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Lawmakers agree on medical marijuana bill; Dayton says he'll sign

The Minnesota House and Senate have reached an agreement on a bill to legalize medical marijuana after both passing significantly different bills. It could be signed into law by Friday, reports say.

Brooklyn Park boy survives monkey bar hanging accident

A 10-year-old boy was playing on the monkey bars when he slipped, and was hanging from a strap by his neck until other children rescued him.

Does your favorite cereal make the list?

An analysis by the Environmental Working Group compared the sugar content of 1,556 cereals, including 181 marketed to children. Find out which ones made the list.

Grand opening: Big welcomes for smaller-sized retail faves Lunds and Cabela's

To the delight of their fans, Lunds and Cabela’s, two retailers that already have a strong Minnesota presence, each opened new outlets on Thursday.

Twins take 2 of 3 from Red Sox with Hicks walk-off hit

The Twins (19-20) have taken two of three games from the defending World Series Champion Red Sox with a win on Thursday.

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Adam Thielen

Vikings place Adam Thielen on COVID-19/reserve list

Thielen is coming off a two-touchdown game against the Cowboys.

MCF Oak Park Heights

COVID-positive inmate at Oak Park Heights prison dies

He becomes the fourth prison inmate to die from the virus.

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2-ton smoker stolen from Twin Cities chef Thomas Boemer

Boemer is the chef behind restaurants including the popular Revival.

Governor Tim Walz

Walz says relief package is coming for Minnesota small businesses

Walz is prepared to call a special session and pass the package immediately.

Governor Tim Walz

Watch live: Gov. Tim Walz COVID-19 press conference Monday

Walz will be introducing a new app that helps Minnesotans track COVID-19 exposures.