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  • MNsure

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s health insurance exchange is giving a reprieve to residents who started the enrollment process before Sunday’s open enrollment deadline but couldn’t complete the process. MNsure says anyone who’s “in …

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    17 Feb 15
  • Teams protest Faribault's 1st-place finish in dance meet

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Fairbault Emeralds dance team won the state Class 3A high kick dance championship but other teams say the winners copied the choreography. Faribault was one of six teams that competed in …

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    16 Feb 15
  • Losses expected for Minnesota corn farmers with prices down

      ST. JAMES, Minn. (AP) – Most Minnesota corn farmers are expected to lose money this year as prices for the cash crop have sunk. Bushels of corn went for as high as $8 apiece …

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    11 Feb 15
  • February is deadly month on Minnesota roads

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – State public safety officials say it’s been a deadly start to the month on Minnesota roads. The Department of Public Safety says 13 people have died since February 1. Seven …

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    11 Feb 15
  • Bill would cut farmers' property taxes

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Rural lawmakers are aiming to cut farmers’ property tax bills for construction projects. A group of legislators from greater Minnesota says farmers pay $10 for every $1 city residents pay …

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    06 Feb 15
  • cst 31438 Byerlys St. Louis Park

      ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a man believed to be the 41-year-old suspect involved in a shootout with St. Louis Park police was found dead inside a home in Jordan. According …

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    04 Feb 15
  • Warm weather forces ice fishing contest cancellation

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Mild January weather has forced the cancellation of an annual ice fishing contest that raises money for Minnesota State, Mankato athletic scholarships. The Humminbird Big Bobber Ice Fishing Contest was …

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    27 Jan 15
  • Peijan Hodges

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A 22-year-old Farmington man has admitted to sexually assaulting two women in a downtown Minneapolis parking ramp. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman announced Monday that Peijan Hodges has pleaded guilty to …

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    27 Jan 15