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Early release from prison pending for Amy Senser

On April 24, Amy Senser will walk out of the Shakopee prison where she has been incarcerated for approximately the past year and eight months. She is being released six months early, into a work-release program.

Loser's compassion after state wrestling match moves crowd to tears

A Blaine High School sophomore is being celebrated as a true sportsman for an act of kindness after he lost a state championship wrestling match this week.

That kind of day: Semi hauling deicer among spinouts, crashes

Somewhat symbolic of Friday’s icy road conditions around the state, a semitrailer truck hauling a deicer slid off Interstate 94 and tipped over near Evansville in west-central Minnesota.

Retail roundup: Chain stores that are coming and going in the metro

One big-name store has closed in Brooklyn Center, and another is finalizing plans to open in Blaine.

State hockey tournament: Hermantown reaches 5th straight title game

Click into our sports section tonight for more tournament results.

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