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  • Minnesota changes rules to give turkey hunters more chances

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Wildlife managers have announced changes to Minnesota’s wild turkey regulations to give hunters more time to bag a bird next spring. The Department of Natural Resources says turkey-hunting time periods …

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    15 Dec 15
  • Man who fatally shot ex-boyfriend sentenced for bank robbery

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minneapolis man who fatally shot his ex-boyfriend has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison for robbing a bank while on the run. Forty-five-year-old Lyle Hoffman was sentenced …

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    10 Dec 15
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    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) – Two men have been indicted on first-degree felony murder charges in the death of a 90-year-old man who was robbed in his rural Carver County home. Thirty-five-year-old Reinol Vergara and 30-year-old …

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    10 Dec 15
  • Savage police seek suspect in gas station robbery

    A man wearing a blue surgical mask allegedly robbed the BP gas station in downtown Savage this past weekend. Police responded to a report of a robbery at BP, 4445 Highway 13 W., at 9:56 …

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    02 Dec 15
  • Latest Police say 5 shot near Minneapolis protest site

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The latest in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked days of demonstrations (all times local): 1 a.m. Minneapolis police say five people …

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    24 Nov 15
  • Police 2 Minnesota girls missing since 2013 found at farm

    HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) – Two teenage sisters from Lakeville who had been missing for more than two years will be sent to a reunification program with the aim of returning them to their father. Before …

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    19 Nov 15
  • Dayton decries political 'showmanship' over Syrian refugees

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says other governors declaring their states closed to Syrian refugees are guilty of “showmanship” and are turning their backs on people trying to escape terrorism in …

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    18 Nov 15
  • Burnsville man, 28, killed in Lakeville industrial accident

    LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) - A 28-year-old Burnsville man has died after a workplace accident at a manufacturing plant in Lakeville. Police say Mitchell Robert Hauschildt was injured about 7:45 a.m. Sunday when he came into contact …

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    17 Nov 15