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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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Vikings will face Everson Griffen twice after trade to Lions

The former Vikings star was traded to Detroit for a fifth-round pick.

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WCCO Radio's Jordana Green diagnosed with leukemia

"I got this," Green wrote on her Facebook page.

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Minnesota-based Crisp & Green adds 20 locations in four states

The four-year-old local business says it's going national

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Fair-inspired entertainment venue opening at Mall of America

Fair on 4 will feature axe throwing, go carts and more.

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Canceled: The Halloween bar crawl that no bars knew about

The dubiously organized event was planned for this weekend in Minneapolis.

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St. Cloud gets Minnesota's 6th COVID-19 saliva testing site

Four more sites are expected to open in the Twin Cities in the coming weeks.

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Part of Burnsville Center is being auctioned off

More than 500,000 square feet of the mall is being auctioned off.

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Elections 2020: Control of Minnesota's divided Legislature is up for grabs

Redistricting and responding to COVID-19 are among the issues the new legislature will have to deal with.

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Rochester woman found dead in the snow after leaving senior residence

The woman left the senior living center around 2:30 a.m. Monday.

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Investigation: Sprinklers could have saved 5 killed in Minneapolis high-rise fire

The deadly fire broke out at the Cedar-Riverside apartment block last November.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Tuesday, October 27

Hospitalizations continue to rise quickly in Minnesota.

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