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2 Teens Charged In Downtown Mpls. AssaultTwo juveniles have been charged in connection with the beating of a South St. Paul man.
Hot Air Balloon Crash Kills 16 In Austin, TexasA day of fun turned tragic after a hot air balloon crashed, killing all 16 people on board early Saturday morning.
Authorities Searching Lake MinnetonkaFirst responders are on the scene of a reported drowning on Lake Minnetonka Saturday evening.
3-Year-Old Hospitalized After Nearly DrowningA 3-year-old boy is hospitalized after nearly drowning in Morrison County Saturday afternoon.
Man Puts Out Boat Fire With FlyboardA fiery, high-flying scene took place on a Minnesota lake Saturday.
Protesters March Through St. Anthony StreetsProtesters were marching through the streets of St. Anthony Saturday, calling for justice for Philando Castile.


Federal Judge: Some Wis. Election Laws UnconstitutionalA federal judge in Wisconsin has declared multiple Republican-authored election laws unconstitutional in a sweeping ruling.
Dayton Speaks On Last, Historic Night Of Dem ConventionHillary Clinton will make history Thursday night when she becomes the first woman in American history to lead a major political party.
Minneapolis Native To Protest Hillary With DNC 'Fart-In'A Minneapolis native plans to make a real stink when Hillary Clinton takes the stage at the Democratic National Convention Thursday night.
Reporter Barred From Pence Event In WisconsinThe Washington Post says one of its reporters was barred from entering a campaign rally for Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence near Milwaukee.
Bill Clinton Aims To Rewrite The Story On Hillary, But Did It Work?Last night, former President Bill Clinton spoke about his wife, striking a more personal tone about the arc of their relationship and her professional résumé.
4 Things To Know: Clinton Gets Nod, Summit Arrests & MoreThey include a research breakthrough thanks, in part, to the "Ice Bucket Challenge," and a historic first in American politics.


First Responders Rescue Roseville Couple From FloodingFlash flooding during Wednesday’s heavy rain caused some frightening moments for one Roseville couple.
Apparent Funnel Cloud Spotted In McLeod CountyA Twitter user in central Minnesota appears to have spotted a funnel cloud Wednesday afternoon as storms quickly rolled over the state.
Storms Destroy Church, Create Destructive WaterspoutStrong storms swept through Minnesota in two waves Saturday. Kayla Hegna took photographs Saturday morning as firefighters tried to save The Hawk Creek Lutheran Church in Sacred Heart Minnesota.


2 Teens Charged In Downtown Mpls. AssaultTwo juveniles have been charged in connection with the beating of a South St. Paul man.
Wis. State Patrol: Man With 6 DWIs Flees Deputies On FootThe Wisconsin State Patrol says a 50-year-old man fled deputies after being pulled over for what will likely become his seventh drunk-driving conviction.
Itasca County Man Pleads Guilty In Infant Son's DeathA northern Minnesota man has pleaded guilty in the death of his infant son but maintains his innocence.
Man, 23, Charged With Murder In St. Paul ShootingA man has been charged with murder in connection with the fatal shooting that took place in a St. Paul home Wednesday night.
Victim ID'd In Deadly St. Paul ShootingSt. Paul police have identified the victim in a deadly Wednesday night shooting.
Ramsey Co. Attorney: Don Lewis Will Be Special Prosecutor In Castile CaseRamsey County Attorney John Choi announced Friday that he will be bringing in Don Lewis as a special prosecutor in the Philando Castile case.


