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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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