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Report: Mayo to play role at big Apple announcement Tuesday

When Apple reveals its next product innovations starting at noon today, the Mayo Clinic will share the stage. The Rochester clinic has been working with Apple on a new app. It can collect personal data and share it with doctors, and it's designed to encourage more people to use technology to track and improve their health and fitness.

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Propane industry urges early fuel buying to head off possible winter shortages

Governor Mark Dayton is meeting with the state’s propane suppliers today to try to avert shortages. Last winter, the state experienced a limited supply of the fuel, which ran up prices for rural residents and farms that heat with propane. Since then, the industry has expanded production and storage capacity.

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‘Weather whiplash': Muggy, stormy today; October-like tomorrow

It will turn stormy later today. Tonight's storms come with a slight risk of severe weather, especially in the southern portion of the state. One to 2 inches of rain is possible, which brings a risk of high water in southeastern Minnesota, where the National Weather Service has issued a flash flood watch. When the rain stops, expect much cooler temperatures, with the chance of frost this weekend.

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Police ask for public's help finding Mpls. woman missing a week

The 36-year-old hasn't been seen or heard from recently.

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Hello, winter: List of the coldest wind chills in MN Monday morning

The state went from a relatively mild start of the season, to downright frigid wind chills.


1 CWD-positive deer in Brainerd Lakes area, so surveillance will continue

The CWD monitoring measures were supposed to end after this year.

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MN program will train, hire 1,000 nursing assistants for long-term care

The facilities are facing a severe staffing shortage.

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Minnesota State Fair reestablishes a police department

The fair had been contracting with the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office.

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Minnetonka to consider removing middle school mask requirement

The school board has been impressed by vaccination rates among middle school students.

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Friday winter storm could hit Twin Cities, southern Minnesota

Meteorologist Sven Sundgaard is already monitoring the forecast.

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Teen student arrested for threats toward MN middle school

The Sauk Rapids middle school and high school were closed Monday.


Rally for trans child outed during Hastings school board race draws big crowd

Hastings has been in the spotlight since the child's family was featured in a CNN story.

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Minneapolis police chief Medaria Arradondo to retire next month

He's overseen the MPD since mid-2017, following the killing of Justine Ruszczyk Damond


Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, December 6

The latest from the state health department.


'Minneapolis, we're coming!!!': Foo Fighters announce rescheduled concert

The previously announced Huntington Bank Stadium was cancelled.