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Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor bids to buy Star Tribune

The Star Tribune confirmed Tuesday that Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has made a formal offer to buy the newspaper. In an interview Tuesday, the business magnate told the paper he’s made a cash offer to buy Minnesota’s largest newspaper without any other investors.

Wealthy Minnesota couple arrested in Florida for welfare fraud

The couple, who live in Deephaven, were charged last month with welfare fraud. They were tracked down in the Bahamas and are now jailed in Florida.

Deadline dash pushes MNsure enrollment above 169,000

Consumers raced to sign up for health coverage through Minnesota’s new health insurance exchange by Monday night’s deadline. MNsure officials say 169,251 people had enrolled -- far more than the goal of 135,000.

Cities spend more money and more staff time to fill potholes

Potholes, potholes, potholes. There are a lot to fix – possibly twice as many as last year. Minneapolis and St. Paul have announced their plans to hire more staff and spend more money to smooth out their streets.

Minnesota waitress brought to tears over generous tip

The customer's bill for french toast and sausage came to $14.46, but she left her waitress a $200 tip.

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Town Hall Brewery in Minneapolis closes temporarily

The owner cites the omicron variant and impending vaccine/testing requirements in Minneapolis.

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2 shootings in Brooklyn Park minutes apart; 1 injured

One person was almost hit, while a second person suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

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Police: Suspect arrested in Willmar after firing gun at officer

The incident led to a manhunt that lasted into early Sunday morning.

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Vikings lead off general manager interviews with Monti Ossenfort

Several candidates will interview for the job this week.

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Gophers' rally comes up short, lose to Iowa

The Gophers came back from a 23-point deficit but couldn't complete the comeback.


Firefighters respond to smoke-filled cabin to find man asleep inside

A wood stove was determined to be the cause of the smoke.

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MSP snowplow drivers reach contract agreement after threatening strike

Teamsters Local 320 reached an agreement with the Metropolitan Airports Commission Saturday.

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What you should know about the Vikings' head coach candidates

Seven candidates were revealed on Saturday morning.

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What is the next Minnesota Vikings GM inheriting?

A look at the strengths and weaknesses of the Vikings' roster and situation