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KSTP/SurveyUSA Poll: Is Minnesota Prepared for Ebola?

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Minnesota health experts say they have been preparing for weeks, and hospitals have been planning for months for Ebola to reach the state.

In our latest, exclusive KSTP/SurveyUSA poll, we asked Minnesotans if they think we’re prepared for Ebola here at home. The majority said "no."

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Local Liberians Feel Stigmatized Due to Ebola Fears in Minnesota

Some members of the 30,000 plus Liberian population in the northwest metro say they feel stigmatized. 

Even though there hasn't been a single case of Ebola in Minnesota, local Liberians believe those outside of their neighborhood look at them not like a person, but a possible carrier of the virus.

City of Minneapolis has Big Plans for Former Nicollet Hotel Site

There could soon be a massive addition coming to Nicollet Mall.

While a plan to redesign the mall is already in the works, a new project could have you looking up, way up.

Minneapolis is accepting development ideas for a high rise on the city-owned block north of the Central Library along Nicollet Mall.

New Vikings Stadium Nearly Quarter Complete

Officials are confident the Minnesota Vikings' new $1 billion stadium will be completed on time in 2016.
    
Reporters and photographers were given a tour of the construction site in downtown Minneapolis Monday. Nine months after the old Metrodome was demolished, officials say the new stadium is 23 percent complete as of the end of September.

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Former Congresswoman Giffords Visits Mpls. on National Gun Control Tour

Former Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords made a stop in Minneapolis Monday at the Harriet Tubman Center.

Woman Hit, Dragged by Car in Minneapolis, 2nd Woman in Custody

Vanessa Uzong, 24 - Photo: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

A Minneapolis woman was injured after police say she was run over and dragged.

Vanessa Uzong, 24, of Brooklyn Park is in custody on felony assault charges after police say she hit another woman with a car Saturday morning. It happened around 1 a.m. on the 500 block of Hennepin Avenue.

Two Men Plead Guilty in Separate Drunk Driving Cases

John Iverson, 50 - Photo: Hennepin County Sheriff's Office

Two men pleaded guilty Monday in separate, deadly drunk driving cases.