Minnesota News
  • Wetsch, Mark Edward

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — An ex-convict accused of pulling off “Man in Black” bank robberies across Minnesota has pleaded guilty to one bank robbery. Mark Wetsch pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to holding …

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    23 Apr 13
  • Minn. school district gets bulletproof whiteboards

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A central Minnesota school district that was the site of a school shooting in 2003 is getting a new device designed to help keep kids safe: bulletproof whiteboards. The Rocori School District …

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    23 Apr 13
  • Twin Cities airport not seeing flight delays

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport is not seeing the passenger delays some other airports are experiencing as a result of federal budget cuts. Spokesman Patrick Hogan says so far, the airport is not …

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    23 Apr 13
  • ambulance

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A teenage driver was killed as an April snowstorm made a slippery mess of Twin Cities roads. The Minnesota State Patrol says 16-year-old Jonathon Pohlen of Houlton, Wisconsin was killed Thursday afternoon …

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    19 Apr 13
  • gavel

    ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) – A judge has terminated the parental rights of a Minnesota couple accused of starving their 8-year-old adopted son. The boy was malnourished and weighed less than 35 pounds when brought …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Cop

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A former Minneapolis police officer is in jail on charges he used the Internet to try to solicit young girls in Hennepin County. Thirty-two-year-old Bradley James Schnickel is charged with four felony …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Vote

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The long-running turmoil over how the Minnesota Republican Party paid for a recount in the 2010 governor’s race may finally be over. Administrative law judges this week dismissed complaints against …

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    19 Apr 13
  • Wolf

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Wolf hunting opponents have put off an effort for now to get Minnesota lawmakers to stop wolf trapping. Representative Jason Isaacson on Thursday shelved his amendment to a natural resources …

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    19 Apr 13