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Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 00:57 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Force 38, Concordia Academy 23 Ada-Borup 33, Mahnomen/Waubun 12 Albany 42, Little Falls 21 Andover 49, St. Francis 21 Anoka 33, Roseville 13 ...

More charges filed against Orono man in crash that killed 2

Sep. 24, 2021 08:33 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Additional charges have been filed against the Orono man in connection with a crash that killed two young men, including the son of the University of Minnesota men’s hockey coach. James Blue is charged in Hennepin County District Court with two...

Thursday's Scores

Sep. 23, 2021 22:52 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Fridley 27, North St. Paul 25 Lake Park-Audubon 42, Fosston 8 Minneapolis South 18, St. Paul Harding/Humboldt 15 Minneapolis Southwest 41, Minneapolis Washburn 7 Randolph...

Chauvin to appeal conviction, sentence in Floyd's death

Sep. 23, 2021 22:31 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The former Minneapolis police officer convicted of murder in George Floyd’s death intends to appeal his conviction and sentence, saying the judge abused his discretion or erred during several key points in the case, according to documents filed Thursday. ...

Probe: Michaels, Minnesota cops violated Black teen's rights

Sep. 23, 2021 17:22 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The manager of a suburban Minneapolis Michaels store called police on a teenager looking for a job simply because he is Black and officers then used unreasonable force against him because of his race, a state agency that investigates civil rights abuses said in findings...

Few COVID-19 vaccinated patients need intensive care

Sep. 23, 2021 09:09 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fully vaccinated people make up a minority of COVID-19 hospitalizations and an even lower number of people needing intensive care and ventilators, current data from two large hospital systems in the Upper Midwest shows. Minneapolis-based Allina Health...

Wednesday's Scores

Sep. 22, 2021 23:53 PM EDT

PREP VOLLEYBALL= Blaine def. Anoka, 25-22, 25-11, 25-18 Champlin Park def. Centennial, 3-0 Kaleidoscope Charter def. Twin Cities Academy, 25-17, 25-17, 25-7 Maple Grove def. Coon Rapids, 25-11, 25-5, 25-15 ...

Officials: Suspect hit by deputy's SUV dies of injuries

Sep. 22, 2021 23:02 PM EDT

MOUNDS VIEW, Minn. (AP) — A male suspect died Wednesday after a Ramsey County sheriff's deputy used an SUV to hit him after he began shooting at officers who were investigating a domestic assault in Mounds View, authorities said. The Ramsey County Sheriff's Office said...

Editorial Roundup: Minnesota

Sep. 22, 2021 13:36 PM EDT

Minneapolis Star Tribune. September 16, 2021. Editorial: Find new ways to transport school kids It was an issue before the pandemic, and new approaches are needed. For too many Minnesota districts and students, there just...

Nurse who found bodies of businessman, wife sues for damages

Sep. 22, 2021 10:46 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A home health nurse who discovered the bodies of a prominent Minnesota businessman and his wife in a murder-suicide case is suing their estate and seeking damages for emotional trauma. Lisa Ann Hayes walked in on a grisly scene in April 2019 at the...