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  • MNsure (1)

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s health insurance exchange is moving the deadline to get coverage for the New Year back five days to Dec. 20. MNsure officials said Monday they pushed back the …

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    16 Dec 14
  • Suspect shoots self during Mankato area standoff

      NORTH MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Police say a man shot and wounded himself after a chase in the Mankato area. The North Mankato Police Department says officers were called about 11:30 p.m. Saturday on …

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    08 Dec 14
  • Fatal tire store accident investigated in Mankato

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Police in Mankato are investigating the death of a man who was struck and killed by a truck inside a Mankato tire store. Authorities say the incident happened Monday afternoon …

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    03 Dec 14
  • Snow, cold hamper Minnesota harvest wrap-up

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Freezing temperatures and snow have hampered Minnesota farmers as they try to finish the fall harvest. In its final weekly crop report of the season, the U.S. Department of …

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    25 Nov 14
  • Early figures show rising Minnesota property taxes

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota property taxes are on course to rise by an average of 4 percent next year. That’s according to an analysis of preliminary local government levies compiled by the state …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Franken, Klobuchar 'no' on Keystone

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Minnesota’s senators were both “no” votes as a proposal to build the Keystone XL pipeline went down by a single vote. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken were expected to line up …

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    19 Nov 14
  • Minnesota firearms hunters register 102,000 deer

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota hunters have registered 102,000 deer through the second weekend of the main firearms deer season. The Department of Natural Resources says that’s down 31,000 through the same period …

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    19 Nov 14
  • NFL suspends Peterson for at least rest of season

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The NFL has suspended Adrian Peterson without pay for at least the rest of the season. The league said Tuesday it informed the Minnesota Vikings running back he will not be considered …

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    18 Nov 14