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  • Cig tax

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Cigarettes will be much more costly in Minnesota after Sunday. New tobacco taxes kick in Monday. That includes a $1.60 increase in the per-pack tax on cigarettes. The extra charge …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Nicole Leone Revello

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – A Michigan woman has pleaded guilty to murder in the fatal stabbing of a Duluth woman, but says she wouldn’t have done it if she wasn’t under the influence of synthetic …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Ipad

    LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – Lakeville school superintendent Lisa Snyder says she’s happy with a report that shows the district’s investment in technology is paying off – but she’s not surprised. An iLearn Research report says …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Irvine-Drunk-Driving-Accient-Lawyers

    LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A motorcyclist has died in a collision with a vehicle in Lakeville. And, the driver of that vehicle is in custody. Dakota County sheriff’s deputies responded to the crash shortly before …

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    28 Jun 13
  • 0627.n.bp.liberty-standoff-swat

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a gunman has died after a four-hour standoff with tactical officers at a home near Bemidji. The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension said Thursday he was pronounced dead after being …

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    28 Jun 13
  • kao-xiong

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Minneapolis father whose 4-year-old son found his loaded handgun and accidentally killed his 2-year-old brother with it drew a light sentence after the judge said the man had finally accepted responsibility …

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    28 Jun 13
  • senate

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Republican lawmakers say the Legislature should immediately repeal a just-approved warehousing tax or risk stifling business investment. In urging Democratic Governor Mark Dayton to order a special session, the …

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    28 Jun 13
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis Public Schools is canceling summer programs at six buildings that lost power due to recent storms. Programs are canceled Monday at Folwell, Lucy Laney, Nellie Stone Johnson and South High School. …

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    25 Jun 13