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Minnesota Virus Hospitalizations Reach Highest Mark of 2021
Minnesota reached 757 patients hospitalized due to COVID-19 on Friday.
More Than 200 Minnesota ICU Beds in Use Due to COVID-19
The number of COVID-19 patients in intensive care units across Minnesota has climbed to more than 200 for the first time this year, fueling concerns from health officials about shrinking capacity at hospitals statewide.
Ex-Cop’s Murder Verdict Reversed in Australian Woman’s Death
The Minnesota Supreme Court has reversed the third-degree murder conviction of a former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman in 2017.
Authorities Say 67% of Northern Minnesota Wildfire Contained
Authorities say a vast majority of the Greenwood Lake wildfire in northern Minnesota is contained, one month after lighting ignited the blaze in the Superior National Forest.
Moorhead Police Say Shooting Death Appears to be Homicide
Moorhead police say they are investigating shooting death as a homicide.
Minnesota Vikings Fall to Bengals in Cincinnati on Overtime Field Goal
Evan McPherson kicked a 33-yard field goal as time expired in overtime to push the Cincinnati Bengals to a 27-24 win over the Minnesota Vikings.
Ramsey County Ends Felony Prosecutions From Low-Level Stops
Ramsey County Attorney John Choi is planning to announce a new policy to end felony prosecutions that stem from low-level traffic stops.
Rescue Team Finds Body of Missing 2-Year-Old Girl in Edina
Police in a Minneapolis suburb say they have recovered the body of a 2-year-old girl who was the subject of more than 18-hour search after she apparently wandered away from her family on her own.
State Fair Final Attendance: 1.3M, Far Below 2019 Record
The Minnesota State Fair wrapped up its 12-day run with total attendance of about 1.3 million, well below usual numbers as the delta variant kept many fairgoers away.
Minnesota State Patrol Purged Messages After Floyd Protests
Court testimony shows that the Minnesota State Patrol purged emails and texts messages immediately after protests over the death George Floyd during which the agency is accused of targeting journalists.