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Preview: Primary election day is Tuesday; low turnout expected

Minnesotans will take to the polls Tuesday for the state’s primary election, where they’ll choose candidates to represent their political party for governor, U.S. Senate and state auditor in the Nov. 4 general election.

Police searching for suspect who shot, killed man at metro gas station

The incident occurred Monday morning at a gas station in Arden Hills, in the northern metro.

Testing reveals landslide area near U hospital unstable; road still closed

A busy one-mile stretch of West River Parkway remains closed two months after heavy rains caused a mudslide near the University of Minnesota’s Fairview Medical Center in Minneapolis.

Craft beer taproom comes to northwest metro

A new microbrewery and taproom is coming to the northwest metro. Owners of the new Big Lake beer mecca hope to make it easier for people in the northern suburbs to sample the craft beer boom a little closer to home.

Gophers 10th in first Big Ten football power rankings 

Even after they finished 8-5 last season and went to a bowl game, college football experts aren’t looking for the Gophers to make a big improvement this year. ESPN puts Minnesota 10th in its first Big Ten Conference rankings of the season.

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Vikings-Steelers: 5 things you can count on

After an embarrassing loss to the Lions, can the Vikings get it together?

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Winter storm watch expands north, includes parts of Twin Cities

Everyone in southern Minnesota will want to keep an eye on forecast changes.

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5-year-old boy fatally shot on Thanksgiving identified

Police said a few juveniles at the home were making a social media video when the gun went off.

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Pig Ate My Pizza will close at the end of the year.

Its leaders plan to relaunch and "get back to the humble beginnings of Travail."

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Allina parts ways with 53 of 27,000 employees over vaccine mandate

That's about 0.2% of the health care system's workforce.

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Matthew Coller: How will Vikings fans react on Thursday night?

Will years of disappointment be revealed if the Vikings struggle against the Steelers?

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Health officials encourage getting vaccinated and tested before the holidays

The state has launched a "Celebrate Safely, Minnesota" campaign to make it easier to get tested and vaccinated.

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Charges: Parking dispute, scuffle preceded fatal stabbing

The suspect said he was upset about neighbors and their friends regularly parking on his property.

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Hennepin Co. Sheriff injured in rollover, admits to drinking beforehand

The sheriff, in a statement, called it an "inexcusable decision."

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COVID cases, hospitalizations, and deaths in MN dominated by unvaccinated

The latest figures from October show a disproportionate number of deaths among the unvaccinated.

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Top MN football recruit Jaxon Howard to announce college decision

He's the son of former Minnesota Viking Willie Howard.

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MN trucking firm that used 'strength tests' to screen out women drivers to pay $500K

The company will pay $500,000 and offer jobs to the women it discriminated against.

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