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Man accused of killing police officer pleads not guilty

Brian Fitch Sr. entered a not guilty plea Monday on charges he fatally shot Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick in July.

Fired Austin teacher pleads not guilty on charges of having sex with student

Mary Gilles, 28, faces six counts of third-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly having sex several times with a 17-year-old male student over the past eight months. She pled not guilty in court Monday.

Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder visits U of M children's hospital; brings doctor on stage

Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder gave a shoutout to the University of Minnesota during his concert at the Xcel Energy Center Sunday night for its efforts to find a cure for a life-threatening skin condition that affects children.

Former Minneapolis schools HQ gets its first tenant

The building, located on Broadway Street in northeast Minneapolis, is being called the Highlight Center and Sport Ngin, a company that creates websites and mobile apps for sports organizations, announced it will be moving into the building next year.

Zimmer, Vikings still frustrated by last-second loss to Buffalo

Vikings coach Mike Zimmer told reporters Monday he was frustrated because they didn’t do the “crucial things at the end to win," like make a stop when the Bills had 4th and 20.

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Will narrow band of 6+ inches of snow hit Twin Cities Tuesday?

The NWS says a band of 6+ inches is looking likely. It's now a matter of where.

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Siblings, ages 19 and 14, killed in crash on icy MN highway

The crash happened around 1:15 a.m. Saturday in Carlton County.

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Man sentenced for fatally striking woman during Uptown protest

Nicholas Kraus, 36, of St. Paul drove into a protest in Uptown last year, killing Deona Marie Knajdek.

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Fleeing suspect crashes into vehicle in Woodbury, 2 injured

The crash occurred Friday afternoon after a pursuit with Woodbury police.

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Yes, that's MN native Jenny Taft in a State Farm commercial

Jenny Taft got her broadcasting career started in Minneapolis in 2011.

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23-year-old woman critical after shooting in Plymouth

A 23-year-old woman was shot Friday night in Plymouth.

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2 MN towns among most 'magical' winter locations in the country

The list was compiled by Trips Discover and published earlier this month.

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St. Olaf football player charged after fatal crash in Chicago

The 18-year-old is accused of speeding and going the wrong way when he crashed into a vehicle that may have been attempting to flee police.

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Woman 34 weeks pregnant injured by drunk driver in Cottage Grove

The 49-year-old suspected of DUI was booked into jail around 1:30 a.m. Saturday.

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2 dead, 5 injured in Thanksgiving Day crash near Alexandria

The crash involved two people from Alexandria and five from Bloomington.

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Lengthy standoff in Prior Lake ends late Friday night

The suspect allegedly assaulted an officer outside Kwik Trip, fled and broke into a home.

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Accumulating snow possible in Twin Cities next week

The storm system could arrive in the Tuesday-Wednesday timeframe.

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