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Farmer won’t be punished for selling raw milk while on probation after plea deal

A Minnesota farmer, on probation for pleading guilty to illegally selling raw milk two years ago, will not be punished after he was found transporting unpasteurized milk – a violation of his probation.

June 12, 1964: Unknown Rolling Stones booed in Minnesota

Fifty years ago today – before the Rolling Stones made it big – the mop-haired British quintet had to do a gig at Big Reggie’s Danceland ballroom in Excelsior, Minnesota. It did not go well.

First-of-its-kind Wisconsin test of weapon against zebra mussels

Scientists in Wisconsin are planning to apply a special experimental pesticide on an inland lake in northern Wisconsin in hopes of killing off zebra mussels that have attached themselves to native mussel beds.

‘Noble’ bison could be named official mammal of the U.S.

“I can think of no more noble an animal to name as the official mammal of the United States," a North Dakota Senator said when announcing a bill that would put the bison on the same pedestal as the bald eagle.

Running of the bulldogs and other Father’s Day ideas

Still on the hunt for something to do with dad this weekend – how does some organized chaos sound?

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Hennepin Co. medical examiner: Police interaction tipped Floyd 'over the edge'

Medical Examiner Dr. Andrew Baker, who performed Floyd's autopsy, testified Friday in the trial of former MPD officer Derek Chauvin.

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Attention, CNN: There will be extra tornado sirens in Minnesota next week

The national broadcaster was caught by surprise by the test this past Wednesday.

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Minneapolis Parks and Rec buys land to create park in North Loop

The Parks and Recreation Board is paying just over $2M for the land.

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Speed-related crashes, deaths are a mounting problem in Minnesota

Fatal speed-related crashes are ahead of last year's pace.

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Sections of Minneapolis parkways to close to vehicles till end of May

They will be designated for pedestrian and biker use only.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, April 9

Hospitalizations have more than doubled in the past month.

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Minnesota's 9th community vaccine site opening in Lino Lakes

All Minnesotans age 16 and older can try to get an appointment.

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Another Minnesotan arrested in connection with Capitol insurrection

The 26-year-old from Lindstrom is facing federal charges.

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Minneapolis woman missing from Eden Prairie is found safe

Eden Prairie PD had issued an appeal to find Suzanne Merkl.

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