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President announces health care revisions; Minnesota impact unclear

President Barack Obama announced a fix to a key component of the Affordable Care Act.

SD mommy blogger weathers backlash over bully comments

A South Dakota mom who typically blogs for just a few people got an instant taste of fame after she wrote that bullied kids should toughen up.

Local traffic diversion programs deemed illegal by state auditor, again

Driver safety courses being offered by authorities across Minnesota are illegal, according to the state auditor. So, how do they continue to operate?

New medical school dean to earn $725,000, more than U of M president

Dr. Jay Brooks Jackson, new dean of the U’s medical school, will be the third-highest paid public employee in the state.

More amenities racking up for bike commuters

Plans are in the works to provide more secure parking for Minneapolis and St. Paul bicyclists.

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Justin Jefferson

Vikings-49ers: 5 things you can count on

Sunday's matchup is a pivotal game in the NFC playoff picture.

Gopher Football

Watch: Gophers troll Badgers with 'Jump Around' after Saturday's win

First they took Paul Bunyan's Axe. Then they took their tradition.

Brandon Richart, missing person

Search underway for missing man in Anoka area

Brandon Richart was last seen Nov. 17.

U.S. Bank Stadium

5 teams win first state championships at Prep Bowl

A pair of records fell as the Prep Bowl lived up to the hype.

ashley Carlson

Remains of missing WI mom found in Pine County, MN

Ashley Miller-Carlson was 33 years old.

D'Angelo Russell

D'Lo's late takeover helps Timberwolves win double-OT thriller

Russell caught fire to help the Timberwolves get back to .500.

Gopher Football

Gophers suffocate Badgers, reclaim Paul Bunyan's Axe

Minnesota picked up its first home win over the Badgers since 2003.

Meeker County Sheriff's Office

Boy, 6, run over after falling off trailer in Meeker Co. tree farm accident

He was airlifted to Hennepin County Medical Center with internal injuries.

Target store

Target unveils deals for 2-day 'Cyber Monday' event

The promotion kicks off Sunday, November 28.