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Mourners at funeral honor fallen Officer Scott Patrick

Friends, family and fellow officers are among the hundreds attending a funeral service for Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick. He was fatally shot last week during what’s been described as a routine traffic stop. The funeral began at 11 a.m. and a nearly 8-mile procession of police officers will accompany Patrick's casket to the cemetery.

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Customers keep suspected groper from leaving Wal-Mart

Onlookers kept a man suspected of groping a woman from leaving a Blaine Wal-Mart yesterday. Police say the victim was in the store, felt a hand on her inner thigh and heard a picture snap – shoppers then kept the man from fleeing until police arrived. The Isanti man faces charges of sexual misconduct.

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Vikings: Bridgewater will get first-team reps against Raiders

Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer said they “need” rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to get some game reps with the first-team offense in Friday’s preseason opener against the Oakland Raiders at TCF Bank Stadium.

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Target store

Target unveils deals for 2-day 'Cyber Monday' event

The promotion kicks off Sunday, November 28.

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Edina police warn of recent burglary trend targeting garages and vehicles

The Edina Police Department is increasing patrols in affected neighborhoods in response to the trend.

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Charges: Man shot Uber Eats driver making a delivery in Cottage Grove

Otis Donnell Shipp was charged with second-degree attempted murder after turning himself in on Wednesday.

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Waterfront hotel in Duluth sustains damage in kitchen fire

Authorities estimate the damage at around $75,000.

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Large groups of thieves target 2 Twin Cities Best Buys on Black Friday

It bears similarities to the flash-mob style thefts seen recently in California.

Karl-Anthony Towns

Timberwolves' winning streak snapped at five games

The Wolves' bid for their longest winning streak since 2014 came up short.

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Teen arrested over fatal shooting of 5-year-old boy in Brooklyn Park

Police say the teen was filming a social media video while handling a gun.

Joe Biden

President Biden coming to Minnesota to promote Bipartisan Infrastructure Law

Tuesday's trip follows passage of the $1.2 trillion Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal.

Kirill Kaprizov

Kaprizov gets into the holiday spirit to rout Jets

Kirill Kaprizov's four points led the Wild to a 7-1 victory.

Kirk Cousins

Coller: Cure to Vikings' disrupted season lies in an explosive passing game

The Vikings go to San Francisco knowing that a win would be a huge boost to their playoff hopes.