Minnesota News
  • Boy burned at Y camp receives $500,000

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A jury in southern Minnesota has awarded $500,000 to a boy who was badly burned after falling into a fire pit at a YMCA camp in 2013. Jurors in Le …

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    26 Aug 15
  • Gustavus Adolphus College Announces Largest Single Gift in School History

    ST. PETER, MINN., August 17, 2015 – An extraordinary $25 million gift, the largest single contribution in the history of Gustavus Adolphus College, will serve as the cornerstone of the $65 million dollar complete renovation …

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    18 Aug 15
  • Veterans have a new ride

    The Carver County Veterans Council presented the Carver County Board of Commissioners with a brand new Ford Diamond Mini-Bus on July 21. The bus will be used by the Carver County Veterans Service Office transportation program …

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    06 Aug 15
  • Man pleads guilty to killing 10-year-old son found in river 1

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Minnesota father charged with killing his 10-year-old son and throwing the boy in the river has been sentenced to 40 years in prison. Pierre Collins long denied any involvement in …

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    04 Aug 15
  • DNR Minnesota deer hunters can expect conservative season

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – For the second year in a row, Minnesota hunters will have a tough time trying to bag a deer this fall. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources told hunters Tuesday …

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    29 Jul 15
  • Minnesota farmers welcome rain as crop development advances

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota farmers have generally welcomed the recent rain despite high winds and hail in some areas. In its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department …

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    21 Jul 15
  • Fugitive and bank robbery suspect caught in Minnesota

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Authorities have caught a man who walked away from a minimum-security prison in South Dakota and is suspected of robbing three banks in Minnesota. KSTP-TV reports that 46-year-old Clint Eldeen was …

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    15 Jul 15
  • Minnesota soybean development remains ahead of last year

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s soybean and small grains continue developing well ahead of last year’s pace. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s weekly crop report, 63 percent of Minnesota’s soybean crop was …

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    14 Jul 15