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Gov. Dayton signs $9.50 minimum wage into law

Gov. Mark Dayton signed the bill in a ceremony at the Capitol Monday afternoon, which will give more than 325,000 workers in Minnesota a pay raise beginning Aug. 1.

Task force report critical of Archdiocese's handling of clergy abuse

A new report from a task force created by the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis notes “serious shortcomings” in the way the archdiocese handled allegations that priests were sexually abusing minors.

Pulitzer Prize winners include Minnesota connections

The 2014 Pulitzer Prize winners were announced Monday, and there were a couple of Minnesota connections on the list.

Subway taking 'yoga mat' bread off its menu 

The Subway sandwich chain says it will remove a chemical found in yoga mats from its bread by next week. The chemical, called azodicarbonamide, is also found in other food products, including some breads sold in supermarkets.

Lunar eclipse overnight will give us 'blood moon' 

A total eclipse of the moon will take place in the wee hours of Tuesday morning, and it will be particularly stunning because the moon will turn reddish orange.

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Suspect leads police on 26-mile pursuit in Meeker County

When the suspect stopped, he tried to get out of his car with a shotgun in hand.

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Human remains found at Albert Lea building where 3 people where shot

Authorities say the human remains are not related to the shooting.

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DirecTV subscribers could lose KARE 11 on Tuesday

A new contract needs to be agreed upon by 6 p.m. Tuesday.

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Inmate from Rush City prison dies after COVID-19 diagnosis

The man is the fifth incarcerated person in Minnesota to die from COVID-19.

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Belle Plaine man dies after duck boat capsizes on lake

One man was found sitting on the overturned boat while another man was in the water.

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Watch: Adam Thielen watches end of Vikings/Panthers just like all of us

The Vikings receiver looked like a true fan on Sunday afternoon.

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Chad Beebe's roller-coaster fourth-quarter keeps Vikings playoff hopes alive

A muffed punt and a game-winning touchdown helped defeat the Panthers on Sunday afternoon.

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West-central MN cops warn kids to stay off ice, or 'Santa won't come'

This comes amid repeated ice warnings across the state.

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Nov. 29 COVID-19 update: 57 deaths, nearly 9,000 more cases

Nearly 100,000 tests were included in Sunday's report.

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Watch former Rep. Jim Ramstad's memorial service online

The ceremony will be live-streamed for the public on Sunday.

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How high can Rashod Bateman go in the 2021 NFL Draft?

The Gophers star receiver has plenty of praise heading into next April.

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