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U of Minnesota President Makes Final Pitch to Lawmakers
University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler has made his final pitch for a funding hike to state lawmakers.
Stillwater Prison on Lockdown After Inmate Attacks Officer
Officials have placed Stillwater state prison on lockdown after an inmate attacked a corrections officer.
Walz Signs 1st Executive Order, Forming Diversity Council
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed his first executive order, establishing a council on diversity, inclusion and equity.
Shopko Supplier Says Retailer Will Soon File for Bankruptcy
A pharmaceutical drug supplier to Shopko says the Wisconsin-based retail chain is expected to file for bankruptcy next week.
Minnesota Twins to Retire Mauer’s No. 7 on June 15
The Minnesota Twins have set the date for retiring Joe Mauer's No. 7 jersey.
Life Sentence Given for Shooting Death of Duluth Student
The fourth of five defendants accused of participating in the fatal shooting of a University of Minnesota-Duluth student in 2017 has been sentenced to life in prison with parole eligibility in 30 years.
Walz Calls for Education, Health Care Investment
New Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz is using his inaugural address to stress the need for better education and health care for everyone.
Second Arrest In Crash That Killed 2 Pedestrians
Police have made a second arrest in the deaths of two pedestrians who were struck and killed in Roseville last week.
Minnesota Legislature Convenes with New Balance of Power
The 2019 Minnesota Legislature convenes at noon Tuesday with a new governor, new balance of power and a $1.5 billion surplus that might make deals easier to reach.
UPDATE – Suspect in Twin Cities Hit-and-Run Arrested
Police in Inver Grove Heights say a suspect has been arrested in a weekend hit-and-run that and killed a 55-year-old woman.