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  • Early figures show rising Minnesota property taxes

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota property taxes are on course to rise by an average of 4 percent next year. That’s according to an analysis of preliminary local government levies compiled by the state …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Franken, Klobuchar 'no' on Keystone

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Minnesota’s senators were both “no” votes as a proposal to build the Keystone XL pipeline went down by a single vote. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken were expected to line up …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Minnesota firearms hunters register 102,000 deer

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota hunters have registered 102,000 deer through the second weekend of the main firearms deer season. The Department of Natural Resources says that’s down 31,000 through the same period …

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    19 Nov 14
  • NFL suspends Peterson for at least rest of season

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The NFL has suspended Adrian Peterson without pay for at least the rest of the season. The league said Tuesday it informed the Minnesota Vikings running back he will not be considered …

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    18 Nov 14
  • AP source says Peterson hearing will be Monday

    NEW YORK (AP) – A person with knowledge of the hearing tells The Associated Press that Adrian Peterson will meet with the NFL on Monday about possible reinstatement with the Minnesota Vikings. The person spoke …

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    14 Nov 14
  • Goodbye, snow days Students study from home

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – She’s no Grinch about it, but Lynn Grewing is the principal who stole snow days at St. Cloud Cathedral. While public schools in Minnesota shut down due to wintry …

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    12 Nov 14
  • Wintry weather arrives ahead of schedule

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Winter weather has arrived with a bang and ahead of schedule with more than a foot of snow on the ground in some parts of Minnesota. Rush City in Chisago County is …

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    11 Nov 14
  • Snow could reduce corn harvest in Upper Midwest

      DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) – The season’s first snow could be bad news for farmers in the Upper Midwest where corn remains in fields. The National Weather Service said Monday it expected at least …

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    11 Nov 14