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From snow to rain? Thursday thaw and 40s possible next week

Finally, something else in the forecast other than extreme cold and piercing windchill. A warm-up is in sight – possibly temperatures above freezing...

Police: 14-year-old takes school bus for joyride

No one was injured when a 14-year-old took a school bus for a 3 1/2-mile joyride Monday morning.

Warrant issued for mother suspected of shooting daughter in leg

Authorities are looking for a woman accused of shooting her 18-year-old daughter in the leg in North St. Paul.

State to accept applications for enhanced IDs next week

Minnesota is the fifth state to begin offering enhanced driver’s licenses and ID cards, making traveling to some destinations a little more convenient.

Details emerging about man, woman killed on Highway 212

Investigators are still piecing together details about the officer-involved shooting Friday on Highway 212 in the southwest metro.

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coronavirus, covid-19

Mayo Clinic study provides 'best guess' about pandemic's future in MN

Minnesota could be seeing decreasing numbers into the summer if the study is correct.

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Mourners remember Daunte Wright, plead for justice

Wright was killed by a now-former Brooklyn Center police officer on April 11.

covid

HealthPartners: COVID hospitalizations driven by unvaccinated, middle aged adults

The health provider says the average age of its hospitalized patients is trending downwards.

Andrew Thomas booking photo

Man suspected of shooting at National Guard in Minneapolis faces more charges

He has now been charged in Hennepin County District Court with more serious crimes.

wetlands

Investigation finds EPA mishandled oversight for PolyMet mine permits

A new report found the EPA didn't follow its own procedures when it submitted comments on the proposed project.

baseball

MDH's new COVID guidance urges weekly testing for those involved in sports

Those not involved in school sports are still advised to get tested every two weeks.

Trey Lance

With loaded QB draft class, now is the time for Vikings to act

With a strong class, this year might be the time to select Kirk Cousins' successor.

Kellen Mond

Coller: Is a 'developmental' quarterback worth it?

Matthew Coller writes a weekly Vikings column for BMTN, with more of his work found at Purple Insider.

highland bridge

St. Paul announces names of parks at Highland Bridge development

Construction on the parks will begin later this year.

State Capitol

MN House passes omnibus public safety bill with police reform measures

The Senate previously passed its omnibus public safety bill without police accountability legislation.

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