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6 BUIs, hundreds of warnings for partiers on Lake Minnetonka July 4 weekend

It was "calmer" on the lake this year, but the number of BUIs were up compared to 2019.

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MDH: Wear a mask, spread out when celebrating this weekend

"We need to be in a new normal and to continue to stay vigilant this weekend to protect ourselves and our loved ones," MDH Commissioner Jan Malcolm said.

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Where you can watch fireworks in Minnesota this Fourth of July

Some shows have been canceled, but there are still many places shooting off fireworks to celebrate Independence Day.

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172 now sickened in Lake Minnetonka illness outbreak

Health officials provided an update on Friday afternoon.

Lake Minnetonka outbreak grows, with 116 now sick

Health officials continue to probe the cause of the illnesses.

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More than 30 sick in outbreak linked to Lake Minnetonka party spot

Health officials updated the situation on Tuesday.

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Fourth of July parade brought to a stop by U.S. airman's proposal

He popped the question during the Forest Lake parade.

Fourth of July storms possible in Minnesota, including the Twin Cities

Keep an eye on the weather if you're outside on the Fourth of July.

What's open and what's closed in Minnesota on Fourth of July?

Government services are closed, but stores should mostly be open.

Will the weather cooperate with Fourth of July fun in Minnesota?

Storms are possible but a washout is not in the forecast.

DNR targets impaired boaters during Fourth of July weekend

Extra enforcement will be on and around lakes July 5-7.

What's open and what's closed on Fourth of July?

Government services are closed, but stores should mostly be open.