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  • Health Care

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Obama administration’s decision to delay until 2015 a health care obligation for employers is welcome news for some Minnesota companies. A St. Paul Pioneer Press report says the companies …

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    05 Jul 13
  • Tree-cutting-accident-scene

    NEW LONDON, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have identified an Owatonna businessman who died in a tree-cutting accident near New London in west-central Minnesota. Kandiyohi County Sheriff Daniel Hartog says 53 year-old Ted Raymond Paffrath was …

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    02 Jul 13
  • firefighter memorial

    FOREST LAKE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s wildfire specialists are mourning the deaths of 19 members of an elite firefighting crew in Arizona. Bob Quady, a forester with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, says it’s …

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    02 Jul 13
  • Trevino

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A judge has delayed the murder trial of Jeffrey Trevino until mid-September. Ramsey County District Judge Leonardo Castro granted the delay so the defense can conduct its own independent analysis …

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    02 Jul 13
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    WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) – A 66-year-old Montevideo man has died in a personal watercraft accident on Norway Lake in west-central Minnesota. The Kandiyohi County sheriff’s office says it responded to the accident just before 3:30 …

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    02 Jul 13
  • inmates

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A 19-year-old Redby man has pleaded guilty to attacking another man with a machete as the victim slept. Dale Clinton White Jr., pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court to one count …

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    02 Jul 13
  • 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