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Body found on St. Paul road believed to be hit-and-run victimThe man's identity and official cause of death have not been announced. No further information is currently available.

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Snowy Saturday: Here's how much snow is forecast in MinnesotaHow much can Minnesotans expect? The National Weather Service continues to forecast the highest amounts - 4-7 inches of fluffy snow - falling along the Minnesota River Valley in an area generally between Redwood Falls and Mankato, with up to 7 inches also possible south of Mankato along the Interstate 90 corridor.

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Saudi TV says missile or drone intercepted over RiyadhDUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia says it intercepted an apparent missile or drone attack over its capital, Riyadh, amid the kingdom's yearslong war against Yemen's Houthi rebels.

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Minnesota takes on New Orleans, aims to stop 4-game slideNew Orleans Pelicans vs. Minnesota Timberwolves. Minneapolis; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST LINE: Pelicans - 8; over/under is 223.5 BOTTOM LINE: Minnesota comes into the matchup with New Orleans after losing four in a row.

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Minnesota man, 25, pleads guilty to role in police precinct fire during George Floyd riotingA 25-year-old Minnesota man pleaded guilty Friday after authorities accused him of helping set fire to the Third Precinct headquarters of the Minneapolis Police Department last May.

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Asia Today: Sri Lanka minister who drank potion is positiveCOLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Sri Lanka's health minister who has faced criticism for consuming and endorsing a herbal syrup made by a sorcerer has tested positive for COVID-19.

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Restored by local health board, MDH steps in to revoke restaurant owner's licenseThe Department of Health informed a restaurant owner that her license will be revoked for defying the governor's COVID-19 executive orders.

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Minnesota Republicans participate in virtual March for LifeMinnesota Citizens Concerned for Life has released a video with many Republicans pledging to continue their fight against abortion.

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Iowa wrestling gets bonus points in 5 matches, mauls MinnesotaSpencer Lee, Austin DeSanto and Jaydin Eierman all posted bonus-point victories for an early spark and their Iowa teammates stoked the flames.

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NDSU Volleyball Opens Season With Win Over UNDThe North Dakota State University volleyball team rattled off three straight set victories to pull out a 3-1 win over North Dakota in the 2020-21 season opener on Friday afternoon inside the Bentson Bunker Fieldhouse.

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Blooming Prairie girls win third straight gameThe Blooming Prairie girls basketball team beat United South Central by a score of 64-35 ion the road Friday.

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Hayfield girls clip FBA to stay unbeatenThe Hayfield girls basketball team was able to squeak past Faribault Bethlehem Academy 50-46 in Faribault Friday.

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NDSU Basketball Programs Split Night One of Doubleheaders Against DenverFARGO, N.D. – The North Dakota State men’s basketball team improved to 6-1 in Summit League play with a 70-58 victory over Denver on Friday night inside the Scheels Center.

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Snow is expected for most of Minnesota Saturday into Saturday night1 to 2 inches is expected in northern lakes area, 2-3 inches in Brainerd, increasing in St. Cloud and southern parts of the state.

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NDSU Football Hits the Field for the First Spring PracticeFARGO, N.D  With the Missouri Valley Football Conference spring season just one month away, North Dakota State hit the practice field for the first time.

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Dahm's goal give Bruins a shootout winPatience paid off for the Austin Bruins as they beat the Chippewa Steel 2-1 in a shootout in Riverside Arena Friday.

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Force Fall To Des Moines In First Of Weekend SetThe Fargo Force dropped a Friday matinee to the Des Moines Buccaneers, 4-2. The two are back in action tomorrow evening at Scheels Arena.

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Play of the Week Nominees: January 22ndThe latest DJ Colter High School Play of The Week Nominees come Minnesota on the ice and hardwood.

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United South Central tops BP boysThe Blooming Prairie boys basketball team opened its season with a loss to United South Central by a score of 59-46 in BP Friday.

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Dragons Defeat UMD To Win 6th StraightDULUTH, Minn. — The Minnesota State University Moorhead mens basketball team extended its winning streak to five with a 93-76 win over Minnesota Duluth in action Friday night in Duluth, Minn.

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St. Paul Police Investigating Deadly Hit-And-RunPassersby reported finding the body of a man in the southbound lane of McKnight Road.

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An Unusual Leadup To Football Isn't Throwing NDSU OffFARGO, ND  The Bison were back on the practice fields this summer. That was under the sun.

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Lyle-Pacelli boys put up 100 points in win over WolverinesThe Lyle-Pacelli boys basketball team had seven players reach double figures in scoring as they beat Glenville-Emmons 100-32 in Lyle Friday.

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Groups Protest BCA Over 25-Year-Old Anthony Legato's Shooting DeathThe shooting was in October after Pine County deputies say they tried to stop 25-year-old Anthony Legato on Interstate 35 just south of Hinckley.

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Lambert is learning quick in on the matThere was a time when Nick Lambert didn't know how to wrestle. Now it's getting him through a pandemic in the midst of his senior year.

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Fargo Police investigates increase in fentanyl overdosesFARGO, N.D.  The Fargo Police Department is hoping to crack down on the increase in fentanyl overdose cases throughout the metro.

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NHL: Devan Dubnyk, San Jose Sharks lose to Minnesota WildDevan Dubnyk allowed goals to Joel Eriksson Ek and Zach Parise as the Sharks lose to the Minnesota Wild.

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Minnesota leaders give update on COVID-19 vaccine rolloutAs of Thursday, Minnesota was 45th in the U.S. in the percentage of allocated COVID-19 vaccine doses used, according to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention data.

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Winter Weather Advisory From Sat 12:00 Pm Cst Until Sun 6:00 Am CstThe latest road conditions for the state you are calling from can be obtained by calling 5 1 1.

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Winter Weather Advisory From Sat 3:00 Pm Cst Until Sun 9:00 Am CstWHAT and Snow expected. Total accumulations of 4 to 6 inches, locally higher amounts possible.

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Daughter of MN Supreme Court Justice, Allina Health CEO found dead in IowaThe 21-year-old was found dead in the parking lot of a sorority, according to police.

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AG Ellison Announces Settlements With 2 Restaurants That Defied COVID RestrictionsEllison's office had sued Cork, in Anoka, on Dec. 18 for violating the ban on indoor dining.

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Slaathaug puts up 36 as Vikings rollThe Hayfield boys basketball team beat Faribault Bethlehem Academy by a score of 84-51 in Hayfield Friday.

