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No Sunday Liquor Sales? Thanks For Nothing Minnesota Senate

Yesterday the Minnesota Senate voted down a bill that would have repealed a ban on Sunday liquor sales. From this Minnesota consumer, "Thanks for nothing." Who could this benefit? Oh, wait a minute, I think I know.

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Fire Danger ‘Extreme’ To ‘Very High’ Across Most Of Minnesota

The danger of wildfire across Minnesota is listed as 'Extreme' to 'Very High' across most of the state according to the Minnesota Fire Marshall. Burning is prohibited across the central part of the state, and we are all being asked to help prevent a wildfire from starting. Here are some things to think about:

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Red Flag Fire Warning In Effect For Minnesota This Afternoon

A Red Flag Warning is in effect for Northern and Western Minnesota today, issued by the National Weather Service to alert us to extreme fire danger. Strong winds, low humidities, and dry conditions will combine to set the stage for 'critical fire weather conditions.'

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Sold Out Target Field Ready For Today’s Home Opener

Target Field comes alive for another summer of baseball today as the Minnesota Twins (1-5) take the field in Minneapolis for the first time in 2015, hosting the Kansas City Royals (6-0) this afternoon.

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Red Flag Fire Warning In Effect For Minnesota Today

A Red Flag Warning is in effect for most of Minnesota today, issued by the National Weather Service to alert us to extreme fire danger. Strong winds, low humidities, and dry conditions combine to set the stage for 'critical fire weather conditions.'

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Nat Geo Names Grand Marais Among Top U.S. Adventure Towns

National Geographic has built what they call the ultimate state-by-state guide to the Top-100 adventure towns in America -- and included on the list is Grand Marais, Minnesota; on the north shore of Lake Superior in the state's arrowhead region.

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Minnesota Awarded Major League Soccer Franchise

Major League Soccer (MLS) has awarded a franchise to Minnesota! The official announcement was made this morning (March 25) at a press conference at Target Field in Minneapolis.

The franchise has been awarded to an ownership group that includes Dr. Bill McGuire, owner of Minneapolis-base

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Northern Lights May Be Visible Across Minnesota Tonight

A strong solar storm on the surface of the sun has sent waves of magnetic plasma streaming towards earth for the past couple of days -- and one of the effects could be a spectacular show across the Minnesota sky tonight; in the form of the Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis.

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Spring Forward: Daylight Savings Time Begins This Weekend

If the warmer temperatures aren't enough to convince you that Spring is near, maybe the start of Daylight Savings Time will help convince you. It officially starts at 2 AM this Sunday morning; so either before you go to bed Saturday night, or first thing Sunday morning -- roll your clocks ahead one hour.

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Forbes Ranks Twin Cites #17 On ‘Best For Business’ List

Forbes looked at the 200 largest metros in America and ranked the Twin Cities 17th on the 'Best for Business & Careers' list for 2015 -- right between San Antonio, TX at #16 and San Francisco, CA at #18. Raleigh, NC topped the list, followed by Des Moines, IA at #2.

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Cleanup From I-94 Pileup Near Clearwater [Watch]

The Minnesota State Patrol responded to 51 crashes yesterday in the St. Cloud area. One person was killed on I-94 and six others were hurt in a pileup that included 40 vehicles and forced the closure of the interstate in both directions. Here's some post-pileup cleanup B-roll video captured by StormChasingVideo.com.

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11 Year-Old Writes Letter Asking Wild To Acquire Her Dad (And They Did)

11 year-old Minnesotan Jordyn Leopold wrote a letter to the Minnesota Wild, telling the team she missed her dad -- asking them to acquire the Columbus Blue Jackets defenseman. Yesterday the Wild brought Leopold home to Minnesota.

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