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Minnesota Today from MPR News brings you the most important stories from around the state. All on your schedule. Get updated on the latest news in about five minutes, every weekday morning and evening.

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Minnesota Today from MPR News brings you the most important stories from around the state. All on your schedule. Get updated on the latest news in about five minutes, every weekday morning and evening.

    More Minnesota cities roll out mask mandates

    More Minnesota cities roll out mask mandates

    The city of Rochester now requires face masks in public places, joining a growing list of Minnesota cities with mask mandates. This is an MPR News morning update for Monday, January 17, 2022. Hosted by Cathy Wurzer.

    Our theme music is by Gary Meister.

    • 4 min
    Doctors warn omicron may be harder on kids’ respiratory systems than other Covid-19 variants

    Doctors warn omicron may be harder on kids’ respiratory systems than other Covid-19 variants

    Pediatricians say omicron may be causing more respiratory problems in children than earlier variants of Covid-19. The American Academy of Pediatrics reports nationally the number of children hospitalized since Christmas has tripled.

    This is an MPR News Evening update for January 14, 2022. Hosted by Hannah Yang.

    Our theme music is by Gary Meister. 

    • 5 min
    Wintry weather takes aim at Minnesota

    Wintry weather takes aim at Minnesota

    Winter storm warnings are posted for areas stretching from Fargo and Detroit Lakes all the way to Willmar, Worthington and Albert Lea. This is an MPR News morning update for Friday, January 14, 2022. Hosted by Cathy Wurzer.

    Our theme music is by Gary Meister.

    • 5 min
    State panel backs off plan to ease sentences for repeat offenders after outcry

    State panel backs off plan to ease sentences for repeat offenders after outcry

    State panel backs off plan to ease sentences for repeat offenders after outcry, and Duluth joins the mask mandates. And here comes an Alberta Clipper. This is an evening update from MPR News, hosted by Tim Nelson. Music by Gary Meister.

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    Listener questions about the latest COVID wave, answered by a doctor

    Listener questions about the latest COVID wave, answered by a doctor

    Amid a record-breaking surge of COVID-19 infections, Dr. Susan Kline of the University of Minnesota Medical School took listener questions about the pandemic.

    Theme music by Gary Meister.

    • 10 min
    Minneapolis public schools, others switch to online learning as COVID absences mount

    Minneapolis public schools, others switch to online learning as COVID absences mount

    With hundreds of staff absences daily, Minneapolis school officials say the district can't keep the doors open. The move starts Friday, with in-person classes set to resume Jan. 31. This is an MPR News morning update for Thursday, January 13, 2022. Hosted by Cathy Wurzer.

    Our theme music is by Gary Meister.

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