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Sunday growler sales sidetracks liquor bill in Senate

The on-again, off-again fate of Sunday growler sales in Minnesota is off again. The author of a wide-ranging liquor bill in the Minnesota Senate pulled the measure from consideration after the chamber added a provision allowing taprooms to sell growlers on Sundays.

Delta lands in top spot for amount it collects in add-on fees

Delta Airlines, which controls the biggest share of flights leaving Minneapolis-St. Paul International airport, has come in first in a ranking of money generated by add-on fees charged to passengers.

Great Dane in Rochester attacked, possibly by a cougar

Something brutally attacked a 200-pound Great Dane in Rochester over the weekend, and sheriff's officials say it could have been a cougar.

U of M links energy drinks to bad health, teen smoking

Teenagers who drink sports or energy drinks at least once a week are more likely to smoke and play video games, according to a new study from the University of Minnesota.

Wild aim to turn things around against Blackhawks tonight at home

Down 2-0 in a best-of-seven series isn’t the way the Minnesota Wild envisioned its second round playoff matchup with the Chicago Blackhawks starting. But it is what it is, and Minnesota has a chance to turns things around tonight with Game 3 at Xcel Energy Center.

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Matt Birk

Ex-Viking Matt Birk confirms interest in future run for governor

The next gubernatorial election in Minnesota is Nov. 8, 2022.

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Handsome Hog in St. Paul to close temporarily

Executive chef Justin Sutherland cited inaction by state and federal leaders during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Dept. of Education adding more gender options when collecting student data

The public can comment on the implementation of the nonbinary gender options until Dec. 13.

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Police ID couple found dead in home, murder-suicide suspected

The bodies were found in St. Louis County after the pair failed to show for work.

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Minnesota's budget forecast improves, shows $641M surplus for 2020-21

"Higher general fund revenues and lower expected spending result in a projected surplus," MMB said.

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Brooklyn Park shooting leaves 2 injured

Two victims sustained non-life threatening injuries during the Monday evening incident.

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Worthington settles police brutality lawsuit for $590,000, agrees to reforms

The lawsuit was filed on behalf of Kelvin Francisco Rodriguez, who spent five days in the ICU after being arrested.

Michael Munoz

Rochester superintendent admits he plagiarized letter to staff

Med City Beat broke the story, prompting the superintendent to apologize.

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Man and woman, aged 55 and 62, found dead in their home

The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office is investigating.

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