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Undercover video alleges abuse at Minnesota turkey farm

An animal rights group has released an undercover video that it says shows filthy and dangerous conditions at a western Minnesota poultry farm.

North Mankato parents who starved adopted son get jail time

A North Mankato couple who starved their 8-year-old adopted son was sentenced Tuesday to serve time behind bars.

Ridgedale Macy's reopens after roof fire

A fire that broke out in the roof of Macy’s at the Ridgedale Mall Tuesday morning was put out shortly before noon, leaving minimal damage.

Sheriff's office investigates Model T mystery in Winona

Authorities in Winona have opened an investigation into a Model T Ford found in the depths of the Mississippi River last month.

Teacher of homeless students: 'They just need somebody to talk to'

Nancy Gruber for eight years has been a traveling teacher for the homeless pupils at four elementary schools in St. Cloud.

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Gophers offense disappears in loss to Northwestern

The Gophers are quickly falling out of NCAA tournament contention.

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Timberwolves Malik Beasley suspended 12 games for offseason incident

Beasley was sentenced to 120 days in jail earlier this month.

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Vikings fans should REALLY hope Russell Wilson doesn't go to the Bears

Wilson has a 6-0 record against Minnesota and could be on his way to the NFC North.

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Celebrated Minnesota musician Peter Ostroushko dies

Ostroushko, who learned his craft in the Ukrainian community of Northeast Minneapolis, had a versatile career including performances with popular artists and orchestras

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Costco will bump its minimum wage to $16 next week

The company, which has 12 stores in Minnesota, is pushing ahead of retailers Target and Amazon with its new minimum wage

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Gophers wildcat QB Seth Green announces decision to transfer

Green will have immediate eligibility as a graduate transfer.

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Minneapolis pays 3 times more than it receives in state funds, new report says

This report comes as state lawmakers are debating proposals opponents say would "bail out" the state's largest city.

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Coller: Is Kirk Cousins' contract extension helping or hurting the Vikings?

Matthew Coller writes a weekly Vikings column for BMTN, with more of his work found at Purple Insider.

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U of M gets $5M donation for new center to address racial inequality in healthcare

Using a donation from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota, the School of Public Health will work to address racial disparities in healthcare.

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