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  • Arctic air blankets Minnesota

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Forecasters say chilly Minnesotans should finally see a warm-up. The National Weather Service says lows bottomed out near 30 below zero Wednesday morning for many Iron Range cities. Lows of 5 below …

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    19 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
  • 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
  • 4 Minnesota men charged with illegal deer poaching

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Four Minnesota men have been charged with illegal deer poaching following a five-year investigation by state conservation officials. The Department of Natural Resources announced Tuesday that it seized dozens of …

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    21 Jan 15
  • Former Gophers quarterback enters plea in fight case

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Former Minnesota Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge stemming from a fight that left a former Mankato football player with a serious brain injury. Nelson pleaded …

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    21 Jan 15
  • Republican senators want to phase out Social Security tax

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Senate Republicans want to ditch Minnesota’s tax on Social Security checks. Minnesota is one of just seven states that apply an income tax to Social Security. Seniors who make less …

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    21 Jan 15
  • Farmers Continue Planting Following Cold Wet April

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota will get $9 million under an initiative announced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Wednesday. The agency has approved 115 proposals nationwide for the first round of funding …

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    15 Jan 15
  • MNsure

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – State officials say a problem with the MNsure system has prevented about 7,500 people from enrolling in public health insurance programs. The Minnesota Department of Human Services expects to …

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    13 Jan 15