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  • Minnesota to get handle on size of budget surplus

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Political gridlock might have paid off for a change in Minnesota. Lawmakers learn Thursday how much money has piled up in state coffers and how much more is expected to …

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    03 Dec 15
  • Minnesota's 2015 traffic deaths surpass last year's totals

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Traffic deaths in Minnesota in 2015 have surpassed last year’s totals. With a month left to go in the year, preliminary numbers from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Office …

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    03 Dec 15
  • DNR says plenty of pheasants remain in Minnesota fields

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Wildlife managers say Minnesota pheasant hunters should keep their gear handy. The Department of Natural Resources says plenty of roosters remain in the fields, and hunting pressure has been light …

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    25 Nov 15
  • Latest Police say 5 shot near Minneapolis protest site

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The latest in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a black man by Minneapolis police that has sparked days of demonstrations (all times local): 1 a.m. Minneapolis police say five people …

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    24 Nov 15
  • Police union says unarmed suspect was shot attacking officer

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Minneapolis police have released partial service records for the two officers involved in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man. Mark Ringgenberg and Dustin Schwarze both joined the department 13 months …

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    19 Nov 15
  • Police union says unarmed suspect was shot attacking officer

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The head of the Minneapolis police union says an unarmed, black assault suspect who was fatally shot by police was disarming the officer and was not handcuffed. Lieutenant Bob Kroll is president …

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    19 Nov 15
  • Dayton decries political 'showmanship' over Syrian refugees

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says other governors declaring their states closed to Syrian refugees are guilty of “showmanship” and are turning their backs on people trying to escape terrorism in …

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    18 Nov 15
  • Minnesotans march in solidarity after Paris attacks

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Hundreds of people marched from a French-language school and culture center in Minneapolis to a local church to show solidarity with France. Sunday’s march happened two days after attacks left more than …

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    16 Nov 15