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    WINONA, Minn. (AP) – Winona County commissioners are set to vote on the first frack sand mine in the county.   The initial application for the 20-acre mine in Saratoga Township was denied after the …

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    04 Jun 13
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    APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) – A woman who kept the books at an Apple Valley car wash is accused of swindling $350,000. Forty-six-year-old Connie Rogers is charged in Dakota County with nine counts of felony …

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    03 Jun 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Legislature passed up a chance this session to rework Minnesota’s sex offender program, raising the possibility that a federal judge will rule it unconstitutional. The program is meant to …

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    03 Jun 13
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    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota police have arrested a Michigan woman suspected of fatally stabbing another woman. Duluth police were called to a residence Sunday just before noon on a report of a stabbing. They …

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    03 Jun 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A St. Paul man convicted of breaking into a woman’s apartment and raping her in front of two of her young children has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. …

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    03 Jun 13
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    HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) – An Apple Valley man accused of strangling his pregnant wife will stand trial this fall. Thirty-six-year-old Roger Holland was in Dakota County District Court Tuesday when his trial was set for …

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    29 May 13
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    CARLTON, Minn. (AP) – A Duluth man has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after pleading guilty to killing a woman after arguing about drugs. Twenty-three-year-old Michael Siewert admitted strangling Christyna Watson and hitting …

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    29 May 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A stretch of wet weather has slowed planting of crops in Minnesota. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says that last week, Minnesota farmers across the state had an average of …

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    29 May 13