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Cook County Attorney's sexual conduct trial moved from Grand Marais

The embattled Cook County Attorney will not be tried in the courthouse where he was once the top prosecutor.

U of M graduate programs attracting fewer students

The number of graduate students enrolling at the University of Minnesota is on the decline, with the drop in some programs in the double digits.

$1 million for Pillsbury Bake-Off winning recipe: Loaded Potato Pinwheels

The Taste of General Mills blog reported that a Henderson, Nev., cook won $1 million for her original recipe in the 46th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas on Monday.

Report: Knicks want Kevin Love in 2015

Target pins hopes on e-commerce, online shoppers

Wal-Mart has long been considered the chief rival to Minneapolis-based Target. But a story in the Wall Street Journal makes a persuasive case that Target is actually chasing e-commerce giant Amazon as it prepares for a future with more online sales and product delivery.

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Gophers offense disappears in loss to Northwestern

The Gophers are quickly falling out of NCAA tournament contention.

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Timberwolves Malik Beasley suspended 12 games for offseason incident

Beasley was sentenced to 120 days in jail earlier this month.

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Vikings fans should REALLY hope Russell Wilson doesn't go to the Bears

Wilson has a 6-0 record against Minnesota and could be on his way to the NFC North.

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Celebrated Minnesota musician Peter Ostroushko dies

Ostroushko, who learned his craft in the Ukrainian community of Northeast Minneapolis, had a versatile career including performances with popular artists and orchestras

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Costco will bump its minimum wage to $16 next week

The company, which has 12 stores in Minnesota, is pushing ahead of retailers Target and Amazon with its new minimum wage

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Gophers wildcat QB Seth Green announces decision to transfer

Green will have immediate eligibility as a graduate transfer.

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Minneapolis pays 3 times more than it receives in state funds, new report says

This report comes as state lawmakers are debating proposals opponents say would "bail out" the state's largest city.

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Coller: Is Kirk Cousins' contract extension helping or hurting the Vikings?

Matthew Coller writes a weekly Vikings column for BMTN, with more of his work found at Purple Insider.

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U of M gets $5M donation for new center to address racial inequality in healthcare

Using a donation from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, the School of Public Health will work to address racial disparities in healthcare.

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