minneapolis on Friday.

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Wild's fast start vanishes in loss to Coyotes

Arizona scored five unanswered goals in a 5-2 loss.

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Police seeking tips in search for road rage shooting suspect

The incident took place in Maplewood last week.

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Paige Bueckers lands on Wooden Award list for women's college basketball

The Hopkins grad is the only freshman on the 15-player ballot.