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Adam Carter
August 08, 2019 - 6:17 pm
The city of Minneapolis has reached a settlement with the family of Jamar Clark. The attorney for the family of Clark tells the Star Tribune a $200,000 settlement was reached Thursday afternoon. That settlement will have to be approved by the Minneapolis City Council, which rejected an earlier...
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Mark Freie
August 08, 2019 - 9:28 am
Fresh off their 2019 NBA 2K League Championship, T-Wolves Gaming , the Minnesota Timberwolves NBA 2K League affiliate team, hosted a championship breakfast Thursday morning for fans outside their facility at Mayo Clinic Square. Congratulations to our guys @TWolvesGaming on getting the job done!...
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FILE - In this Thursday, Feb. 22, 2018 file photo, Lindsey Vonn competes in the women's combined slalom at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Jeongseon, South Korea. Retirement hasn’t slowed down Lindsey Vonn. The all-time winningest female skier in World Cup history has found new adventures like cliff diving with boyfriend and NHL defenseman P.K. Subban, finishing her memoir set to be published next year and serving as an executive producer of a film with Robert Redford. Vonn’s never been one to sit back and take it easy. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno, File)
August 08, 2019 - 1:48 am
DENVER (AP) — Lindsey Vonn's certainly dived right into retirement — off a cliff and splashing into a lake feet first. That's one of the many post-racing adventures for the all-time winningest female skier in World Cup history. Never one to sit back, she's still going at top speed since competing...
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Adam Carter
August 07, 2019 - 3:55 pm
A sad update to that vehicle fire in the parking lot of the Fridley Walmart. The Anoka County Sheriffs Office confirms that the youngest of two sisters injured in the fire has died. The girls, ages 6 and 9, were left in a minivan while their mother went into the Walmart to shop Tuesday morning...
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Blois Olson
August 07, 2019 - 2:47 pm
WCCO's Blois Olson was at Farmfest this week, presented by Minnesota's Corn Growers, to participate in a forum about the state of rural Minnesota and the agriculture industry. Blois was joined by panel host Thom Petersen, the MN Commissioner of Agriculture, and Farmfest forum coordinator Kent...
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Mark Freie
August 07, 2019 - 8:14 am
A wet spring continues to have an impact as Minnesota farmers recently turned their calendars to August. The latest crop report, released Monday by the USDA , shows the corn crop is rated at 57 percent good to excellent. Adam Birr is executive director at the Minnesota Corn Growers Assocation. He...
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August 07, 2019 - 5:15 am
Twin Cities attorney Jeff Anderson on Tuesday pleaded with a Ramsey County judge to release and make public a list of names of Boy Scout Troop leaders believed to have sexually abused children. Anderson, who represents victims of child sex abuse, referenced a John Doe case that was settled in 2014...
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August 07, 2019 - 2:31 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Atlanta Braves set the tone for what turned out to be a big offensive night from the very first pitch. Ronald Acuna Jr. and Freddie Freeman hit first-pitch homers off Minnesota ace Jose Berrios and the Braves routed the Twins 12-7 Tuesday night. The first three batters in...
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