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Brooks: University of Minnesota students learn the comfort of sharing comfort foodsFollow the StarTribune for the news, photos and videos from the Twin Cities and beyond.

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21-year-old daughter of Allina Health CEO and Minnesota Supreme Court Justice found deadAccording to a release from the Ames Police Department, at 9:49 Friday morning police responded to a medical call at the Delta Delta Delta Sorority on the 300 block of Ash Avenue.

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Fatigued ASU hockey swept by No. 4 MinnesotaASU hockey drops two-game series to Minnesota, allowing 20 goals and 99 shots on goal.

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Winter Weather Advisory From Sat 12:00 Pm Cst Until Sun 3:00 Am CstWHAT and Snow expected. Total snow accumulations of 4 to 6 inches, with isolated accumulations of up to 7 inches possible.

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No. 3 Ohio State Shuts Out Minnesota State, 3-0Second Period: Still nursing their 1-0 lead late into the second period, Ohio State got a boost when freshman Jenna Buglioni beat Minnesota State goalie Calla Frank with a shot 14:31 into the period to make the score 2-0.

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Minnesota Community Paramedics Help Homeless Face COVID-19When an outbreak hit Rochester's homeless population, a group of paramedics stepped up to bring clinical care to unhoused people who were diagnosed with COVID-19.

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Perfect ten again for Gophers; Minnesota beats ASU 10-2After going more than 17 years without scoring 10 goals against an opponent, the No.

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Gophers' late-game eruption spurs second blowout of Arizona StateDespite a mild start to the winter, seasoned Minnesotans knew the cold and the snow would come eventually.

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Well, Here We Go Again!Hey! How are you doing tonight? I guess Ive been AWOL for about a week and the reason is& Its been pretty quiet and I havent really had much to pass along.

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Jace Frederick: Ryan Saunders has made mistakes, but he's also been set up to failEven with Karl-Anthony Towns on the floor, he's surrounded by players who aren't ready.

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Michigan Edges No. 4 Minnesota to Win Top-Five ShowdownThe No. 3-ranked University of Michigan women's gymnastics team earned a 195.850-195.000 victory over.

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Man in Minnesota charged with threatening member of CongressA marijuana industry activist who said he was temporarily living in Minnesota has been charged with threatening an unnamed member of Congress, according to court documents unsealed Friday.

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1 Hospitalized After Edina Apartment FireThe city fire department reports there was a kitchen fire in a second-floor apartment with one person inside.

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Cumulative Mower County COVID cases surpasses 3,700Austin Daily Herald The Minnesota Department of Health reported 3,708 cumulative cases in Mower County, including 73 "probable cases," as of Friday morning.

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Hank Aaron, baseball's one-time home run king, dies at 86ATLANTA — His name is all over the baseball record book and, indeed, Hank Aaron could do it all.

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West St. Paul couple says someone has been targeting them with racial slurs and threats. Police are investigating.A West St. Paul couple says racial slurs and threatening words and images have been scrawled on their apartment door seven times since last year, with the last two coming this week.

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Psst… Your cardiologist isn't impressed with that standing deskStudy finds getting vertical while at work may have benefits, but none that are cardiovascular.

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Minnesota Vikings News and Links: January 23rd and 24th, 2021From Vikings.com: The Pro Football Focus crew digs into what went wrong for the Vikings in 2020 and where they can look to improve in the 2021 NFL Draft.

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For 1st Black Pentagon chief, racism challenge is personalWASHINGTON — Newly confirmed Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin will have to contend not only with a world of security threats and a massive military bureaucracy, but also with a challenge that hits closer to home: rooting out racism and extremism in the ranks.

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Minnesota restaurant launches snowmobile delivery to ice housesThanks to some pandemic creativity, a restaurant in Waconia, Minnesota is now trying something uniquely Minnesotan: delivering food and beer via snowmobile across frozen Lake Waconia.

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Walz: Minnesota heading toward 3 million vaccinated targetThe state reported that all nursing home residents in Minnesota have been offered vaccinations and 80% received at least first doses.

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NDSU professor leads study on physical activity and COVID-19 complicationsFARGO, N.D.  With many people taking precautions to remain safe during the pandemic, some may be skipping activities that get their blood flowing and hearts pumping.

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Human Remains Found Inside Burned Vehicle In Goodhue Co. IdentifiedAccording to the sheriff's office, a structure fire was reported at 6:14 p.m. on Dec.

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Roslyn Robertson to lead Department of Labor and IndustryRobertson accepted the appointment after serving as temporary commissioner for five months.

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Ice Palace Maze In Stillwater Made With 500,000 Pounds Of IceThere's a new attraction in Stillwater. The Ice Palace Maze outside the Zephyr Theatre opened Friday afternoon to visitors.

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'It's been almost a year of trying to keep grandma safe': Vaccines reach older Northlanders, educatorsThis week, nine community vaccine clinics opened in Minnesota, including in Mountain Iron, as part of the state's pilot program.

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Minnesota Looks At Increasing Capitol Security In Wake Of Protests Over The Last YearDepartment of Public Safety Commissioner John Harrington said there were 117 protests or rallies at the capitol in 2020, which is about one every three days.

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Changes To Process For 2nd Week Of COVID Vaccine Rollout For People 65+, EducatorsHealth officials tell us they're working to improve the scheduling system for next week. They say changes will be made before Tuesday when scheduling reopens again.

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Republicans shift to limit, not undo, Minnesota governor's emergency powersThey've introduced more than half a dozen proposals this session that would not end the peacetime state of emergency outright but would dramatically change how long the governor could wield executive power without legislative approval and limit his ability to shutter schools and businesses in response to the corona­virus pandemic.

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Trump impeachment trial to begin in Senate week of Feb. 8, Schumer says"During that period, the Senate will continue to do other business for the American people, such as Cabinet nominations and the COVID relief bill which would provide relief for millions of Americans who are suffering during this pandemic" Schumer said on the Senate floor.

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Federal charges: MN marijuana lobbyist threatened U.S. representative"I want you to be as scared as possible," the voicemail allegedly says.

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I feel hope: Nursing homes begin to reopen as COVID falls and vaccinations are almost completedIts unclear how many nursing homes are currently open. Their numbers are increasing weekly, but theyre opening the doors gingerly.

