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GM Rick Spielman addresses reporters Monday
The Minnetonka-based company said it "takes this matter very seriously particularly in light of our long-standing commitment to the protection of children." (09/16/2014)
Discussing corporal punishment on Twitter, Gene Demby heard the personal experiences of many. (09/15/2014)
Adrian Peterson
In a statement, the star running back said while he wasn't a perfect parent, "I am, without a doubt, not a child abuser." (09/15/2014)
Peterson's lawyer confirmed the football star was indicted in Texas for reckless or negligent injury to a child in an incident involving Peterson's son. (09/12/2014)
DNR officials say Cass Lake and many of the lakes near it are now considered zebra mussel infested after the species were recently discovered. (09/12/2014)
Artisans are rediscovering the craft of hard cider brewing with unique beverages popping up everywhere apples are grown. (09/10/2014)
Suter was a defensemen on the legendary 'Miracle on Ice' 1980 U.S. Olympic hockey team that defeated the Soviet Union. He's the first player on that team to die. (09/09/2014)
State officials say scammers pretending to be Revenue Department officials are trying to force unsuspecting callers to turn over credit card information. (09/09/2014)
There are 116 apple orchards in Minnesota, according to the Minnesota Department of Agriculture. (09/06/2014)
Part of the confusion over which skyway spaces are public is that it's different in each of the Twin Cities. (09/05/2014)
The two officers involved in the shooting were unharmed but believed their lives were in danger, Chief Tom Smith told reporters last week. (09/02/2014)
Law enforcement personnel are looking for Lyle "Ty" Marvin Hoffman, 44, who is charged in the shooting death of attorney Kelly Phillips last month. (09/02/2014)
Fifteen people in Minnesota were sickened by the produce, which was likely contaminated before it was distributed. (08/29/2014)
People living in Minnesota continue to travel overseas to fight for terrorist organizations in Syria, the top FBI official in Minneapolis said Thursday. (08/28/2014)
Bob Dylan will return to Minnesota for three concerts in early November. (08/27/2014)