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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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Vikings lead off general manager interviews with Monti Ossenfort

Several candidates will interview for the job this week.

Payton Willis

Gophers' rally comes up short, lose to Iowa

The Gophers came back from a 23-point deficit but couldn't complete the comeback.


Firefighters respond to smoke-filled cabin to find man asleep inside

A wood stove was determined to be the cause of the smoke.

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MSP snowplow drivers reach contract agreement after threatening strike

Teamsters Local 320 reached an agreement with the Metropolitan Airports Commission Saturday.

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What you should know about the Vikings' head coach candidates

Seven candidates were revealed on Saturday morning.

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What is the next Minnesota Vikings GM inheriting?

A look at the strengths and weaknesses of the Vikings' roster and situation


Man dies after being 'punched in the head' during altercation in Duluth

A 46-year-old man is in custody and facing 1st-degree manslaughter charges.

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Deion Sanders says Zimmer, Spielman hadn't spoken 'in months'

Sanders' comments revealed some of the Vikings' issues last season.

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Brooklyn Park man pleads guilty in 2020 fatal drive-by shooting

Devon Manley will be sentenced to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 30 years.

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Man gets 10 years for fatal pawn shop fire during Minneapolis riots

The incident, which took place during riots in May 2020,  resulted in one man's death.