Minnesota News
  • Wednesday hearing set on removing Peterson judge

      CONROE, Texas (AP) – A hearing has been scheduled for Wednesday on whether to remove the judge presiding over the felony child abuse case against Adrian Peterson. Assistant Montgomery County District Attorney Phil Grant …

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    14 Oct 14
  • Dayton to head to Worthington for pheasant opener

      WORTHINGTON, Minn. (AP) – With nearly all the corn crop still standing in southwestern Minnesota, Governor Mark Dayton will face some challenges as he pursues elusive ringnecks Saturday during the Minnesota Governor’s Pheasant Hunting …

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    10 Oct 14
  • Governor Mark Dayton

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Governor Mark Dayton is clarifying his call for new gasoline taxes to fund transportation projects. During Wednesday’s gubernatorial debate in Moorhead, Dayton said he’d propose adding a new sales …

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    10 Oct 14
  • Minn Poll Majority says Peterson was abusive

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A majority of Minnesotans surveyed about child abuse allegations against Adrian Peterson show they disapprove of the way he disciplined his son. A new Star Tribune poll shows 57 percent of …

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    29 Sep 14
  • Garth Brooks to return to Target Center in Nov

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Country music superstar Garth Brooks is returning to Minneapolis for his first shows in 16 years. Brooks will perform four concerts in two nights at Target Center on November 14th and 15th. …

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    25 Sep 14
  • VA to investigate whether data was falsified

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The inspector general for the Department of Veterans Affairs will investigate allegations that the appointment records of a retired Marine were falsified to cover up delays in patient care at the …

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    24 Sep 14
  • Minnesota spring wheat harvest nearly complete

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s spring wheat harvest is nearly complete but is still about 10 days behind the average pace. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Minnesota farmers had 5.4 days suitable …

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    23 Sep 14
  • Dayton directs changes in child protection system

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s central social service agency will conduct random screenings of child protection decisions made by county officials who receive allegations of abuse. The measure was announced Monday by Gov. Mark …

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    23 Sep 14