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Thousands of mourners pay last respects to police officer killed in line of duty

Thousands of friends, family and fellow law enforcement officers gathered Wednesday for a somber tribute to Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick, who was fatally shot during a routine traffic stop in West St. Paul last Wednesday.

Teenage boy drowns in Lake Nokomis

A teenager who went to South High School drowned Wednesday as he swam with friends in South Minneapolis’ Lake Nokomis. His body was found an hour later in about 15 feet of water.

Minnesota on track for fewest 90-degree days in 21 years

The Twin Cities have had just two days at or above 90 degrees this summer, and if that trend continues, this year will have the fewest number of 90-degree days in more than two decades.

Fastest ever Internet available soon for more people in Twin Cities

CenturyLink, Inc. says it will provide faster Internet for residents and businesses in 16 cities, including Minneapolis-St. Paul, over the next 12 months. How fast? Up to 1 gigabit per second.

Padres rally to beat Twins in extra innings

The San Diego Padres rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 5-4 Wednesday afternoon at Target Field. The loss for Minnesota snapped a string of nine straight Twins wins against the Padres that dated back to the 2008 season.

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Complaint argues that Line 3 pipeline replacement is no longer needed

Honor the Earth filed the petition with the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission Tuesday.

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Minnesota man who had 28 DWIs dies weeks after leaving prison

Danny Lee Bettcher is considered the most prolific drunken driver in Minnesota history.

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Health leader calls Wisconsin's COVID-19 situation a 'nightmare scenario'

Wisconsin is reporting record numbers of cases, hospitalizations and deaths.

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MN GOPers facing new claims they recruited legal pot candidates to run in swing races

Republicans have allegedly been encouraging people to run as legal marijuana candidates to take votes away from Democrats.

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Victim of car crash identified as Lake City firefighter

Lake City firefighter Clayton Brandt died after a single-vehicle crash early Tuesday.

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Hy-Vee starts using automated system to disinfect shopping carts

By mid-November, more than 200 Hy-Vee stores will have this system in place.

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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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