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Minnesotans only have to look across the St. Croix River to see what a state-mandated "stay-at-home" order looks like.
Seven-year-olds who beg for a play date now video chat. Gym rats work out to YouTube videos. Book clubs, yoga classes and church groups connect via videoconferencing apps. Commuter congestion is gone.
Governor's order to stay home is economic blow for many local businesses.
"It's a situation that no one has lived through in my lifetime," said Kris Howland from the Chanhassen Dinner Theatres.
The specter of the virus outbreak has forced organizations to shut down events, including St. Patrick's Day parades. The Twin Cities archbishop issued a dispensation to are Catholics for going to Sunday mass.
The Chippewa Falls man will face the families of the victims in court this week.
It's the first step in choosing delegates to conventions.
Minnesota's top elected officials made it clear this week that they're siding with the Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe in a long-standing and often emotional…
Homeowners scramble to buy insurance, but waiting too long can be risky, too
Because of a "technical error," applicants to the Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine.received acceptance letters Thursday afternoon when they shouldn't have.