Local Music Tap: 4 Shows To See This Week(end)From a couple awesome album releases to a benefit concert for Philando Castile, here are the four shows to see for this weekend!
4 Things To Know: Clinton Accepts Nomination, Grass Laid At U.S. Bank & MoreFrom the end of the Democratic National Convention to the beginning of events at U.S. Bank Stadium, here is a look at the top four stories from July 29, 2016.
Date Set For Official Prince Tribute Concert At U.S. Bank StadiumPrince's family says an official tribute concert honoring the late icon will take place in October in the singer's hometown of Minneapolis.
Judge Considering Allowing Cameras In Prince Estate ProceedingsMedia organizations are asking a Minnesota judge to guarantee public access to all proceedings surrounding Prince's estate.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsThere's no oppressive humidity keeping us indoors. If you're Workin' for the Weekend we have great ways to enjoy it outside, even something fun for the dog.
Minnesota Bluegrass Festival Celebrates 40 YearsThe Minnesota Bluegrass & Old-Time Music Festival will be held Aug. 11-14 at El Rancho Mañana in Richmond.


'I Can Do Anything': Teen Who Beat Cancer Celebrates With DoctorAfter a five year battle, a teenager from Shakopee marked a year of good health with her doctor. But this time, they were out of the hospital room.
Bus Offers Hydration Therapy Via IVDrinking water was not the only way golfers stayed hydrated Thursday at the Riverwood National Golf Course in Otsego.
About 500 Registered To Buy Medical MarijuanaNearly 500 patients suffering intractable pain have registered to buy medical marijuana starting Monday.
Study: Work Cubicles Are Harming Employee Morale & OutputIf you've worked in an office setting, there's a pretty good chance you've had a cubicle. But, cubicles have been the target of complaints for years. Now, a new study shows they could have a negative effect on employee morale and output.
Gardener Has Painful Encounter With Wild ParsnipWe have all heard the warnings to stay out of the poison ivy, and know the dangers if we do not. But there is a lesser-known plant in Minnesota that is potentially more painful and difficult to treat.
Kylie's Kids: Deanna The Cancer DestroyerEvery week, Kylie Bearse meets a child battling a serious illness, but this week she's bringing a special "mom" edition of Kylie's Kids.


Bus Offers Hydration Therapy Via IVDrinking water was not the only way golfers stayed hydrated Thursday at the Riverwood National Golf Course in Otsego.
Amazon Adds Liquor To 1-Hour Delivery In Twin CitiesAmazon's one-hour delivery service will now deliver alcohol to Prime members in Minneapolis-St. Paul and surrounding areas.
Report: People Are Drinking Less Soda WorldwidePeople are drinking less soda than they used to, which could be great for people's health, but not so great for Coca Cola.
Ready To Start Your School Shopping? Expert Says It's TimeBelieve it or not, it's already less than a month before some kids start heading back to school. That means it's time to stock up on supplies.
First Minnesota-Harvested Sweet Corn Expected To Sell FastNothing says summer in Minnesota quite like fresh picked, locally grown sweet corn. And roadside stands are popping up all across the state to sell the traditional dinner treat.
Parents Angry After Savage Gun Shop Opens Next To SchoolParents of some children at a Savage elementary school are worried about safety after a gun shop opened close to the school. The Modern Sportsman opened in a strip mall along Egan Drive in May.

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Good Questions: Yawning, Decaf Coffee & CarbonationEvery Friday, Heather Brown takes a look at some of the Good Questions viewers have sent in throughout the week.
Last Surviving Doolittle Pilot, Now 100, Honored For WWII MissionOne of the turning points in World War II was when the Doolittle Raiders bombed Tokyo. The courageous and dangerous mission happened after the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor.
Coffee Shop Gives Discount If You Say 'Please'A coffee shop in Virginia found a unique way to encourage its customers to use the "magic words," like "please" and "thank you."
Wander MN: Where To Find Pokemon In The Greater MetroIf you haven't been able to resist the siren call of Pokemon GO over the past week—and many of us have not—you've probably already figured out some of the logical places.
Replica Viking Ship May Fall Short Of Duluth's Tall Ships FestA ship claiming to be the largest Viking ship in modern times has sailed all the way from Norway, but may not end up making an appearance at a popular Duluth festival.
Want To Keep Getting Our News On Facebook? Here's HowFacebook announced last week that it was changing its news feed (again), putting a higher priority on posts from friends and family and more tailored selections from news or media outlets.

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