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New app lets Twin Cities users order directly from local farms

The items get bundled together and delivered once a week, like an online farmers market.

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Aquifer energy storage project wins financial backing of Mpls city council

It'll be used to power the Towerside Innovation District near the U of M.

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MN residents can now access their COVID vaccine record in an app

The state's Department of Health unveiled the new option Wednesday.

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Former state trooper pleads guilty to sending driver's explicit photos to himself

The victim uncovered the illegal behavior by tracking the phone with a laptop.

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Concerns after report reveals MN law enforcement use of facial recognition tool

It has sparked calls from the ACLU to ban the use of the controversial technology.

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Best Buy partners with Instacart to provide same-day delivery

The partnership will expand to most stores nationwide.

A glitch briefly grounded Delta flights at MSP Airport on Tuesday

It took at an hour for Delta to resolve, allowing flights to resume.

Twitter snafu means 336 million users should change their password

Twitter didn't protect passwords, leaving you vulnerable if you don't change it.

Domed city that MN nearly built is now a documentary

The futuristic city was to be built in a forest near Grand Rapids.

Can a court force you to unlock a phone with your fingerprint? Yep

If investigators need your fingerprint to access your phone for a case, they can probably get it.

I finally watched 'Star Wars' to see what all the fuss was about – Part 2

One writers quest to understand why people are obsessed with 'Star Wars' continues ... with the prequels.

Pizza Hut promises hotter pies thanks to 3M technology

The pizza chain developed a new delivery pouch lined with 3M insulation – which is normally used in ski jackets.

Walmart wants to deliver groceries directly to your fridge

It's the latest attempt to regain lost ground from Amazon.

More people pirated 'Game of Thrones' S7 than watched it legally

A security firm called the numbers "absolutely staggering."

Google Glass isn't dead – one Minnesota factory is actually embracing it

Glass has apparently been a huge help for the Minnesota company.

Update: Maybe Tesla's autopilot didn't lead to that car crash

Tesla says it got an email from the driver explaining what happened.