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    The Mankato TV news anchor who was arrested in December for allegedly driving while drunk has been formally charged. KEYC-TV’s Annie Stensrud was arrested on Dec. 21 in North Mankato. The Mankato Free Press is …

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    01 Feb 12
  • Super PAC targets Minn. Republican Cravaack

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A new, progressive “super” political action committee is targeting Minnesota U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack in his bid for reelection. The San Francisco-based super PAC, which calls itself CREDO SuperPAC, includes …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Roseville officers cleared in fatal shooting

    ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – The Washington County attorney’s office said Monday a fatal shooting by two Roseville police officers last November was justified. No criminal charges will be brought against Officers Grant Dattilo and Joseph …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Romney picks up 2 delegates in South Carolina

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Mitt Romney has picked up a consolation prize from the South Carolina Republican presidential primary: two delegates. Newt Gingrich handily won the Jan. 21 primary and got 23 of the state’s 25 …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Body recovered from Rice Lake identified

    PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (AP) – Stearns County sheriff’s officials say the ATV operator whose body was found in Rice Lake was a Paynesville man. Sixty-five-year-old Michael Clark Hickman was last seen driving his ATV on the …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Motorcycle ridership at record high level in Minn.

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – State officials say motorcycle ridership in Minnesota is at a record high level. The Department of Public Safety says there are more than 404,000 licensed operators in the state and …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Vote expected this week on Stearns Co. trail

    ALBANY, Minn. (AP) – Stearns County officials have talked for a decade about building a recreational trail along an abandoned railroad corridor. The county board could finally vote this week on giving the project a …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Romney credits change in tactics for Florida surge

    POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) – Mitt Romney says he’s fought back from his South Carolina setback into the forefront of the Republican presidential field by more aggressively returning Newt Gingrich’s campaign fire and by presenting …

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    30 Jan 12