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Chanhassen ranked 4th on Money Mag's 'Best Places to Live' list

CNN Money Magazine ranked the west metro suburb of Chanhassen as the fourth-best U.S. small town to live in. Two south metro suburbs also made the list.

Jane Goodall backs Ely bear researcher in dispute with DNR

Famous chimpanzee researcher Jane Goodall sent a letter to Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton in support of Ely bear researcher Lynn Rogers, who's currently battling with the Minnesota DNR over his research permit.

AP gets champion treatment with Wheaties debut

Vikings running back Adrian Peterson will grace the cover of Wheaties in three limited-edition boxes.

Metro residential sales in July best in seven years

The Twin Cities housing market continues to prosper. A combination of factors, including healthy upper-bracket sales, declining foreclosures and more bidding wars, put sales in the industry close to pre-crash levels.

You've been hacked. No charges filed for Bemidji pot ad

The pranksters behind a Facebook post that advertised the sale of marijuana in Bemidji will not face criminal charges, according to police.

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