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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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Vikings will face Everson Griffen twice after trade to Lions

The former Vikings star was traded to Detroit for a fifth-round pick.

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WCCO Radio's Jordana Green diagnosed with leukemia

"I got this," Green wrote on her Facebook page.

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Minnesota-based Crisp & Green adds 20 locations in four states

The four-year-old local business says it's going national

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Fair-inspired entertainment venue opening at Mall of America

Fair on 4 will feature axe throwing, go carts and more.

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Canceled: The Halloween bar crawl that no bars knew about

The dubiously organized event was planned for this weekend in Minneapolis.

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St. Cloud gets Minnesota's 6th COVID-19 saliva testing site

Four more sites are expected to open in the Twin Cities in the coming weeks.

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Part of Burnsville Center is being auctioned off

More than 500,000 square feet of the mall is being auctioned off.

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Elections 2020: Control of Minnesota's divided Legislature is up for grabs

Redistricting and responding to COVID-19 are among the issues the new legislature will have to deal with.

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Rochester woman found dead in the snow after leaving senior residence

The woman left the senior living center around 2:30 a.m. Monday.

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Investigation: Sprinklers could have saved 5 killed in Minneapolis high-rise fire

The deadly fire broke out at the Cedar-Riverside apartment block last November.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Tuesday, October 27

Hospitalizations continue to rise quickly in Minnesota.

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