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Quick Bite: 3 stories to read over lunch


Family IDs man killed at gas station; authorities search for suspect

The man who was shot and killed at an Arden Hills gas station Monday has been identified as a longtime executive at Boston Scientific and the co-founder of a Minneapolis bar, reports say. Authorities have also identified a suspect in connection with the shooting and are looking for the public's help to find him.

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7 Minnesota counties cleared for emergency haying, grazing

Farmers in seven Minnesota counties are experiencing a severe shortage in hay for their livestock. That follows excessive rain earlier this summer, which led to a 40-percent drop in their available feed. The federal Farm Service Agency is allowing those farmers to use set-aside acreage for haying and grazing. The counties where farms have been approved for emergency haying and grazing include Carver, Kittson, Le Sueur, McLeod, Rock, Roseau and Sibley.

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Twins minor league affiliate completes ridiculous no-hitter

The Rochester Red Wings, the Triple-A affiliate of the Minnesota Twins, completed a wild no-hitter last night. According to Yahoo Sports, the no-hitter started July 24th in Durham, North Carolina. Bad weather suspended the game until last night, where they picked up action in the fourth inning – 634 miles away in Rochester, New York. Trevor May started the no-hitter 18 days ago, and Logan Darnell finished the final six innings of it last night.

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Fair-inspired entertainment venue opening at Mall of America

Fair on 4 will feature axe throwing, go carts and more.


Canceled: The Halloween bar crawl that no bars knew about

The dubiously organized event was planned for this weekend in Minneapolis.

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St. Cloud gets Minnesota's 6th COVID-19 saliva testing site

Four more sites are expected to open in the Twin Cities in the coming weeks.

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Part of Burnsville Center is being auctioned off

More than 500,000 square feet of the mall is being auctioned off.

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Elections 2020: Control of Minnesota's divided Legislature is up for grabs

Redistricting and responding to COVID-19 are among the issues the new legislature will have to deal with.


Rochester woman found dead in the snow after leaving senior residence

The woman left the senior living center around 2:30 a.m. Monday.

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Investigation: Sprinklers could have saved 5 killed in Minneapolis high-rise fire

The deadly fire broke out at the Cedar-Riverside apartment block last November.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Tuesday, October 27

Hospitalizations continue to rise quickly in Minnesota.

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Amazon looking to hire 1,000 seasonal workers in Minnesota

The retail giant is hiring 100,000 nationwide.


9 kids accused of damaging Minnesota golf course

The full extent of the damage won't be known until spring.

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Ordway to host 3 virtual holiday shows this season

'A (Virtual) Christmas with The Griswolds,' 'Hip Hop Nutcracker' and 'A virtually Celtic Christmas' will be streamed live for those who buy tickets.

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Charges: Minneapolis man threw rocks at Portland police during protest

Adrian Ruben De Los Rios is charged with civil disorder in federal court.