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Number of priests suspected of abuse triples

The number of priests in the Twin Cities Archdiocese accused of sexually abusing a minor may be more than three times higher than previously publicized. A court document revealed yesterday shows the Archdiocese has acknowledged 103 priests have been accused of abuse – last winter the Archdiocese published a list of just 34 “credibly accused” priests.

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Amputee Adrian Petersen meets inspiration: Vikings’ AP

A Vikings fan named Adrian Petersen got to meet his inspiration, Vikings star Adrian Peterson, at training camp yesterday. The non-football-playing Petersen had his leg amputated after an accident. He says watching the Vikings' star come back after his ACL injury was his inspiration to push himself to recover.

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Minnesotans plan to get together for National Night Out

Communities across Minnesota are planning to gather together Tuesday night for the 31st annual National Night Out, an event designed to put residents in contact with their neighbors and local police in an effort to curb crime.

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Video shows MPD officer grab, throw Aldi customer

The department says the matter was referred to the Office of Police Conduct Review.

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Biden lays out wintertime plan to curb COVID's spread

It comes as the U.S. reported its second case of the omicron variant.

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MN Dept. of Corrections offering $5K bonuses as it seeks to hire 200

The DOC is offering hiring bonuses for new employees and for referrals.


3rd federal medical team to join COVID-19 fight in Minnesota

There are more than 1,500 people with COVID-19 admitted to Minnesota hospitals.

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Driver killed after other motorist crosses into opposite lane

The head-on crash occurred early Thursday, just north of the Twin Cities.

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MSHSL approves shot clock for Minnesota varsity basketball

Shot clocks will be required at all varsity games beginning in 2023-24.

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Popcorn shop featured on 'The Late Show' has to close 2 days later

A county inspection after the national TV appearance found code violations.

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Minnesotan infected with omicron was vaccinated, had booster shot

The Hennepin County man received his booster shot in early November.