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'A Boost At The Right Time': Federal Teams Help Minnesota Hospitals Overwhelmed By COVIDA group from the U.S. Air Force started their work this week at St. Cloud Hospital. WCCO went along for one of their shifts.
St. Paul Hospice That Opened On Pearl Harbor Day In 1941 Marks 80 YearsThis coming Tuesday will mark the 80th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor. It was the beginning of America's involvement in World War II. That infamous date also has an interesting connection to a hospice home in St. Paul.
'A Team Of Rivals': Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey Taps Critics For Working Group Focused On Curbing Violent CrimeMinneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey is teaming up with some of his harshest critics to form a new commission to address the city's growing problem with violent crime.
COVID In MN: Omicron Variant Detected In Vaccinated Minnesotan Who Traveled To NYC Anime ConventionThe Minnesota Department of Health has confirmed that the COVID-19 Omicron variant has been detected for the first time in the state. It's the second confirmed case of the variant in the country.
Kim Potter Trial, Dec. 2 Live Updates: 12th Juror Seated, 2 More NeededA third juror was seated Thursday, bringing the total number selected to 12. Two more spots still need to be filled on Friday, when court will resume.
Noah Kelley, 21, Identified As Man Fatally Shot By Police In Mounds View Liquor StoreOfficials have identified the man fatally shot by police officers Sunday in Mounds View.
More Federal Help Coming To Minnesota Hospitals, Walz SaysOn the same day officials announced the Omicron variant of COVID-19 was detected in Minnesota for the first time, Gov. Tim Walz said more federal help is coming to the state's hospitals.
MN Weather: Several Snow Events Set To Impact State Over Next 7 DaysSeveral snow events are on track to impact Minnesota and Wisconsin over the following seven days. Here’s what you need to know.
Meet Two Women Shaping The Next Generation Of The Twin Cities Food Scene Spoon & Stable’s chef and owner Gavin Kaysen is both a local and a national celebrity, appearing in magazine photos and TV cooking segments. But the team that keeps Spoon And Stable a tough reservation to nab is vast, and two of the next generation leaders are both young and women.
Americans With Private Health Insurance To Be Reimbursed For At-Home COVID-19 Tests (CBS News)Americans with private health insurance will be reimbursed for at-home tests, President Biden is announcing Thursday, and international travelers will now be required to undergo stricter COVID-19 testing, according to a phone briefing by a senior administration official Wednesday.
Woman, 58, Killed In Head-On Crash In Central Minnesota A 58-year-old woman died Thursday morning in a head-on crash along a central Minnesota highway.
2 Of 4 Charged In Greenvale Township Death Plead GuiltyTwo of the four people charged in connection with a killing in Dakota County in July have pleaded guilty to their roles.
St. Paul School Board Votes To Close 6 Schools Amid Declining Enrollment, Sustainability Concerns The St. Paul school board on Wednesday voted to close six of its schools, a move intended to address declining enrollment and long-term sustainability that sparked fierce pushback from a community unsettled by the proposal.
Minneapolis Sees 90th, 91st Homicides Of 2021 After Violent NightTwo people were fatally shot Wednesday evening in north Minneapolis, inching the city closer to a grisly record set a quarter century ago.
Minnesota Man's Hamm's Beer Collection Is Among World's LargestHe began collecting in the 1970s, and at one point he had more than 4,000 beer cans. Then he started buying signs and Scene-O-Ramas before it was popular, inspired by those iconic Hamm’s bear commercials.

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Twins Sign Right-Hander Dylan Bundy To $5M, One-Year ContractThe Minnesota Twins signed right-hander Dylan Bundy to a $5 million, one-year contract on Wednesday, taking their first step toward rebuilding a depleted rotation.
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