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Mother Charged In Eli Hart's Death After Body Found In Trunk Shot Multiple TimesOn Monday, charges were filed in Hennepin County against Julissa Thaler. She was arrested by Orono police early Saturday morning.
Tuesday Election Could Provide Clarity In Up-For-Grabs 1st Congressional Districtin the end this May primary will come down to turnout, and that is expected to be very low -- 700,000 people live in the district, and the Secretary of State reports 40,000 absentee ballots were requested during early voting. So far just 10,000 have been returned.
For MN Lawmakers, Some Hits, Many Misses In 2022 SessionState government will continue functioning through June 2023 even without a special session. The Legislature passed a two-year budget last year — after a special session — so the lights will stay on.
Shawn Tillman Charged With Killing Demitri Ellis-Strong At Downtown St. Paul LRT StationMetro Transit police say a St. Paul man is in custody and faces second-degree murder charges in connection to Friday’s deadly shooting at a downtown St. Paul light rail train station.
Sen. Klobuchar Says It's Important Sweden, Finland Join NATO"Putin believed that the world was so divided and coming out of this pandemic, that we would just let this happen, and he could attack a peaceful neighbor without consequence, but the opposite has happened," Klobuchar said.
North Dakota Extends Deadline For Gas Pipeline ProposalsThe North Dakota Legislature in November set aside $150 million in federal coronavirus aid to help construct such a trans-state pipeline for natural gas, which is a byproduct of oil production.
Buffalo Clinic Shooting: Opening Statements Begin Monday In Gregory Ulrich TrialThe 68-year-old is charged with murder and attempted murder in a deadly shooting spree inside a health clinic in Buffalo, Minn., last year.
USS Minneapolis-St. Paul Now Activated For Service In U.S. NavyThe USS Minneapolis-Saint Paul now heads to its home base at the naval station in Mayport, Florida to await orders.
'Prince And The Revolution: Live' Revives 1985 Concert In Multiple FormatsThe March 30, 1985, concert at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, New York, included the songs “Delirious,” “1999,” “Little Red Corvette,” “Take Me Home,” “Let’s Pretend We’re Married,” “Computer Blue,” “When Doves Cry” and “I Would Die 4 U,” among others.
Burnsville Police Looking For Suspect In Bank RobberiesPolice in Burnsville are seeking help finding a person they say robbed multiple banks.
Minneapolis North H.S. Principal Will Now Finish School YearMinneapolis North High School's principal returned to work on Monday after the district reversed its decision to put her on paid leave.
COVID In Minnesota: 2,152 New Cases, 9 More DeathsThe hospitalization rate is back above the line for high risk after sitting below it for months. It stands 9.4 new hospital admissions per 100,000 residents. The threshold for high risk for that metric is 8 cases per 100,000 residents.
Ludacris Heading To Mystic Lake Casino In SeptemberRapper and ensemble member of the "Fast & Furious" franchise, Ludacris, will be performing at Mystic Lake early this fall.
Jif Peanut Butter Recalled Over Salmonella Concerns (CBS News)At least 14 people across 12 states have become sick from the products, and two were hospitalized, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Next Drive: Part Of Hiawatha Avenue In Minneapolis Closes For SummerA significant road closure is happening Monday in Minneapolis.

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Timberwolves Agree To Deal With Nuggets' Tim Connelly, Reports SayConnelly steadily built the Nuggets into a perennial playoff contender through draft picks that included two-time NBA MVP Nikola Jokic and point guard Jamal Murray.
Lod, Taylor Spark Minnesota United To 2-1 Win Over DallasRobin Lod and DJ Taylor each scored a goal and Minnesota United held off FC Dallas 2-1 on Sunday.
Urshela, Twins Overcome 6-Run Deficit, Rally Past Royals 7-6Gio Urshela hit a tiebreaking single in the ninth inning to complete Minnesota's comeback from a six-run deficit, lifting the Twins over the Kansas City Royals 7-6 Sunday.
Mabrey, Ogunbowale Power Wings Past Lynx 94-78Marina Mabrey scored 22 points, Arike Ogunbowale added 20 and the Dallas Wings pulled away in the second half to beat the Minnesota Lynx 94-78 on Saturday night.
Four-Run Ninth Seals 9-2 Win For Twins Over Kansas CityJoe Ryan struck out six and the Minnesota Twins capped the game with a four-run ninth inning for a 9-2 win over the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.
Smeltzer Backed By Garlick, Miranda As Twins Beat Royals 6-4Kyle Garlick and Jose Miranda each drove in two runs, leading Devin Smeltzer and the Minnesota Twins past the Kansas City Royals 6-4 on Friday night.
Jackie Young Scores 25 For Aces In 93-87 Win Over LynxJackie Young scored a season-high 25 points, A'ja Wilson added 17 points and nine rebounds and the Las Vegas Aces beat the Minnesota Lynx 93-87 on Thursday night.
2 Friends From New York Open New Legacy Hoops Location In WoodburyOn June 3, Legacy Hoops (formerly known as 43 Hoops) will open its new location in Woodbury with a basketball tournament, followed by a camp on June 6.
Sports Betting Bill Heads To Minnesota Senate Floor For VoteState lawmakers took another step towards legalizing sports betting in Minnesota Thursday.

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Mother Charged In Eli Hart's Death After Body Found In Trunk Shot Multiple TimesOn Monday, charges were filed in Hennepin County against Julissa Thaler. She was arrested by Orono police early Saturday morning.
Tuesday Election Could Provide Clarity In Up-For-Grabs 1st Congressional Districtin the end this May primary will come down to turnout, and that is expected to be very low -- 700,000 people live in the district, and the Secretary of State reports 40,000 absentee ballots were requested during early voting. So far just 10,000 have been returned.
Shawn Tillman Charged With Killing Demitri Ellis-Strong At Downtown St. Paul LRT StationMetro Transit police say a St. Paul man is in custody and faces second-degree murder charges in connection to Friday’s deadly shooting at a downtown St. Paul light rail train station.
Ludacris Heading To Mystic Lake Casino In SeptemberRapper and ensemble member of the "Fast & Furious" franchise, Ludacris, will be performing at Mystic Lake early this fall.
Minn. Legislature Misses Deadline With Key Bills Unfinished; Walz Suggests Special SessionRepublicans and Democrats in the divided capitol worked through last week and into he weekend to find compromise on funding for schools, public safety, transportation, health and human services and more. Those four areas were still not agreed upon by late Sunday.
Eli Hart’s Former Foster Mom Says She Feared Him Returning To His Mother’s CustodySix-year-old Eli Hart’s family is continuing to share the feelings of grief and frustration they say have persisted since the boy was found dead in a car trunk near Orono Friday morning.