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Yellen nomination sails through Senate panel; final vote set for MondayThe full Senate will vote on Yellen's nomination on Monday, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said on the Senate floor late Friday, which would allow her to get to work promptly on President Joe Biden's economic agenda.

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1 injured in kitchen fire at apartment in Edina, MinnesotaA fire at an apartment in Edina, Minnesota sent one person to the hospital Friday, according to Edina Fire Chief Tom Schmitz.

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Does Northshore Mining's tailings basin expansion require environmental review?Regulators weigh environmental review of Milepost 7 tailings basin expansion after Cleveland-Cliffs submits permit application.

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Taking a cue from Biden, Doomtree rapper Dessa pens ode to Janet YellenWhen Joe Biden announced his intent to nominate Janet Yellen for Secretary of the Treasury, he noted that she would be the first female in that position and that Lin-Manuel Miranda ought to write a musical about her, as he did about the first Secretary of the Treasury in “Hamilton.”.

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German CDU confirms Laschet as new leader in postal ballotLaschet, premier of Germany's most populous state and the self-styled Merkel continuity candidate, won 83.35% of the valid postal votes cast by 1,001 delegates, the CDU said.

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East Metro Collective Builds Tiny House Community For People Experiencing HomelessnessMore than 50,000 Minnesotans experience homelessness every year. The pandemic has made things worse. But one group is tackling the big problem in a small, but impactful way.

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Schumer: Trump impeachment trial to begin week of Feb. 8WASHINGTON  Opening arguments in the Senate impeachment trial for Donald Trump on the charge of incitement of insurrection for the Capitol riot will begin the week of Feb.

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Stimulus Package Latest: Parents Could Receive Monthly Payments With Expanded Child Tax CreditDemocrats are reportedly drafting a plan to expand the Child Tax Credit, which could lead to monthly payments for millions of the neediest Americans.

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Early 2021 Minneapolis Crime Stats Show 250% Increase In Gunshot VictimsIt's still early in the year, but statistics show that crime is trending up in the city of Minneapolis.

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MN Legislature to act on Cruz-Guzman lawsuit over school segregationLawyers are close to resolving a 2015 lawsuit that claims segregated schools are preventing Twin Cities-area students of color from getting an adequate education.

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Crestview survives South Washington board vote  but not music programsThe South Washington School Board decided Thursday to keep Crestview Elementary School in Cottage Grove open, but to cut music teaching district-wide for elementary students.

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Minnesota takes on New Orleans, aims to stop 4-game slideThe Pelicans are 3-6 in Western Conference play. New Orleans ranks eighth in the Western Conference with 12.2 fast break points per game led by Lonzo Ball averaging 2.6.

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Snow moves in Saturday: Heaviest totals across southern MinnesotaThe Twin Cities metro area will likely see 3 to 6 inches of snow by Sunday morning.

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Medical Community Works To Persuade Black Community To Take COVID VaccineEfforts are underway to stop the misinformation and get people prepared to take this life-saving vaccination.

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Devan Dubnyk returns to Minnesota as an opposing goaltenderThe Sharks goaltender is starting his sixth consecutive Wild home opener.

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Minnesota Senate Republicans release legislative prioritiesST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota Senate Republicans unveiled priorities for the new legislative session this week that include limiting the governor's peacetime emergency powers and avoiding tax increases to help with financial woes caused by the pandemic.

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First round of vaccine given to Minnesota's skilled nursing homes, officials sayHealth officials announced that progress the same week that more Minnesotans were granted access to the vaccine.

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Minnesota Senate Republicans release legislative prioritiesST. PAUL, Minn. — Minnesota Senate Republicans unveiled priorities for the new legislative session this week that include limiting the governor's peacetime emergency powers and avoiding tax increases to help with financial woes caused by the pandemic.

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Minnesota Dental Association says thousands of dental health care workers still not vaccinatedThey're considered Tier One health care workers, high priority candidates to receive the COVID-19 vaccination, but the Minnesota Dental Association told 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS thousands of dental health care workers have not even been notified as to when and where they can receive their vaccinations...

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North Dakota cannabis petition approved for circulationBISMARCK, N.D.  Secretary of State Al Jaeger has approved a petition to be circulated for a constitutional initiative to legalize recreational marijuana.

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Winter weather advisory in effect across Minnesota Saturday afternoon through Sunday morningSnow totals are expected to be between 4-6 inches in portions of central, east-central, south-central and southeast Minnesota, where the advisory will be in effect...

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Duluth's frontline workers to address pandemic trials in virtual event Wednesday"We want to honor and support them by listening to them," the Duluth Superior Area Community Foundation's Shaun Floerke said Friday about the program.

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Jace Frederick: Ryan Saunders has made mistakes, but he's also been set up to failI feel bad for him, veteran guard DAngelo Russell said, Hes not getting a fair chance..

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2 men found unresponsive from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning in northern MinnesotaTwo men are recovering from apparent carbon monoxide poisoning after they were found unresponsive in a garage near Bemidji, Minnesota, according to the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office.

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Two men plead guilty to arson at Minneapolis Police Department Third Precinct buildingTwo St. Paul men pleaded guilty to federal arson charges for damage to the Minneapolis Police Department Third Precinct building, U.S. District Attorney Erica MacDonald announced Friday.

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Minnesota allocated nearly 900K vaccine doses so farThe state's snapshot of progress in administering vaccines also showed that 214,050 people have gotten their first dose of a two-shot series, with 49,604 people having completed the two shots...

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Minnesota looks to boost Capitol security after tumultuous, sometimes violent yearMinnesota officials are considering adding a permanent fence around the Capitol and installing metal detectors after the building and lawmakers have faced ongoing threats of violence this year.

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American Crystal Sugar among top donors to election-objecting lawmakersAmerican Crystal Sugar Co.'s political action committee says it will continue supporting candidates important to agricultural policy considerations and won't base decisions based on one vote to accept or reject Electoral College votes in the presidential race.

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No players on New Orleans injury list ahead of game at MinnesotaFor a second straight time this week, New Orleans listed no players on its official injury report Friday.

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Top Iran leader posts Trump-like image with drone, vows revenge"Both the murderers and those who ordered it should know that revenge may come at any time," said the comments on top of the image, which showed the shadow of a drone looming over the lone golfer.

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Advisory board named for Minnesota conviction review unitMinnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison said other leading experts on the advisory board include former Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Paul Anderson and former Minneapolis NAACP President Leslie Redmond.

