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Preview: Primary election Tuesday, low voter turnout expected

Minnesotans will take to the polls Tuesday for the state’s primary election, where they’ll choose candidates to represent their political party for governor, U.S. Senate and state auditor in the Nov. 4 general elections.

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Woman charged in hit-and-run involving 2 bicyclists in Minneapolis

Charges were filed Monday against a woman who struck a married couple in their 20's who were bike riding in Northeast Minneapolis Saturday night. Stephanie Smith-El, 62, of Minneapolis was charged with criminal vehicular operation causing bodily harm. She was suspected of drunken driving and fled the scene. The cyclists are both hospitalized.

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This week’s Internet Cat Video Festival is catnip to feline lovers

Here, kitty-kitty. Once again, the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis will put on the popular cat video festival. The free event is at the museum’s outdoor field on Thursday night. About 10,000 feline fans flocked to the first year of the festival – cat lovers found the event to be – wait for it – purrr-fect.

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Climate change in Minnesota is clearly seen at night

A lot of warm days and far fewer chilly nights.

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Driver, 83, killed in collision with semi-truck in Northfield

The Northfield man died at Hennepin County Medical Center.

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Impatient driver who fatally struck woman outside Taco Bell sentenced

Tammy Renae Olson was sentenced to four years in prison.

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Police: Teens 'careen recklessly' in stolen BMW, Mercedes in north metro

They ended up crashing the stolen vehicles, with two arrested and two others on the run.

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Fire table sparks blaze at Edina home

The fire remains under investigation, but fire officials believe it was accidental.

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Charges: California woman embezzled over $1M from MN employer

Mai Xiong faces several federal charges in the case.

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Shot woman who sparked appeal found injured at Twin Cities hotel

Authorities began searching for Hsa Say early Monday morning.

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Development may bring changes to Stonebrooke Golf Club in 2023

The popular southwest metro golf course offers scenic views of O'Dowd Lake.

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Homeowners alert DNR to grouse hunting complaints in Northland

Some hunters are allegedly shooting directly in front of houses.

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Charges: Teen couple tortured children while babysitting in St. Paul

A doctor called this "the worst case of abuse he has seen in over 20 years."

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New apartment proposal could spell the end for Myth Live

Myth Live in Maplewood has a spotty past with the surrounding community.

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Police trying to find woman, 18, who was shot at in St. Paul

Police are looking for help finding the woman.

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