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Warm temperatures in state for 3 days; storms may bring more snow

A warm-up is in store for the Twin Cities in the next three days, and some parts of Minnesota could be in for a lot more snow. Temperatures should be in the 30s on Wednesday and Thursday, but snow could move into the metro on Thursday and some parts of the state could see heavy accumulations.

MnDOT: Minnesota's transportation system faces 'perfect storm'

Minnesota Department of Transportation commissioner Charles Zelle told legislators Tuesday afternoon "a perfect storm is coming" in transportation funding, as revenues cannot keep up with the costs associated with building and maintaining the state's roads.

Elko Speedway gets OK for new drive-in movie theater

The drive-in movie theater is making a comeback – at least in Elko New Market, Minnesota. Vita.mn reports that the Elko New Market City Council has approved plans for a large outdoor movie theater at Elko Speedway.

Minnesota cities see unprecedented number of frozen water lines

Officials across northern and southeastern Minnesota are telling residents to keep their water running to avoid freezing pipes and help prevent more water main breaks. This comes as cities declare water main emergencies and crews continuously scramble to thaw lines across the region.

Today's Sports Clip: When 'kiss cam' finds you next to your sister

There's nothing quite like the feeling of being ready for that one shining moment. Such an example took place at the Gophers men's hockey game on Friday at Mariucci Arena. This moment has nothing to do with hockey though, and it's all about the "kiss cam."

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LIVE UPDATES: Protesters, police clash in Brooklyn Center

Tracking Monday night's clashing between law enforcement and demonstrators.

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Brooklyn Center recommends firing police chief and officer who shot Daunte Wright

The new acting city manager will make the decision on Tuesday.

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Cop who fatally shot Daunte Wright identified as Kim Potter

She is a 26-year veteran on the police force.

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Chauvin trial: Cardiologist among witnesses as prosecution draws to close

Judge Peter Cahill also rejected the defense's motion to sequester the jury on Monday following a fatal police shooting in Brooklyn Center.

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Medical examiner: Wright died of gunshot wound to the chest

The 20-year-old was killed by a police officer on Sunday, April 11.

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Brooklyn Center fires city manager following Daunte Wright killing

The mayor has taken swift action after being granted extra powers by the city council on Monday.

Brooklyn Center unrest

National Guard presence in Twin Cities to double; 25-30 arrested on Sunday

Gov. Tim Walz said it's 'devastating and heartbreaking that we're here once again' following the killing of Daunte Wright.

Tim Gannon

Brooklyn Center police chief: 'Once we got pelted, we responded in kind'

The police presence will be enhanced Monday and beyond.

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Chief: Officer who killed Daunte Wright meant to use Taser, pulled gun by mistake

Chief Tim Gannon provided the update as Brooklyn Center PD released bodycam footage of Daunte Wright's death.

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