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1 in 100 million: Brooklyn Park couple welcomes identical triplets

Brooklyn, Zoey and Mackenzie Hanson are a rarity in the medical world. The 5-month-old identical triplets were conceived without fertility treatments, an occurrence that some say has odds of 1 in 100 million.

Dorothy's stolen ruby slippers still in Minnesota, investigators say

Private investigators who have re-opened a famous Minnesota theft case say the iconic ruby slippers worn by Judy Garland in the movie “The Wizard of Oz” are still in the state.

Grand Rapids boy, 12, dies after collapsing on basketball court

Twelve-year-old Breck Liestman went into cardiac arrest about 4:30 p.m. Thursday during warm-ups before a boys basketball game.

5,000 people sing Zach Sobiech's 'Clouds' at Mall of America

Mall of America officials said an estimated 5,000 people circled the mall’s rotunda area on all four floors Thursday evening to sing Zach Sobiech’s inspirational song “Clouds.”

Dylan's iconic electric guitar from Newport Folk Festival sells for $965K

The Fender Stratocaster Minnesota music legend Bob Dylan used to go electric at the 1965 Newport Folk Festival was auctioned off Friday.

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College pitcher from MN gets new prosthetic arm after his was stolen

A tough luck story turned out very positive for the Hawley native.

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MN saw decline in routine child vaccinations amid pandemic

The CDC study looked at Minnesota and nine other states.

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Child hospitalized after drowning in Ham Like

Their current condition is not known.

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Man dies after falling from pontoon, being swept under boat

Friends believe he struck the motor while under the boat.

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Man drowns in St. Croix River at William O'Brien State Park

It's not clear what caused the 46-year-old to go under.

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Man, 66, dies after his ATV was hit by a minivan on highway

It happened in Renville County Friday evening.

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Rochester suddenly shuts down recently opened parking ramp

Original plans for the parking lot included housing above it, but issues with construction prevented it from being built.

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Former Twins pitcher Jim "Mudcat" Grant dies at 85

Grant was a critical piece of the 1965 AL Championship team but did much more.

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