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Many local districts to keep schools closed on Tuesday

Gov. Mark Dayton and Minnesota's education department left it up to local school districts to decide whether to hold classes on Tuesday. Many districts – including Minneapolis, St. Paul, and Duluth – will keep school buildings closed again due to the cold.

Regions Hospital reports burn unit full of frostbite cases

One hospital saw an average winter's worth of frostbite patients in just 24 hours.

Third body found in Winona; search underway for fourth

Divers found a third body in the Mississippi River after a vehicle crashed into the river over the weekend. The search for a fourth continues.

R.T. Rybak recovering from 2nd surgery

Minneapolis' former mayor is recovering from a second surgery to clear an artery after his weekend heart attack. That's why he wasn't Tweeting this afternoon.

Report: Vikings want to interview Gruden, Zimmer

A pair of NFL defensive coordinators will reportedly be interviewed as part of the Vikings' search for their next head coach.

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Nov. 30 COVID-19 update: Hospitalizations reach new high mark

There are fewer than 100 staffed ICU beds available in Minnesota.

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Saturday's Gophers-Northwestern game canceled

Minnesota is dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak in its football program.

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Minneapolis woman's home vandalized for a 7th time since March

The most recent incident happened on Thanksgiving.

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Jamie Malone's Grand Cafe is closing, building owners say

Head chef Jamie Malone will continue operations at Eastside.


High school softball coach accused of stealing booster funds

The 65-year-old is a coach at Lakeville South High School.

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Suspect leads police on 26-mile pursuit in Meeker County

When the suspect stopped, he tried to get out of his car with a shotgun in hand.

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Human remains found at Albert Lea building where 3 people where shot

Authorities say the human remains are not related to the shooting.


DirecTV subscribers could lose KARE 11 on Tuesday

A new contract needs to be agreed upon by 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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Inmate from Rush City prison dies after COVID-19 diagnosis

The man is the fifth incarcerated person in Minnesota to die from COVID-19.