Civilians, officers recognized for saving lives in St. Paul

Civilians, officers recognized for saving lives in St. Paul

"The guy said, 'I'm not going to give up my knife,' " and, 'I'm going to stab you if I have to,' " recalled one of two store security guards honored for saving a St. Paul officer struggling with suspect with a knife.
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Police ID driver believed to have struck front of Loring Park bar in stolen car

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The Drive: With new bridge, traffic down in Stillwater but bad on Hwy. 36

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Jesse Ventura questions need for national anthem at games

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Small anti-Trump rally staged outside U.S. Bank Stadium before Vikings game Sunday

A rally formed outside U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis just before game time Sunday, with a small group of protesters carrying “Black Lives Matter” signs.…
West Metro
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Missing insulin-dependent Crystal woman, 88, is located

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East Metro
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The Straight River meanders through a forested area south of Park Rapids, Minn. The Straight River is a tributary of the Mississippi threatened by an increase of agricultural pollution.

White Bear Lake court ruling could ripple across the state

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Man from north of Twin Cities dies in S.D. crash; no seat belt worn

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MSP plans big changes on retail and food front

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'Green To Go' could be rule for St. Paul eateries

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Around a home-cooked meal, St. Cloud mayor bringing people together

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Man fatally shot outside Roseville apartments

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Courtney Godfrey, Fox 9 reporter

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Obituary: Volunteer chess coach and role model Jack Mangan dies at 67

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Minneapolis Park Board considers delaying Hiawatha Golf Club closure

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Not like pulling teeth: Nonprofits investing in children's oral hygiene

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Male contraception gaining sex appeal, Gustavus survey finds

Male equivalents of the female birth control pill are coming closer to reality through research at the University of Minnesota and other institutions, and perhaps just in time, as pressure grows on men to take more responsibility for pregnancy prevention and family planning.