Minnesota News
  • Scheme lands former Minn. man in federal pen

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) – A federal judge has sentenced a former Minnesota man to 6 1/2 years in prison without parole for bilking investors out more than $2 million. Sixty-seven-year-old Garry Milosevich, formerly of Duluth, …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Key lawmakers want greater local bent to Mayo plan

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The expansion of the Mayo Clinic, a fixture in the life of Minnesota, is causing a lot of debate over money in the state Legislature. Some key lawmakers are signaling …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Minn. House DFL touts property tax relief

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota House Democrats are proposing $250 million in property tax relief including a boost in refunds available to homeowners, new credits for renters and an increase in aid to local …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Minn. lawmakers jump back into Vikings stadium

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota state lawmakers are wading back into details of the Vikings stadium project as concerns build about the reliability of tax revenue from gambling to pay the state’s share. Tuesday …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Franken bets on ‘DREAM Act’ in immigration bill

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Sen. Al Franken anticipates the federal immigration overhaul will contain the so-called DREAM Act that’s geared toward speeding citizenship for young illegal immigrants who came to the U.S. as …

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    03 Apr 13
  • 2 children drowned, mother’s death a suicide

    ZIMMERMAN, Minn. (AP) – A medical examiner’s report has revealed more about the deaths of a mother and her two young children in eastern Minnesota. Sherburne County sheriff’s officials say autopsies determined the deaths of …

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    02 Apr 13
  • 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