Minnesota News
  • kira

    MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have found nothing in their first open-water search of a Twin Cities lake for the body of a missing woman.   The Ramsey County Sheriff Office’s water patrol had a …

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    01 May 13
  • mark mauer

    FRIDLEY, Minn. (AP) – The case against a former Minnesota high school football coach arrested in a prostitution sting will be dismissed if he meets conditions. Fifty-four-year-old Mark Mauer was ordered in Anoka County court …

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    01 May 13
  • gun

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Rural Democrats’ opposition to changing Minnesota’s gun laws casts doubt on what legislation, if any, will pass this year. A group of at least eight House Democrats from outstate Minnesota …

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    01 May 13
  • ad

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The political group pushing to legalize same-sex marriage in Minnesota is airing a new statewide television ad urging supporters to contact their legislators. Minnesotans United said the ad would start …

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    01 May 13
  • Tracks reopen after train derails in south Minn

    BLUE EARTH, Minn. (AP) – Railroad tracks reopened in the southern Minnesota town of Blue Earth after 17 cars derailed on a train carrying corn. Union Pacific spokesman Mark Davis says the tracks reopened just …

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    01 May 13
  • Red River close to cresting in Fargo-Moorhead area

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) – The Red River appeared close to reaching its peak in Fargo and Moorhead, Minn., after the National Weather Service dropped its crest forecast for the third straight day. ┬áThe weather service …

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    01 May 13
  • frac protest

    WINONA, Minn. (AP) – Police have arrested 35 people for trespassing during a protest of frack sand mining in Winona. The Winona Daily News reports officers on Monday arrested 19 people at the city’s commercial …

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    30 Apr 13
  • field work

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Despite the sudden warm weather, Minnesota farmers are still waiting for the chance to get into their fields. In its weekly crops and weather report for the state, the U.S. …

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    30 Apr 13