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MINNESOTA CAPITOL NOTEBOOK: Biden inauguration draws blowback, but no blows. Emergency power fights continue in MinnesotaAs the third week of the 2021 legislative session comes to a close, here's a look at what lawmakers took up and what's on tap next week.

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Wisconsin resources board votes down winter wolf huntThe Department of Natural Resources is planning to wait until November for first wolf hunt since 2014.

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Minnesota looks to boost Capitol security after tumultuous, sometimes violent yearMinnesota officials are considering adding a permanent fence around the Capitol and installing metal detectors after the building and lawmakers have faced ongoing threats of violence this year.

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Free Agent Faceoff: Brad Hand vs. Trevor RosenthalBefore reading the final entry of the "Free Agent Faceoff" series be sure to check out the previous three Hitter: Marcell Ozuna vs. Nelson CruzUtilityman: Kiké Hernández vs. Tommy La StellaStarting Pitching: Jake Odorizz...

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MINNESOTA CAPITOL NOTEBOOK: Biden inauguration draws blowback, but no blows. Emergency power fights continue in MinnesotaAs the third week of the 2021 legislative session comes to a close, here's a look at what lawmakers took up and what's on tap next week.

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Minnesota looks to boost Capitol security after tumultuous, sometimes violent yearMinnesota officials are considering adding a permanent fence around the Capitol and installing metal detectors after the building and lawmakers have faced ongoing threats of violence this year.

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Essentia Health answers vaccine questionsExperts answered community questions about the COVID-19 vaccine over Zoom on Friday.

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Homegrown Music Festival brings Fiasco to your screenOrganizers have created four hour-long episodes filled with local music and interviews as a virtual version of its annual Winter Fiasco.

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Two St. Paul men plead guilty to federal charges in burning of Mpls 3rd Precinct police stationTwo men from Saint Paul have pleaded guilty to federal arson charges in connection with a fire that destroyed the Third Precinct Minneapolis police station during riots after the death of George Floyd.

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St. Paul Man Federally Charged After Threatening Voicemail Left To U.S. RepresentativeHe said he left the voicemail to cause "political pain" to the representative's career, the complaint says.

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City of Duluth urges caution after sharp debris collected from Park Point BeachDredge material intended to build up eroding shorelines has been found to contain shredded aluminum cans disposed of in the 1970s, say the city and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

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Cramer, Hoeven ask Biden to resume border wall constructionFARGO  North Dakotas U.S. senators are asking President Biden to reconsider an executive order that ordered a pause on the construction of a wall on the border with Mexico.

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Tips for Your First Winter Bike Ride, Walk or RollWinter is a cold season in Minnesota. Yet, this doesn't stop some cyclists and those who walk and roll from enjoying a winter ride or stroll.

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Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Atlanta Hawks: Odds, injuries, what to watch forThe Minnesota Timberwolves try to bounce back from a devastating loss last time out with a Friday night home matchup against the Atlanta Hawks.

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Retired Minnesota school psychologist and shy Swedish schoolgirl bond over a bookThe story of how the cross-Atlantic reading sessions came to be actually starts in 1989, when a Swedish high school student named Max Florenius came to live with the family of John and Susan Wabaunsee in La Crosse, Wis., as a foreign exchange student.

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Local View: National amnesia will not lead to healing, unity, reconciliationFrom the column: "Reconciliation means more than forgetting about the past. Ultimately, it is about confronting the past and learning from it."

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Minnesota vs Maryland Prediction, College Basketball Game PreviewMinnesota vs Maryland Broadcast Date: Saturday, January 23 Game Time: 2:00 ET Venue: Williams Arena, Minneapolis, MN Network: BTN - All of the CFN Fea.

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St. Paul Double Homicide Victims IdentifiedSt. Paul Police have identified the two victims of Thursday's early morning double homicide.

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With Trump's exit, Gov. Kristi Noem's version of 'normal' America will be tested on national stageSouth Dakota's governor has been mentioned among Republicans vying for a presidential bid in 2024.

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Fugitive sought in Mayville State University attack arrestedMAYVILLE, ND  A man wanted for attempted murder in the beating of a student on the Mayville State University campus has been arrested.

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St. Louis County resident dies from COVID-19; number of new cases increasesThe person who died was a St. Louis County resident in their late 60s, bringing the total number of lives lost in the county to 245.

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Wisconsin Republicans aim to end governor's mask mandateThis resolution only needs to pass the Senate and Assembly to end the governor's public health emergency and the mask mandate - and it doesn't need Evers' signature to take effect because it's a joint resolution, The Associated Press says.

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Maryland basketball vs. No. 17 Minnesota preview: What to knowThe Terps take to Minneapolis to face their fourth straight ranked Big Ten opponent.

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Nicollet Ave. project: a zombie streetcar and pot of Minneapolis money that nobody wants to talk aboutIf you talk to people off the record, nobody likes the Nicollet streetcar proposal, at least not as it's currently drafted.

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Duluth couple's handmade cutting boards, coasters go with the flow"It can be art and functional at the same time," said Travis Demenge.

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JB's Defensive Back of the Week: Minnesota Gopher Benjamin St-JusteJB's Defensive Back of the Week is an honor and our inaugural Defensive Back of the Week is a sleeper who could catapult himself into a Top-75 pick when all is said and done.

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Minnesota gets 250K dose increase in COVID vaccine allotmentMinnesota is getting bump of a quarter-million doses to its allocation of COVID-19 vaccine, bringing the total to roughly 871-thousand doses, which includes around 523-thousand already shipped to Minnesota providers so far.

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Reopening elementary schools: How it's done mattersElementary school settings are not somehow naturally COVID-proof. These schools still represent a real transmission risk with broad impacts.

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Minnesota National Guard returning 400 members from DCOn Friday the Minnesota National Guard announced that nearly 400 guard members are scheduled to return home this weekend after providing support for the presidential inauguration in Washington D.C.

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Infant botulism case reported in North DakotaBISMARCK, ND  The North Dakota Department of Health received a report of an infant diagnosed with botulism.

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MCCL marks 48th anniversary of RoeThe annual pro-life march and rally outside the Minnesota Capitol is virtual on this 48th anniversary of Roe - v - Wade due to COVID.

