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Vikings Redo Adam Thielen’s Deal for Salary Cap Relief
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Adam Thielen has restructured his contract to give the team salary cap relief.
Lockdown Lifted, No Weapon Found at Burnsville High School
Police responding to a report of a weapon at a suburban Minneapolis high school gave the all-clear after a three-hour search found nothing suspicious.
Vikings Playoff Chances Slim After Loss to Rams
Brandon Powell returned a Vikings punt 61 yards for a touchdown in the third quarter to help fuel the LA Rams to a 30-23 victory over the Minnesota Vikings.
Moorhead Police Investigating Shooting Find Assault Victim
Moorhead police responding to a report of a shooting early Christmas morning discovered a victim who had apparently been assaulted prior to the gunshots.
Farmington Man Charged in Triple Murder
A Farmington man has been charged with three counts of murder for allegedly fatally shooting his father and brother, then killing his mother with a hammer two days later.
Man Charged with Crow Wing Co. Homicide
A Brainerd man is facing a homicide charge after he allegedly shot a woman he may have thought was his ex-girlfriend.
Minnesota Long-Term Care Facilities Have 23,000 Job Openings
While much has been made about the stress that COVID-19 has placed on Minnesota hospitals, the state’s long-term care industry says it is facing its worst-ever workforce shortage.
Minnesota DNR Plans Review of Mining Risk to Boundary Waters
Minnesota regulators will take public comments in November and December as part of a court-ordered review of whether the state's regulations for nonferrous mining are adequate to protect the Boundary Waters Canoe Area.
Few COVID-19 Vaccinated Patients Need Intensive Care
Two large hospital systems in the Upper Midwest say fully vaccinated people make up a minority of COVID-19 hospitalizations and an even lower number of people needing intensive care and ventilators.
Man Dies in Fall from Rocks at State Park in Chisago County
Sheriff's officials say a 39-year-old man died in a fall from some rocks at Interstate State Park in Chisago County.
State Fair Final Attendance: 1.3M, Far Below 2019 Record
The Minnesota State Fair wrapped up its 12-day run with total attendance of about 1.3 million, well below usual numbers as the delta variant kept many fairgoers away.
Body Camera Usage by Police Up Significantly, Survey Says
A new survey of law enforcement agencies throughout Minnesota shows the use of body cameras has nearly doubled in the last five years, but for smaller police departments equipping officers with the technology is financially out of reach.