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Father charged in St. Paul crash that seriously injured his children

Police say a Brooklyn Park father was under the influence when he crashed a van into a St. Paul constructions area, then fled the scene – leaving one of his children with a fractured spine and the other with a broken leg.

Minnesota measles outbreak traced to unvaccinated 'Patient zero'

A new report investigating a 2011 measles outbreak in Minnesota offers a new window into how the disease can be spread by just one unvaccinated person.

Life sentence for teen who pleaded guilty in Willmar grandmother's murder

Robert Warwick, 18, was sentenced to life in prison Wednesday after pleading guilty in the killing of his grandmother. He and two other teenagers planned and carried out the murder of 79-year-old Lila Warwick last summer.

Target 'respectfully requests' that no guns be carried into its stores

Target Corp.'s top executive asked customers Wednesday to not bring firearms into its stores, after gun advocates in several states recently carried rifles and other guns into Target stores.

Vargas, Royals shut down Twins' bats

Jason Vargas threw seven shutout innings to lead the Kansas City Royals to a 4-0 victory over the Minnesota Twins Wednesday afternoon at Target Field.

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Video shows MPD officer grab, throw Aldi customer

The department says the matter was referred to the Office of Police Conduct Review.

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Biden lays out wintertime plan to curb COVID's spread

It comes as the U.S. reported its second case of the omicron variant.

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MN Dept. of Corrections offering $5K bonuses as it seeks to hire 200

The DOC is offering hiring bonuses for new employees and for referrals.


3rd federal medical team to join COVID-19 fight in Minnesota

There are more than 1,500 people with COVID-19 admitted to Minnesota hospitals.

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Driver killed after other motorist crosses into opposite lane

The head-on crash occurred early Thursday, just north of the Twin Cities.

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MSHSL approves shot clock for Minnesota varsity basketball

Shot clocks will be required at all varsity games beginning in 2023-24.

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Popcorn shop featured on 'The Late Show' has to close 2 days later

A county inspection after the national TV appearance found code violations.

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Minnesotan infected with omicron was vaccinated, had booster shot

The Hennepin County man received his booster shot in early November.