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5 children killed in north Minneapolis duplex fire

Several media outlets are reporting five children died in a fire at a north Minneapolis duplex Friday morning. Fire crews were called to the blaze at 2818 Colfax Avenue N. around 5 a.m. Minneapolis Fire Chief John Fruetel said firefighters encountered heavy smoke in the three-story building.

Archdiocese files motion to block depositions, release of records

The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is attempting to block a court order to depose Archbishop John Nienstedt and former Vicar General Kevin McDonough within the next month. The archdiocese filed a motion Thursday to put a hold on the depositions, claiming "the extensive requirements of the judge's order reach beyond the limits of Minnesota law."

On the mend; Gov. Dayton returns to St. Paul after hip surgery

Gov. Mark Dayton returned to St. Paul on Friday after having hip surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, earlier this week. Doctors at Mayo performed a procedure to reattach a tendon in Dayton's hip, which he injured during a fall at the governor's residence last year.

Minnesota-born Irish whiskey '2 Gingers' goes national

Minnesota's 2 Gingers Irish Whiskey is going national. Beam Inc. announced the brand will reach all 50 states this month making it the fastest growing Irish Whiskey in the U.S. Founder Kieran Folliard launched the product just three years ago.

No money, honey? Fewer are spending on Valentine's Day

Not splurging on your sweetheart this Valentine's Day? You are not alone. Just 54 percent of Americans will celebrate the holiday with loved ones this year, down from 60 percent in 2013. The National Retail Federation says Valentine's Day still trails just Christmas and Mother's Day for holiday spending.

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Woman in critical condition after being shot in the head in St. Paul

Officers responded to the incident at around 2:45 a.m. Saturday.

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Vikings-Lions: 5 things you can count on

It's a great time for the Vikings to play the Lions.

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Omicron variant confirmed in Wisconsin man who traveled to South Africa

Five other cases have been confirmed and linked to a Wisconsin wedding.

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Sunday snowstorm walloping MN's North Shore with huge totals

Just ridiculous snow totals expected the rest of Sunday.

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Saturday snow causes havoc on Twin Cities roads

There were countless spinouts and crashes across Minnesota.

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Wild win battle of NHL's hottest teams, extend winning streak to six

Kirill Kaprizov delivered a shootout winner to take down the Maple Leafs.

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Vikings downgrade Eric Kendricks to out against Lions

The Vikings have also activated Michael Pierce from injured reserve.

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Minnesotan sentenced after assaulting man with baseball bat

Marshall Wayne Boshey was sentenced to 30 months in prison followed by two years of supervised release.

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Target's gift card discount is back, but for this weekend only

The fine print: for Target Circle members only (but membership is free).

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