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Target pledges 100 percent commitment to sustainable seafood by 2015

The retailer is hiring a nonprofit conservation group to assess all of its seafood products to evaluate their environmental impact.
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D'Lo's late takeover helps Timberwolves win double-OT thriller

Russell caught fire to help the Timberwolves get back to .500.

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Gophers suffocate Badgers, reclaim Paul Bunyan's Axe

Minnesota picked up its first home win over the Badgers since 2003.

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Boy, 6, run over after falling off trailer in Meeker Co. tree farm accident

He was airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center with internal injuries.

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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.

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Timberwolves' winning streak snapped at five games

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Urban Transformation: Is it sustainable?

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Target February sales up 8 percent to beat expectations

The Minneapolis-based retail giant says food and health care products were the strongest categories. Analysts expected a 5.2 percent rise.

Target June sales up 2.6 percent, but rise at 'low end' of expected range

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Donor pledges to replace grave markers stolen in Isanti

Isanti Veterans Services said its received an offer from a generous donor who has pleged $5,400 to replace more than 200 brass markers stolen from the graves of veterans at three local cemeteries. Peter Taunton, founder and CEO of Snap Fitness, said he will pay for the markers and all he wants in return is a picture of them back where they belong.

Askov Finlayson pledges $1M to climate change action groups

The champions of "The North" will donate more than the cost of the company's environmental impact.

Bachmann signs pledge to back fence along entire Mexican border

The Minnesota Congresswoman becomes the first Republican presidential candidate to sign the pledge from the group Americans For Securing Our Border. Their goal is to have the fence completed by the end of 2013. At a campaign appearance in Perry, Iowa, Bachmann said illegal immigration is both an economic and a security issue.

Researchers: Canned foods targeted to kids may have cancer link

A group of nonprofit researchers say they found low levels of the toxin called Bisphenol A in canned soups and pastas marketed to kids. The chemical has been linked to cancers and developmental problems.