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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Salvation Army’s Harbor Light Center in downtown Minneapolis is packed with people seeking refuge from the extreme cold. Spokeswoman Annette Bauer calls it “crazy busy” with over 600 people compared with …

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    07 Jan 14
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    APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Zoo will reopen to the public Tuesday after being closed one day due to dangerously cold weather. The zoo in Apple Valley closed Monday after Governor Mark Dayton …

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    07 Jan 14
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Authorities have released the name of the second man whose body was recovered from the rubble of a Minneapolis apartment building explosion. The Hennepin County medical examiner’s office identifies the victim as …

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    07 Jan 14
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      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota’s legislative auditor plans an investigation into the launch of MNsure, the state’s new online health insurance exchange. Auditor Jim Nobles plans to start his investigation with the vendors that received …

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    07 Jan 14
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    LE SUEUR, Minn. (AP) – A Le Sueur teen has died after a sledding accident at a friend’s house. A Mankato Free Press report says Katelyn Hank died on Tuesday. She was a junior at …

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    02 Jan 14
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    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) – A new Minnesota law has taken effect that will prevent job applicants from having to disclose their criminal records on a job application. Supporters say the law will give convicted …

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    02 Jan 14
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Four Minnesota residents are willing to take a one-way trip to Mars, and they’re among the semifinalists in a fanciful program that would send humans to colonize the Red Planet …

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    02 Jan 14
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Enrollment in Minnesota’s new online health insurance exchange is growing as the signup deadline nears. MNsure reports more than 53,000 Minnesotans have chosen a plan and a payment method. That …

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    31 Dec 13