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Mystery solved: Man confesses to 7-year-old cold case murder

A Minneapolis mother says she has found closure more than seven years after the unsolved murder of her teenaged son.

Parks permit photo raises eyebrows

A photo on the Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board's 2014 parking permit has some people doing double takes. Is it innocent or inappropriate?

Which states smoke the most?

More people smoke cigarettes in the South and Midwest than in the Northeast and West, according to a new study. Where does Minnesota rank?

Must-see video: 2 state tournament buzzer beaters

In case you missed it ... last night featured two games that ended with buzzer-beating shots. One shot was from BEYOND half court. Check it out.

Adorkable: Prince's new duet with 'New Girl' star now available

Minnesota’s own Purple One ended his recent “New Girl” guest spot by playing a snippet of a duet with the show’s star, Zooey Deschanel. Now hear more than just a snippet.

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Here’s what the Vikings owners say about new GM Kwesi Adofo-Mensah

The Vikings announced his hiring on Wednesday night.

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After 3-month delay, newest Twin Cities Raising Cane's opens

The restaurant was originally scheduled to open in October.

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Armed man robs Twin Cities thrift store, flees in carjacked pickup

He pulled out a handgun shortly after chatting with the cashier about his scarf.

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Gallery: Pagoda-inspired home on Lake Pepin for sale for $2M

The home has 425 feet of private shoreline on the Mississippi River.

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Walz proposes legalizing marijuana in massive supplemental budget

It's among the provisions in his "Budget to Move Minnesota Forward."

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Photos reveal damage from gunshots to Minneapolis snowplow

A hydraulic line and three tires were damaged in the shooting.

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Minneapolis schools confirm return to in-person teaching Monday

The school district shifted to online learning almost two weeks ago as rising COVID cases led to staff and bus driver shortages.

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Mineral leases for proposed Twin Metals mine near Boundary Waters canceled

A review by the DOI found "significant legal deficiencies" with the leases' 2019 renewal.

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Reward to find person who left kittens to die in freezing WI cold

The cats were thrown from a vehicle, according to a witness.

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Charges: Man led police on multi-city pursuit in stolen Metro Mobility bus

The bus had been left unattended with the keys inside when it was stolen.

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Charges: Man fatally shot mother of his child during argument

Officers found her on the ground outside the couple's home.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, January 26

More than 15,000 new cases in today's update.

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