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Minneapolis Park Board poised to sever ties with the MPD

Plus: Young Minnesota Somalis join the protests over the death of George Floyd; the New York Times examines five years of the Minneapolis Police Department’s use of force; state Senate servers hacked; a Minnesota kitty diagnosed with COVID-19; and more.

Private autopsy: George Floyd died of asphyxiation

Plus: Twin Cities curfews extended with shortened hours; authorities say trucker who drove on to 35W during protest didn’t intend to harm demonstrators; Minneapolis police have rendered people unconscious using neck restraints 44 times since 2015; police union prez letter to members leaked by former Minneapolis police chief; and more.

COVID-19 scams on the rise

Plus: The Washington Post on Mike Lindell’s possible political future; a British writer visits the Northwest Angle; George Floyd’s boss remembers a ‘calm, nice guy’; Nice Ride rolls out ebike fleet In Minneapolis; and more.

Minnesota State Fair canceled

Plus: why Minnesota’s COVID-19 blood testing program hasn’t taken off; Essentia Health lays off 900; asymptomatic coronavirus carriers found at major senior home in Twin Cities; and more.

Online sales at Target more than double

Plus: COVID-19 sickens Mayo Clinic’s first-quarter income; lawmakers leave counties, cities and towns left in limbo; more Minnesotans inquiring about becoming foster parents; and more.