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Expect delays: Winter's over, so billion-dollar road repair season begins

Commuters who spent the winter stuck in slowed traffic need to take a deep breath and get ready to be stuck in slowed traffic because of road construction. It's the season opening weekend, a major road construction project begins that will shutdown a portion of Interstate 94 in both directions east of downtown St. Paul.

Legislation to legalize medical pot moves forward at the capitol

The state Senate has advanced a bill that would legalize medical marijuana in Minnesota for certain medical conditions. The Senate Health and Human Services Committee voted 7-3 to pass the measure, which would allow eligible patients to obtain a doctor's prescription for marijuana.

Otter Tail County school to require prom night Breathalyzer tests

Perham High School, located about three hours north of the Twin Cities, is the latest to mandate alcohol breath tests in an effort to crack down on prom night drinking. All prom-bound students will have to submit to a Breathalyzer test before being admitted to prom or post-prom festivities.

We're friends, right? Minnesota man hits road to visit 355 Facebook friends

We've all got 'em – Facebook friends we barely know. But imagine having to talk to them ALL face to face. That's exactly what a Bloomington man is doing.

Watch puppies train to become service dogs for wounded veterans

Two yellow labrador puppies named after two John Marshall High School graduates killed in action during the Vietnam War will spend the next two years training to become specialized service dogs. Students will be able to watch the dogs' progress through a live, online puppy cam.

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