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Wisconsin judge denies request to halt gay weddings

A federal judge in Wisconsin rejected a request Monday to temporarily put a halt to same-sex weddings in the state, allowing same-sex unions to continue for now even while her ruling is being appealed.

Special dive team helps with plane crash recovery in Lake Superior

Specialized divers are helping with the recovery of a plane crash that happened over the weekend on Lake Superior near Duluth. Authorities say they have located the pilot’s body, and wreckage from the plane in about 140 feet of water.

Social media making us more 'bear aware'

Bear sightings around the Twin Cities are not uncommon, even though it seems that way this year. We're just talking about them more these days due to social media.

Minnesota had to give the NFL a lot of free stuff to win Super Bowl bid

Among the requests from the league were 35,000 free parking spaces, access to “top quality” golf courses, free police escorts for NFL owners and free presidential suites at top hotels.

Twins sign first-round pick Nick Gordon

Gordon, a shortstop, was selected by the team as the fifth overall pick in last week’s MLB Draft.

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Newest 'Dirty Jobs' ep. has Mike Rowe scraping shmutz in MN

He'll scrape and clean a "special kind of shmutz" from the bottom of an escalator at a local hockey arena.

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Here are the 77 nominees for the MN Teacher of the Year award

The nominees will be trimmed to a group of semifinalists and then a group of finalists.

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2 women found dead in Crystal home, police investigating

Authorities investigating the incident as a murder-suicide.

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Buckeyes crash the glass, fend off Gophers

E.J. Liddell dominated in the paint to help No. 16 Ohio State.

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Fire departments decry drivers running over hoses, endangering crews

It happened in two separate Northland cities this week.

All Energy Solar - Bringing Panels to Roof

All Energy Solar reaches growth milestones with higher goals yet for 2022

Minnesota solar company continues to thrive through building a strong workforce

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Authorities ID family found frozen to death at MN-Canada border

They're still trying to unravel how they got there and who might have helped them.

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Mayo Clinic specialist: 'The omicron surge is not over'

Experts expect a rapid decline over the next month followed a period of calm.

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Charges: Man in stolen Jeep leads police on 110 mph chase

He crashed into a light post near the Capitol and then fled on foot, the complaint says.

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Puppy in back of stolen Audi found, reunited with owner

The 4 1/2-month-old bullmastiff had been missing more than a week.

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