Halloween of 1991 is etched in the memories of most Minnesotans who lived through it. It's been twenty years since the epic snowstorm socked the state.
Vikings place Patrick Peterson on COVID-19/reserve list
The Vikings cornerback said he was vaccinated in August.
'Numerous' reports of eager anglers falling through ice
Conditions are still unpredictable, and can vary even across a single body of water.
Minnesota health officials watching closely for omicron variant
Health leaders do not yet know how transmissible or severe the new variant is.
School bus driver charged in fatal hit-and-run will plead guilty
Another motorist told the driver to call 911, but he instead got on the bus and drove off, charges say.
5 outdoor destinations to explore around the Twin Cities
There's something for everyone on this list of overlooked spots.
As pandemic continues, so do efforts to improve child mental health access
Children's Minnesota has announced it will open its first inpatient mental health facility for under 18s.
Report: Dalvin Cook suffered torn labrum, dislocated shoulder
Cook is now dealing with a dislocated shoulder and a torn labrum on both sides of his body, according to a report.
Charges: Clinic locked down after man tried to enter, threatened passersby
Staff at the clinic suspected he was intoxicated, according to the complaint.
Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Monday, November 29
The state's latest report includes data from the Thanksgiving break.
Long COVID: Review of Mayo patients may provide new clues
The researchers summarized three "major novel findings" from the data.
Biden's visit to MN will include stop at Dakota County Technical College
The $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill passed earlier this month.
Paul Huttner: One to two feet of snow possible in next two weeks
Yes, that's feet. MPR's Paul Huttner says parts of Minnesota could see anywhere from a foot to 20+ inches of snow. That includes Monday's snowfall, which Huttner says is the first in a series of snow systems headed our way.
Number of state government jobs down 2 percent from year ago
New state data for the second quarter of 2012 has revealed that the state government has shed 863 positions -- more than two percent of its workforce -- from the same period a year ago. Among those affected the most are the Department of Transportation, which lost 298 positions, leaving a workforce of 4,686 people; and the Employment and Economic Development Agency, which shed 218 positions to leave 1,570 employees.
20 percent of those in treatment are fighting heroin, other opiates
When it comes to the substances that cause Minnesotans to seek treatment for addiction, only alcohol outpaces heroin. Other opiates -- mostly prescription painkillers -- are right behind. It's a big change since 2000 when those categories comprised less than 5 percent of treatment admissions.
Update: Two of three Native Mob suspects arrested
The U.S. Attorney's Office reports two alleged gang members, including the suspected leader, were located in northeast Minneapolis. The Bemidji Pioneer reports federal agents are looking for another member still at-large. Minnesota prisons were locked down last week while authorities conducted raids and rounded up suspects accused of murder, racketeering and other crimes.
Everyone's asking: "Where's the snow?"
Minnesota's pretty big. Sometimes the weather at one end of the state is a far cry from what's going on at the other end. But this December -- regardless of whether you're on the Range, in the Valley, in the Cities -- the same question is floating out over the brown grass and leaves.
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