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Mental evaluation ordered for 12-year-old stabbing suspect

One of the two 12-year-old suspects accused in an attempted murder case in Wisconsin will be evaluated to see if she is mentally competent to stand trial. The two girls appeared in Waukesha County Circuit Court Wednesday.

Tea Partier who beat House GOP leader has Minnesota roots

David Brat, a Tea Party activist who pulled off a one of the most stunning upsets in recent political history in Tuesday’s primary in Virginia’s 7th Congressional District, is a graduate of Park Center High School in Minnesota.

Marine Corps veteran paddles the Mississippi River to fight PTSD stigma

A Winona State University student and former Marine is canoing down the Mississippi River to call attention to post-traumatic stress disorder among military veterans. His canoe is decorated with the names of eight friends he lost in the war.

Hillary Clinton PAC takes aim at Minnesota T-shirt designer

A Minnesota man who sells T-shirts that poke fun at Hillary Clinton is in the middle of a free speech debate.

Twins win second straight against Blue Jays 

Twins pitcher Phil Hughes set a season high nine strikeouts as he and the Twins beat the Blue Jays, 7-2 Thursday afternoon in Toronto.

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Wild dominate Coyotes with 3-goal first period

The Wild rebounded after getting swept in Vegas.

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MN brewpub to make 2nd appearance on 'Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives'

In other words, Guy Fieri is returning to the Twin Cities.

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St. Cloud teen charged with raping girl in high school bathroom

Police say it happened during a late 2019 basketball game.

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Reports: 'Miracle on Ice' star Mark Pavelich found dead at treatment facility

The 63-year-old had been ordered to undergo psychiatric care.

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Minneapolis, Hennepin County spending $1M on barricades, fencing for Chauvin trial

Minneapolis hopes to be reimbursed for fortification costs by the state if it passes the proposed SAFE Account.

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Police: 3 Minnesotans made fake report to divert SD police away drug investigation

Three people from Detroit Lakes are facing charges, with two of the men involved accused of making a false report of gunmen entering a local business.

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HealthPartners opens drive-up COVID vaccine site

The healthcare provider says it's the first drive-up vaccination site in the state.

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Appeals court: Judge must reconsider third-degree murder charge against Chauvin

The appeals court's recent decision on a different officer-involved shooting case is precedent, it said.

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New data reveals Minnesotans getting COVID vaccines are disproportionately white

The Minnesota Department of Health revealed race and ethnicity vaccine data on Friday.

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