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Rainy Monday, warmer Tuesday

Scattered thunderstorms, some producing hail, and widespread rain rumbled through most of Minnesota Monday , but we'll see June-like weather rolling in with the potential for 80-degree temperatures in the Twin Cities on Tuesday.

Kraft recalls 1.2 million cases of cottage cheese

Kraft Foods Group is voluntarily recalling more than a million cases of several brands of cottage cheese products because they have been stored improperly and might cause illness.

Travel outlook for Memorial Day weekend

Hitting the road for the long holiday weekend? Lots of drivers are. An estimated 36.1 million Americans plan to travel farther than 50 miles from home this coming weekend. Meanwhile, gasoline prices are way below last year at this time.

Minneapolis pegged as an underdog to host the Super Bowl in 2018

The local Super Bowl bid committee will get 15 minutes Tuesday to convince NFL owners to award the Super Bowl to Minneapolis. But several longtime NFL observers say New Orleans is the more likely choice.

Minnesota-invented nasal strip OK for California Chrome at Belmont

The racehorse California Chrome will be allowed to wear a nasal strip during the Belmont Stakes in June, which gives the horse a chance to become the first Triple Crown winner in over 30 years. The strips are designed by Flair, a company based in Delano, Minnesota.

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MSHSL to vote on adding girls wrestling, boys volleyball tournaments

A two-thirds majority vote is needed to pass the proposals.


Shakopee restaurant owner charged with 58 tax crimes

The woman, from Savage, is accused of underreporting sales to avoid tax.

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Second suspect, a 17-year-old girl, arrested in Moorhead tax driver's killing

Abdullahi Abdullahi was found dead in his taxi last week.


Big playoff implications for the Wild Monday night

Minnesota wraps up the regular season Wednesday-Thursday in St. Louis.

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Brooklyn Center mayor proposes policing reform, including unarmed traffic enforcement

The resolution includes sweeping changes to policing in the wake of Daunte Wright's death.

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This UW-Superior degree sets you up for a career in big data

UW-Superior offers online master’s program for transforming big data into better insights.

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Get paid $1,000 (and a new phone) to show off MN's 'great outdoors'

An online company is looking for a 'Chief Adventure Officer" as a promotion.

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Contest seeks 12 Minnesota dogs for 2022 Top Dogs calendar

The dogs with the most votes will be featured in the calendar to benefit the Animal Humane Society.