Organizers of this years Midwest Tomato Fest are made sure that over-ripe tomatoes didn't go to waste Saturday night in downtown Minneapolis, where an estimated 3,000 to 5,000 participants threw tomatoes at each other.
New Raptor Center data shows 'substantial drop' in bird flu patients
However, the virus remains a serious health threat for birds.
Hunt for inmate who escaped correctional facility in northeast MN
The 42-year-old might be in the Floodwood area.
Suspect kills himself after shooting woman and baby at Fargo restaurant
The suspect was found dead in a stolen vehicle in Minnesota.
Charges: Guest stabbed three men as they slept in Albert Lea
Investigators believe the suspect is related to all three victims.
2 charged for fentanyl overdose death of 19-year-old
The-19-year-old died from a fentanyl overdose last month.
Severe thunderstorm watch: Hail, 65 mph gusts, tornadoes possible
The watch is just north of the Twin Cities metro area.
The staggering rise of Minnesota's most famous lakes this spring
Imagine dumping Lake Minnetonka into Lake Superior 47 times.
Minnesota Senate shoots down latest marijuana legalization attempt
The bill didn't receive the required votes for further consideration on Wednesday.
Minneapolis wants to use $1M in federal cash to plant 200,000 trees
The goal is to have these trees planted by the year 2040.
MOA theater to debut wrap-around, 270-degree movie screen
The new technology will expand the movie screen onto the side walls of the theater auditorium.
Alcohol, no seatbelt possible factors in deadly southwest MN crash
The crash happened just before 9 p.m. Tuesday.
Target shares plunge on profit drop, as costs grow and customers spend less
First quarter profitability declines 52% year-over-year.
Hundreds clash in Minneapolis tomato battle
There was a massive food fight in downtown Minneapolis Saturday night. Hundreds of people attended the second annual Midwest Tomato Fest -- purportedly featuring the area's largest tomato fight. The Pioneer Press and Star Tribune have photos from this year's saucy event.
Tomato grower issues recall in Minn., other states over salmonella threat
A recall notice has been issued by a grower in Iowa for tomatoes distributed in stores in Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan. The grower says the one pint containers of Menno Beachy Certified Organic Grape Tomatoes, dated between July 26 and Aug. 6, should be discarded or returned to stores. No sicknesses have been reported.
Minnesotans take aim at diabetes with Tour de Cure cycling event
More than 400 bicyclists with diabetes took to the streets of Minneapolis Saturday for the Tour de Cure event. The event was intended to raise awareness and slow the outbreak of diabetes. In Minnesota, approximately one in three adults and one in six children have diabetes or pre-diabetes.
Proposal would have Minneapolis high schoolers take Metro Transit instead of school buses
School officials tell the Star Tribune putting high schoolers on Metro Transit buses rather than school buses isn't about saving money -- it's about giving students flexible transportation options so they can participate in actives before and after school or get a job.
Frozen-yogurt shops taking over Minnesota neighborhoods
A frozen-yogurt chain in L.A. started a new phenomenon - enjoy a cup of yogurt with your choice of a hundred toppings. Minnesota Monthly reports, in the past few of months, all kinds of yogurt stores have opened in the Twin Cities, including The Yogurt Lab, Freezica and Tutti Frutti.
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