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Lakeville woman found on doorstep likely froze to death, family says

The 32-year-old Lakeville woman whose family members say froze to death Tuesday was taken to the hospital two days earlier. Photo: KSTP

Satirical news site fakes out some with bogus Bachmann arrest article

An article circulating on social media claiming that Minnesota Congresswoman Michelle Bachmann was arrested for DUI is a fake, and people bought it.

Sheriff says shooter in murder-suicide may have been depressed

The Olmsted County Sheriff said the 19-year-old man who pulled the trigger was dealing with mental health issues.

Kidney snow sculpture is a plea for new organ

A Cottage Grove man awaiting a kidney transplant took advantage of the snow to search for a new organ.

Benefit concert set for victims of Cedar-Riverside explosion, fire

A concert to benefit the victims of the New Year’s Day apartment explosion in Minneapolis will be held later this month.

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MN, WI attorney generals push SCOTUS to block to Texas abortion law

They say the law is in "direct contravention of nearly a half century of binding precedent."

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UND student killed in plane crash near Minnesota border

The crash happened Monday night just west of the Minnesota border.

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Border officials seize hundreds of fake AirPods at International Falls

The AirPods were in a rail container headed for Ranier.

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With Patrick Peterson injured, Vikings need to unleash the offense

Peterson's absence could have a bigger effect on the opposite side of the ball.

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Gophers running back Cam Wiley announces plan to transfer

Wiley found himself buried on the depth chart.

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Sun Country adds 7 new routes from MSP Airport this spring

It's also resuming four routes from the Twin Cities.

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Minnesota Governor Tim Walz launches re-election campaign

Their campaign slogan: "One Minnesota. Moving Forward."


Driver dies in single-vehicle crash in Ham Lake

The crash happened around 4:30 p.m. Monday.

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Union Hmong Kitchen will move into Mpls. food hall

Chef Yia Vang said they're "so excited to settle in and have a home."