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5 children pulled from car submerged in pond have 'serious injuries'

Five children, all age 7 and under, have serious injuries after the car they were riding in plunged into a pond Thursday morning in St. Louis Park. The mother, 23-year-old Marion Guerrido of Brooklyn Center, was behind the wheel.

Man convicted for making death threats in attempt to extort neighbor

A jury in northwest Minnesota found a Thief River Falls man guilty after he made a bizarre attempt to bilk his former neighbor of a half million dollars.

Pro wrestling icon and Twin Cities fixture 'Mad Dog' Vachon dies at 84

Maurice “Mad Dog” Vachon, a longtime fixture on household televisions across Minnesota, died Thursday morning.

Stacking up holiday travel: Busy airport, not-so-busy rest stops

Airline passengers in the Midwest and West Coast are expected to see the largest crowds during Thanksgiving travel next week.

Minnesota Zoo adds 2 African pengiun chicks to the waddle

Two African penguin chicks hatched earlier this week at the Minnesota Zoo, bringing the exhibit’s penguin population to 34 with more on the way.

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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.


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.


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.


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.