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Trevino sentenced to more than 27 years in prison for wife's murder

Jeffery Trevino was sentenced Monday to 27 1/2 years in prison for the death of his wife, 30-year-old Kira Steger.

Block E rebound: New plans, new tenants, new hopes

Block E, the recently failed retail complex, will become a training facility for the Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx.

Judge dismisses charges against 4 in major walleye poaching case

A federal judge threw out indictments against four tribal members accused of poaching walleye and selling them illegally.

Vikings cornerback A.J. Jefferson jailed on domestic assault, released by team

Vikings cornerback A.J. Jefferson is being held in the Hennepin County Jail on probable cause domestic assault.

20 pounds of glitter: Barbie's Dreamhouse to open doors in Bloomington

The Mall of America says a 30,000-square-foot exhibit coming this spring will allow visitors to stroll through Barbie's Dreamhouse.

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Minnesota Football Showcase postponed due to COVID-19

The MFCA All-Star Game will be played in June 2021.

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Here's what President Trump said on his visit to Minnesota

The president targeted Gov. Tim Walz and Keith Ellison at his Minnesota rally.

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Here's what Joe Biden said in Minnesota Friday

Presenting himself as the candidate for a united country, he pledged improvements on affordable healthcare, pandemic relief

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Missed PAT seals Gophers' fate against Maryland

Mohamed Ibrahim tied a school record with four touchdowns, but the Gophers lost in overtime.

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DNR uses a helicopter to more efficiently stock lakes with trout

In the past, the DNR used airplanes to stock remote lakes with fish, but the survival rate of the fish was only 85%.

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Secretary of State explains plans for segregated absentee ballots

Election officials are reminding voters that it's too late to mail in your absentee ballots.

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Osterholm on safe trick-or-treating: 'I would say go ahead with it'

The infectious disease expert's opinion doesn't align with the CDC's guidance.

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It's too late to mail your ballot, but you can still vote. Here's how.

Voters can drop off their absentee ballot, vote early in-person or head to the polls on Election Day.

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Dusting itself off after virus blow, F1rst Wrestling returns to the ring this Sunday

Minnesota's premier independent wrestling company was on top of the world before the virus hit.


McDonald's is bringing the McRib back in December

It hasn't appeared on menus for eight years.