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Brooks: University of Minnesota students learn the comfort of sharing comfort foodsIn the bleak early days of the pandemic, as Americans cocooned themselves in jigsaw puzzles, half-sewn face masks and bubbling tubs of sourdough starter, student journalist Nina Raemont started cooking.

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Luis Amarilla signs with LDU Quito after one-year loan at Minnesota United FCMinnesota United FC's search for a go-to striker during the 2021 MLS season continues, with Ecuadorian first-division side LDU Quito announcing Thursday that they'd signed Luis Amarilla on a one-year loan with a purchase option.

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Community group hopes to install billboard to get neighbor a kidneyA group called "Team Ted" aims to raise $5,000 to find their friend a kidney donor.

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Barbara Joan Frandle, 84Joan Frandle, age 84, of Austin, Minn., passed away Friday, January 8, 2021, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester, Minn., with her son by her side holding her hand as she went from this world to her eternal rest.

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Snowy weekend ahead for Mower CountyCold temperatures on Friday will be ushering in more snow this weekend. According to the National Weather Service in La Crosse, Wisconsin, snow is expected after noon on Saturday with an accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

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Minnesota allocated nearly 900K vaccine doses so farMINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota health officials reported Friday the state has now been allocated 871,650 doses of federally controlled COVID-19 vaccine, up more than 240,000 doses from a week earlier.

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Charges: Coach raped teenage girl on Minnesota basketball teamThe 33-year-old head coach has been charged in connection to the alleged crimes.

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Minnesota nonprofits getting creative to crawl out of COVID-19 financial holeThe coronavirus has wreaked havoc for the nonprofit world, from large health systems to small arts and social service agencies and colleges.

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Minnesota Vikings 2021 NFL draft: Vikings a team in a position to moveThe Minnesota Vikings could be movers in the 2021 NFL draft, according to Bleacher Report.

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Minnesota man, 38, killed in Iron County snowmobile crashA 38-year-old man from Minnesota died Thursday night as a result of a snowmobile crash in Iron County.

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Minnesota courts limit in-person activities in court facilities for additional 45 daysMinnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie S. Gildea issued a statewide order effective Feb. 1 that limits in-person activity in courthouses for an additional 45 days and creates standing criteria to hold criminal jury trials at that time, according to a release.

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Vikings cap space 2021: How much salary cap space the Minnesota Vikings have, and how they can add moreWe break down the projected available cap space in 2021 for the Vikings and notable contract situations.

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State rep demands apology after 'authoritarian' investigation into rally attendance goes nowhereAn investigation requested by Speaker Melissa Hortman found "no actions or speech rose to the level of criminal activity" during a protest at the Minnesota Capitol.

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St. Paul man pleads guilty in Minneapolis Third Precinct fire casePlus: erosion project dredges up decades-old garbage in Duluth; Minneapolis short-term rental cap moves forward; snow expected for metro Saturday; and more.

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Our View: Protect free speech, the 'dread of tyrants'From the editorial: "Americans can call on Congress and the social-media power players of today to begin a robust and respectful conversation and to hammer together and settle on rules and laws that help to ensure accountability, discourage irresponsible censorship, and protect free speech."

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Minnesota Timberwolves: 3 things the Wolves actually do wellWith a 3-10 record, the Minnesota Timberwolves are in the cellar of the Western Conference.

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The daily coronavirus update: 21 more deaths; 1,506 new cases in MinnesotaThe state has reported 709 deaths in January so far, making it the third deadliest month of the pandemic.

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Minnesota Weather: 3-6 Inches Of Snow Likely In Southern MN On SaturdayWCCO meteorologists are projecting between three to six inches of snow. Areas south of I-94 will see around four inches, while those north of I-94 will see between one and three inches.

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1,525 new COVID-19 cases, 21 deaths reported in MinnesotaSo far, COVID-19 has resulted in the deaths of 6,032 people in Minnesota since the coronavirus pandemic.

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Urban Expedition at Landmark Center in St. PaulKids and adults can learn about the world this Sunday with Landmark Center's Urban Expedition program!

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Devan Dubnyk returns to Minnesota as an opposing goaltenderBecause of California COVID regulations, the Sharks are playing every game away from home.

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Minnesota reports 1,525 new COVID-19 cases, 21 deaths FridayMinnesota health officials reported 1,525 new cases of COVID-19 and 21 additional deaths Friday.

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Readings and Writers: Lake Superior Writers seeks entries for annual contestA Nobel-Prize winning author's initial volume in a tumultuous, epic story of medieval Norway is blurbed.

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Hearing set for Historic Old Central High School plan to sellPrograms currently using the building will need to be relocated before Oct. 25, with the exact plans forthcoming.

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Atlanta Hawks at Minnesota Timberwolves odds, picks and predictionPreviewing Friday's Atlanta Hawks at Minnesota Timberwolves NBA betting odds and lines, with basketball picks, tips and predictions.

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Henry Aaron, baseball's one-time home run king, dies at 86ATLANTA  Hank Aaron, who endured racist threats with stoic dignity during his pursuit of Babe Ruths home run record and gracefully left his mark as one of baseballs greate...

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Metro area, southern Minnesota to get several inches of snowThe Twin Cities area is expected to get 4-6 inches, and more may fall in south-central Minnesota.

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Minnesota's vaccine allocation increases to 871,650 doses21 deaths, 1,525 infections reported on Friday amid continued signs that a post-holiday increase in COVID-19 activity has eased.

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Op-Ed: Minnesota DNR Snubs Southern Minnesota AgainI recently saw a news release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources about the appointment of people to committees.

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Human remains found in burnt car in Goodhue County identifiedThe person whose remains were found in a burned car in Goodhue County on New Year's Eve has been identified as a 36-year-old Dodge Center man.

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NFL Tweets Reactions to Gary Kubiak's RetirementUtmost congratulations to a truly great man and hell of a football coach. A players coach through and through who knew how to grind when it was time to grind and when to have a beer with you when it was time for a beer.

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Minneapolis a step closer to banning facial recognition technologyThere are concerns about it leading to a surveillance state, and that it could harm disadvantaged communities.

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Sen. Klobuchar Says MN Troops Not Among Nat'l Guard Sent To Rest In DC Parking Garage, Calls Incident 'Appalling'Minnesota National Guard troops were not among those sent to rest in a Washington, D.C. parking garage, according to Sen.

