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U of M warns students against a repeat of post-hockey rowdiness

As the University of Minnesota men's hockey team prepares to play for the national championship on Saturday, the university's president is warning of "zero tolerance" for the celebrator rowdiness that led to 10 arrests after Thursday night's semi-final win.

Boaters taken to hospital after boat capsizes in Mississippi

Emergency officials are calling an area couple "lucky" after they were rescued Friday afternoon from the cold waters of the Mississippi River off of North Minneapolis.

Bankruptcy to close 11 Minnesota Coldwater Creek stores

Coldwater Creek, a women's clothing retailer with a strong presence in Minnesota malls, will close all of its outlets in the state in connection with its Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings. There are 11 Coldwater Creek stores in the metro area.

Gophers basketball legend 'Sweet Lou' Hudson dies at 69

Minnesota Golden Gophers basketball legend Lou Hudson died at the age of 69 on Friday, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Hudson, also known as "Sweet Lou," suffered a severe stroke on March 24 and as a result spent his final days in hospice care.

Runner with pancreatic cancer to finish last mile of Boston Marathon

A St. Louis Park woman with Stage 4 pancreatic cancer has been granted special permission to run or walk the last three quarters of a mile of the Boston Marathon so that she can complete the final stretch that she couldn't finish last year because of the terrorist explosions.

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Video shows MPD officer grab, throw Aldi customer

The department says the matter was referred to the Office of Police Conduct Review.

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Biden lays out wintertime plan to curb COVID's spread

It comes as the U.S. reported its second case of the omicron variant.

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MN Dept. of Corrections offering $5K bonuses as it seeks to hire 200

The DOC is offering hiring bonuses for new employees and for referrals.

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3rd federal medical team to join COVID-19 fight in Minnesota

There are more than 1,500 people with COVID-19 admitted to Minnesota hospitals.

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Driver killed after other motorist crosses into opposite lane

The head-on crash occurred early Thursday, just north of the Twin Cities.

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MSHSL approves shot clock for Minnesota varsity basketball

Shot clocks will be required at all varsity games beginning in 2023-24.

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Popcorn shop featured on 'The Late Show' has to close 2 days later

A county inspection after the national TV appearance found code violations.

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Minnesotan infected with omicron was vaccinated, had booster shot

The Hennepin County man received his booster shot in early November.

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