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Health officials warn of new mosquito-borne virus

Infectious disease experts are warning of a new mosquito-borne illness expected to "explode" in the U.S., where mosquito species known to spread the disease are in abundance. "It's not a matter of if, but when," said James Crowe, a pediatric infectious disease expert at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine.

Video: Rescuers ave 8 in Boy Scout canoe group in Boundary Waters

Five children and three adults were rescued after their canoes capsized and they went into the chilly waters of Basswood Lake in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area. The eight were treated at an Ely-area hospital and released on Thursday night after being monitored for hypothermia.

Three charged in March shooting of man found in snowbank

The Hennepin County Attorney's office has charged three people for the March shooting of Anthony Fairbanks – a man who was later found in a snowbank in south Minneapolis. The Grand Jury indicted Maureen Onyelobi, David Johnson and Maurice Wilson with first-degree premeditated murder.

Bud Light spills along highway in semi crash

South Dakota Highway Patrol troopers not far over the Minnesota border responded to a beer truck crash that left cases of Bud Light littering a highway median. Troopers said the early Wednesday morning crash on Interstate 29 north of Summit, South Dakota, happened when the driver fell asleep and it went off the road.

Just for kicks: The World Cup ads people are buzzing about

Even if you don't plan on watching a single corner kick or clear in the 2014 World Cup there's a good chance you'll end up catching some soccer action on TV anyway – thanks to all the World Cup Commercials. Here are some of the attention-grabbing videos.

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Vikings offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak announces retirement

Kubiak wraps up a career that has spanned nearly four decades.


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.