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Investigators: Deadly Lilydale Park landslide could not have been predicted

A number of environmental factors – no single cause – prompted the landslide.

Tracks where boy lost feet did not have fence required by law

The 100-year-old law has been a factor in past lawsuits involving injury and death on the tracks.

Vikings vs. Lions: Week 1 preview

The last time these two teams met, QB Christian Ponder was sharp — throwing for 221 yards and two touchdowns.

Ex-North Star Modano marries golfer Allison Micheletti

Modano played for the Stars for 21 seasons in both Minnesota and Dallas. He's 43, she's 24.

Musicians unanimously reject Minn. Orchestra management's contract offer

Saying a 25 percent cut in pay wouldn’t keep them “a world-class, major-league destination orchestra,” musicians with the Minnesota Orchestra Thursday voted down management’s latest offer

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Criminal charges possible for woman who drove on State Capitol grounds

She drove on the sidewalk and lawn, and at one point waved a large "Trump 2020" flag out the window.

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10 things fans should know before going to Vikings training camp

Masks are not required, but strongly encouraged for the unvaccinated.


Cases of COVID-19 linked to Provincetown outbreak found in Minnesota

There have been more than 550 cases linked to the Massachusetts tourist destination since the 4th of July weekend.

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Reports: Aaron Rodgers set for at least one more year with the Packers

Both sides showing signs of optimism just before training camp begins.

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KARE 11 crew teases upcoming 'Jeopardy!' cameo

Some familiar local faces will be providing contestants with "Minneapolis News" clues.

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Second victim of deadly crash in Orono is identified

The crash also was fatal for the son of Gophers hockey coach Bob Motzko.

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Ex-Viking and ex-Gopher could be contestants for Edina's 'Bachelorette'

Michelle Young, a teacher from Edina, is the show's Season 18 star.

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Mayo Clinic will require COVID-19 vaccines for all its staff

Those who decline will be required to wear masks and socially distance while on campus.

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Rep. John Thompson once again rejects calls to resign

He spoke briefly Monday morning at a press conference organized by his supporters.