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Death of ‘Miracle on Ice’ Standout Pavelich Ruled Suicide
A Minnesota medical examiner says last month's death of "Miracle on Ice" Olympic hockey player Mark Pavelich was ruled a suicide.
One Person Dies in Fire at Duluth Apartment Building
Authorities say one person has died in an apartment fire in Duluth, the same building where another individual died in a fire last year.
Lieutenant: Kneeling on Floyd’s Neck ‘totally Unnecessary’
The head of the Minneapolis Police Department's homicide division has testified that kneeling on the neck of someone who is handcuffed and in the prone position is ``top-tier, deadly'' force and ``totally unnecessary.''
Minnesota Supreme Court Rejects Appeal in Snowmobile Death
The Minnesota Supreme Court has affirmed the conviction in the case of a snowmobiler sentenced to more than 12 years in prison for crashing into an 8-year-old boy on Chisago Lake and killing him.
Walz Gets J&J Dose as Minnesota Opens up Vaccine Queue
Gov. Tim Walz and former Gov. Tim Pawlenty each received a dose of coronavirus vaccine in a bipartisan display aimed at boosting acceptance of the vaccine as eligibility opened up to all Minnesotans 16 and older on Tuesday.
Squad Car Damaged By Gunfire in Duluth
Authorities in Duluth are investigating after a Minnesota State trooper's squad car was damaged by gunfire.
Live Coverage of Derek Chauvin Trial Monday On News-Talk 1340 KROC AM/96.9FM
The huge task for jurors at the trial of a white former police officer charged in the death of George Floyd showed during jury selection as some would-be jurors said they were unnerved by the very thought of being on the panel.
Dinner Theater Drops ‘Cinderella’ with Mostly White Cast
A suburban Minneapolis dinner theater has scrapped plans for a production of "Cinderella" because the cast was mostly white and it didn't fit with its efforts to become more diverse.
Two Women Killed in Carlton County Crash
The State Patrol says two women have died in a crash in northeastern Minnesota.
Transgender Student to Receive $300K in Discrimination Suit
Minnesota's largest school district will pay $300,000 to settle a discrimination lawsuit with a transgender student who was barred from using the boys' locker room during the swimming season.
Need for Disputed Pipeline Argued in Minnesota Appeals Court
The Minnesota Court of Appeals has heard arguments over Enbridge Energy's Line 3 replacement project in northern Minnesota, which opponents are calling unnecessary due to an eventual decline in the demand for oil.
Jury Selection Completed For Chauvin Trial
A jury has been seated for the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer in George Floyd's death, with opening statements set for March 29.
Moorhead Police Investigate Shooting Death of 6-Year-Old
Authorities say a 6-year-old boy died from a fatal gunshot wound in a Moorhead apartment where he was left with several other unsupervised children.
AP Source: Minnesota Picks Ben Johnson As Next Head Coach
Minnesota has picked former player and assistant Ben Johnson to be the new head men's basketball coach, according to a person with knowledge of the hire.