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Business in metro's last 4 Blockbuster stores (re)winding down

Owners of Blockbuster announced it will close all its remaining locations, including four in the Twin Cities.

Reports: Wisconsin woman who went missing 9 years ago found

A Wausau, Wis., woman who disappeared in 2004 at age 16 has been discovered living outside the country.

MNsure signs up almost 11,000 Minnesotans in first month

MNsure’s signups nearly tripled in the health exchange’s second two weeks of existence.

Lino Lakes City Council candidate loses by 2 votes, calls for recount

A candidate vying for a seat on the Lino Lakes City Council will request a recount

Kanye West cancels Target Center show altogether over 'routing logistics'

About a week after Kanye West postponed his Nov. 5 concert, the rapper canceled the gig altogether Wednesday.

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Watch: Vikings create tribute video for Kyle Rudolph

Rudolph's 10-year tenure with the Vikings ended when he was released on Tuesday.

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Wild scratch Zach Parise for Wednesday's game vs. Vegas

Parise will be a healthy scratch for the second time in his 16-year career.

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Charges: Windham hospital patient threatened to kill staff, spit on them

Shawn Myers is charged with felony terroristic threats.

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Minnesota grandparents go viral for 'distancing duo' songs on TikTok

Their most recent duet about getting their second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine has gotten more than 67,000 likes.

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Start of St. Paul Saints season delayed to May

Major League Baseball says it's being 'prudent' in delaying the minor league season.

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Caribou Coffee is the latest to add plant-based meat to its menu

The plant-based protein market is exploding, expected to reach $74.2 billion in the next six years.

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Former MN bank CEO sentenced to 18 months in prison for falsifying records

Robert Hager was the CEO of Border State Bank in Northern Minnesota.


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

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