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Same-sex marriage celebrations kick off tonight

Gay couples and wedding guests will fill Minneapolis City Hall late Wednesday night in anticipation of the first legal same-sex marriage ceremonies set to begin after the stroke of midnight.

Mayo to Minn. staff with domestic partners: Get married or lose benefits

Mayo Clinic for 13 years has offered health insurance to the partners of its employees in same-sex domestic partnerships – but that is going to change now that Minnesota has legalized same-sex marriage.

KDWB's Ryan under fire from State Education Dept. over disparaging Twitter posts

Ryan re-tweeted some insulting sentiments about a number of cities and high schools.

Minn. teen leads U.S. geography team to world championship win

The United States won the 11th National Geographic World Geography Championship Wednesday in Russia under the guidance of a sharp 15-year-old from Sartell, Minn.

Sen. Franken's press aide among Capitol Hill's '50 most beautiful'

Alexandra Fetissoff – No. 16 on the list – has lived in 11 states, but never in Minnesota, reports the congressional newspaper The Hill in its 10th annual most-beautiful feature.

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Post Bucks win, KAT says “I play with f****** passion”

Towns was asked how he controls his emotions on the court.

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Wolves rebound with statement win against Bucks

D'Angelo Russell and the Timberwolves bounced back with a win over the defending champs.

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Train carrying ethanol derails in southern Minnesota

The State Fire Marshal has sent in experts to help with the situation.

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Motorcyclist dies a month after striking deer in Minnesota

The crash happened north of Mankato near the small town of Norseland.

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House explosion kills 1, severely injures another

Authorities described the home as "completely destroyed."

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Watch: MN lawmaker 'attacked' by giggling child during live hearing

This has to be the most adorable moment ever from a Commerce Finance and Policy Committee hearing, right?

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Sloane Martin leaving WCCO Radio for bigger role with Big Ten Network

Martin has been a staple at WCCO Radio since Election Day 2016.

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Xcel Energy wants to raise MN customers' electricity rates

If approved, rates go up by an average of $18.50 a month for customers.

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MPD chief 'confident' officers will still show up after Question 2 vote

Arradondo held a press conference Wednesday in which he urged for a 'No' vote.

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Charges: Driver in fatal hit-and-run said he thought he hit dog or sign

The crash killed a 56-year-old Blaine woman who had been out walking her dog.

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Here is Minnesota's plan to vaccinate kids 5-11 against COVID-19

The plan includes hosting vaccination clinics at schools across the state.

Mounds View PD missing 12yo Riddley

12-year-old Twin Cities boy has been missing for 4 days

Police are asking for the public's help locating the child,

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