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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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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.