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  • Cig tax

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Cigarettes will be much more costly in Minnesota after Sunday. New tobacco taxes kick in Monday. That includes a $1.60 increase in the per-pack tax on cigarettes. The extra charge …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Nicole Leone Revello

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty to murder in the fatal stabbing of a Duluth woman, but says she wouldn’t have done it if she wasn’t under the influence of synthetic …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Ipad

    LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – Lakeville school superintendent Lisa Snyder says she’s happy with a report that shows the district’s investment in technology is paying off – but she’s not surprised. An iLearn Research report says …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Irvine-Drunk-Driving-Accient-Lawyers

    LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A motorcyclist has died in a collision with a vehicle in Lakeville. And, the driver of that vehicle is in custody. Dakota County sheriff’s deputies responded to the crash shortly before …

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    28 Jun 13
  • jack Ohle

    ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) – The president of Gustavus Adolphus College has announced his retirement. Jack Ohle will step down next year after prolonged criticism from faculty and students over his approach to the job. …

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    28 Jun 13
  • 0627.n.bp.liberty-standoff-swat

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a gunman has died after a four-hour standoff with tactical officers at a home near Bemidji. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Thursday he was pronounced dead after being …

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    28 Jun 13
  • kao-xiong

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Minneapolis father whose 4-year-old son found his loaded handgun and accidentally killed his 2-year-old brother with it drew a light sentence after the judge said the man had finally accepted responsibility …

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    28 Jun 13
  • senate

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the Legislature should immediately repeal a just-approved warehousing tax or risk stifling business investment. In urging Democratic Governor Mark Dayton to order a special session, the …

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    28 Jun 13