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Girl in Wisconsin stabbing attack improves; ‘Slenderman’ creator saddened

The girl who was stabbed 19 times by two 12-year-old friends in the woods of Wisconsin is improving, and the creator of the character the suspects say was their motive has issued a statement about the attack.

Morning crash marks 4th motorcyclist fatality in past week

A motorcycle driver is dead following a three-vehicle crash in Burnsville Thursday morning – the fourth fatality from crashes involving a motorcycle in the past week.

Isaac Kolstad’s wife gives birth to couple’s second daughter

The wife of Isaac Kolstad, the former Minnesota State University, Mankato football player that was seriously injured in a Mankato assault, gave birth to the couple’s second child.

Minneapolis now allowing pit bulls, Rottweilers to be adopted

The city of Minneapolis is now allowing all types of dog breeds to be adopted from city shelters, before unapproved breeds could only be adopted through approved rescue groups.

Debris, danger accompanies unusually high water levels

Heavy rains have closed roads, caused basement sump pumps to work overtime and created dangerous conditions on many Minnesota lakes, streams and rivers. With more rain in the forecast for the weekend, swimmers, anglers and boaters are being urged to use caution as the summer weekend approaches.

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Minneapolis police seeks public help finding missing woman

A 63-year-old woman has been missing since Tuesday

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Don't want to talk to a contact tracer? MN debuts online option after positive test

The department says the survey will allow its staff to keep track of more cases at a faster pace

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Money Gal Coaching: 12 things you are wasting your money on

Kelly Blodgett started Money Gal Coaching after paying down nearly $50K in debt in 18 months.

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Three teens charged in Minneapolis robberies

The incidents took place on Saturday in Minneapolis.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Thursday, January 21

It's the first time in exactly four months that Minnesota has had fewer than 100 COVID patients in intensive care.

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Girl, 16, killed in crash with semi on icy Minnesota road

The crash happened in Dodge County around 8 a.m. Wednesday.

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Road rage incident sees driver punch out man's window, punch him in face

The incident happened in Waite Park Wednesday morning.

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Minneapolis will recover $100K in costs connected to 2019 Trump rally

The Target Center operator said it'll pay the costs over three years.

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Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey confirms run for reelection

He has faced criticism over the city's response to George Floyd's death.

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Coller: How far away are the Vikings from playing championship weekend?

Matthew Coller writes a weekly Vikings column for BMTN, with more of his work found at Purple Insider.

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