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Here we go again - snowstorm moving into the area

The National Weather Service said Friday morning’s commute will be “horrible” as a winter storm dumps what could be 6-10 inches of snow in the Twin Cities area Thursday and Friday.

Medical marijuana advocates slam Dayton in new TV ad

Supporters of medical marijuana are raising the stakes in their criticism of Gov. Dayton by launching a statewide TV ad, starting tonight.

Unpause: You can file your taxes now

Tax forms and filing programs have been updated after the Legislature approved a tax-cut measure a couple of weeks ago, and the Department of Revenue says Minnesotans should start doing their taxes now.

Sent to the box: Parents banned after youth hockey fight

A Canadian couple has been banned from their son's youth hockey activities for three years after they started a fight at his hockey game in North Dakota in February.

Gluten-free Burning Brothers Brewing opens St. Paul taproom

The Midwest is getting what may be its first-ever gluten-free brewery – and it’ll call St. Paul home. The team behind Burning Brothers Brewing announced their taproom will be opening in St. Paul Friday.

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Winter storm watch issued where snow could exceed 6 inches in MN

Snow will spread from west to east starting Saturday morning in western Minnesota.


President Biden signs more COVID executive orders: here's what they are

The new president has set a target of administering 100 million doses in 100 days.

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1 dead in stabbing, another dies in separate shooting in Minneapolis

One person has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

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Vikings offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak announces retirement

Kubiak wraps up a career that has spanned nearly four decades.


Minneapolis police seeks public help finding missing woman

A 63-year-old woman has been missing since Tuesday

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Don't want to talk to a contact tracer? MN debuts online option after positive test

The department says the survey will allow its staff to keep track of more cases at a faster pace

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Money Gal Coaching: 12 things you are wasting your money on

Kelly Blodgett started Money Gal Coaching after paying down nearly $50K in debt in 18 months.

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Three teens charged in Minneapolis robberies

The incidents took place on Saturday in Minneapolis.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, January 21

It's the first time in exactly four months that Minnesota has had fewer than 100 COVID patients in intensive care.

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Girl, 16, killed in crash with semi on icy Minnesota road

The crash happened in Dodge County around 8 a.m. Wednesday.