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School bus driver faces DWI charges following bus crash

A school bus driver in the Lewiston-Altura school district is facing three counts of drunken driving after crashing into a tree with children aboard.

No charges against archdiocese in one case, but 7 probes continue

St. Paul investigators did not find sufficient evidence that the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis failed to report the conduct of former priest Curtis Wehmeyer.

The story behind the photo of the man holding the dog in Winona

A photo of a man hugging a cold dog outside a Winona post office this week quickly circulated on social media, generating a major response from animal lovers.

How much dialing it back can save on high heating bills

Get ready for a wallet-chilling envelope from your utility company following the bitter blast of winter.

10 best Minnesota high school mascots: Did your school make the cut?

The top ten list by Newscastic features that don't have typical mascots like Bulldogs, Cougars or Eagles.

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Brave New Comedy Workshop in downtown Minneapolis.

Brave New Workshop cancels shows due to COVID-19 cases

The shows were scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre.

Austin Retterath

Body of missing U of M student found in Mississippi River

Austin Retterath was last seen alive in the morning hours of May 8.

"Love" mural seen in St. Paul.

Summer mural events to bring together community, shine light on MN artists

The 2022 Chroma Zone Mural & Art Festival will take place this weekend in St. Paul's Creative Enterprise Zone, with ensuing events happening this summer.


Gallery: Remodeled lakeside home in Prior Lake on market for $2.8M

It offers privacy at the end of a dead-end road fronting onto Lower Prior Lake.

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Carjacking outside ice arena in Golden Valley under investigation

Golden Valley PD confirmed it received a report of a carjacking Monday evening.


Signs that MN Legislature could move to loosen liquor laws

A provision was approved by a legislature committee on Thursday but still awaits a final decision from the House and Senate.

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U.S. Bank Stadium looking to hire 400 part-time workers

A hiring fair will be held for the positions.

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Officials looking for man last seen leaving Hudson home

David Mckay, 67, was last seen in Hudson Thursday morning.


'Hyper-contagious' BA.4, BA.5 COVID variants confirmed in MN

Omicron continues to evolve into a more transmissible virus.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, May 20

The latest data shows there are 442 people with COVID hospitalized in Minnesota.