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UMD men's hockey: Bulldogs hungry for wins, NCHC points following COVID-19 layoffWestern Michigan visits Amsoil Arena for a 6:07 p.m. game Saturday and 4:07 p.m. game Sunday in Duluth.

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COVID In Minnesota: 21 Deaths, 1,525 New Cases Reported FridayMinnesota health officials have reported an additional 1,525 cases of COVID and 21 deaths on Friday.

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Here is Minnesota's COVID-19 update for Friday, January 22The B.1.1.7. variant of coronavirus that was first discovered in the United Kingdom has been found in Minnesota, with health officials so far confirming five cases of the variant in the Twin Cities metro area, but none have been confirmed in the last two weeks.

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Why lawmakers introduce bills that have little chance of becoming law in Minnesota's divided LegislatureTo that end, the Senate GOP caucus released its legislative plan Thursday. It includes bills that would allow businesses to reopen once they have a COVID safety plan; end the governor's authority to close schools and limit other emergency powers; cut state agencies' budgets by 5 percent; impose a Voter ID requirement; create private-school...

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LIVE: Ice Road Connects Northwest Angle To Rest Of U.S. During PandemicLake of the Woods Tourism Executive Director Joe Henry says the road is, Â "Really a result of small business owners up in the Northwest Angle, who really have been with very little revenue since March when the border was shut down, coming up with a solution to try to save their businesses."

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The Minnesota Golden Gophers Volleyball Team is ready to kick off 2021The #7 Gophers are ready to make a run at another Final Four.

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U.S. Senate confirms Biden nominee Austin as defense secretary"General Austin is an exceptionally qualified leader with a long and distinguished career in the U.S. military," Reed said before the vote.

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Bill seeks to ease limits on North Dakota's 'castle' lawBISMARCK, N.D.  Members of the North Dakota Legislature are taking another shot at easing restrictions on the right to use deadly force in self-defense.

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Boys, ages 11 and 12, arrested after racing, crashing stolen car in St. PaulThe 11-year-old was treated at Regions Hospital for minor injuries and then booked at the Ramsey County Juvenile Detention Center for stealing a vehicle.

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Sen Smith intends to vote to convict former Pres Trump on article of impeachmentMajority Leader Chuck Schumer says the House article of impeachment against former President Trump will be sent to the Senate on Monday.

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What's The Worst Kind Of Customer?Dave and Falen share a funny TikTok that mentions the name Falen, and we talk about ordering and the worst kind of customers.

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Maryland Takes on #17 Minnesota SaturdayThe Maryland men's basketball team travels to face No. 17 Minnesota for a Saturday afternoon tilt in Minneapolis.

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Former MLB home run king Hank Aaron dead at 86Aaron's hitting prowess earned him the nickname "Hammerin' Hank," and his power was attributed to strong wrists.

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Remains found in burning vehicle New Year's Eve ID'd as Dodge Center manThe Goodhue County Sheriff's Office said the remains were that of a 36-year-old Dodge Center man.

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Justin Jefferson Named PFF's Rookie of the YearI know that Justin Herbert did some special things this season, and at times Chase Young looked phenomenal, but Jefferson was on another level compared to other rookies, and his season held up compared to the best receivers in the league regardless of experience.

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Minnesota Golden Gophers Non-revenue RoundupThe Minnesota Golden Gophers women's gymnastics team got off to a great start to thier season a week ago and now will have the biggest regular season meet in recent memory on Friday as a reward.

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Hank Aaron dies at 86Hank Aaron ATLANTA  Baseball great and one-time home run king Hank Aaron has died.

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Live Updates: Austin confirmed as defense secretary and Yellen's nomination advances to SenateWashington - The Senate is trying to move President Biden's Cabinet nominations forward on Friday - it confirmed General Lloyd Austin to be defense secretary by a vote of 93 to 2, and the Senate Finance Committee unanimously advanced Janet Yellen's nomination to be treasury secretary.

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An eye-opening show at Minnesota Center for Book Arts; Lyra Baroque's Jacques Ogg streams a concert from the NetherlandsOn Wednesday, Jan. 6, white supremacists were among those who attacked the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. By the following Monday, 151 letterpress posters were displayed in the windows of the Minnesota Center for Book Arts on Washington Ave.

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Judge strikes down 'pore space' law challenged by landownersBISMARCK, N.D.  A judge has struck down a North Dakota's law that landowners say takes away their property rights.

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Stimulus Check Update: When Could The Third Payment Arrive?A third stimulus check is likely given the political and economic landscape, but the timing remains a little less certain.

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In-person volunteering slowly returns in Minnesota after COVID surgeThis week, Every Meal and Second Harvest, the largest of seven food banks in the state, resumed volunteer shifts with COVID-19 safety measures.

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2021 Vikings ScheduleBesides playing six standard games against NFC North foes , Minnesota is also scheduled to play against teams from the AFC North and the NFC West.

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D.C. Memo: The Klobuchar inaugurationThe Associated Press reported that troops in riot gear lined the streets of Washington while armored vehicles and concrete barriers blocked the empty streets around the Capitol. Biden was safely sworn in behind miles of fencing. The wire service said that officials were also monitoring members of far-right extremist and militia groups,...

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Kirill Kaprizov: The most dynamic Minnesota rookie since…How far back do we need to go to answer that question? If the answer is Randy Moss in 1998, Kaprizov will have surpassed a lot of greats.

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On the anniversary of Roe, we fight for control of our bodiesAs we face the real possibility of losing federal protections for safe, legal abortion, we must take action at the state level.

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Institute researcher uses CryoEM to study cardiovascular diseaseDr. Raja Dey, a researcher in the Nucleotide Metabolism and Drug Discovery lab at The Hormel Institute, a biomedical research institute at the University of Minnesota, recently published two research articles in collaboration with Weill Cornell Medicine at New York and Weill Cornell Medicine Qatar, Education City, Qatar Foundation, Doha, Qatar.

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Minnesota Takes On Bernie Sanders Inauguration MemeThe day Joe Biden was inaugurated as president, one of his former rivals in the Democratic primaries, Bernie Sanders, once again became a meme.

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2021 NFL Draft PicksThe Minnesota Vikings are set to have the 14th overall pick in the 2021 NFL Draft.

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Lileks: All of Minnesota is a skating rinkPants with air bags. Think of the peace of mind: You're wearing a small explosive device tucked in the part of the anatomy doctors call "The Plumber's Crevasse." You slip, the bag deploys, and you bounce back to your feet.

