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The city of Minneapolis is set to start replowing alleys beginning Sunday night.

HAPPENING NOW: Coverage of the 65th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.

DFL legislative majorities back legislation to restore voting rights to felons upon their release from custody. The House passed the bill 71-59 last week. Its companion bill is expected to pass soon. Gov. Tim Walz supports the move.

Legislators have long contemplated an overhaul of the state flag, but 2023 appears likely to be the year they jump-start that work, creating a committee to come up with Minnesota's new emblem.

The weekend's mild temperatures melted hopes of winter fun, as several ice-dependent festivals and fishing derbies were called off over ice-safety concerns.

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#BREAKING : Walter Mondale, who rose from small-town Minnesota to become Democratic nominee for president, dies at 93.

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Minneapolis is requiring owners of properties destroyed or damaged in the riots after George Floyd's killing to prepay the second half of their 2020 property taxes to obtain a demolition permit. That's leaving wreckage in place, unlike in St. Paul.

BREAKING: Derek Chauvin has been found guilty on all counts: second-degree unintentional murder, third-degree murder and second-degree manslaughter in the killing of #GeorgeFloyd  #DerekChauvinTrial 

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Republican Sen. Ron Johnson of Wisconsin said President Trump deserves to win more than one Nobel Peace Prize for his “leadership" and "brilliant negotiating strategy.”

Dozens of owners whose Twin Cities properties were severely damaged in the May riots have been stunned to discover that the money they would collect from their insurance company for demolition won’t come close to the actual costs of doing the job.

Iowa's state auditor again called for Gov. Kim Reynolds to return nearly $450,000 in federal coronavirus relief funds that were used to pay for 21 governor's office staff members for three months in 2020.

Chipotle fires St. Paul restaurant manager, retrains staff after viral video showing employees refusing to serve five black men.

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