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Iron Range to host final hearing on proposed mineral withdrawal Video included

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Tuesday's hearing will be held on the Iron Range, where both supporters of copper-nickel mining and people concerned about the environment are sure to come out in force.

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Coast Guard warns against boating while intoxicated Video included

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In light of recent boating accidents, the U.S. Coast Guard has a few reminders to keep boaters safe on the water.

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UPDATE: Man charged in child pornography case uncovered by cyber tip

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The Ashland man who was put behind bars after a cyber tip to the Internet Crimes Against Children was officially charged Monday.

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Pruitt's endorsement supports St.Louis River Video included

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EPA administrator Scott Pruitt's visit to Minnesota last week left a good impression on law makers. "We had a very productive, a very cordial conversation. We talked about EPA budget as it effects grants to the state." One of the budget items Pruitt has voiced support of is the Great Lakes restoration initiative; a major funding source for the Minnesota Pollution Control agency as they work to clean up the St.Louis river area of concern. "well to date we've spent a t... More>>

Ashland looking for public input to create waterfront venue, grow local business Video included

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The City of Ashland is proposing an opportunity to create a much needed waterfront event venue while also expanding the Hotel Chequamegon. The proposal is still in the very early stages of the planning process. 

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Two Bovey City Councilors face felony charges, city leaders respond Video included

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On the Iron Range, two city councilors face felony charges. Both are accused of theft in separate incidents. 

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Police search for missing Brainerd man

Police say John Greenwaldt, 29, was last seen getting into an unknown vehicle. 

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One killed in Makinen Township crash

One passenger in the overturned vehicle was flown to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries, however the driver, 29-year-old Rai Walden of Makinen, was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Crews demolish former Pawnbroker building in East Hillside

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Crews spent the day demolishing this building, home to the former Pawnbroker.

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Man killed during motorcycle crash south of Mellen

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According to the Ashland County Sheriff's Office, Jay Young of Gordon, Wisconsin was traveling north on County Highway GG when his bike left the road and crashed down into an embankment shortly before 2 p.m. on Monday.

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Former GOP party chair Downey enters 2018 race for governor

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Minnesota's former Republican party chairman is running for governor.

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Western Wisconsin residents rebuild after fatal tornado

Residents in western Wisconsin are slowly recovering from a tornado that killed one person, injured 25 and caused at least $10 million in damage.

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Mystery signs mock Minneapolis police

© Credit : KARE   The signs, which read "Warning: Twin Cities Police easily startled", appeared at least twice on posts in Minneapolis and St. Paul over the weekend. This one was seen in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood. © Credit : KARE The signs, which read "Warning: Twin Cities Police easily startled", appeared at least twice on posts in Minneapolis and St. Paul over the weekend. This one was seen in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.
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(KARE) - You may have seen an unusual sign or two popping up in Minneapolis this weekend, taking a backhand swipe at the city's police force in the wake of the Justine Damond shooting. 

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Officer struck along interstate in critical condition

A Green Bay area police officer is hospitalized in critical condition following surgery for injuries received when he was hit by a vehicle along the interstate.

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Bush's Baked Beans issues voluntary recall

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(KARE) -- Bush Brothers & Co.announced Saturday the company has issued a voluntary recall of certain 28-ounce cans of Bush’s Brown Sugar Hickory Baked Beans, Country Style Baked Beans and Original Baked Beans because of potentially defective side seams on cans.

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NWS confirms tornado touchdown in Beltrami County

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Authorities with the NWS say the tornado touched down in the area of Shilo Road and Cormant Road about 10 miles west of Keliher. 

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Minnesota researchers make progress in fish cryopreservation

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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minnesota Daily reports that researchers are using gold nanoparticles and lasers to freeze and thaw live fish embryos. 

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Wisconsin school district changes staff social media policy

Employees of a school district in southern Wisconsin will no longer be allowed to use their personal social media accounts to engage students.

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Immigrant deaths in tractor-trailer highlight danger of heat

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Experts say the temperature inside of the tractor-trailer where several smuggled immigrants died and many others were left in dire health would have quickly become unbearable in the Texas heat. 

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Hermantown crash sends 3 people to the hospital

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Two people suffered life threatening injuries during a car crash in Hermantown. 

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Basketball Hall of Famer John Kundla dies at 101

John Kundla, the Hall of Fame coach who led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships, died Sunday. He was 101.

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