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Adam Carter
February 05, 2019 - 3:41 pm
A school bus driver was shot in the head Tuesday after a traffic crash on a snowy I-94. It happened on westbound 94 near Chicago Avenue. Minneapolis Police spokesman John Elder says the shooting was possibly an act of road-rage, but could not confirm. "That's preliminarily what I'm believing,"...
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February 05, 2019 - 2:38 pm
In a letter written on the playerstribune.com, Lynx All-Star Maya Moore announced she will not play professional basketball in 2019. Moore says, "My focus in 2019 will not be on professional basketball, but will instead be on the people in my family, as well as on investing my time in some ministry...
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Sloane Martin
February 05, 2019 - 2:09 pm
Two bills aimed at increasing voter turnout in the state that usually leads in the nation in the category are moving on at the capitol. One would change to an opt-out registration system when people are renewing their licenses, essentially enacting automatic voter registration. Minnesota residents...
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By Edgar Linares in Minneapolis
Edgar Linares
February 04, 2019 - 7:41 pm
Selling Minnesota tourism can be challenging during our winter months. Especially, after the week we just survived with air temperatures in the Twin Cities dipping to -28 degrees. “I think what we find is people really enjoy the diversity that we have in this state,” said John Edman, Director of...
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Edgar Linares
February 01, 2019 - 6:31 pm
A 70 degree difference in four days is welcome change, but not for homeowners dealing with frozen pipes. “We responded to 43 incidents of pipes bursting over a 24 hour period counting the ones we’ve gone today, it’s probably about 60,” said Assistant Fire Chief of Administration Bryan Tyner. Tyner...
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