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  • Malware Monday

    (Undated)  –  If you’re having trouble getting online today, you might be a victim of Malware Monday.  Hundreds of thousands of computers were infected with malware by hackers more than a year ago.  Early this …

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    09 Jul 12
  • Searchers find missing boater dead on Forest Lake

    FOREST LAKE, Minn. (AP) – A missing boater on Forest Lake in Washington County has been found. Searchers located the body of 51-year-old Tod Crawford Thursday about a half a mile from where a pontoon …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Man dies after swimming in Itasca County

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – A 67-year-old man is dead after swimming in Bray Lake in Itasca County. According to the sheriff’s office, James George Gleason was swimming to a neighbor’s raft on Bray Lake, north …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Benefits may end for some American Crystal workers

    GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – Some Minnesota employees of American Crystal Sugar could soon see their jobless benefits end. Workers at East Grand Forks, Crookston and Moorhead factories automatically became eligible for 26 weeks of …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Deadliest’ traffic day yields no deaths in Minn

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – There were no reported traffic deaths on what was expected to be the deadliest day of the year on Minnesota roads. The Department of Public Safety reported Thursday that statewide …

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    06 Jul 12
  • SUV kills St. Paul student outside school

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – St. Paul school officials say they are making counselors available to students after a teenager was killed by a sports utility vehicle. Police were questioning a 50-year-old man who was …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Evidence allowed in Minn. totem pole death

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Evidence from the computers of a Koochiching County man accused of using a totem pole to kill his wife will be allowed in the case against him. Carl Chester Muggli, of …

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    05 Jul 12
  • Cleanup Continues In Chippewa National Forest

    (Various) — After taking a break during another storm Wednesday afternoon, crews continue clearing wind-downed trees in the Chippewa National Forest in northern Minnesota. Officials are urging gawkers to stay out of the area, noting …

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    05 Jul 12