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Ebola virus takes personal toll on Minnesota families of victims

While governmental and public agencies scramble to design and implement a plan for Ebola, Minnesotans with ties to the region are forced to deal with their own personal tragedies perpetrated by the deadly virus.

Helmet, luck save tree trimmer's life after 57-foot fall

He has six broken ribs, a possible neck fracture, a fractured sternum, a broken arm and a lacerated liver and spleen, but tree trimmer Eden Hanson considers himself one lucky man.

Barred from performing marriages, atheist group sues Washington Co.

A lawsuit asking for atheists to be given the same rights as religious organizations to perform marriage ceremonies has been filed against Washington County.

Chicken check-in: Entree sickens 6 Minnesotans – any in your freezer?

A raw, frozen chicken entree that is widely available in many grocery chain supermarkets has apparently sickened at least six Minnesotans. The Minnesota Department of Health says the product is Antioch Farms brand A La Kiev raw stuffed chicken breast.

Hollywood in Hendricks: Litttle town's big fight to re-open old movie theater

It's a heartwarming story straight out of Hollywood, of a community seeking to revitalize a tiny town fighting for its existence by rebuilding their local movie theater, which closed 40 years ago. It's happening in the small western Minnesota town of Hendricks.

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Women killed in ATV crash in Paul Bunyan State Forest

She wasn't wearing a helmet and alcohol was involved, officials say.


As golf season approaches, book your round now at Dacotah Ridge GC

The stunning course is designed by world-renowned architect Rees Jones.


Aggressive police response on third night of Daunte Wright protests

Law enforcement used armored vehicles, tear gas, and fired rubber bullets, but say officers were targeted with bricks and other projectiles.

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Woman found suffering from 'fatal wound' in St. Paul apartment

Her death marks the 10th homicide in the city this year.

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15-vehicle pileup closes Hwy. 169 near Maple Grove

The incident happened shortly before 5 a.m.

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Grand Casino celebrates 30th anniversary with more than cake

Hundreds of thousands of winning dollars are on the table.

Brodd defense witness

As defense starts, expert argues Chauvin's use of force was reasonable

Use-of-force expert Barry Brodd testified on behalf of the defense.

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Chet Holmgren named Minnesota's Mr. Basketball

Minnehaha Academy produces back-to-back award winners for the second time in state history.

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Red Sox out-slug Twins in chilly matinee

Bobby Dalbec hit two RBI doubles to hand the Twins their third straight loss.