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 2021-10-26 21:49 

MinnPost

Coronavirus in Minnesota: FDA approves Pfizer vaccine for kids 5-11; new cases decline...

Gov. Tim Walz, Minnesota Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm, and former governor Tim Pawlenty each received a booster shot Tuesday to promote immunization against COVID-19....

 2021-10-26 20:55 

Star Tribune

FDA panel backs Pfizer's low-dose COVID-19 vaccine for kids...

The U.S. moved a step closer to expanding COVID-19 vaccinations for millions more children as a panel of government advisers on Tuesday endorsed kid-size doses of Pfizer's shots for 5- to 11-year-olds....

 2021-10-26 20:53 

Star Tribune

Minnesota governors get COVID-19 boosters in show of vaccine support...

Hospitals report that unvaccinated patients suffer more severe COVID-19; state discloses death of 20- to 24-year-old....

 2021-10-26 20:51 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

UPDATE: FDA advisers back Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for young kids...

A panel of U.S. health advisers on Tuesday endorsed kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, moving the U.S. closer to beginning vaccinations in children ages 5 to 11....

 2021-10-26 20:48 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

Man who died after car hit him while bicycling identified as Rosemount priest...

Dennis "Denny" Dempsey, a priest at Church of the Risen Savior, was killed when a car hit him while he was riding his bike at about 3:23 p.m. Monday near County Road 42 and 145th Street West....

 2021-10-26 20:47 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

FDA Advisers Back Pfizer's COVID-19 Vaccine for Young Kids...
 2021-10-26 20:35 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

Current, former Minnesota governors receive COVID-19 booster shot...

On Tuesday, current Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and former governor Tim Pawlenty received their COVID-19 booster shots. Minnesota Department of Health Commissioner Jan Malcolm received her shot as well....

 2021-10-26 20:33 

MinnPost

Chief Arradondo a central figure in Minneapolis municipal elections...

Plus: The time Minneapolis elected the Minneapolis Police Federation president the mayor; St. Benedict nuns apologize for Native boarding school; Target expects a strong holiday shopping season; St. Paul's Irish pub The Liffey won't reopen; and mo...

 2021-10-26 20:25 

Star Tribune

FDA advisers back Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for young kids...

A panel of U.S. health advisers on Tuesday endorsed kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine, moving the U.S. closer to beginning vaccinations in children ages 5 to 11....

 2021-10-26 20:15 

Star Tribune

Election 'distracted' Trump team from pandemic response, Birx tells Congress...
 2021-10-26 19:29 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Xcel Energy Seeks To Hike Electricity Rates By About 20%...

The rate hike would generate about $677 million over the three years with a big portion directed to building out transmission lines to connect to renewable power sources....

 2021-10-26 19:24 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

3 More Rapid COVID-19 Testing Locations Open Tuesday In Inver Grove Heights, Wadena, Hibbing...

The free tests are now being done at sites in St. Paul, Crookston, Hutchinson, Moorhead and Stillwater, along with Brooklyn Park, Duluth, Inver Grove Heights, Wadena and Hibbing....

 2021-10-26 19:18 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

U of M works to identify man who allegedly attempted to record person in shower...

The University of Minnesota's Department of Public Safety is attempting to identify a man who allegedly recorded a person while they were taking a shower last week....

 2021-10-26 18:50 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Northern Minnesota Man Arrested After Allegedly Assault 2 People With Hand Saw...

Authorities in northern Minnesota say that a 40-year-old man was arrested Monday night after allegedly assaulting two people with a hand saw....

 2021-10-26 18:18 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

PHOTO: U Of M Alerts Students To Person Taking Pictures In Showers...

In an update to a security incident at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities campus, authorities have issued surveillance images of the person who purportedly attempted to record students as they showered in a dormitory....

 2021-10-26 18:17 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Protesters Demonstrate Against 'Unethically High' Drug Prices Outside UnitedHealthcare Corporate Offices...
 2021-10-26 17:55 

Star Tribune

Billionaire tax runs into criticism; big Biden plan in flux...

The Democrats' idea for a new billionaires' tax to help pay for President Joe Biden's social services and climate change plan has quickly run into criticism as too cumbersome, with some lawmakers preferring the original plan of simply raising ...

 2021-10-26 17:46 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Bemidji Police Asking For Public's Help Locating Missing Teeen, Sian-Rose Tappo...

Bemidji police are requesting the public's help in locating 17-year-old Sian-Rose Tappo....

 2021-10-26 17:34 

Star Tribune

Pandemic's financial effects present 'double whammy' for millennial women...
 2021-10-26 17:13 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies...

Extensive slowdowns all along the supply chain are keeping consumers from buying what they want when they want, suggesting broader problems across the economy....

 2021-10-26 17:04 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

First woman enlisted infantry soldier in Iowa National Guard...

It's been five years since the U.S. Army opened combat arms positions to women. An infantry soldier must complete a 22-week training stint, where they learn skills ranging from squad tactics to close-quarter combat training....

 2021-10-26 17:00 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

Midday Update 10-26-21...
 2021-10-26 17:00 

MinnPost

Karl-Anthony Towns is vital to the Timberwolves. It would be nice if that was more wonderful and less troubling to think about....

The box score proclaims that Karl-Anthony Towns had a fabulous game Monday night against the New Orleans Pelicans. But this is Karl-Anthony Towns, so it was not that simple....

 2021-10-26 16:56 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

TV looks more like US, viewers like it, diversity study says...

"People basically want to see the TV shows that look like America, that have characters they can relate to and have experiences that resonate with them," Hunt said....

