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MN Gov. Mark Dayton on Sen. Al Franken's resignation announcement: "I have not yet decided on my appointment to fill this upcoming vacancy. I expect to make and announce my decision in the next couple of days."
St. Paul: One person is in serious condition and a firefighter was hurt after a house fire in St. Paul early Thursday morning. Firefighters were called to the 1800 block of Lacrosse Avenue around 2 a.m. after a neighbor reported the fire.
Rothsay: A man is in jail this morning after leading officers on a high speed chase. Wilkin County Deputies responded to a driving complaint call at 5:25 p.m. on Tuesday. The complaint reported that a vehicle was swearving on I-94 and got off at Rothsay before heading north on Wilkin County Road 52.
University of Minnesota police are investigating a death that happened inside of a campus building Tuesday night. The investigation is centered on the Mechanical Engineering Building on the 100 block of Church Street Southeast.
Authorities say the death last week of a 71-year-old Hibbing woman has been ruled a homicide. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office says Courtney Lee Fenske was found dead in her home just southeast of Hibbing last Wednesday. Sheriff's deputies found Fenske's body while doing a welfare check.
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Many accidents. Everywhere. The areas I am hearing the most is 169 in Shakopee, 494 Dodd area and all of Chanhassen
Authorities say a 19-year-old man was hurt in a single-vehicle rollover crash near Alexandria Saturday night, and alcohol is suspected to be a factor.
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Forest Lake: Two homes were destroyed in a Saturday night fire in Forest Lake. According to fire officials, crews responded to the five-alarm fire on the 1100 block of 9th Avenue SW. Heat and flames caused extensive damage to the house adjacent to the original structure, but there were no injuries to the residents or to responding crews.
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Two homes destroyed by fire in Forest Lake
A cab driver was held at gunpoint and at knife point in an attempted robbery in Minneapolis. On Nov. 10 the cab driver, Abshir Abbas, caught the entire incident on the video camera installed in his taxi.
Minneapolis (Brooklyn Park), Minnesota shooting at 9110 Brooklyn Blvd: 1 injured
A 17-year-old boy was killed when a semi rear-ended his horse and buggy on Highway 210 in central Minnesota Thursday morning. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the horse and buggy were traveling westbound on Highway 210 in Bartlett Township around 7:19 a.m. when a semi traveling in the same direction rear-ended them.
House votes to overturn Obama-era mining ban in Minnesota wilderness - The Hill
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Saint Paul: Shooting at the Blue Line Flats in MPLS just to the west of 32nd and Hiawatha. One transported to HCMC. - KSTP
Minneapolis, Minnesota shooting at 2400 Elliot Ave S: no casualities
Garrison Keillor says he's been fired by Minnesota Public Radio over allegations of inappropriate behavior.
Three individuals wanted in connection with an ongoing homicide investigation have been located by authorities
Prosecutors say a Minneapolis woman killed a Thanksgiving guest apparently for smoking crack in her apartment
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St Paul: Police are searching for a driver they say hit a bicyclist in St. Paul early Sunday morning. Officers responded to the crash at Seventh Street West and Grand Avenue at about 12:10 a.m. on a report of a hit and run. When police arrived, they found a man lying unconscious in the street with grave injuries
St. Paul police are looking for a driver they say hit a bicyclist early this morning, leaving the victim in critical condition.
St. Cloud police are looking for at least four people involved in a shooting Saturday that left a man seriously injured, according to Assistant Chief Jeff Oxton. Oxton said the incident happened just after 8 p.m. at an apartment on the 400 block of 9th Avenue North.
Two women are injured after a car plowed into a storefront Saturday morning on Water Street in Excelsior, Minnesota. Police and fire responded to the scene at 320 Water Street around 10 a.m. on a report of a car crashing into a store. It appears the crash was unintentional, and the driver is cooperating with police.
Minneapolis, Minnesota shooting at Lowry and Emerson: 2 injured
Minneapolis, Minnesota shooting at 1000 block of Newton Ave N: no casualities
Minneapolis, Minnesota shooting at 3300 Thomas Ave N: 1 injured
3 week ago
Lake Elmo: home destroyed by fire early Friday morning. According to police all residents out safely
A man was hurt after he crashed his Chevrolet Silverado at 6:20 p.m. Wednesday. 42-year-old Jerry Steffensen of Zimmerman was traveling north on Highway 169 when he lost control of the vehicle near mile post 219, rolled into a ditch, and struck a tree.
Minneapolis, Minnesota shooting at Division Street: no casualities
Scandia: A man and a woman were found dead in a home in Scandia on Sunday night. The Washington County Sheriff's Office went to the residence on Olinda Trail North after a call for a welfare check
Wayzata: A U.S. Postal Service mail truck caught fire near Wayzata, causing a traffic slowdown during the evening commute. The truck caught fire at 3:45 p.m. on westbound 394 and Carlson Parkway.