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S.D. Gov. Noem Says She Gifted Trump A Bust With His Face On Mount RushmoreSouth Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem on Thursday said she gave former president Donald Trump a $1,100 bust depicting the president on Mount Rushmore last year because she knew it was something he wanted to receive.

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Winter storm watch issued where snow could exceed 6 inches in MinnesotaSnow will spread from west to east starting Saturday morning in western Minnesota.

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President Biden signs more COVID executive orders: here's what they areThe new president has set a target of administering 100 million doses in 100 days.

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Southland girls top Lyle-PacelliThe Southland girls basketball team beat Lyle-Pacelli 66-26 in Lyle Thursday. LP stats: Alana Rogne, 9; Olivia Heard, 8; Emma Wilde, 4; Averi Drennan, 3; Lissandra Ortiz, 2.

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Nearly 200 Workers At St. Paul Park Refinery Go On StrikeNearly 200 workers at Marathon Petroleum's St. Paul Park oil refinery went on strike Thursday afternoon.

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1 man dies in stabbing, another dies in separate shooting in MinneapolisOne person has been arrested in connection to the shooting.

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2021 Fantasy Baseball: Minnesota Twins Team OutlookGet the inside scoop! 2021 fantasy baseball player profiles, team analysis and stat projections for Minnesota Twins hitters and pitchers.

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Maryland at No. 17 Minnesota basketball preview and predictionMaryland at No. 17 Minnesota basketball preview and prediction.

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Iowa Wrestling: No. 1 Iowa vs #11 MinnesotaGreat big gobs of greasy, grimy gopher guts!

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Frontline Features: ER Nurse Connects with Patients Over Shared Vikings FandomEven beyond game days, Dan's Vikings fandom plays a significant role in his life. He often is able to connect with patients over a shared love of the team, which helps the person feel more at ease in a potentially frightening situation.

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Blue Devils drop a nail-biter in openerThe Riverland Community College mens basketball team lost its season opener on a buzzer beater to Mount Mary University by a score of 73-71 on the road Thursday.

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Why Didn't Minnesota Use Alexander Mattison More This Year?Coming into the 2020 season, there were big things expected from Alexander Mattison. The second-year running back put up a solid rookie season and with the added bonus of being a favorite of offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak, there was a possibility that an increased role could lead to a breakout season.

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2 Dead In Minneapolis Following Separate Shooting, Stabbing IncidentsThe Minneapolis Police Department says that two people are dead following separate shooting and stabbing incidents on the city's north side.

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How to Watch Minnesota vs Michigan Gymnastics OnlineMinnesota and Michigan gymnastics meet for a massive Top-5 matchup Friday night. Here's how you can watch it online.

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Minneapolis City Council to consider banning use of facial recognition technology by policePlus: judge rejects bid to delay Chauvin trial; Minnesota dodges major post-holiday spike in COVID-19 cases; uneven mask compliance among high school athletes; and more.

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Minnesota reports 1,525 more COVID-19 cases, 21 more deathsSixty-three of the cases were reported in Olmsted County, MDH said. Find a list of how many cases have been reported in each county here.

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Twins announce virtual TwinsFest for next weekendProviding fans the opportunity to safely interact with their favorite Twins players, coaches and alumni from the comfort of their own homes, the back-to-back American League Central Division Champion Minnesota Twins today announced plans for Virtual TwinsFest presented by Your Local Northland Ford Dealers, set for 9:00 a.m.

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Wild host home opener tonight against SharksWILD vs. SAN JOSE SHARKS 7 p.m. Xcel Energy Center, St. Paul. All-Time Wild Record: 29-32-7 2019-20: Minnesota went 1-2-0 in its three season meetings against San Jose...The Wild fell in the first season meeting, 6-5, at SAP Center at San Jose , suffered a 2-0.

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Minnesota's vaccine allocation increases to 871,650 dosesMinnesota's allocation of federally controlled COVID-19 vaccine increased to 871,650 doses on Friday amid statewide efforts to finish immunizing health care workers and long-term care residents, and to start giving shots to senior citizens as well.

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Nissan commits to UK car plant after post-Brexit trade dealLONDON — Japanese carmaker Nissan confirmed Friday that it will maintain its operations in Britain in the wake of the post-Brexit trade deal between the country and the European Union.

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A COVID-19 update and thoughts from Rice County, MinnesotaMinnesota Prairie Roots file photo from Valley Grove Cemetery, used for illustration only. SLIGHTLY OVER A MONTH has passed since I wrote about COVID-19 in my southeastern Minnesota county.

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Russia welcomes US proposal to extend nuclear treatyMOSCOW — The Kremlin has welcomed U.S. President Joe Biden's proposal to extend the last remaining nuclear arms control treaty between the two countries, which is set to expire in less than two weeks.

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Bosniak wartime officer gets 10 years for war crimesSARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina — A Bosnian court has convicted a former senior officer whose troops included Islamic volunteer fighters during the 1992-95 conflict of war crimes and sentenced him to 10 years in prison.

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Bond film 'No Time to Die' delayed again because of virusLONDON — Producers of the forthcoming James Bond thriller "No Time to Die" say the film's release has been delayed again, until the fall of 2021, because of the effects of the coronavirus pandemic.

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Advisory board named for Minnesota conviction review unitMINNEAPOLIS — A man who led a panel that reviewed a high-profile murder case where a Minneapolis man was freed from prison is one of 16 people named to the advisory board of Minnesota's first conviction review unit.

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Islamic State claims deadly and rare twin blasts in BaghdadBAGHDAD — Islamic State has claimed responsibility for a rare and deadly twin suicide bombing that rocked central Baghdad killing over 30 and wounding dozens.

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With new album, Epik High endures in South Korea music sceneSEOUL — Popular South Korean hip-hop trio Epik High was working on a song called "End of the World" before the pandemic hit last year.

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Relatives of plane's victims cast flowers into Indonesia seaTHOUSAND ISLANDS, Indonesia — Relatives of crash victims prayed and threw flowers into the Java Sea where a Sriwijaya Air jet plunged into the water almost two weeks ago, killing all 62 people on board.

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COVID In Minnesota: 21 Deaths, 1,525 New Cases Reported FridayMINNEAPOLIS – Minnesota health officials have reported an additional 1,525 cases of COVID and 21 deaths on Friday.

