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    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) – A Bloomington woman is accused of killing her roommate in a sober living complex. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman says 46-year-old Donna Bastyr has been charged with second-degree murder in the …

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    10 May 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an unarmed Australian woman last summer after she called 911 to report a possible assault didn’t speak in a brief court appearance. Mohamed …

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    09 May 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Minneapolis-area school bus driver is accused of texting while driving and looking up jokes on her cellphone. Thirty-nine-year-old Brenda Carsten is charged in Anoka County District Court with more than a …

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    09 May 18
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota House has passed a bill matching the state’s tax code with new federal tax cuts. The GOP-backed proposal that cleared the House Monday includes modest income tax rate …

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    01 May 18
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota farmers are finally getting a start on spring planting after the coldest, snowiest April on record for much of the state. The U.S. Department of Agriculture said Monday that …

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    01 May 18
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    ROSEAU, Minn. (AP) – A northern Minnesota wildfire has burned nearly 6,000 acres. The Minnesota Interagency Fire Center says the blaze that began Sunday evening remains very active due to westerly winds. The fire is …

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    01 May 18
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A former Minneapolis police officer who shot and killed an Australian woman after she called 911 to report a possible assault intends to plead not guilty. Minnesota Public Radio News reports that …

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    26 Apr 18
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Democratic lawmaker has finished a 24-hour sit-in on the Minnesota House floor to protest inaction on gun control legislation. Rep. Erin Maye Quade said Wednesday that her overnight protest …

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    26 Apr 18