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Minnetonka's Andy Steinfeldt, 71, Aims To Break World Planking RecordSteinfeldt is trying to break the Guinness World Record for his age holding an abdominal plank position, and has to make it past 36 minutes, 58 seconds.
Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Offered Plea Deal In Prostitution CaseThe Palm Beach State Attorney's Office confirmed Tuesday it has offered Kraft and 24 other men charged with soliciting prostitution the standard diversion program offered to first-time offenders.
Minnesota Inmates Win Access To Costly Hepatitis C DrugsMinnesota inmates with chronic hepatitis C infections have gained access to pricey antiviral drugs following a class-action lawsuit settlement.
Angels Star Mike Trout Reportedly Finalizing Richest Contract In Sports History: 12 years, $430 millionLos Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout has reportedly agreed to the richest contract in sports history, and is close to finalizing a 12-year, $430 million deal with the team that drafted him.
Multiple Highways Closed In S. MN Due To FloodingThe Minnesota Department of Transportation says Highway 19, from Henderson to Highway 169, was closed Tuesday afternoon due to flooding by the Minnesota River.
Man, 26, Charged With Wire Fraud, Possessing Child Porn A 26-year-old man was charged with wire fraud and producing and possessing child pornography Monday.
St. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter Jumps Out Of Plane To Announce Red Bull FlugtagSt. Paul Mayor Melvin Carter jumped out of a plane Tuesday to announce that a Red Bull event is returning to his city this year.
Police Seek Help Finding Missing Milaca Man With DementiaA 75-year-old man has been reported missing and the Milaca Police Department is asking for the public's help locating him.
Prairie Island Braces For Spring Flooding Ahead Of Warm WeekendVolunteers spent Tuesday at Prairie Island Indian Community in southeastern Minnesota filling sandbags in preparation for spring flooding amid the recent warm weather.
Senate Republicans Revive Private School Scholarships PlanSenate Taxes Chairman Roger Chamberlain is making another run at passing the proposal, which was dropped in 2017 amid a veto threat by then-Gov. Mark Dayton.
Sugary Drinks Linked To 31 Percent Higher Risk Of Early Death, Study FindsA Harvard-led study found that people who drink two or more sugar-sweetened beverages a day have a 31 percent higher risk of early death from cardiovascular disease.
Bookmark: WCCO's Spring Flooding Resources PageWith February's record snowfall and spring's rapid temperature jumps, many parts of Minnesota are bracing for floods.