Minnesota News
  • Minnesota farmers welcome rain as crop development advances

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota farmers have generally welcomed the recent rain despite high winds and hail in some areas. In its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department …

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    21 Jul 15
  • Fugitive and bank robbery suspect caught in Minnesota

    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – Authorities have caught a man who walked away from a minimum-security prison in South Dakota and is suspected of robbing three banks in Minnesota. KSTP-TV reports that 46-year-old Clint Eldeen was …

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    15 Jul 15
  • Minnesota soybean development remains ahead of last year

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s soybean and small grains continue developing well ahead of last year’s pace. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s weekly crop report, 63 percent of Minnesota’s soybean crop was …

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    14 Jul 15
  • Lonsdale man killed in Rice CR 4 crash

    Rice County Sheriff Troy Dunn issued a press release Tuesday evening (July 7) stating that the crash at Rice County Road 4/Independence Avenue and 117th Street earlier in the afternoon involved a fatality. The release states that …

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    08 Jul 15
  • Woodbury man drowns in pond near Faribault

      FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a Woodbury man has drowned in a pond near Faribault in southern Minnesota. The Rice County sheriff’s office says in a statement that it got a call about …

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    06 Jul 15
  • Charges against archdiocese may jeopardize insurance payouts

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Lawyers for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis are warning that criminal charges against the corporation could jeopardize insurance coverage that’s being counted on to pay some claims of …

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    25 Jun 15
  • MNsure CEO Supreme Court ruling won't affect subsidies here

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The head of Minnesota’s state-run health insurance exchange says an eagerly awaited Supreme Court ruling on subsidies will have no impact in the state. The high court is expected to …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Behind a $42 billion budget, smaller fees rack up

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota lawmakers kept tax levels steady but have still found ways to scoop up millions of additional dollars. More than a dozen new fees and increases for business licenses are …

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    25 Jun 15