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2 more cases of E. coli confirmed; illness tied to 9 Applebee’s restaurants

Two more cases of E. coli infection have been confirmed in Minnesota as part of a recent outbreak that’s been tied to some Applebee’s restaurants.

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Ex-police officer pleads not guilty to hiding bodies in suitcases

A former police officer pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges that he hid the bodies of two women in suitcases, which were found along a rural Wisconsin road in June.

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Police chief charged after signing tea party leader up on gay dating sites

A western Wisconsin police chief is facing misdemeanor charges for allegedly signing a tea party leader up on gay dating, pornography and federal health care websites.

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New at State Fair: 8 thrill rides, bus hub, dog stunts show

The Minnesota State Fair has added dozens of new attractions for this year, including eight new thrill rides (four each in the Midway and Kidway), a remodeled west end and a new bus hub aimed at easing traffic jams, fair officials announced Thursday.

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Lasting legacy: Kirby Puckett Mobile Eye offers free eye exams

Major League Baseball and the Minnesota Twins have teamed up to offer free eye exams to children and adults – and they’re doing so with the Kirby Puckett Mobile Eye.

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Charges: Driver threw 'large rocks' at police car during highway chase

Authorities say the suspect had used methamphetamine earlier in the day.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, January 21

Hospitalizations dipped from 1,629 Jan. 19 to 1,571 on Jan. 20.

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Shooting near University of Minnesota kills 1, injures 2

The victims were all in a parked car when the shooting happened, police said.

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Florida man charged with human smuggling after 4 die, 5 rescued near border

A baby and an teenage boy were among those who were found dead feet from the U.S. border.

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Man shot while driving on I-394 in St. Louis Park

The driver and his bullet-riddled SUV wound up outside the DoubleTree hotel in St. Louis Park.

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Mall of America to celebrate 30 years with events, giveaways throughout 2022

The festivities will kick off Friday with a '90s-themed drag show.

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Victim of 1994 Michigan cold case murder ID'd as missing Minnesotan

Shelley Rae Kephart went missing from Hennepin County more than 28 years ago.

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Gov. proposes 'Walz Checks' for most Minnesotans

The governor wants to use $700 million of the state's surplus to fund the payments.

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Walz, Flanagan call on Hennepin Co. sheriff to resign

"I would say that it is time for him to resign," the Lt. Gov. said.

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Months after missing deadline, Enbridge says Line 3 aquifer breach is fixed

The company told Bring Me The News it "successfully stopped the flow of groundwater" at the site.

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