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Ham Lake man steps forward to claim share of $448M Powerball jackpot

Paul White, 45, of Ham Lake, the winner of a $149 million share of a $448 million Powerball jackpot, said he almost didn't buy tickets this week. But he stopped at a Holiday store and picked up five.

No charges for Minneapolis officers involved in Green Bay fight

The two off-duty officers shown on video using racial slurs during a fight in Green Bay last month will not face criminal charges, it was announced Thursday.

Dayton changes his mind, seeks broader special session

During a visit to Farmfest in Redwood County on Thursday, the governor said that during the special session, lawmakers also ought to also repeal a tax on repairs of equipment, which went into effect in July 1.

Two Minneapolis eateries make Bon Appetit's list of 50 best new restaurants

Which pair of dining spots do you think made the list?

No respect: Vikings listed at No. 26 in preseason poll

Some football experts have the Minnesota Vikings as high as No. 13 heading into the preseason slate, but one outfit has the Purple way down at No. 26 — out of 32.

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2 people plead guilty in fatal Dakota County home invasion

Two others charged in the incident will go to trial next year.

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25-year-old arrested after multi-city police chase in western suburbs

Police were called for a welfare check but learned it was a domestic violence incident.

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After getting COVID, Harrison Smith still not considering vaccine

The Vikings safety says he doesn't plan on getting vaccinated.

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First omicron variant COVID case detected in MN

The individual is an adult male who lives in Hennepin County and had recently traveled.

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Minnesota sheriff bashes MPD, 'disgusted' by officers' actions

The sheriff said he will no longer defend the Minneapolis Police Department.

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More than 2 years after announcing, Duck Donuts finally opens at MOA

The grand opening of the new location took place Wednesday.

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St. Paul is closing 6 schools amid declining enrollment

The board revised the plan after the school communities voiced concerns.

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X-rays negative after Karl-Anthony Towns takes scary fall

Towns crashed hard to the ground late in the game Wednesday night.

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2 more homicides push Minneapolis closer to record set in 1995

The deadly shootings happened on the city's North Side Wednesday night.

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KAT sets a franchise record, leaves early in loss to Wizards

Towns fell on his back in the final minutes of a loss in Washington.

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Man shot by police in Forest Lake dies from injuries

It was one of two police shootings in the Twin Cities on the same day, both of which proved fatal.

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