Minnesota News
  • Warm, humid weather spurs crop development across Minnesota

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Warm, humid weather is helping keep development of Minnesota’s corn and soybean crops ahead of last year’s pace. According to the USDA’s weekly crop report, there were 5.3 days suitable …

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    09 Sep 15
  • Vietnam Veterans Memorial replica coming to Fort Snelling

      FORT SNELLING, Minn. (AP) – A replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington is coming to Fort Snelling. The Minnesotans’ Military Appreciation Fund is hosting “The Wall that Heals” at the Boy Scout …

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    08 Sep 15
  • Teachers' union wants to limit student testing

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minnesota’s teachers’ union wants to limit standardized testing so teachers can invest more time on broader learning in the classroom. Education Minnesota released a report Monday that says high-stakes testing should …

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    08 Sep 15
  • Police identify man, 22, killed in Rochester shooting

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Rochester police have identified a man killed in a shooting at a mobile home park that also injured two others. According to police, 22-year-old Trumane Gillmore of Rochester was killed in …

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    01 Sep 15
  • Motorcycle fatalities reach 47, exceeding last year's total

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – With months of the motorcycle season left, authorities are asking riders and motorists to make safety a priority. Authorities say 47 riders have died in motorcycle crashes so far this …

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    01 Sep 15
  • 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