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Cost of data breach still taking a toll on Target

Target reports a big financial hit related to the massive data breach it weathered in December. The company told its investors that breach-related costs will reach $148 million in the second quarter.

Recent acts of violence against police officers mirror national trend

There have been three violent attacks on police officers in just five days in the St. Paul area, incidents that speak to the dangers officers face on a daily basis throughout the nation.

At least 9 cases of E. coli traced to Rice County Fair

The E. coli is believed to have originated from the barns or the petting zoo at the fair, which was held July 15-20.

A slice of life (and pie): Betty of Betty's Pies fame turns 90

Betty Lessard, the namesake behind Betty’s Pies in Two Harbors, turned 90 today. The shop held a birthday party for the pie world's elder stateswoman on Saturday.

Joe Mauer begins rehab stint in Cedar Rapids tonight

Twins first baseman Joe Mauer is getting closer to returning to the Minnesota Twins everyday lineup. Mauer is in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, where he’ll begin a rehab assignment tonight with the Kernels, the Twins’ Class A affiliate, tonight.

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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.


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.


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.


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.