Minnesota News
  • Flood risks are very low on Minnesota, Mississippi

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – The National Weather Service says the risk of spring flooding is very low on the Minnesota, Mississippi and St. Croix (croy) Rivers in Minnesota and on the Chippewa River in western …

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    27 Jan 12
  • 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