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Dayton tours northern Minnesota; south plagued with road closures flooding

Rainy Lake and Rainy River remain near record high levels, with flood waters taking over homes and businesses nearby, and residents along the Minnesota-Canada border are preparing for the possibility of more water.

Judge seals journal of teenage Waseca bomb plot

A judge decided to seal the journal of the 17-year-old Waseca teen who police say planned a terror plot. Judge Gerald Wolf ordered John David LaDue's 180-page journal be sealed during a probable cause hearing on Wednesday.

Kitchen fires killed more people in 2013 than last 7 years combined

For many, it's an everyday task – cooking up a meal on the stove. But that simple task, if not done carefully, can be deadly – in fact, kitchen fires killed more people in 2013 in Minnesota than the previous seven year combined.

A day in the life of an 'American Idol' wannabe

Aspiring singers from around the area lined up outside the University of Minnesota's Mariucci Arena Wednesday for a chance to audition for "American Idol."

Forget the World Cup, Minnesota united takes on MLS champs tonight

While the World Cup is taking soccer's main stage, local soccer fans are in for a treat tonight when the Minnesota United FC plays the defending Major League Soccer Cup champion Sporting Kansas City in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup.

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Pandemic pushes need for cybersecurity and I.T. professionals to forefront

University of Wisconsin-Superior is helping meet demand with online master’s programs

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Body found floating in Minnesota River in Shakopee

Efforts to identify the deceased are underway.

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Judge finds suspect guilty in 1991 murder of young Minneapolis woman

A 58-year-old man from South St. Paul, who was 29 at the time, has been found guilty of stabbing a 20-year-old woman

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Northfield school fires employee who allegedly gave melatonin to infant

It's against district policies to give a child anything without a parents' permission.

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MSHSL approves 3 calendars to start winter sports as soon as Dec. 21

The start date will depend on whether the state shutdown is lifted.

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Drug overdose deaths up 31% in the first half of 2020

Overdose deaths started to increase sharply in March, which coincides with the state-ordered lockdown for the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Video: Vehicle crashes into St. Paul restaurant

The fire department is on scene addressing a gas leak.

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Latest county infection rates are sky-high throughout Minnesota

Kandiyohi County is one of the hardest hit counties in the state.

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Family's warning after teen's tragic death from CO poisoning at Thanksgiving

A 17-year-old girl from Delano died after Thanksgiving due to carbon monoxide poisoning.

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More than $12K donated to MN gym owner who refused to close

The small business is located in town in Wabasha County.

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MPR, The Current launch new weekly segment called 'The Warming House'

The program will feature feel-good entertainment amid the pandemic.

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