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Downtown's made-over Block E to be renamed Mayo Clinic Square

The planned revamp for Block E will include a 20,000-square-foot sports medicine facility along with new practice space for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx.

Dayton taps top aide Tina Smith to be running mate

Gov. Mark Dayton announced he had chosen his chief of staff Tina Flint Smith as his running mate headed into a campaign for a second term.

A 1987 Twins World Series ring will be for sale Friday

Minnesota Twins fans will have the opportunity to get their hands on a 1987 World Series ring on Friday.

Report: DUI arrest led to Gatenby's dismissal from KSTP

Rusty Gatenby’s arrest for suspicion of DUI last month led to the traffic reporter’s dismissal from KSTP.

The Hard Rock Cafe plans return to Minnesota

Sources say the Hard Rock Cafe will return to the Twin Cities this summer.

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'Minneapolis, we're coming!!!': Foo Fighters announce rescheduled concert

The previously announced Huntington Bank Stadium was cancelled.

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Brave New Workshop gets new owners in Hennepin Theatre Trust

It is the longest-running satirical comedy theater in the nation.

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Minnesota firefighters mourn sudden death of colleague

Aaron Bidle of the Loretto Fire Department passed away suddenly Wednesday.

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Snowmobiler goes through the ice on lake near Duluth

Ice thickness varies greatly throughout Minnesota right now.

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Here's how much snow fell during the weekend winter winter storm

The Highway 2 corridor in north-central Minnesota was the bullseye.

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Roof collapses on 3 firefighters in south Minneapolis

The fire happened at a residence east of Lake Nokomis on Sunday.

Joleigha Johnson

42-year-old Minnesota woman missing since December 1

She drives a white 2009 Chevrolet Impala.

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20-year-old killed in crash on icy highway during Sunday snowstorm

More than a foot of snow had fallen in the area where the crash occurred.

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Vikings fans clamor for change after latest bad loss under Mike Zimmer

The "fire Mike Zimmer" tweets are raging on Twitter again.

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Tony Oliva and Jim Kaat are finally heading to Cooperstown

The Twins legends were elected to Baseball's Hall of Fame on Sunday night.

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Report: Gophers to play in Guaranteed Rate Bowl

The Gophers will reportedly head to Phoenix to take on West Virginia.