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State Fair set another attendance record Monday; fair 3rd hottest

Sunday and Monday set new records, but overall, attendance was down this year, mostly due to the heat.

Police: St. Paul fatal shooting likely stemmed from fight over driving

A 19-year-old went to the home of the 50-year-old and killed him, according to a criminal complaint. The two had squabbled over the 19-year-old's driving.

We're going to be No. 1! Region's top future 'livability' predicted

By 2032, the West North Central region is projected to be the No. 1 place to live in the entire country, according to a new study.

Target to start same-day in-store pickup in time for Black Friday

Target says it hopes to start in-store pickup — which is similar to a service Walmart and Richfield-based Best Buy already offer — at all of its 1,800 U.S. stores.

TCF Bank Stadium to host 2014 Hockey City Classic

The Gopher women will open the outdoor doubleheader by playing Minnesota State, followed by the men hosting Ohio State.

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Former Army Green Beret and U of M student sentenced for Russian espionage

Peter Rafael Dzibinski Debbins, 46, was sentenced to 188 months in prison.

Miguel Sano

Miguel SanĂ³'s 8th inning blast ends Twins losing streak

The 5-4 victory over the A's snapped a five-game losing streak.

Thomas Humphrey, charged in vaccine thefts.

Viral videos of vaccine thefts lead to charges for MN anti-vaxxer

Thomas Edward Humphrey is a 32-year-old St. Paul resident.

Kyle Imdieke of Osakis, Minnesota.

Community rallies around family of MN coach who died suddenly

Kyle Imdieke was a beloved educator at Osakis High School.

Hinckley crash

Fatal crash that closed north I-35 caused when SUV crossed median

The incident occurred Friday afternoon one mile south of Hinckley in eastern Minnesota.

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Viral video: Customer argues with Menards worker over store mask policy

The incident happened in Buffalo on Thursday, hours after the CDC issued new guidance on face masks for vaccinated people.

Sylvia Fowles

Phoenix, Minnesota live up to the hype in WNBA opener

Diana Taurasi hit the game-winning shot with 1.1 seconds to play.

Josh Donaldson

Oakland smacks four home runs to extend Twins' horrific start

The A's handed the Twins a 6-1 loss on Friday night.


Spring Lake Park Hy-Vee to open by the end of May

A dozen Hy-Vee stores are now located in the Twin Cities metro area.

PXG Store Manager Derek Holmes Qualifies for the PGA Championship

Minnesota golf store manager qualifies for PGA Championship

No word if he'll have to burn some vacation days to play in the PGA Championship!