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The 45th Annual Renaissance Festival Kicks Off This Weekend [VIDEO]

Huzzah! It's that time of year again!

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Three Injured When Roof Collapses During Rock Show at Famous Minneapolis Nightclub

The Minneapolis club First Avenue is undergoing repairs after a section of the ceiling collapsed during a show last night, sending three people to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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Timberwolves Coach & President Flip Saunders Diagnosed With Cancer

Minnesota Timberwolves head coach and president Flip Saunders revealed today that he is undergoing treatment for Hodgkin's Lymphoma, a cancer of the immune system. Saunders' doctors say that it is a, “treatable and curable form of cancer,” and he plans to continue with his team duties.

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Teague Resigns From Position As Gophers AD

Norwood Teague announced Friday morning that he is resigning from his position as Athletic Director at the University of Minnesota.

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Minnesota Dentist Who Illegally Killed Lion in Zimbabwe Issues Public Statement

Walter Palmer, the dentist from Minnesota who allegedly bribed park rangers in Zimbabwe to let him hunt and kill a beloved and protected lion, has released a public statement in which he denies any intentional wrongdoing but also expresses regret for his actions.

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Vote Now For Your Favorite Sing-Along At The Minnesota State Fair

The Great Minnesota Get Together is in need of your help. They are looking for sing-along songs to add to the Great Sing-Along playlist. Vote for your favorite sing-along and it might be sung by thousands of people at the Minnesota State Fair.

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Northern Lights May Be Visible Across Central Minnesota Again 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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Minneapolis Among Top-10 Baseball Cities In America (Really?)

This Twins' season has been fun so far, but the past few seasons have been laughable. In a word, bad. In two words, really bad. Turns out it doesn't matter. According to WalletHub, Minneapolis is one of the top-ten cities in America for baseball fans.

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We All Play A Part In Saving Minnesota Motorcycle Riders’ Lives

In the past nine days alone, five motorcycle riders have died on Minnesota roads. Spring is always a dangerous time as drivers have become unaccustomed to seeing riders over the winter. Do the riders play a part in their own safety? No doubt, but please be aware of the impact you can have as a car or truck driver.

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Something Fishy’s Going On In Minnesota: Walleye Opener Tomorrow

Few days in Minnesota are celebrated like the opening weekend of the fishing season. Tomorrow marks the start of the 2015 walleye season on our 11,842 lakes. (I know we say 10,000 -- but Minnesotans don't like to brag.) I'll be spending the day on the water up north. Here are some interesting Minnesota fishing facts.

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Minnesota’s Bridges Need a “Backeotomy”

Over 1,000 trips were taken every minute over deficient Minnesota bridges in 2014 and they're not getting any younger.

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Wild vs. Blues: Game 5 Tonight In St. Louis [Video Preview]

For Minnesota Wild fans, Monday's 3-0 win over the Blues was pure bliss. Wednesday night's 6-1 loss was the opposite of that. Tonight's Game 5 in St. Louis will play a large part in steering this best-of-series one way or another.

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