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Another lawsuit against archdiocese alleges priest abuse in Hastings

A lawsuit filed Tuesday alleges the archdiocese concealed Rev. Francis Hoefgen's past sexual misconduct before he preyed on a 10-year-old boy in Hastings more than 20 years ago.

Conflicting reports: Questions linger about motive in Orono shooting

In less than 24 hours since authorities shed a sliver of light on what led up to the shooting death of a prominent Twin Cities doctor, media outlets have conflicting reports on what the motive was.

New St. Cloud law bans couches on porches

Here’s one long-standing problem the St. Cloud City Council would not take sitting down: porch couches.

Loo-ky here: Minneapolis has nation's best restroom

The nation’s best bathroom contest has come to a head. Giving new meaning to “going No. 1,” the Varsity Theater in Minneapolis’ Dinkytown neighborhood can now proudly declare that it has the finest restroom in the country.

Lindsey Vonn crashes in Downhill training run

The Olympic skier crashed during a Downhill training run at Copper Mountain in Colorado, SkiRacing.com reports. She was taken off the mountain on a sled, which is standard procedure, according to the report.

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What were the 'bizarre things' seen in Minnesota's sky?

The mysterious streaks were not UFOs and they weren't pieces of an asteroid.

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Booming noises in the night could be frost quakes

The loud sounds are most likely to happen during the middle of the night.

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Free COVID testing site to open in St. Paul for 3 weeks

The federal testing site comes as demand for testing remains high.

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MN TikToker accused of faking federal agent life pleads guilty

He told his 10,000 followers he was a Homeland Security agent — authorities say it was a lie.

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Report: Vikings request second interview with 2 GM candidates

Ryan Poles of the Chiefs and Kwesi Adofo-Mensah of the Browns.

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Hopkins takes on No. 1 team in the country on ESPNU Friday

The game will feature a pair of top recruits in the Class of 2022.

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Educators in Minneapolis, St. Paul could strike amid contract negotiations

Teachers and support staff are demanding smaller class sizes, mental health support and better pay.

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MN mayor in hot water for hawking $400M underwater hotel plan

The city council called a special meeting to discuss the mayor's public comments.

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Woman in critical condition after attempted murder, authorities say

A 33-year-old woman is in custody and facing possible charges.

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Charges: Driver threw 'large rocks' at police car during highway chase

Authorities say the suspect had used methamphetamine earlier in the day.

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Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, January 21

Hospitalizations dipped from 1,629 Jan. 19 to 1,571 on Jan. 20.

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