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    Thirty-nine-year-old Josh Cassada is originally from White Bear Lake. Cassada is a former naval aviator who currently serves as co-founder and chief technology officer for Quantum Opus. Four of the eight new astronauts are women, …

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    18 Jun 13
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A man accused of using a violent tattoo to menace a Minneapolis police officer has pleaded guilty to making terroristic threats. Twenty-one-year-old Antonio Jenkins Junior was sentenced Monday to probation. As Hennepin …

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    18 Jun 13
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    RUSHFORD, Minn. (AP) – A southeastern Minnesota man has died after he was accidentally struck by shrapnel during a bachelor-bachelorette party west of Rushford. Fillmore County Sheriff Daryl Jensen says 47-year-old Jeffrey Taylor of Utica …

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    18 Jun 13
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    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) – A bus carrying a minor league team affiliated with the Minnesota Twins was involved in a wrong-way interstate crash in Florida that killed the driver of the other car. Florida Highway …

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    18 Jun 13
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    CHISHOLM, Minn. (AP) – Chisholm’s police chief says the 5-year-old girl who vanished without a trace ten years ago is still very much on the minds of investigators. Chief Vern Manner says no one has …

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    14 Jun 13
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    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – A former Minnesota State Patrol trooper accused of driving drunk on his way to a training session in Duluth has pleaded guilty to careless driving. The drunken driving charge has been …

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    14 Jun 13
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    HIBBING, Minn. (AP) – A 55-year-old Hibbing man has died after falling from the roof of a deer stand in northeastern Minnesota. The St. Louis County sheriff’s office says the man had been working on …

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    14 Jun 13
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    SANDSTONE, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a toddler was rescued from a highway in east-central Minnesota after she wandered away from a day care where the provider was drunk. The Pine County sheriff’s office says …

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    14 Jun 13