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August 29, 2019 - 3:18 pm
CHICAGO (AP) - The Minnesota Twins broke a major league record for most home runs on the road, getting back-to-back homers in the third inning for 140. Jake Cave led off the third with a solo shot off Chicago White Sox right-hander Dylan Cease to give AL Central leaders the record. That surpassed...
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Lakeville swimmer Regan Smith and relay team
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July 29, 2019 - 6:07 am
Lakeville swimming sensation Regan Smith is coming back from South Korea with more than one world record. On Sunday, the 17-year-old was part of the 400-meter relay team that won gold at the world swimming championships. Smith was the lead-off swimmer for the Americans, and set a world mark for 100...
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February 26, 2019 - 7:01 am
You could tell by looking at it that it was one of the biggest fish ever caught in Minnesota. Just to be certain, the DNR got all of their experts together to make sure It’s official: Minnesota has a new state catch-and-release record lake sturgeon… 6 1/2 feet long! Took five holes to fit through...
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Paul Douglas
February 19, 2019 - 5:00 am
Here we go again. The National Weather Service has posted a Winter Storm Warning for all of central and southern Minnesota through western Wisconsin that starts Tuesday night and continues through Wednesday. That area includes the Twin Cities. The snow is expected to begin after midnight and...
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Paul and Jordana
January 09, 2019 - 6:19 pm
120 towns in the Midwest had their wettest year on record in 2018. That included 60.2 inches of rain in Harmony, MN. That was nearly four full inches over the previous state record. State Climatologist Pete Boulay joined Paul and Jordana to say that we’re now comparable to Louisiana. “Just the...
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Lots of people at the state fair
August 31, 2018 - 5:14 am
The 2018 Minnesota State Fair has entered the grind; the final weekend. And more attendance records continue to fall. Through the first seven days of the state fair, three new daily attendance records are in the books. The latest was Wednesday's 144,940, which is nearly 20-thousand more than the...
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