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Cambridge school principal arrested on suspicion of stalking, fleeing officer

A longtime central Minnesota principal was arrested Sunday on charges of disorderly conduct, stalking and fleeing a police officer. The 47-year-old man is expected to appear in Isanti County District Court Tuesday. Cambridge school officials held a press conference Monday morning, but couldn't comment on the allegations or the principal's employment status.

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Travel slowly returning to normal after Chicago air traffic control center fire

Air travel is finally getting back to normal at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. The system backed up Friday after a deliberately set fire at an air traffic control center near Chicago, canceling 22 MSP to Chicago flights. Nine flights were canceled Saturday and about six on Sunday – the weekend's cancellations affected about 4,000 passengers in Minnesota.

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After 4-year wait, Prince releasing 2 new albums tomorrow

The wait is over: After four years, Prince is releasing not one, but two new albums Tuesday. The Minnesota music icon is releasing “Art Official Age,” marking his return to Warner Bros. Records, and the album “Plectrum Electrum” from Prince’s all-female band 3rdEyeGirl.

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Southwest LRT may now cost $2.75B, won't open until 2027

Met Council said last year it would open in 2023.

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Broncos hiring Packers OC sparks speculation Rodgers could follow

What about both Rodgers and Davante Adams teaming up in Denver?

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Fire tears through House of Charity building in Minneapolis

The charity serves hundreds of meals to those in need daily.

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Here’s what the Vikings owners say about new GM Kwesi Adofo-Mensah

The Vikings announced his hiring on Wednesday night.

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After 3-month delay, newest Twin Cities Raising Cane's opens

The restaurant was originally scheduled to open in October.

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Armed man robs Twin Cities thrift store, flees in carjacked pickup

He pulled out a handgun shortly after chatting with the cashier about his scarf.

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Gallery: Pagoda-inspired home on Lake Pepin for sale for $2M

The home has 425 feet of private shoreline on the Mississippi River.

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Walz proposes legalizing marijuana in massive supplemental budget

It's among the provisions in his "Budget to Move Minnesota Forward."

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Photos reveal damage from gunshots to Minneapolis snowplow

A hydraulic line and three tires were damaged in the shooting.

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Minneapolis schools confirm return to in-person teaching Monday

The school district shifted to online learning almost two weeks ago as rising COVID cases led to staff and bus driver shortages.

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Mineral leases for proposed Twin Metals mine near Boundary Waters canceled

A review by the DOI found "significant legal deficiencies" with the leases' 2019 renewal.


Reward to find person who left kittens to die in freezing WI cold

The cats were thrown from a vehicle, according to a witness.