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    YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) – Authorities say a missing hiker has been found dead at the bottom of a cliff in Yosemite National Park. Official say rangers found the body of 73-year-old Kenneth Stensby …

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    08 May 13
  • samuel gustufson

    BUFFALO, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have recovered the body of an adult male from the Crow River in Wright County. Sheriff’s officials say the body was found during a search of the river north of …

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    08 May 13
  • head shop

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – The owner of a head shop who’s facing drug charges has found a new way to promote his business – paying for tattoos for customers willing to advertise his store on …

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    08 May 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Senate is ready to vote on a bill to bump up the state’s minimum wage, although not as fast as House lawmaking counterparts want. The Senate plan due …

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    08 May 13
  • No charges filed in elderly neglect investigation

    CHISHOLM, Minn. (AP) – A St. Louis County prosecutor says no charges are warranted following an investigation into allegations of neglect at an assisted-living facility in Chisholm. The Minnesota Department of Health cited Hillcrest Terrace …

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    08 May 13
  • Bill requires 4 percent solar power by 2025

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota may join 16 other states that require their utility companies to generate more power from the sun. The state House has passed a bill that requires investor-owned utilities to …

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    08 May 13
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A man arrested in a western Minnesota raid that the FBI believes disrupted a terrorist attack will stay in custody after his first court appearance. Twenty-four-year-old Buford Rogers of Montevideo appeared in …

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    07 May 13
  • Wetsch, Mark Edward

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – An ex-convict dubbed the “Man in Black” bank robber has admitted stealing more than $110,000 in 31 bank robberies across Minnesota. Forty-nine-year-old Mark Wetsch pleaded guilty Monday to five bank …

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    07 May 13