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Top state GOP senator opposes Walz's order

The Interstate 35W Bridge in Minneapolis glowed light blue Thursday night, April 9, to honor healthcare providers and essential workers.
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Gov. Tim Walz on Thursday defended extending his stay-at-home order, saying it is based on data and expert advice.

11 new deaths among latest Minnesota COVID-19 cases

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How COVID-19 deaths are reported on death certificates is a source of controversy, some fearing overreporting, others fearing underreporting.
Smithfield said it will close its giant pork processing plant in Sioux Falls, S.D., shown in a photo taken Wednesday, where health officials reported
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Crucial processor of Minnesota pork closes over COVID-19

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Minneapolis Park Board unveils preferred design for Hiawatha golf course

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The shelves are nearly empty of shotguns at Frontiersman Sports in St. Louis Park. Owner Kory Krause said those who visit the store are buying shotgun
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The shelves are nearly empty of shotguns at Frontiersman Sports in St. Louis Park. Owner Kory Krause said those who visit the store are buying shotguns and handguns more than military-style rifles.

COVID-19's spread fuels record run on guns in Minnesota

Minnesota gun enthusiasts say more people than ever are buying shotguns and handguns for self-defense instead of the military-style rifles that become popular when buyers worry that they may become outlawed.
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When you flush a toilet in the Twin Cities, where does everything go?

Most maps of the Twin Cities feature highways and bridges that connect our region. But few show another grid that is even more crucial to daily life.
Owner Scott Endres prepared a display outside Tangletown Gardens in south Minneapolis, which is expected to open this week.
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Garden centers will reopen as essential businesses in Minnesota — with a few changes

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Retired Vikings head coach Bud Grant, photographed in his basement in December 2017
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Anderson: Lying low during pandemic, Bud Grant sees history repeating itself

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Semitrucks drive by a freeway sign along Interstate 5 that urges people to stay at home due to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak on their way toward L
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Snowbirds' dilemma: Should they stay or should they go home?

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Opinion

Stay-at-home strategy is working for Minnesota

The extension to May 4 is the right choice to keep the progress state has made vs. COVID-19.