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State officials advise no unnecessary travel in metro

Another round of heavy rain may complicate the afternoon commute in the metro, and state officials Thursday afternoon advised no unnecessary travel in areas of recent flooding in the Twin Cities.

Step right up! State Fair seeking workers

The Minnesota State Fair is looking for workers who want to rip tickets, serve food, look after parking lots, ring up sales and do any number of other jobs needed to pull off the annual Great Minnesota Get-Together.

Little Canada chiropractor charged with sexual assault loses license

The Little Canada chiropractor accused of raping a client in late May – but weeks later was still in business with an active license – had his license revoked Tuesday by the Minnesota Board of Chiropractic Examiners.

It’ll cost $8M a year to give iPads to all St. Paul students, officials say

St. Paul Public School officials say their plan to lease iPads to all its students will cost about $8 million every year.

Report: Warriors make Klay Thompson available to Wolves

Big news developed this afternoon as the Kevin Love trade rumors continue to gain steam just one week from the NBA Draft.

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Missing: Minnesota man last seen in Sioux Falls area

Aaron Pearson, 41, was reported missing on Thursday.

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Protest for Tyre Nichols to be held outside MN Governor’s Mansion

Activists groups say they’ll call on Gov. Tim Walz and the Legislature to implement police reforms.

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Minnesota pool contractor banned from industry, must pay $2 million-plus

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison filed suit against Charles Workman and his company, MN Crete Pools, LLC, in August.

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St. Paul man identified as victim of north Minneapolis homicide

The shooting occurred on the 2200 block of Emerson Avenue North on Wednesday.

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Two youths seriously injured after being struck by driver in Bloomington

Police say the boy is in a critical condition, while the girl has severe injuries.

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Two men sentenced for carjacking in Rosedale Center parking lot

Leon Kismit Bell, 49, and Jack Mitchell Piche, 23, were sentenced in U.S. District Court on Jan. 20.

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Police identify White Bear Lake officer shot while serving warrant

The officer is a six-year veteran of the department.

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Minnesota Senate passes bill codifying abortion into state law

Having already passed in the House, it will now be sent to Gov. Tim Walz for signing into law.

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Tyre Nichols: Initial police version of events bear similarities to George Floyd killing

Memphis PD said Nichols complained of 'shortness of breath' following 'confrontations' with police, who in reality violently beat him.

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