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    BAGLEY, Minn. (AP) – Police says the deaths of a 41-year-old man and his mother in northern Minnesota appear to be a murder-suicide. Bagley Police Chief Larry Peterson identifies the victims as Jack Gerbracht of …

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    25 Apr 13
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – One of two convicted con artists who walked away from a minimum-security prison camp in Duluth now faces a federal escape indictment. The U.S. Attorney’s office says 64-year-old Michael Krzyzaniak of Minneapolis …

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    25 Apr 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota man spent 10 years in prison for a crime someone else has since admitted to, but record of that crime will likely stay with him for the rest …

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    25 Apr 13
  • Minn. business exec drops Dem bid for Congress

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota founder of the popular CaringBridge Web site is abruptly ending a bid for Congress that she launched just weeks ago. Sona Mehring told supporters in an email Wednesday …

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    25 Apr 13
  • Republican businessman to run for Minn. governor

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota businessman says he’s running for governor as a Republican. Scott Honour revealed his plans Wednesday in an email and simultaneously launched a campaign website for the 2014 race. …

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    25 Apr 13
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    LONG PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) – A former Browerville High School student has admitted he was among athletes who sexually assaulted teammates. Nineteen-year-old Seth Kellen pleaded guilty Monday in Todd County court to felony fourth-degree criminal …

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    24 Apr 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota House has passed its education finance bill that funds all-day kindergarten statewide. The House education budget also provides more early-learning scholarships for 3- and 4-year-olds and adds $209 …

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    24 Apr 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – City officials say a costly environment review won’t be needed for the proposed new ballpark for the St. Paul Saints. The city said Tuesday an environmental assessment worksheet has been …

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    24 Apr 13