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  • Mpls church fire ruled accidental

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Investigators have ruled accidental the fire that destroyed the Walker Community United Methodist Church in south Minneapolis over Memorial Day weekend. A Minneapolis police spokesman says an arson investigator’s report says the …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Crews continue work to clear damaged mill

    SARTELL, Minn. (AP) – Crews continue to remove large rolls of damaged paper at the Verso Paper mill in Sartell where an explosion and fire last month killed one person and injured four others. Three-thousand …

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    06 Jun 12
  • No record of TV singer’s claimed combat injury

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota National Guard says it has no record of the combat injuries claimed by a man who sang on “America’s Got Talent.” Timothy Michael Poe appeared on the NBC show Monday. …

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    06 Jun 12
  • EPA completes arsenic cleanup in south Minneapolis

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says it has finished its cleanup of arsenic contamination in a south Minneapolis neighborhood a full year ahead of schedule. The EPA used $20 million in stimulus …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Ethanol industry trade show comes to Minneapolis

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The largest trade show for U.S. ethanol producers is running in Minneapolis this week. The 28th International Fuel Ethanol Workshop and Expo, which began Monday and runs through Wednesday, is back in …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Minn. Stars are winning, but future is cloudy

    BLAINE, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s pro soccer team is winning on the field and surviving financially. So why aren’t the Stars and their fans happier? It has to do with the deal to build a …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Device to purify water led to terminal evacuation

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The object that prompted an evacuation of Terminal 2 at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport turned out to be a device used for water purification. Airport spokeswoman Melissa Scovronski says Monday that …

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    05 Jun 12
  • Crystal Sugar, union returning to bargaining table

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) – Locked-out union workers at American Crystal Sugar Co. are in the middle of a 200-mile trek to the negotiating table, but the company says it could be a long walk for …

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    05 Jun 12