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April 11
Left circle Laine

Left circle Laine

Heat maps of Patrik Laine's shot attempts this season show he's dangerous from the center of the ice all the time, and especially dangerous from the left circle when the Jets are on a power play.
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April 3

City-owned empty lots

Here's a look at the hundreds of vacant lots that the city owns in North Minneapolis.
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March 5
Snow forecast and weather warnings map

Snow forecast and weather warnings map

This web map forecasts how much snow will fall in the next couple of days. Navigate to the second map for current weather warnings from the National Weather Services. You can navigate this map by panning and zooming, using the plus and minus button or click on the map to see the forecast snow amount or click on a warning area to get in-depth information for each site then click on MORE INFO to open a link to the latest NWS alerts and data.
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February 21
Hospital error events increase

Hospital error events increase

Harmful "adverse events" in surgery and patient care continue to occur in Minnesota hospitals and surgery centers, despite more than a decade of efforts to publicly report and prevent them.
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February 21
Surgical events that went wrong

Surgical events that went wrong

A look at the increase in surgical errors/procedures through time.
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February 21
Events that caused death or harm

Events that caused death or harm

Hundreds of adverse health events were reported in 2017.
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February 2
Americans belief in God and football

Americans belief in God and football

Almost half of Americans polled believe that God has a hand in the outcome of sports.
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January 23
Snow depth analysis

Snow depth analysis

The latest analysis of current snow depth from the National Weather Service: National Operational Hydrologic Remote Sensing Center
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January 22
Snowfall forecast

Snowfall forecast

This web map forecasts how much snow will fall in the next couple of days. You can navigate this map by panning and zooming, using the plus and minus button or click on the map to see the forecast snow amount. (Snow amount is the expected total accumulation of new snow, in inches during a 2 hour period.)Note: This map is time enabled, use the time bar to show changes over time. Run the full animation using the navigation arrow on the left or tab through it using the navigation tools to the right
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January 15

Super Bowl Live activities

The Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee released the map for the 10-day free festival on Nicollet Mall beginning Jan. 26 and running through Feb. 4.
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December 26, 2017
Minneapolis proposes more areas for billboards

Minneapolis proposes more areas for billboards

A zoning amendment would expand the areas where billboards and signs are allowed in downtown Minneapolis.
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December 23, 2017
Bone marrow transplant compatibility

Bone marrow transplant compatibility

Protein markers called HLA (Human Leukocyte Antigens) that are inherited need to be similar so donors' stem cells don't attack recipients' bodies after transplant. Siblings only have a one in four chance of matching. Here's how it works.
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December 19, 2017
747 landing viewing areas

747 landing viewing areas

Some suggested spots to get a look at the last landing of a 747 at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Wednesday.
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December 18, 2017

Location of derailment

Site of Amtrak derailment near DuPont, Wash.
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December 11, 2017
NYC subway bomb

NYC subway bomb

A crude pipe bomb strapped to a man inspired by the Islamic State group went off Monday in a crowded subway corridor near Times Square.
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December 11, 2017

N.Y.C. bomb

Man with a pipe bomb set off the device in the subway near Times Square on Monday at the height of the morning rush hour.
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December 3, 2017

I-694 detour route

A washout on I-694 in Oakdale is forcing officials to close the interstate in both directions until further notice.
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November 29, 2017
Dangerous intersections for pedestrians

Dangerous intersections for pedestrians

The overwhelming majority of motor vehicle crashes in Minneapolis involving pedestrians happen on 10 percent of city streets — with West Lake Street proving to be the most perilous.
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November 1, 2017
Enbridge Line 3 project

Enbridge Line 3 project

Enbridge Energy proposes to build a 340-mile crude oil pipeline through wild rice country in Minnesota to replace an older pipeline called Line 3. It is part of a $8.2 billion pipeline project from Hardisty, Alberta, to Superior, Wis. The Minnesota portion is estimated to cost over $2 billion. Lakes colored blue are recognized as wild rice lakes by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
Top Workplaces
October 24, 2017

2017 Top 150 Workplaces

Minnesota employees surveyed by WorkplaceDynamics ranked these 150 employers as Top Workplaces for 2017.