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President Obama OKs federal disaster flood aid for parts of Minnesota

President Barack Obama has signed off on a federal disaster declaration for eight Minnesota counties that were hit by severe floods in June, meaning those areas will receive federal money to help pay for cleanup and repairs.

Gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson has emergency surgery

Jeff Johnson, Republican candidate for governor, is hospitalized after undergoing emergency stomach surgery Monday. He'll remain in the hospital for about a week.

It's over for 9 Rainbow Foods stores in the Twin Cities

Tuesday will be the last day of sales and service at nine Rainbow grocery stores in the Twin Cities metro area that were not purchased when their owner, Roundy's, decided to pull out of the market.

The mayflies are back and creating havoc

It's hatching season for mayflies in the area, and swarms of the insects are causing slick road conditions. They even led to a three-vehicle accident in western Wisconsin last night.

Coach K says he'd trade for Kevin Love 'in a heartbeat'

Legendary Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski wouldn’t hesitate if he were able to trade rookie Andrew Wiggins for the Timberwolves' All-Star forward Kevin Love.

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You can order 4 free at-home COVID tests starting January 19

Tests will ship for free within 7-12 days, according to the White House.

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Jordan Greenway runs into Darcy Kuemper, sparks fight

Kuemper got knocked out of the game, leading to the brawl.

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MacKinnon's controversial goal helps Avalanche top Wild

Kirill Kaprizov's two goals were spoiled by a questionable call.

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Attorney accused of sex assault misses hearing, DMs judge

He was arrested the next day after a warrant was issued,

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Winter Carnival: Get vaccinated or test negative before coming

Organizers are also reminding people to be mindful of the city's emergency regulations.

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Driver, 15 years old, hurt when car collides with SUV

The road was wet at the time, the State Patrol said.

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Minnesotans have the Badgers back in the national spotlight

Three of Wisconsin's four leading scorers are from Minnesota.