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Archbishop Nienstedt accused of inappropriately touching minor

St. Paul Police Chief Tom Smith says the archdiocese has been uncooperative with law enforcement during past investigations.

Looking for Beyonce's new album? You won't find it at Target

The Minneapolis-based retailer says it won’t sell the pop star’s “surprise” self-titled album because of its exclusivity on iTunes during the first week of sales.

Sports clip o' the day: The Wild's Coyle and the cutest kid reaction ever

Not saying that the Wild’s center isn’t tough, but a simple act of kindness from him will be enough to melt your heart.

Ready-to-open wine supercenter hits last minute snag

The shelves are stocked, the signs are lit up and almost everything is in order for big-box wine retailer Total Wine & More to open its doors in Bloomington, except for one key order of business.

Minneapolis scouted as possible location for new TV series

Minneapolis is being considered as the location for the American adaptation of a hit British Broadcasting Corporation television series.

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Child hospitalized after drowning in Ham Like

Their current condition is not known.


Man dies after falling from pontoon, being swept under boat

Friends believe he struck the motor while under the boat.


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.


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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Lake Elmo among latest MN cities to implement outdoor watering ban

The ban prohibits automatic or mechanical watering outdoors in an effort to conserve water during the period of extreme heat.

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Police: Suspect assaulted woman on LRT trail in Hopkins

They're asking for the public's help tracking him down.