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Minnesota hospitals report increase in preventable errors

“Never events” such as surgeries on wrong body part occurred despite prevention efforts.

Pedestrian in critical condition after being hit by car in Bloomington

It happened near the tintersection of Bloomington Ferry Road and Landau Drive about 8 p.m., police said.

Police arrest man in Minneapolis slaying of brother

The suspect is being held without bail in Hennepin County jail.

Ben Shapiro speech venue triggers threat of lawsuit against University of Minnesota

Conservative speaker should be given larger forum, group says.

Minnesota colleges, universities adopt 'affirmative consent' rule

New standard redefines sexual misconduct on campus.

Edina brainiac extends 'Jeopardy' victory streak to 6 for $133K

Rob Worman will be back on the show Thursday for another challenge.

Minneapolis threatens $500 fines to unlicensed Airbnbs

Minneapolis will start enforcing new rules for short-term rentals.

Thanks to 3M settlement, water in east metro to get an $850 million boost

First spending priority will be fixing drinking water for city systems and private wells.

People wrote to: 'Billy Graham, Minneapolis, Minnesota'

Graham’s footprints still seen at University of Northwestern, KTIS.

Minneapolis students walk out, march to City Hall

“This is about children dying,” said a senior from Southwest High School.

St. Paul City Council hears first report on minimum wage hike

The nonpartisan Citizens League presented the summary of hundreds of comments on the proposed citywide minimum wage increase.

Student arrested in Orono schools threat that prompted lockdown

An online threat had students barricaded in their classrooms for hours, with desks and chairs blocking the doors.

Victims denounce a failing state system for responding to reports of elder abuse

Sen. Karin Housley says too many reports have “fallen through cracks.”