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Taylor signs purchase agreement for Star Tribune

Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor signed a purchase agreement Wednesday to buy the Star Tribune newspaper of Minneapolis. It's another step in the $100 million deal, which is expected to be completed by the end of June.

5 teens face charges in high school student's overdose death

Five teenagers are charged with murder in the overdose death of 17-year-old Tara Fitzgerald, who was found unresponsive at her parents’ Woodbury home in January.

Efforts to change Minneapolis alcohol sales laws gain momentum

Minneapolis ordinances require some restaurants to sell more food than alcohol. Some business owners complain the rules are out of date and are hurting their bottom line.

R-E-S-P-E-C-T the addition to the State Fair Grandstand lineup

Legendary singer Aretha Franklin will perform at the Minnesota State Fair grandstand on August 22 -- the first time ever that the Queen of Soul has appeared at the fair.

Viking Patterson accepts invitation to visit 1st-grader's class

Thanks to a writing project – and a little help from social media – a first-grade class at Rice Lake Elementary School in Maple Grove had a special visitor Tuesday -- Minnesota Viking receiver Cordarrelle Patterson.

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You can now order 4 free at-home COVID tests from the government

Tests will ship for free within 7-12 days, according to the White House.


Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Tuesday, January 18

Minnesota has reached 11,000 COVID-19 deaths.


Vikings must continue building out receiving corps in 2022

Justin Jefferson headlines a young, promising group, but more depth is still needed

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Jordan Greenway runs into Darcy Kuemper, sparks fight

Kuemper got knocked out of the game, leading to the brawl.

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MacKinnon's controversial goal helps Avalanche top Wild

Kirill Kaprizov's two goals were spoiled by a questionable call.

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Attorney accused of sex assault misses hearing, DMs judge

He was arrested the next day after a warrant was issued,

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Winter Carnival: Get vaccinated or test negative before coming

Organizers are also reminding people to be mindful of the city's emergency regulations.