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  • 2 Minneapolis districts hold special elections

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Voters in two Minneapolis legislative districts are electing new state lawmakers. In south Minneapolis, two left-leaning candidates are vying for a House seat open when then-Rep. Jeff Hayden claimed the Senate seat …

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    10 Jan 12
  • Home care provider sentenced for Medicaid fraud

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The owner of a Brooklyn Park home health care agency has been sentenced to two years in prison for defrauding the Medicaid program of more than $650,000. Fifty-two-year-old John Momoh admitted submitting …

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    10 Jan 12
  • AT&T asks appeals court to allow tower near BWCA

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – AT&T is asking the Minnesota Court of Appeals to overturn a judge’s decision barring it from building a 450-foot cellphone tower with flashing lights that would be visible within parts of the …

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    10 Jan 12
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A New Prague woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for threatening to kill several law enforcement officers. U.S. District Judge Paul Magnuson on Monday sentenced 47-year-old Kim …

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    10 Jan 12
  • Winona Co. imposes sand mining moratorium

    WINONA, Minn. (AP) – Winona County commissioners have imposed a three-month moratorium on sand mining. The vote Tuesday was close. Board members voted 3-2 to follow a recommendation from the county Planning Department on the …

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    10 Jan 12
  • Vikings list $67M in hidden costs to build at Dome

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings say building a new stadium on the site of the Metrodome would come with $67 million in hidden costs not being advertised by Minneapolis leaders. The team details those …

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    10 Jan 12
  • Feds focus on ex-con in series of bank robberies

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Federal investigators say they’re focused on an ex-con that has talked to groups about his criminal past as a suspect in a string of bank robberies across Minnesota. Dubbed the “Man in …

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    06 Jan 12
  • Latest Measles Outbreak Shows up in Dakota County

    A new measles outbreak in Minnesota is striking a little too close to home.

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    22 Aug 11