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Primary wrap-up: Low voter turnout, possible coin flip and more

Less than 10 percent of Minnesota's eligible voters cast ballots in Tuesday's primary, which determined which candidates are moving on to the November election. In at least one race, a tie will be broken by a coin flip.

Search for Arden Hills shooting suspect continues; victim Kelly Phillips remembered

Authorities are still searching for the person responsible for killing a prominent businessman in broad daylight at an Arden Hills gas station Monday. A clearer picture of the dispute between the two men is also emerging.

Minnesota nurse going to Africa to help battle Ebola virus

A St. Paul nurse is going to Sierra Leone with a medical team to teach health care workers there how to safely treat patients with the deadly virus.

Restaurant news: Sushi, farm-to-table eatery to open in Minneapolis

Foodies rejoice! More unique restaurant plans have been announced for the Twin Cities.

Gibson solid as Twins win, take two of three from Astros

The Minnesota Twins beat the Houston Astros 3-1 on Wednesday to take two of three games in Houston.

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Michigan State hands Gophers first loss

The 19th ranked Spartans knocked Minnesota from the ranks of the unbeaten.

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Patrick Beverley returns but Jazz rout Timberwolves

The Jazz avenged last season's 0-3 record with a blowout victory.

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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.