• Strayer1

    Attempted murder charges have been filed against a Jordan man accused of shooting at law enforcement during a five-hour standoff last weekend. Jacob Strayer, 24, was originally jailed on a second-degree assault charge, but Scott …

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    03 May 12
  • Foreclosure 2

    A new report names the U.S. counties that boast the shortest timeframes for processing foreclosures, and two Minnesota counties are at the top of the list. According to the report, done by Bloomberg Rankings and …

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    03 May 12
  • Republicans abandon 11th-hour Vikings stadium plan

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota legislative Republicans are dropping a last-minute proposal to finance a new $975 million Minnesota Vikings stadium by issuing bonds directly tied to the state’s general treasury and are scheduling …

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    03 May 12
  • Fire

    Emergency responders were called to residential fire in New Prague yesterday afternoon when a passerby noticed smoke coming from a garage and called 911. Assistant Fire Chief Tom Soukup tells KCHK he got the call …

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    03 May 12
  • Union says it will resume talks with sugar company

    GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – A union official says locked-out American Crystal Sugar Co. workers will resume talks with the company on June 8. John Riskey tells the Grand Forks Herald that the union hopes …

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    03 May 12
  • Mail workers hold drill, prep for possible attack

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota postal carrier says she’s looking forward to taking part in an exercise this weekend to test whether postal workers can deliver thousands of doses of medicine in an …

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    03 May 12
  • Deliberations resume in Senser hit-and-run case

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Jurors have begun a third day of deliberations in the fatal hit-and-run trial of Amy Senser, the wife of ex-Minnesota Viking Joe Senser. The jury went back to work Thursday morning after …

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    03 May 12
  • Medtronic laying off 220 workers

    FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) – Medtronic Inc. is restructuring its cardiac rhythm disease management division and is laying off about 220 workers. The largest division in the Fridley medical technology company has struggled with slumping sales. …

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    03 May 12