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Minneapolis School District Ends Expensive Relationship With Non-Profit

A non-profit hired by Minneapolis Public Schools to help close the achievement gap was fired Friday. The district announced it’s terminating a $375,000 contract with Community Standards Initiative (CSI), because it didn’t have the resources to get the job done.

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Minnesota Communities Use Unique Tactics to Recruit Volunteer Firefighters

Cities across the metro are struggling with a shortage of volunteer firefighters.

Volunteer firefighters are vital to departments both in the suburbs and rural areas, so departments across the metro are now trying some unique recruiting tactics to keep interest red hot.

Fire Prevention Week: Synthetic Furniture Dangers

During fire prevention week, fire officials say there is a new potential hazard in your home.

Visitation Friday Night for Woman Killed at Minneapolis Bus Shelter

A woman who was killed after an SUV crashed into a Minneapolis bus shelter will be remembered Friday.

A public visitation has been scheduled for Billee Weaver from 6-11 p.m. Friday at Gichitwaa Kateri Catholic Church in Minneapolis. A funeral will be held on the White Earth Reservation at a later date.

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Bill Clinton in Town to Rally Support for Franken, Dayton

File Photo: Former President Bill Clinton - Photo: AP/Ross D. Franklin, File

Former president Bill Clinton will be in Minnesota on Friday to headline a campaign rally in support of Democratic Sen. Al Franken and Gov. Mark Dayton.

The Get Out the Vote event takes place at the Northrop Auditorium on the University of Minnesota campus. The RSVP period for tickets is now closed, but organizers say seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Mpls. Firefighter Honored for Response to Valentine's Day Duplex Fire

More than 100 heroes in Minneapolis were honored for saving lives as part of the annual Minneapolis Fire Department Awards on Friday.

Mackey and Judd Debut the 2-Minute Drill: Wild Expectations, Twins Miguel Sano

Phil Mackey and Judd Zulgad of 1500 ESPN radio debut the Mackey and Judd 2-Minute Drill, discussing the biggest sports talkers of the day.

After a dominating win Thursday night against Colorado, Mackey and Judd sat down to talk about the expectations surrounding the Minnesota Wild this season.