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Minneapolis cop gets nearly 5 years in killing of 911 caller

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis police officer who fatally shot an unarmed woman after she called 911 to report a possible rape happening behind her home was sentenced Thursday to nearly five years in prison — the most the judge could impose but less than half the 12½ years he was sentenced to for his murder conviction that was overturned last month.

Blood Drive coming to La Crescent

LA CRESCENT, Minn. (WKBT) - A local blood drive happening Thursday will help the American Red Cross. It will be held at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church starting at noon.…

COVID-19 safe ways to celebrate Halloween

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) - Parents, if you're weighing your Halloween plans and the pandemic, Doctor Anthony Fauci is urging families to go trick-or-treating. But Dr. Fauci says people who…