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Minnesota shatters daily record of COVID deaths with 101

With the latest numbers, Minnesota has now seen 3,476 deaths since the pandemic hit in March. "This is a sad development, but it is not a surprising development," Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm said.
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Minneapolis City Council President Lisa Bender, shown in October. Bender was one of three council members to unveil a plan Friday to cut nearly $8 mil
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Minneapolis City Council President Lisa Bender, shown in October. Bender was one of three council members to unveil a plan Friday to cut nearly $8 million from the Minneapolis Police Department and limit the number of officers it can hire.

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The proposal to cut $8 million from the police department comes as the council is deeply divided over how much to spend on policing.
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