 2021-10-26 16:37 

Star Tribune

In honor of the 'NBA 75' team: The top 25 Timberwolves players ever...

A list of the top 75 players in Wolves history would be pretty bleak past a certain point. So Michael Rand made a list and cut it off at 25. (Numbers 17 and 18 made it for identical reasons.)...

 2021-10-26 16:30 

MinnPost

An internal poll showed Frey with a 19-point lead in the Minneapolis mayoral race. But in an RCV election, he could still lose....

It's rare for candidates who lead in first-choice votes in ranked-choice elections to be defeated, but it can happen under certain circumstances....

 2021-10-26 16:20 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

MDH: 22 newly-reported COVID-19 deaths, 6,583 new cases...

Data reported on Tuesdays represents data as of the remainder of Friday, Saturday, Sunday and as of 4 a.m. on Monday....

 2021-10-26 16:17 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Fourth Stimulus Check: Is Another Relief Payment Coming?...

COVID is still limiting the economic recovery for millions of Americans. Would a fourth stimulus check help?...

 2021-10-26 16:15 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

COVID-19 In MN: 22 More Deaths Reported With Positivity Rate On Downward Trend...

As more COVID-19 rapid testing sites open across Minnesota, the state health department on Tuesday is reporting 22 more deaths and 6,583 additional virus cases....

 2021-10-26 16:15 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Woman Walking Dog Killed By Hit-And-Run Driver In Blaine...

A woman walking a dog on the side of a Blaine road was struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver Monday afternoon, police report....

 2021-10-26 16:10 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

Judge in Chauvin Trial to Release Names of Jurors on Nov. 1...
 2021-10-26 15:59 

MinnPost

Why federal regulations are likely to keep lawful gun owners away from Minnesota's medical cannabis program...

The conflict stems from a federal government policy of denying gun purchases and transfers to anyone who signs up for a state's medical cannabis program....

 2021-10-26 15:58 

Star Tribune

In honor of the NBA 75 team: The top 25 Timberwolves players ever...
 2021-10-26 15:37 

KSTP

[ ABC St. Paul ]

Darknet sting leads to 150 arrests in 8 countries over fake pills...

Deputy Attorney General Lisa Monaco said investigators found darknet vendors were running fake laboratories in their homes to create fake pills — designed to look like prescription pain pills — that are laced with fentanyl, methamphetamine and...

 2021-10-26 15:37 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Minnesota Ranked As 4th-Safest State In U.S....

Minnesota is one of the safest states in the country, according to a new ranking....

 2021-10-26 15:28 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

Morning Update 10-26-21...
 2021-10-26 15:16 

Star Tribune

Unlicensed driver jailed after fatally hitting bicyclist in Rosemount, police say...

The motorist has been caught at least 10 times driving after his license was revoked, according to court records....

 2021-10-26 15:09 

Star Tribune

Are vaccine boosters widely needed? Some federal advisers have misgivings...
 2021-10-26 15:00 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Judge Sets Final Ground Rules For Kyle Rittenhouse Trial Evidence...

Kyle Rittenhouse, 18, of Antioch, Illinois, was among a number of people who responded to calls on social media to take up arms and come to Kenosha to respond to the protests....

 2021-10-26 14:59 

KXLT

[ Rochester, MN ]

Breezy sunshine today; midweek rain is likely...

Gusty sunshine today The sunshine we enjoyed on Monday will stick around today, but with just a few thin cirrus clouds and a gusty breeze that will develop ahead of a storm system that will be approaching from the west. Temperatures will climb quickly thr...

 2021-10-26 14:35 

Star Tribune

Facebook froze as anti-vaccine comments swarmed users...

In March, as claims about the dangers and ineffectiveness of coronavirus vaccines spun across social media and undermined attempts to stop the spread of the virus, some Facebook employees thought they had found a way to help....

 2021-10-26 14:35 

Star Tribune

White House eyes new climate change strategies in Biden bill...

The White House is zeroing in on a package of clean energy strategies for President Joe Biden's big domestic policy bill that officials believe could reach similar greenhouse gas emission reduction goals as an initial proposal that was quashed by oppo...

 2021-10-26 14:28 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 Morning Forecast...
 2021-10-26 14:12 

Star Tribune

FDA advisers review Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine for kids...

Kid-size doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine may be getting closer as government advisers on Tuesday began deliberating whether there's enough evidence that the shots are safe and effective for 5- to 11-year-olds....

 2021-10-26 14:11 

MinnPost

MinnPost Picks: on the internet's reliability, canine witnesses and cottage-core...

Our weekly roundup of great stories from around the web, as recommended by MinnPost's staff and contributing journalists....

 2021-10-26 14:02 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Twin Cities Ranked Among Top 30 Best Places In United States For Halloween...

Minneapolis and St. Paul have been ranked among the top 30 places in the United States to celebrate Halloween....

 2021-10-26 13:55 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

Judge in Chauvin Trial to Release Names of Jurors on Nov. 1...
 2021-10-26 13:39 

CBS Minnesota

[ WCCO ]

Bicyclist Dies After Being Hit By Vehicle In Rosemount...

Police say the man driving the vehicle was taken into custody for questioning....

 2021-10-26 13:33 

MinnPost

Rep. Adam Schiff is a little too rosy in his assessment of the state of U.S. democracy...

I share Schiff's concern about these recent transgressions by the Justice Department under Donald Trump, but he misses the larger and more permanent constitutional ways the United States falls short of full democracy....

 2021-10-26 13:31 

KQDS

[ Duluth ]

City Crews Responding to a Water Main Break in Congdon Park...

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