Minnesota News
  • No charges against Minn. officer in fatal crash

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) – A New Ulm police officer won’t face charges for a fatal squad car crash last summer. The Journal (http://bit.ly/wo9B0L) reports a Brown County grand jury declined to indict Officer Matthew …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Minnesota’s Paulsen endorses Romney for president

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen is endorsing Mitt Romney in the Republican presidential race. Romney’s campaign announced the endorsement Thursday. Paulsen is the first Minnesota Republican congressman to make an …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Dayton to deliver evening State of State in Feb.

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton will deliver his second State of the State address on the evening of Feb. 15 in the Minnesota House chamber. Recent practice by governors, including Dayton himself …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Farmers eager for right to kill attacking wolves

    Ranchers in the western Great Lakes region are eager to take up arms against a longtime enemy: wolves.

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    26 Jan 12
  • Minn. House bill lets prosecutors carry guns

    A Minnesota state House committee has passed a bill that would let county attorneys carry guns on the job.

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    26 Jan 12
  • Man’s body pulled from Mississippi River

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Ramsey County medical examiner’s office is working to identify the person whose body was found in the Mississippi River in St. Paul. Police say someone spotted the body Wednesday …

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    26 Jan 12
  • Appeal of wind project permit whittled to 1 group

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – An appeal of a Goodhue County wind project permit has been whittled from four to one opposition group with the latest challenger dismissed over a mailing mistake. Lawyers for AWA …

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    26 Jan 12
  • Child in stolen van found safe

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A child inside a van that was stolen in Minneapolis has been found safe. Police say the van used to transport developmentally disabled children was stolen shortly before 8 a.m. Thursday when …

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    26 Jan 12