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Eveleth man gets 11 years for selling woman fentanyl that led to fatal OD

Torisa Sulvoris Wallace, 39, was sentenced to 134 months in prison in U.S. District Court in Virginia Thursday.

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Minnesota saw record overdose deaths last year, driven by fentanyl

The state recorded 1,286 overdose deaths in 2021.

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Sheriff: Men found unresponsive in garage died of cocaine overdose

Two of the three men found unresponsive in an Eyota garage last week died of a drug overdose, a preliminary autopsy found.

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Nonfatal drug overdoses continued to increase during COVID-19 pandemic

They mirrored the trend of fatal overdoses seen during 2020.

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Murder charge filed over inmate's death at Chisago Co. Jail

The man suddenly became unresponsive and died while in a holding cell.

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St. Paul police report 7 suspected overdoses in 24 hours

The department reported that two of the suspected overdoses were fatal.

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Police investigating 'suspicious' death of woman in Marcy-Holmes apartment

A 911 caller reported an overdose, but police say that doesn't match what they found.

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After 2 young people die, Roseville police issue drug overdose alert

Two young people have died in the past 24 hours, Roseville PD said Saturday.

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Drug warning in Rochester after men aged 18, 22 die from overdoses

City police say drugs bought off the streets may contain potentially fatal substances.

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Counterfeit oxycodone pills to blame in deadly overdose

One man died, one man is in the ICU and another was injured.

1 dead, 2 injured after overdoses at hotel in Bloomington

It comes amid a wider spate of drug overdoses being reported in the Twin Cities this week.

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Authorities confirm cause of Lexii Alijai's death on New Year's Day

She died from a mixture of fentanyl and alcohol toxicity.

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More details released about night Lexii Alijai died at Minneapolis hotel

More information has been released about the St. Paul rapper's death.

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2 charged in connection with man's fatal overdose in Waconia

A 33-year-old man died after taking heroin combined with fentanyl.

St. Paul PD issues warning after 6 overdoses in one day

Police suspect the substance may have been laced with fentanyl.

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Overdose deaths involving opioids, other drugs fell in MN last year

It's welcome news, but health officials say overdose rates are still at historic highs.

Minnesota overdose death toll rises to 17 in past two weeks

There have been 175 overdoses in the past two weeks across the Twin Cities.

Minneapolis has seen 65 overdoses in 9 days, one of them fatal

Alerts have been issued by law enforcement across the metro.

Man dies at temporary homeless shelter in Minneapolis

People were moved to the shelter from the tent city encampment, where several died from ODs.

Anoka Co. has at least 3 OD deaths over last 10 days

The local sheriff says the county sees "4-6 heroin overdoses every day."