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Top Minn. GOP senator opposes Walz's order

St. Paul closed all its playgrounds, athletic courts and skate parks due to COVID-19, including this court at Hamline Park.
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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 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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Local

Former St. Paul schools chief Patricia Harvey, champion of accountability, dies at 72

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Kory Krause, owner of Frontiersman Sports. The St. Louis Park gun store has seen its supply of shotguns and 9mm handguns get bought up. Krause also ha
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Kory Krause, owner of Frontiersman Sports. The St. Louis Park gun store has seen its supply of shotguns and 9mm handguns get bought up. Krause also has had to put limits on ammunition.

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

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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.
Retired Vikings head coach Bud Grant, photographed in his basement in December 2017
Sports

Anderson: Lying low during pandemic, Grant sees history repeating itself

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Runners, from left, Aaron Boike, Matt Van Donsel, and Mark Johnson demonstrated how they’ve been running together while following social distancing
Outdoors

Coronavirus has done a number on Minnesota's active running community

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A Target in Columbia Heights lacked toilet paper, wipes and other items in mid-March.

Why, exactly, is toilet paper in short supply?

It's not yet clear when — if ever — buying habits will get back to normal.
Lunds & Byerlys has taken several measures to enforce social distancing and protect employees and shoppers.
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Lunds & Byerlys asks shoppers to go solo in stores

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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.