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Meteor shower – possibly the 'best' this year – expected this weekend

Look up from your Memorial Day festivities this weekend and you may see celestial fireworks. A meteor shower from a comet is expected late Friday and early Saturday that could "trigger a spectacular meteor storm," Space.com says.

Duluth residents could face new monthly fee for street repairs

Duluth residents may soon be paying a monthly fee to repair and maintain the city’s deteriorating streets.According to the Duluth News Tribune, the City Council will listen to a proposal next week to implement a charge of $5 per month for residential utility customers, with “non-residential commercial customers” facing a fee of $30-$240.

More stressed at home than work? You're not alone, study shows

Working moms and dads are less stressed out at work than they are at home, according to a new study."This is across gender, across education level, across occupation level," researcher Sarah Damaske told NPR. "So, a pretty strong finding."

Tips for teaching your kids about Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend offers us a teachable moment – an opportunity to show children that Memorial Day is about more than fun and sun. What's the best way to show your kids the historical significance of the holiday, and explain to them what the sacrifices of the nation's warriors have meant to the country?

Wild fans scribble, paint all over Xcel ice

The Minnesota Wild turned their home ice into a giant canvas Thursday night, allowing season ticket holders to paint the frozen surface with big, bright, colorful words and pictures. Carly Peters, a media relations specialist with the Wild, says it's essentially a last hurrah for the ice before it gets taken out and melted away for good.

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Vandals target longstanding Duluth soup kitchen, transitional housing site

Union Gospel Mission has been operating in the city since 1922.

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At least 1 dead after 'serious crash' on I-94 in St. Michael

That side of the highway is expected to be closed for at least a few hours.

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The crazy Twin Cities housing market is showing signs of slowing down

Agents are seeing fewer multiple offers and no inspections are less prevalent.

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Simmons' reunion with 76ers lasts mere days, chance for Wolves?

Woj says the Sixers remain "steadfast" in their plans for Simmons.

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Sub teacher involved in 'sextortion' of more than 10 minors pleads guilty

Some of the minors he knew from the school district where he worked.

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The Ice Castles, a winter favorite, are coming back to the Twin Cities

The popular attraction was canceled last winter due to COVID.

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4 new vendors coming to Rosedale's POTLUCK food hall

Three restaurants and a VR company are opening soon.

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Enbridge misses deadline to fix its groundwater blunder

The company had 30 days to stop the leak it caused by not following its submitted plans.

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Beach Boys bringing 2021 holiday tour to Minnesota

The iconic band's "Holiday Harmonies" tour stops at Treasure Island just before the new year.

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MN, WI attorneys general push SCOTUS to block to Texas abortion law

They say the law is in "direct contravention of nearly a half century of binding precedent."

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