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Minnesota underwater: Notes from the flood zones

Rivers have crested and begun to recede in several towns, including Burnsville and Mankato, but many communities are still inundated with flood waters and tallying up the damage.

Taste of Minnesota is on; moves to Carver County fairgrounds

Next weekend's Taste of Minnesota will move to the Carver County fairgrounds in Waconia, after flooding along the Mississippi River washed out plans to hold it on Harriet Island in downtown St. Paul.

President Obama's visit to Minneapolis means closed park, roads

Th president will host an invitation-only town hall meeting Thursday at Minnehaha Park. Parking will be banned in the park starting at midnight, and roads and park facilities will close to traffic and visitors at noon tomorrow.

Man charged in death of Adrian Peterson's son arrested for attacking the boy's mother

The man charged in the beating death of Adrian Peterson’s son last fall is facing new charges, accused of attacking the boy’s mother in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

New state fair food includes chocolate salami and bison dogs

The Minnesota State Fair announced 28 new food items that will be sold at this year’s Great Minnesota Get-Together.

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