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Officials: Don't swim in Lake Minnetonka after raw sewage dump

Officials are advising people not to swim or do any other water-related activities in Lake Minnetonka and two other nearby lakes because untreated sewage will likely flow into the lakes.

State Office of Medical Cannabis to open 

Minnesota will soon have an Office of Medical Cannabis to oversee the state’s new medical marijuana program, and the search is on for a director to run the office.

Charges: Neighbor pulls gun on dad teaching daughter to ride a bike

Gary Drake of Rosemount is facing second-degree assault and terroristic threat charges after he pointed a shotgun at his neighbor and threatened to kill him in the May 25 incident.

Chairman and CEO of Arctic Cat is out

Claude Jordan, the chairman and CEO of Arctic Cat, resigned Monday and the company’s former CEO is returning to run the struggling Plymouth-based snowmobile and ATV maker.

Prep football teams placed into new districts

The Minnesota State High School League board has approved a plan that will disperse every high school football team in the state into one of 18 districts, based on geography, enrollment and other factors.

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Wolves lose to Magic on Cole Anthony's buzzer-beater

The Wolves blew a 20-point lead as the Magic defeated the Timberwolves on Wednesday night.

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Twins sign veteran J.A. Happ to add to the rotation

The left-hander will get a one-year, $8 million deal from the Twins.

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BCA finds 'no criminal wrongdoing' among those at 'Storm the Capitol' rally

Inflammatory comments were made by speakers, but no charges will be brought.

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Man's vehicles crushed by hit-and-run driver weren't fully insured

The goal is to raise $25,000 to help the south Minneapolis resident.

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Key points from Joe Biden's first speech as POTUS

The 46th president called for unity at a time America is facing huge challenges.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Wednesday, January 20

The 111 ICU patients is the fewest in Minnesota since there were 109 COVID patients in intensive care on Oct. 1.

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Here's what Amy Klobuchar said at Joe Biden's inauguration

The Minnesota senator was one of the leader organizers of the inauguration.

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All of this week's COVID vaccine pilot program appointments are filled

Nearly 6,000 Minnesotans who are 65 and older registered for appointments between noon Tuesday and Wednesday morning.

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Osterholm affidavit ahead of George Floyd trial warns of COVID worsening in March

Prosecutors want to delay the Chauvin trial due to a public health threat.

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