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Aerial View Of Interstate 35W Bridge Collapse

Saturday Marks 8th Anniversary Of I-35W Bridge Collapse

Many Minnesotans are taking a moment Saturday to remember the lives lost in the Interstate 35W bridge tragedy. Saturday marks eight years since the collapse of the I-35W bridge in Minneapolis.

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Mike’s Mix: Smoky Watermelon Margarita

Watermelon, outside, on a hot day — it’s pretty refreshing, right? Make a margarita out of it, and you’ve hit upon a bestseller at Salsa a la Salsa — Uptown Minneapolis’s authentic Mexican restaurant.

16 hours ago

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23-Year-Old Charged With Murder In Mpls. Shooting

A 23-year-old Minneapolis man has been charged with second-degree murder after Monday morning dispute on the city’s north side led to fatal gunfire.

07/31/2015

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Minneapolis Police Officer Dies Of Stomach Cancer

Sergeant Jesse Garcia died early Thursday morning after a battle with stomach cancer. Garcia was a 24-year veteran of the Minneapolis Police Department and was most known for being the department’s former public information officer.

07/30/2015

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Minneapolis City Council To Repeal Ban On Hats In Theaters

It’s a city ordinance on the books many probably didn’t know about. In the city of Minneapolis, you can’t wear a hat in theaters.

07/30/2015

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Best Bars For Bachelor Parties In Minnesota

Select a setting your best friend will remember all his married life.

07/30/2015

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Authorities ID 2nd Victim Of S. Minneapolis Double Homicide

Authorities have identified the second victim who was killed after a shooting in south Minneapolis Saturday night.

07/29/2015

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Agent: Timberwolves Agree To Terms With Andre Miller

Andre Miller’s agent tells The Associated Press his client has agreed to terms with the Minnesota Timberwolves. The Wolves hosted Miller for a visit to the team’s facility on Wednesday. A few hours later, he reached agreement, agent Andy Miller says.

07/29/2015

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McCutchen, Liriano Lead Pirates Sweep Of Twins With 10-4 Win

Andrew McCutchen hit a home run and turned an RBI single into race around the bases while Minnesota made two errors in a five-run sixth inning, helping Francisco Liriano and the Pittaburgh Pirates beat the Twins 10-4 Wednesday for a two-game sweep.

07/29/2015

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Tyus Jones To Throw Out 1st Pitch At Twins Game Again

Two ceremonial first pitches at Target Field in one season. Tyus Jones has become quite the Minnesota celebrity. The Timberwolves rookie point guard will take the honor on the mound again Thursday night before the Twins host the Seattle Mariners.

07/29/2015

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Local Nonprofit Hosts Backpack Drive For Mpls. Students

Parents spent an average of $100 per student on school supplies last year. Many families in one Minneapolis neighborhood can’t afford that.

07/29/2015

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Best Chicken Wings In Minnesota

Chicken wings soar to new flavorful highs in Minnesota.

07/29/2015

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Arsonist May Have Started Block-Wide N. Minneapolis Fire

A fire that destroyed a city block of businesses and historic buildings may have been intentionally set.

07/28/2015

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Lynx Add Fowles For Stretch Run In WNBA Title Race

Minnesota’s window for another WNBA championship is still open. That’s why they worked so hard to acquire Sylvia Fowles. That’s why she wanted to play for the Lynx.

07/28/2015

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Cops: Man, 23, Arrested For Monday Morning Mpls. Shooting

Police in Minneapolis say a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection to a Monday morning dispute on the city’s north side that led to fatal gunfire.

07/28/2015

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Lynx Sign Forward, Former Gopher Shae Kelley

The Minnesota Lynx announced Tuesday they signed forward and former University of Minnesota star Shae Kelley to a seven-day contract.

07/28/2015

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Clinton, Democratic Hopefuls To Address DNC Members

The Democratic National Committee says all five of the party’s main presidential candidates will address DNC members next month.

07/28/2015

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Heavy Rains Stall Morning Commute

At least a half-dozen crashes were reported across the Twin Cities metro area Tuesday morning after heavy rains moved through the area just as traffic was firing up.

07/28/2015

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Authorities ID One Victim In South Minneapolis Double Homicide

Authorities have identified one of two men who were killed after a shooting in south Minneapolis Saturday night. Minneapolis police say the shooting happened just after 10:20 p.m. near the intersection of Franklin and Chicago avenues.

07/27/2015

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Appeals Court Upholds Law In Breath Test Refusal Case

The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld a law that makes it a crime for someone to refuse a breath test when arrested for drunken driving. Monday’s ruling comes in the case of David Bennett, who was arrested after a 2013 crash and refused a breath test at the Ramsey County Jail.

07/27/2015

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Young People To Cast Aluminum Sculptures For Display At MIA

Young people in a special program will get a chance to see their sculptures on display at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts.

07/27/2015

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Police: Dispute Ends With 1 Dead, 1 Hurt In Minneapolis

Minneapolis police are investigating after an overnight dispute between two groups of people led to a fatal shooting.

07/27/2015

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Minneapolis Homicides Up For First Time In 3 Years

As summer scorches on, the city of Minneapolis is dealing with a disturbing trend in crime. So far this year, police have seen an average of one murder per week. Over the weekend, three separate shootings resulted in two deaths.

07/26/2015

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Police: South Mpls Shooting Leaves 2 Dead

Police in Minneapolis say a shooting Saturday night on the city’s south side left one man dead and another in serious condition.

07/26/2015

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Hundreds Show Up For Minnehaha Park Clean-Up

Minnehaha Park is a popular destination for many people in the Twin Cities, which also means it can get very dirty. About 1,600 people came out Sunday to clean up the creek and surrounding areas.

07/26/2015

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