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Vikings’ playoff wait finally ends; Jefferson eyes big stage

EAGAN — Justin Jefferson won the national championship with LSU in his last college game, making this three-year wait for a postseason appearance with Minnesota ... Read more

by Associated Press, Tuesday, January 10, 2023 6:38 am

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George Floyd family taking applications for business grants

MINNEAPOLIS — George Floyd’s family is ready to take applications from businesses for grants funded by money from their wrongful death legal settlement with the ... Read more

by Associated Press, Tuesday, January 10, 2023 6:37 am

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At least 1 person wounded in shooting at Minnesota mall

EDINA — At least one person has been wounded in another shooting at a Minnesota mall. The shooting inside Southdale Center in Edina occurred just ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, January 9, 2023 3:53 pm

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Minnesota elections chief seeks to make voting even easier

ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s chief elections officer called on state lawmakers Monday to make it easier for residents to vote while protecting elections officials from ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, January 9, 2023 3:52 pm

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Cousins dominates first half as Vikings beat Bears 29-13

CHICAGO — The Minnesota Vikings wanted nothing more than to wash away the bitter taste from a blowout loss and head into the postseason on ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, January 9, 2023 5:05 am

Cops, Courts & Fires

6 arrested after funeral for Mall of America shooting victim

ST. PAUL — Police have arrested six men following the funeral for a 19-year-old man who was shot at the Mall of America last month. ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, January 9, 2023 4:59 am

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Poisoned eagles released into the wild

MINNEAPOLIS — University of Minnesota officials have released a half-dozen bald eagles found poisoned near the Twin Cities back into the wild. Minnesota Public Radio ... Read more

by Associated Press, Monday, January 9, 2023 4:58 am

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Minnesota governor still wants tax rebates from huge surplus

ST. PAUL— Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said Friday that his budget proposal will include tax rebates from the state’s enormous $17.6 billion budget surplus but ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, January 6, 2023 8:55 pm

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Jefferson, Vikings regroup after major slip-up for offense

MINNEAPOLIS — Justin Jefferson’s race toward the NFL receiving record hit quite a speed bump on the grass in Green Bay last week. The entire ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, January 6, 2023 5:04 pm

Cops, Courts & Fires

2 years of probation for Minnesota man killing bear in backyard

MINNEAPOLIS — A judge has sentenced a central Minnesota man accused of killing a 500-pound black bear in his backyard to probation and temporarily stripped ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, January 6, 2023 4:11 pm

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Bills’ Hamlin breathing on his own, joins team via video

ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. — It was uplifting enough for the Buffalo Bills staff and players to see Damar Hamlin appear on the video screen in ... Read more

by Associated Press, Friday, January 6, 2023 3:20 pm

Cops, Courts & Fires

Rochester woman gets probation for helping husband set fires

MINNEAPOLIS — A Rochester woman has been sentenced to three years of probation for helping her husband set fires during protests over George Floyd’s death ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, January 4, 2023 5:23 pm

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Newly empowered Minnesota Democrats pledge to move swiftly

ST. PAUL — Minnesota's Democratic leaders pledged Wednesday to use their new control of the state Legislature — and a $17.6 billion budget surplus — ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, January 4, 2023 5:20 pm

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Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $940M after no winner

DES MOINES, Iowa — The Mega Millions jackpot increased to an estimated $940 million after another drawing resulted in plenty of losers but not a ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, January 4, 2023 4:12 pm

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Update: McCarthy rejected for House speaker with GOP in disarray

WASHINGTON — House Republicans flailed through a second day of multiple balloting Wednesday, unable to elect their leader Kevin McCarthy as House speaker or come ... Read more

by Associated Press, Wednesday, January 4, 2023 10:11 am

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