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Hormel high-five: Record profits, record profit-sharing

Employees at Hormel Foods enjoyed a longstanding tradition as all of the 1,800 plant workers received a record-high profit sharing bonus.

Minnesota teen opens up about fatal crash that claimed sister, 13

A Milaca teen is talking about last week's fatal crash on the way to school that claimed the life of his 13-year-old sister.

Ramsey youth volunteer charged with sexually assaulting boys

Investigators interviewed four victims in the case and say there were hundreds of instances of abuse “spanning many years.”

Report: Morning show anchor, meteorologist out at KSTP

KSTP has apparently let go of morning show anchor Brad Sattin and morning/midday meteorologist Patrick Hammer.

Former Viking Jefferson formally charged with domestic assault

Former Vikings cornerback A.J. Jefferson was charged Wednesday with felony domestic assault.

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Dusting itself off after virus blow, F1rst Wrestling returns to the ring this Sunday

Minnesota's premier independent wrestling company was on top of the world before the virus hit.


McDonald's is bringing the McRib back in December

It hasn't appeared on menus for eight years.

Apple Valley High School

2 more Twin Cities districts moving to distance learning for grades 6-12

The decision was announced as infection rates in Dakota County rise.

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Here are the 4 free COVID-19 testing sites in MN for the week of Nov. 2

People don't need to have symptoms or insurance to get tested for free.

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Minnesota Zoo launches activities to get people embracing nature

The zoo is hosting a pumpkin scavenger hunt and a "Do the Zoo, Not Zoom Day."

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25 counties have COVID-19 infection rates associated with distance learning

County-level data is no longer the only source districts have to rely on to make informed decisions about which learning model to use.

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Election 2020 preview: Minnesota's Senate race

Incumbent Tina Smith will take on former Congressman Jason Lewis.

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President Trump railing against capacity limits for Friday's Rochester rally

A contract with the city limits capacity to 250 people, but Trump says they were expecting 25,000.

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Man injured as his gun goes off during pat-down search from St. Paul police

The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating the incident.

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Appeals court changes rules for MN absentee ballots received after Election Day

Pending a further challenge, votes received after 8 p.m. on Election Day may not be counted.

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Confusion over where Trump campaign rally will be held Friday

It sounds like it'll be held at the airport in Rochester.