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Patient killed at St. Peter security hospital, another patient in custody

A mentally ill man accused of killing a patient at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter Wednesday night is in police custody.

Let's go shopping! More retailers named for new Eagan outlet mall

The outlet mall currently under construction in Eagan isn’t expected to open until the end of the summer, but 90 percent of the space is already leased.

Parise models Team USA's Opening Ceremony uniforms

The most common reaction to the uniforms is that they remind people of an ugly Christmas sweater.

The cause of most winter crashes in Minnesota? The driver, state patrol says

It’s not snow or ice-covered roads that cause the most car accidents each season. The Minnesota State Patrol says most crashes can be prevented.

List: Things Minnesotans do in winter that others find strange

Did you ever stop to think that it’s a little out of the ordinary that we in the great state of Minnesota play fetch with our dogs in the winter – with snowballs?

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Mall of America is offering a virtual Santa experience this year

People can virtually tour Santa's Candy Cane Institute.

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Annual guide to finding holiday lights displays in MN is released

More than 80 holiday displays are on this year's list.

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Duluth police officer charged in September shooting

The officer, who is a five-year veteran, is charged with two felonies.

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Enbridge gets final approval to start construction on Line 3 replacement

The project has attracted criticism from environmental and tribal groups.

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Is it a 4-team race for the final NFC playoff spot?

The key for Minnesota likely requires winning on the road against two top NFC teams.


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.