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'Exceeded Expectations': Final Four Weekend Generates $143M For MinnesotaThe final numbers are in, and organizers say the Final Four in Minneapolis was officially a success.
Census Unveils Longest, Shortest Commute Times In MinnesotaThe average commute time in Minnesota is just under 24 minutes.
Westbound I-94 In St. Paul To Close This WeekendInterstate 94 will close between Western Avenue and Highway 280 westbound in St. Paul over the weekend, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said. The stretch of highway will be resurfaced starting at 10 p.m. this Friday, with the ramps closing at 9 p.m. MnDOT says both the road and ramps will reopen by 5 a.m. Monday, July 1.
2 MN Men Among Casualties In Montana CrashAuthorities have released the names of three people who died in a two-vehicle collision in northwestern Montana.
Darrell Rea Sentenced To 10 Years In 1983 Murder Of Mpls. TeenA 64-year-old man has been sentenced to more than 10 years in prison for the 1983 rape and killing of a Minneapolis teenager.
Authorities Arrest 18-Year-Old In 2015 Murder Of North Mpls. Activist Susan SpillerA suspect has been identified in the murder of a well-known artist and community activist who was found dead inside her north Minneapolis home in 2015.
Red River Diversion Hits Another Snag With Denial Of PermitBackers of a Red River diversion channel around flood-prone Fargo and Moorhead, Minnesota, say their lawyers are figuring out the next step after a watershed district board denied a permit for the project.
Minn. Appeals Court Orders Hearing On Polymet PermitThe Minnesota Court of Appeals has ordered a hearing on alleged irregularities in how Minnesota regulators dealt with federal regulators over a water pollution permit for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine in northern Minnesota.
Minnesota Lawmaker Calls For Ethics Investigation Into Rep. Ilhan OmarA Minnesota state representative is asking for U.S. Rep. Ilhan Omar to be investigated for a number of alleged crimes, including tax fraud, immigration fraud, student loan fraud, and perjury.
Judge Approves $20M Settlement For Justine Ruszczyk Damond’s FamilyThe largest police settlement in Minneapolis history has been approved.
State Fair Hosting Job Fair To Fill 500+ PositionsThe Great Minnesota Get-Together is fast approaching and State Fair officials are looking to hire for more than 500 positions.
Legislative Auditor Will Investigate PolyMet Water PermitMinnesota's legislative auditor will investigate concerns over how state regulators handled an important water quality permit for the planned PolyMet copper-nickel mine.