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In Somalia, mothers fear sons were sent to Ethiopia conflictMOGADISHU, Somalia — Pressure is growing on Somalia's government amid allegations that Somali soldiers have been sent to fight in neighboring Ethiopia's deadly Tigray conflict.

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Israeli warplanes strike Syria, kill 4DAMASCUS, Syria — Syrias state media says Israeli warplanes have fired several missiles on targets in central Syria, killing a family of four.

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Minnesota reports hospitalizations, deaths of school staff, studentsTwo Northland school buildings were removed from the Minnesota Department of Health's outbreak list Thursday.

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Gary Kubiak: Minnesota Vikings offensive coordinator announces retirement after 36 years in NFLMinnesota Vikings offensive coordinator Gary Kubiak has announced his retirement after 36 years as a player and coach in the NFL.

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ASU Hockey: Sun Devils pummeled at No. 4 MinnesotaFor the third straight game, the Sun Devils were mightily banged up, as Jarrod Gouley, Jacob Wilson, Ryan O'Reilly, Sean Dhooghe, Willie Knierim, and Cole Brady were all out.

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Gov. Abbott Goes After Austin on Police Budgets, HomelessnessAbbott Goes After Austin on Police Budgets, Homelessness AUSTIN, Texas - At a roundtable on public safety yesterday with law enforcement officials from across the state, Gov.

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Can a Divided Nation Make Its Food System More Fair?COLUMBUS, Ohio - The nation is at a turning point with a new push for unity, and some groups say changing our food system is one crucial step in addressing the divide.

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Black Floridians Getting COVID Vaccinations at Lower RatesBlack Americans are receiving COVID vaccinations at dramatically lower rates than whites,.

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Paid-Leave Proposal Resurfaces in ND LegislaturePaid-Leave Proposal Resurfaces in ND Legislature BISMARCK, N.D. - The weight of the pandemic is being felt by many North Dakota families, and supporters of a statewide paid-leave program are pushing a revised proposal they say would protect workers when they, or loved ones, need care.

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Kentucky Expands Suicide-Prevention Resources Amid PandemicTo keep pace with the growing demand for mental-health resources, the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services has added another accredited agency to serve as.

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Kids' Eye Health at Risk During PandemicRemote learning during the pandemic has meant excessive screen time for children, and a Maryland heath care group is raising awareness to prevent too much exposure to potentially damaging blue light.

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Biden Eviction Moratorium Called "Good Start"As an estimated 230,000 Pennsylvania families face possible eviction, civil-rights advocates say President Joe Biden's executive order extending the moratorium on evictions is a good start - but Congress could do more to protect tenants who have fallen behind on rent because of the pandemic.

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Suspect in brutal Minneapolis assault and robbery released from custody on bailA Brooklyn Park woman who was charged in a violent assault and robbery of an elderly Somali woman has been released on bail.

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To appease far left, Biden kills jobs and insults top allyBiden issued a myriad of executive orders during his first 24 hours in office, perhaps none more disturbing than revoking Keystone XL pipeline's permit.

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Early morning shooting leaves two dead in St. PaulThe St. Paul Police Department is investigating after two people were found with gunshot wounds early Thursday morning and later died.

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National Guard booted from Capitol to a parking garage, then returnedUnfortunately by Thursday night,  the New York Times reported many — especially from Alabama, Maryland, Tennessee and Virginia — were sleeping in an unheated garage at the Thurgood Marshall Judicial Center.

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Minnesota Takes On Bernie Sanders Inauguration MemeMINNEAPOLIS — The day Joe Biden was inaugurated as president, one of his former rivals in the Democratic primaries, Bernie Sanders, once again became a meme.

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Minnesota Center for Book Arts Confronts White Supremacy with Window Art InstallationEyes Wide Shut, by Evanston-based artist Ben Blount, speaks to the many facets of white supremacy in a series of 140 letterpress prints.

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Maryland officials to remember longtime Senate presidentANNAPOLIS, Md. — Maryland officials will be sharing memories of the nations longest-serving state Senate president.

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Iran, pressured by blackouts and pollution, targets BitcoinTEHRAN, Iran — Social media in Iran has been gripped by speculation that Bitcoin is to blame for a series of recent power blackouts across the country.

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Man plans to plead guilty to deaths of 36 partygoers in fireOAKLAND, Calif. — The master tenant of a cluttered, dilapidated San Francisco Bay Area warehouse where 36 people perished in a 2016 fire is scheduled to plead guilty.

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1051: Seepage in the Moisture BarrierMayor Frey is running for mayor again. Plus, Matt got sick and your voicemails.

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Minneapolis Chain of Lakes, Part 3Lake-of-the-Isles: Averaging 5.5 million visitors a year, this lake, which is connected to Cedar Lake and Bde Maka Ska as one of Minneapolis's "Chain of Lakes", is especially known for the surrounding stately houses of Hill, and East.

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Were grizzly bears ever indigenous to Minnesota?You might be surprised to learn the answer is yes. Grizzly bears once ruled the plains of western Minnesota.

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4 Gopher men explode for 10-0 win over Arizona StateThe No. 4 Gopher men's hockey team recorded its largest offensive output in just over 17 years on Thursday night as Minnesota earned a 10-0 win over Arizona State at 3M Arena at Mariucci.

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Advisory Board Named For Minnesota Conviction Review UnitMINNEAPOLIS — A man who led a panel that reviewed a high-profile murder case where a Minneapolis man was freed from prison after doubts were raised about the police investigation was one of 16 people named Thursday to the advisory board of Minnesota's first conviction review unit.

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Preview: Hawks visit Minnesota, aim for third straight winAfter a stretch of six losses in seven games, the Atlanta Hawks began this week in favorable fashion.

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Ice Yoga: The Ultimate In Mind Over MatterStanding on a windy, frozen lake doesn't sound appealing to most - but that's just what several Minnesotans do in order to relax.

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Packer swimmers topple FalconsThe Austin boys swimming and diving team beat Faribault 91-69 in a virtual meet in Bud Higgins Pool Thursday.

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Minneapolis Considers Ban Of Facial Recognition TechnologyA controversial crime-fighting tool could soon be off limits in Minneapolis.

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H.S. Boys Hockey Roundup: East Grand Forks Wins, Moorhead Falls in OTMOORHEAD, Minn.  A busy night of high school hockey in the Red River valley.

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