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Dangerously high water dampens weekend water activities

High water is creating dangerous conditions on streams, lakes and rivers across the state, and will limit long-awaited summer fun on the water this weekend.

St. Paul police officer accused of funneling money to prisoner

A St. Paul police officer is on leave, charged with using another person's identity to funnel money to a man imprisoned for pleading guilty to attempted murder, whom she reportedly had a romantic relationship with.

Minnesota D-Day survivors recall an adventure – 'a big one'

On the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landing, the Pioneer Press has a fascinating feature on a Minnesota World War II veteran who was among the soldiers that stormed the beaches of Normandy.

Human remains discovered in roadside suitcases

Two suitcases each containing a decomposing human body were discovered in a roadside ditch by Wisconsin police Thursday. A worker with the Town of Geneva was mowing grass along North Como Road in southeast Wisconsin when he discovered the cases around 3 p.m.

Road work ahead: Weekend construction to slow traffic

Road construction will slow travel for some motorists around the metro. Weekend construction on I-35E, the Larpenteur Avenue Bridge, I-694, Highway 65, Highway 169 and Highway 10, could create some travel headaches this weekend.

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Charges: Driver was drunk, speeding before crash that killed 1-year-old son

A total of five children were in the back seat at the time, according to the charges.

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Vikings release Jeff Gladney following domestic violence charge

His release is effective immediately, the team said.

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Body pulled from water near Lebanon Hills Park swimming area

Surveillance footage showed a man walking towards the beach on Sunday.

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Victims of double-fatal house fire in Wadena County identified

The man and woman died in the early Sunday house fire.

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Charges: Witness thought Austin man was 'joking' before he killed woman

The criminal complaint details what may have led to the 20-year-old's death.

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Minneapolis and St. Paul to require face masks in city buildings

The mayors are also urging businesses to adopt mask rules for customers.

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Charges detail murder of woman by fugitive bomb-maker husband

Eric Reinbold is accused of killing his 34-year-old wife.

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Vikings' 2020 first-round pick Gladney indicted by Texas grand jury

If convicted Gladney could be sentenced up to 10 years in prison.

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List of places in Minnesota now requiring or recommending face masks

Businesses and organizations are changing their policies in response to the delta variant.

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The 2021 Minnesota State Fair: Everything you need to know

From ticket prices to new foods to health protocols, we've got you covered.

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Suspect steals unlocked squad car, leads officers on miles-long chase

The suspect also brandished a shotgun from the stolen vehicle out the window.

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