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Wacky weather: snow and tornadoes both in western Minnesota

The first tornado warning of 2014 was issued for Minnesota this afternoon, for Yellow Medicine County, on the same day that blizzard warnings are out for some of that same area.

Health insurance signup deadline is tonight; everything you need to know

It’s the final countdown for MNsure and Minnesotans without health coverage. The deadline to sign up is midnight tonight. Those without insurance after that may have to pay a penalty. We've got answers to all your last-minute questions.

Twin Cities man burned in mishap involving knock-off phone charger 

A Twin Cities man is in the hospital recovering from burns and infection when a knock-off iPhone charger "exploded" after he plugged it in.

 New app helps visually impaired navigate construction zones

The Minnesota Department of Transportation paid for development of the app, which uses GPS and Bluetooth technologies to find a person’s location and guide them through obstacles in a work zone.

Opening Day for the Twins; hoping for a better 2014

The Minnesota Twins start the season on the road against the Chicago White Sox in a game that started at 3:10 p.m. With three straight 96-plus loss seasons the expectations for 2014 aren’t very high, but Twins players are optimistic this will be a better year.

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Video shows officers ended pursuit before fatal crash in Anoka

The crash occurred when the driver fled police during an attempted traffic stop in Coon Rapids.

Eli Hart

6-year-old Eli Hart identified as boy found dead in car trunk

The kindergartner's father was trying to get full custody of his son.


Boy found dead in trunk of car in Mound was kindergartner

"It is horrifying and difficult to process a tragedy of this magnitude, especially in our close-knit community," the superintendent wrote.

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Man found yelling for help after being shot in Minneapolis

The shooting occurred on the 800 block of Elwood Avenue North at around 9:15 p.m.

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Minneapolis North principal says she was fired, district says otherwise

“MPS requires schools to follow protocols in times like that and I did not,” Friestleben said.

Kris Richard Severin

Inmate who escaped Minnesota prison is captured

The inmate escaped Wednesday morning.

Brave New Comedy Workshop in downtown Minneapolis.

Brave New Workshop cancels shows due to COVID-19 cases

The shows were scheduled for Friday and Saturday at the Brave New Workshop Comedy Theatre.

Austin Retterath

Body of missing U of M student found in Mississippi River

Austin Retterath was last seen alive in the morning hours of May 8.

"Love" mural seen in St. Paul.

Summer mural events to bring together community, shine light on MN artists

The 2022 Chroma Zone Mural & Art Festival will take place this weekend in St. Paul's Creative Enterprise Zone, with ensuing events happening this summer.


Gallery: Remodeled lakeside home in Prior Lake on market for $2.8M

It offers privacy at the end of a dead-end road fronting onto Lower Prior Lake.

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Carjacking outside ice arena in Golden Valley under investigation

Golden Valley PD confirmed it received a report of a carjacking Monday evening.