Minnesota News
  • Homeland Security denies Dayton's REAL ID extension request

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Federal officials have again denied Gov. Mark Dayton’s request for more time to comply with stronger driver’s license standards to board planes. Minnesota hasn’t upgraded its licenses to meet the …

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    17 May 16
  • Dayton No transportation funding plan without compromise

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton says he’s presenting a middle ground on a transportation funding plan but that it’s up to Republicans to meet him halfway. The Democratic governor presented two proposals …

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    17 May 16
  • Warrant Minnesota doctor saw Prince, prescribed drugs

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – A search warrant reveals that a Minnesota doctor saw Prince twice in the month before his death – including the day before he died – and prescribed him medication. The warrant …

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    11 May 16
  • Audit finds overspending on travel by Gophers' coach

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A University of Minnesota audit shows Gophers men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino spent more than double his allowance for private jet travel since his hiring. An audit to be considered by university …

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    11 May 16
  • Hy-Vee sets sights on Shakopee

    New grocery options are on the horizon for Shakopee shoppers. Hy-Vee, an Iowa-based grocery store chain, has submitted an application to reguide and rezone property near Tahpah Park in west Shakopee for commercial use, according …

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    04 May 16
  • Minnesota judge confirms administrator for Prince estate

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota judge has confirmed the appointment of a special administrator to oversee the settlement of Prince’s estate. Carver County District Judge Kevin Eide formalized his appointment last week of Bremer Trust …

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    02 May 16
  • Judge rules Minnesota teen in school plot case can go home

    WASECA, Minn. (AP) – A judge has ruled that a Minnesota teen who authorities say was planning a school attack two years ago can go home. Judge Joseph Chase on Wednesday cited expert evaluations concluding …

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    28 Apr 16
  • Reports Prescription drugs found with Prince at death scene

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Several news organizations are reporting that prescription drugs were discovered with Prince when he was found dead in his Paisley Park home. ABC, NBC, CBS, and CNN, citing unidentified law enforcement sources, …

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    28 Apr 16