Minnesota News
  • Counselors help students deal with siblings’ death

    ZIMMERMAN, Minn. (AP) – Counselors will be available at an elementary school in eastern Minnesota where students will deal with the loss of two classmates. Students at Zimmerman Elementary School return from spring break Tuesday. …

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    02 Apr 13
  • Judge to appoint receiver for Minn. officer’s fund

    COLD SPRING, Minn. (AP) – A Stearns County judge will appoint a receiver to determine how much money has been donated to the family of a slain police officer, and how the money should be …

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    02 Apr 13
  • Last Place on Earth owner, son face drug charges

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – The owner of a downtown Duluth head shop and his son have been charged with selling controlled substances. Jim Carlson is the owner of the Last Place on Earth. He and …

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    02 Apr 13
  • Locked-out Crystal workers to vote on contract

    HILLSBORO, N.D. (AP) – Workers who have been locked out at their jobs at American Crystal Sugar for more than a year will hold a fifth vote on the company’s last contract offer this month. …

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    02 Apr 13
  • After break, Minn. lawmakers face long to-do list

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – For Minnesota lawmakers, spring break is over and the required end of the 2013 legislative session is not far around the corner. The Legislature returns Tuesday with about seven weeks …

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    02 Apr 13
  • 3 bodies found in Minn. home; no suspects sought

    ZIMMERMAN, Minn. (AP) – Authorities in Sherburne County say three people have been found dead in a home in Zimmerman. Sheriff Joel Brott says the bodies were discovered Sunday about 10 a.m. by a family …

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    01 Apr 13
  • Bicyclist who died in Mpls. accident is identified

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The bicyclist who was killed by an alleged hit-and-run driver in Hennepin County over the weekend has been identified as a 28-year-old Minneapolis woman. The medical examiner’s office says the woman was …

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    01 Apr 13
  • 2 escape from low-security federal prison in Minn.

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Authorities say two men convicted for fraud have escaped from a low-security federal prison camp near Duluth. U.S. Marshal Service spokesman Thomas Volk says that prison officials discovered 64-year-old Michael Krzyzaniak and …

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    01 Apr 13