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Mann Theatres closes Hopkins cinema after 20-plus years

"We sadly join a growing number of small businesses and movie theatres closing permanently."

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Prep football season limps to finish as COVID-19 knocks teams out early

A disappointing end to what was an abbreviated season because of COVID-19.

Dequarn Bell

Hopkins man receives life sentence for vicious assault, holding woman captive

The 25-year-old pleaded guilty after three weeks of trial.

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Motorcyclist dies in crash on Highway 169 in Hopkins

The crash happened just after 5 p.m. Thursday.

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On track: Southwest Light Rail project gets final piece of funding

The $928.8 million funding grant will pay for the completion of the Green Line Light Rail Extension.

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Hopkins to remove police from the high school after students call for change

The school board voted to not renew the contract with Minnetonka police at the end of the year.

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Federal funding for Southwest Light Rail advances to Congress

The Metropolitan Council is hopeful Congress will award the nearly $929 million grant.

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Paige Bueckers named 2020 Gatorade Female High School Athlete of the Year

The Hopkins guard will also be featured on the September cover of Sports Illustrated.

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1 dead, 2 critically injured in van crash in southwest Minnesota

The driver drifted off the road into a ditch and then struck a tree.

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Hopkins Raspberry Festival is moving online this year

Events will be "few, new, improvised, imperfect and orchestrated on a shoestring budget."

Richard Pitino

Hopkins' Kerwin Walton picks North Carolina over Gophers

Walton would've been a huge addition to the 2020 recruiting class.

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Man dies at scene of Hopkins motorcycle crash

The crash was reported around 7:45 a.m. Monday.

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Hopkins police, fire departments offer birthday parades to kids stuck at home

They hope it'll soften the blow for kids who are unable to have parties.

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Zeke Nnaji latest Minnesotan to declare for NBA Draft

The Hopkins alum becomes the fourth Minnesotan to enter the draft process.

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Hopkins seniors put in the spotlight by ESPN's Scott Van Pelt

The undefeated Royals got the bulk of ESPN's "Senior Night" segment.

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Watch: KAT surprises national player of the year Paige Bueckers

Bueckers won the Gatorade award over nearly a million other high school players.

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Girls' title game between Hopkins, Wayzata draws 4 Wolves players

The nation's top recruit, Paige Bueckers, didn't disappoint.

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2 MN boys' basketball teams ranked in national top-25 poll

Hopkins is also nationally ranked in girls' basketball.

Man drowned in apartment swimming pool on Christmas Day

The victim has been identified by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office.

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Paige Bueckers lands on the cover of 'SLAM' magazine

The No. 1 recruit in the country is getting a ton of national attention.

Charges: Hopkins man brutally assaulted woman with hot curling iron

The alleged assault happened in late-July, with the woman escaping in September.

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Paige Bueckers named USA Basketball Female Athlete of the Year

There isn't a more decorated high school basketball player in Minnesota.

Teen on video call runs stop sign, crashes into field

A lucky escape for the distracted driver.