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Medical marijuana bill stalls in the Legislature

Negotiations between lawmakers and law enforcement to craft a compromise on legalizing medical marijuana have ended in a stalemate.

 Archbishop won't be prosecuted after allegation he inappropriately touched a boy

Prosecutors will not file charges against Archbishop John Nienstedt, who was accused of groping a boy several years ago at a public event. The Ramsey County attorney’s office said there is insufficient evidence of a crime.

More optimistic news about job prospects in Minnesota

A new survey released Tuesday morning suggests that Minnesota’s unemployment rate will continue to fall. The state's jobless rate is currently 4.6 percent, significantly lower than the national rate of 6.7 percent.

Running-of-the-bulls event planned for Minnesota this spring

The plan calls for bringing a stampede of adrenaline junkies to the Elk River Extreme Motor Park northwest of the Twin Cities for The Great Bull Run on May 10. Runners will sprint a quarter-mile with real live bulls.

 Minnesota fan battling leukemia meets Miley Cyrus

A young woman from central Minnesota who is battling leukemia got the chance to meet Cyrus, her favorite superstar, when the singer performed in St. Paul Monday night. Cyrus also posed for photos with members of the Minnesota Wild hockey team.

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Hawks bury Timberwolves in 3-point barrage

Without D'Angelo Russell, the Wolves couldn't keep up with the Hawks.

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Kirk Ciarocca returning to Gophers as offensive coordinator

The architect of the 2019 offense will look to revive the Gophers.

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Klobuchar says Congress should pass law to protect abortion rights

Her comments came as the Supreme Court appears poised to weaken — or gut — Roe v. Wade

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Police ask for public's help finding Mpls. woman missing a week

The 36-year-old hasn't been seen or heard from recently.

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Hello, winter: List of the coldest wind chills in MN Monday morning

The state went from a relatively mild start of the season, to downright frigid wind chills.


1 CWD-positive deer in Brainerd Lakes area, so surveillance will continue

The CWD monitoring measures were supposed to end after this year.

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MN program will train, hire 1,000 nursing assistants for long-term care

The facilities are facing a severe staffing shortage.

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Minnesota State Fair reestablishes a police department

The fair had been contracting with the Ramsey County Sheriff's Office.

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Minnetonka to consider removing middle school mask requirement

The school board has been impressed by vaccination rates among middle school students.

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Friday winter storm could hit Twin Cities, southern Minnesota

Meteorologist Sven Sundgaard is already monitoring the forecast.

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Teen student arrested for threats toward MN middle school

The Sauk Rapids middle school and high school were closed Monday.


Rally for trans child outed during Hastings school board race draws big crowd

Hastings has been in the spotlight since the child's family was featured in a CNN story.