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Invasive carp reaches Winona lock, farthest point north yet

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says a silver carp carcass found at a Winona dam is evidence that the fish is attempting to jump over barriers intended to keep the invasive species at bay.

101-year-old woman hit by St. Paul police car dies

A 101-year-old woman who was hospitalized after a St. Paul police squad backed into her earlier this month died Thursday.

Don't feed the wolves: Pups create north woods dilemma

A litter of grey wolf pups may be doomed because of their contact with the people who can’t resist feeding them.

Tainted guinea pig meat sold at Mpls. festival suspected in salmonella outbreak

More than 80 people that attended an Ecuadorian Independence Day celebration in Minneapolis were hospitalized with salmonella poisoning.

KARE's Sven Sundgaard has scare with bat, gets rabies shots

KARE 11 meteorologist Sven Sundgaard is undergoing a series of rabies vaccinations after waking up to a bat on his face at his family's cabin.

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'Everyone should really be masking up' in public, Malcolm says

The health commissioner said residents have gotten "a little bit lax" with some protective measures.

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Byron Buxton believes he's the best player in baseball

"Nobody [does] the things that I do. I know that."

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Edibles coming to Minnesota's medical marijuana program

MDH also announced it will not add anxiety as qualifying condition.

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Plowable snow possible this weekend in Minnesota

Up to half a foot of snow could fall within the heaviest band.

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Police reveal new details about 'coordinated' Best Buy thefts

A large group stole thousands of dollars in merchandise from three Twin Cities Best Buy stores.

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New tenant revealed for former Libertine spot in Uptown

The space will combine playful art offerings with a restaurant.

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What are Minnesota's chances of a white Christmas this year?

The Twin Cities averages a white Christmas about 3 out of every 4 years.

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'You will not live much longer b***': Rep. Omar shares threatening voicemail

Omar's office received the call hours after Rep. Boebert posted her video about the MN congresswoman.

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ESPN's 'Booger' makes fun of Wild fans' record cup snake

He's the same guy who thought the "Minneapolis Miracle" was bad for the Vikings.

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Woodfired Cantina closes at Keg and Case in St. Paul

Restaurateur Brian Ingram is focusing on growing his other concepts.

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Video: 'THE fattest bear we have ever seen' spotted on MN trail camera

"This might be THE fattest bear we have ever seen in our area," researchers said.