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Downpours, hail batter central Minnesota; more storms on way

Wednesday has already been a record day for rainfall in parts of central Minnesota, with a new line of storms moving into the area as evening approaches.

Search for Ty Hoffman shifts to Mystic Lake Casino but comes up empty

The search for accused murderer Lyle "Ty" Hoffman shifted to Prior Lake Wednesday as helicopters and law enforcement officials swarmed an area near the Mystic Lake Casino, but once again the search turned up nothing.

Court says Minnesota taxpayers owe Ford millions in plant refunds

Minnesota taxpayers owe Ford Motor Co. about $4 million in refunds for tax payments made on its former St. Paul assembly plant from 2007 to 2011, according to a decision by a Minnesota Tax Court judge.

ISIS in Minnesota: Franken asks DOJ to focus on group's US recruiting efforts

Sen. Al Franken is asking the U.S. Department of Justice to "devote all necessary and appropriate resources" to disrupting Islamic militant groups' recruitments of Americans, including in Minnesota.

Armed robbers steal $10K from craft beer both at State Fair

Minnesota State Fair Police are reporting an armed robbery from a popular craft beer booth at the Agriculture Building Friday night in St. Paul. State Fair police Public Information Officer Brooke Blakey told KSTP at least two suspects bound a boot worker and beer supplier before taking more than $10,000 at the Minnesota Craft Brewers Guild's Land of 10,000 Beers exhibit after closing Friday night.

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MN up to 45 counties with high or substantial COVID-19 transmission

Delta is leading to more cases – and more severe cases – involving children in other states.

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University of St. Thomas latest to require vaccines for students, staff

The college had previously offered incentives to get vaccinated, but is now mandating them.

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New forecast predicts more than 4 million Twin Cities residents by 2050

The Met Council believes job opportunities will also steadily grow.

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Zimmer on unvaccinated players: 'Some of the things they've read are just, woof, out there'

The coach says he's doesn't understand why some players won't get vaccinated.

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Charges: St. Paul woman killed ex-husband, buried him in her back yard

A woman is accused of fatally shooting her ex-husband and burying him in the yard.

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Riverview Cafe in south Minneapolis closes, plans to 'reassess' its future

The cafe and wine bar was open in the Longfellow neighborhood for 23 years.

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Bear sightings prompt food storage mandate up north

Visitors to the forest and BWCAW will be required to 'properly' store their food.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, August 2

The delta variant has been leading to higher case counts and hospitalizations in Minnesota.

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Customers reportedly flee after scare inside Bloomington Walmart

People ran believing it was gunshots, but police say it was actually fireworks.

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New alt news site from former City Pages editors launches this month

Racket will be supported through a reader subscription model.

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