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  • Authorities investigate bomb threats at Minnesota schools

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Authorities are investigating bomb threats phoned in to schools in Minnesota on the same that schools across the country reported evacuations due to threats. A bomb threat at Ben Franklin Elementary …

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    24 May 16
  • Hwy. 60 crash Friday kills one, injures two others

    A Kenyon man was killed in a crash on Hwy. 60 Friday, and two others were injured. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Scott Kalina, 53, if Kenyon, was killed, while Chriatine and Joseph Braun, …

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    23 May 16
  • Steele County GOP co-chairman resigns over Trump

      ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – The co-chairman of a Minnesota county Republican Party says he’s resigning from his position because Donald Trump has emerged as the GOP’s presumptive presidential nominee. Dave Thul has led Steele …

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    18 May 16
  • 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