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2 teens arrested in slaying of 79-year-old Willmar woman

Two males ages 16 and 19 were arrested late Wednesday in the killing of a 79-year-old church volunteer in Willmar.

UPDATE: 1 man killed, another injured in Otter Tail Co. shooting

The Otter Tail Sheriff’s Office had initially – erroneously – released information that both men had died.

Same-sex marriage foes launch new group to take aim at lawmakers

As same-sex couples around Minnesota rejoiced Thursday – the first day that a new state law allowed them to legally wed – gay marriage opponents announced that they were launching a new group that will take aim at politicians unfriendly to their cause.

Far out! Orbiting UND alum to give commencement speech

Astronaut Karen Nyberg will deliver her commencement message from the International Space Station, where she is in the middle of a six-month mission.

Duluth native to play Jayne Mansfield in new biopic

Hailey Heisick, who graduated from Denfeld High School in Duluth, is starring in “Diamonds to Dust,” an independent film drama that chronicles the turbulent life of the Hollywood star in the 1960s.

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Kirill Kaprizov's slow start is a thing of the past

A potential sophomore slump has been erased with a three-point night against the Devils..

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Video shows MPD officer grab, throw Aldi customer

The department says the matter was referred to the Office of Police Conduct Review.

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Biden lays out wintertime plan to curb COVID's spread

It comes as the U.S. reported its second case of the omicron variant.

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MN Dept. of Corrections offering $5K bonuses as it seeks to hire 200

The DOC is offering hiring bonuses for new employees and for referrals.

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3rd federal medical team to join COVID-19 fight in Minnesota

There are more than 1,500 people with COVID-19 admitted to Minnesota hospitals.

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Driver killed after other motorist crosses into opposite lane

The head-on crash occurred early Thursday, just north of the Twin Cities.

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MSHSL approves shot clock for Minnesota varsity basketball

Shot clocks will be required at all varsity games beginning in 2023-24.

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Popcorn shop featured on 'The Late Show' has to close 2 days later

A county inspection after the national TV appearance found code violations.

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