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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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Pair escape uninjured as plane crashes moments after takeoff

It crashed about a half mile southwest of Faribault Airport.

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For The Week: Making cocktails at home? Here's how to do it right

Lindsay Guentzel's For The Week column features simple food and drink tips.

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Mayo Clinic study provides 'best guess' about pandemic's future in MN

Minnesota could be seeing decreasing numbers into the summer if the study is correct.

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Mourners remember Daunte Wright, plead for justice

Wright was killed by a now-former Brooklyn Center police officer on April 11.

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HealthPartners: COVID hospitalizations driven by unvaccinated, middle aged adults

The health provider says the average age of its hospitalized patients is trending downwards.

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Man suspected of shooting at National Guard in Minneapolis faces more charges

He has now been charged in Hennepin County District Court with more serious crimes.

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Investigation finds EPA mishandled oversight for PolyMet mine permits

A new report found the EPA didn't follow its own procedures when it submitted comments on the proposed project.

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MDH's new COVID guidance urges weekly testing for those involved in sports

Those not involved in school sports are still advised to get tested every two weeks.

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With loaded QB draft class, now is the time for Vikings to act

With a strong class, this year might be the time to select Kirk Cousins' successor.

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