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Road construction and gas price preview for the holiday weekend Video included

As Labor Day weekend begins, millions across the country are getting ready to pack up their cars for the last road trip of summer. More>>

EU inches toward new sanctions on Russia

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The European Union on Saturday warned that the apparent incursion of Russian troops on Ukrainian soil pushes the conflict closer to a point of no return, with new economic sanctions being drawn up to make Moscow reconsider... More>>

McFadden, Franken argue over debate schedule

The debate about debates rages on in Minnesota's U.S. Senate race.After seeing his proposal for six debates pared back to three, Republican challenger Mike McFadden says Senator Al Franken's campaign is now holding up debate negotiations. McFadden called on Franken to agree to earlier debates from the State Fair on Friday and objected to the prospect of their first debate taking place in late October.McFadden says he thinks the two should meet at least once before earl... More>>

Traditional Celtic music kicks off Irish Fest Video included

The tastes and sounds of Ireland are coming to Rochester this weekend for the fourth annual Irish Fest. Traditional Irish music, dancing, food, and games will be on display for the event's first year at its new location at the History Center of Olmsted County. More>>

Foster parent's license revoked after infant dies in her care Video included

A foster care mother loses her license after a baby dies in her care. This stems from an incident from November, 2013.  More>>

Griner and Taylor lift Mercury over Lynx 85-71

Brittney Griner had 23 points and 11 rebounds and the Phoenix Mercury held off a late rally to beat the Minnesota Lynx 85-71 on Friday night in Game 1 of the best-of-3 Western Conference finals. More>>

Study: Novel heart failure drug shows big promise

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By MARILYNN MARCHIONE AP Chief Medical Writer A new study reports one of the biggest potential advances against heart failure in more than a decade. Doctors say that a first-of-a-kind, experimental drug... More>>

Liberia to unseal slum cordoned off to stop Ebola

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Liberia says it will open up a slum in its capital where thousands of people were barricaded to contain the spread of Ebola. More>>

Cabbage likely caused Minnesota E. coli outbreak

State health officials say green whole head cabbage was the likely source of E. coli that sickened 15 people in Minnesota in July. More>>

Deputies remember Trooper Ted Foss, warn motorists this weekend Video included

Minnesota State Patrol is reminding drivers to slow down and move over this Labor Day weekend by remembering a fellow officer. More>>

White House: No change to US terror warnings

The White House does not expect the U.S. to raise its terrorism threat warning level. More>>

Cameron promises tough action to fight militants

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Prime Minister David Cameron pledged Friday to plug gaps in Britain's armory to combat terror, describing the extremist threat posed by the Islamic State group as being more dangerous than even that of al-Qaida. More>>

Vikings WR Simpson gets 3-game suspension by NFL

Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Jerome Simpson has been suspended for three games for violating the NFL's substance abuse policy, his second such punishment in three seasons. More>>

MnDOT urges travelers to use caution through work zones Video included

MnDOT is asking travelers to drive carefully through road construction zones during the Labor Day weekend.
Three projects are on Interstate 90 in southeast Minnesota
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Man accused of assaulting pregnant girlfriend near Rochester

The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man accused of assaulting his pregnant girlfriend and stealing her money near Rochester. More>>

Police: Rochester woman arrested after beating 11-year-old daughter

Rochester police arrested a woman accused of beating her daughter while under the influence. More>>

Rochester child found stuck in Red Wing crock

A rough afternoon for a Rochester toddler who got her legs stuck in some kitchenware. More>>

No sanctions for destruction of 'fantasy logs'

A convicted serial rapist who destroyed explicit journals that could have been used as evidence for officials fighting his release in Minnesota won't face legal consequences for failing to keep his writings known as... More>>

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    Thursday marked the start of the Great Minnesota Get-together, or the Minnesota State Fair! Check out the At the Fair page for all the information you need when you go, from the newest and craziest foods to location maps and video reports!More >>
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