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Hennepin County seeks protective measures for Adrian Peterson's son

The Hennepin County Attorney's Office filed a protection petition asking a judge to provide additional protective measures for Adrian Peterson's 4-year-old son. In a news release, the attorney's office called for a safety plan that includes no physical discipline and no unsupervised or unauthorized contact for Peterson with the boy.

Republican candidates take aim at MNsure in wake of insurer's exit

Republican candidates in Minnesota's two most prominent midterm election races lined up a new campaign target this week: MNsure. Since Preferred One's Tuesday announcement it was pulling out of the state run health exchange Mike McFadden and Jeff Johnson have each issued multiple statement criticizing MNsure while blaming their Democratic opponent.

Health officials: Get a flu shot! Only half vaccinated last year

With about 150 million doses in hand, federal health officials are predicting no shortages of available flu vaccine this year, and they are urging people to get their shots early. This flu season, there are more options for vaccination than ever before, and more types of vaccine recommended for people of different ages.

Major weekend roadwork to close I-35W, more metro highways

Looking to get from the south suburbs to the Gophers game this weekend? You may need to take a detour – all I-35W northbound traffic from the Crosstown to downtown will be closed from late Friday night to early Monday. Southbound traffic will remain open however.

Blazing fast: Bemidji to get gigabit fiber Internet service

Bemidji residents will soon have access to some of the fastest internet speeds available in Minnesota – and the country. Paul Bunyan Communications announced Thursday it is installing 1 gigabit per second download speed fiber Internet service in the northern Minnesota city.

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2nd period surge leads Wild to fourth straight win

With three goals in the second, the Wild blasted the last-place Coyotes.

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Late-tip in helps Gophers pass first big test, improve to 6-0

Luke Loewe's bucket with 2.4 seconds remaining helped the Gophers stay undefeated.

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Man, 40, found dead stuck in air duct at his Otter Tail Co. home

The discovery was made by family members Monday morning.

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What Biden said during his visit to Minnesota Tuesday

The president spoke at Dakota County Technical College.

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Cook County registers its first COVID-19 death of the pandemic

The sparsely populated, highly-vaccinated county has continuously had one of the lowest rates of COVID in the state.

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Support for MN family after anti-maskers target child of school board chair

An online group opposing Kelsey Waits outed the child as transgender.

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St. Paul schools add 2 days to winter break due to pandemic stress

The added days off are meant to acknowledge the stress the pandemic has caused.

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Charges: St. Cloud mother killed baby, placed him in dumpster

The 4-month-old baby was found by officers on Sunday morning.

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1 dead in crash at Lake Street intersection in south Minneapolis

There have been 465 deaths on Minnesota roads this year, according to the state's traffic division.

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St. Paul restaurateur's businesses burglarized a 6th time

The owner of The Gnome and Hope Breakfast Bar is asking politicians to help St. Paul business owners.

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Teen suffers life-threatening injuries in head-on crash in southern MN

The 18-year-old was airlifted to a Mayo Clinic hospital in Rochester.

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Foo Fighters abruptly cancel Gophers stadium show hours after announcing it

The band is looking for a new venue because of a disagreement over COVID protocols.

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