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Orono shooting update: Doctor treated suspect's mother

Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek said Monday that the man suspected of fatally shooting a well-known Twin Cities doctor was upset about his mother's medical care.

10 years later: Dru Sjodin case forever changed lives

Ten years after her daughter was kidnapped and killed, the mother of Dru Sjodin is shares her journey through grief to become a nationally recognized activist.

YMCA, St. Paul police start swim club for Somali girls

The YMCA and St. Paul police created a swimming program for somali girls that respects their cultural beliefs.

13 teens hurt after van collides with SUV in SE North Dakota

A van full of 13 teenagers went off the road in southeast North Dakota after colliding with an SUV, sending several victims to the hospital.

Top restaurants, chefs awarded honors: "And the Charlie goes to..."

The Butcher and the Boar, La Belle Vie and Saffron's head chef were some of the big winners at last night's Charlie Awards.

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Attempted luring of 14-year-old girl reported in West St. Paul

The suspect is described as a white man in his 40s.

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Worker, 18, suffers serious electric shock at Vikings apartments site

The worker was reportedly in a critical condition Thursday.


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

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

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Kevin Garnett's group out of potential Timberwolves sale

Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor said that Garnett's group was not one of "more than 10" to buy the team.


Full production winery set to open in Minneapolis this month

The couple behind Schram Vineyards Winery and Brewery is opening AxeBridge Wine Company in Minneapolis' North Loop neighborhood.


Pedestrian killed in two-vehicle crash in Crystal

The incident happened just after noon.

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Foss Swim School opens its 9th Minnesota location in former Pier 1 store

The Eden Prairie based company has 22 locations across the Midwest.

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Charges: Minneapolis man kills woman, tells police to kill him

A convicted felon is accused of fatally shooting a 29-year-old woman on Feb. 28.


It's that time of year: Minneapolis offers deal on trees for property owners

The City Trees program sells trees for $25 from March 8 to April 16, or until trees run out.

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CDC report reveals how first cases of Brazilian COVID variant came to MN

Dozens of people had to be tested for the virus after the first and only two cases of the P.1 variant were detected in Minnesota.