Minnesota News
  • Minn. Dems accuse GOP lawmaker of violating law

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s Democratic Party wants an administrative judge to rule that a veteran Republican lawmaker broke the law with letters to newspapers saying four freshmen Democrats had voted for billions in …

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    22 Mar 13
  • House panel passes background checks at gun shows

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A House panel has passed a bill that would require background checks for firearm sales at gun shows, but that measure may still get trimmed down before becoming Minnesota law. …

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    22 Mar 13
  • Pilot makes emergency landing in Winsted

    WINSTED, Minn. (AP) – All six people on board walked away safely after a pilot made an emergency landing in farm field near Winsted west of the Twin Cities. The pilot deftly maneuvered the twin-engine …

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    18 Mar 13
  • Drug Court officials to rally at Minn. Capitol

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea will join other judges and Governor Mark Dayton at a rally to promote the state’s drug court system. The rally is set …

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    18 Mar 13
  • Dayton to travel state to make case for his budget

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Governor Mark Dayton will travel the state starting this week to make the case for his budget. The tour starts with a town hall meeting in Duluth on Wednesday. The …

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    18 Mar 13
  • Minnesota woman injured in lacrosse team bus crash

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota woman is in serious condition after a bus carrying her college lacrosse team veered off the Pennsylvania Turnpike and crashed head-on into a tree, killing a coach, the …

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    18 Mar 13
  • Fort Snelling buildings to become veterans housing

    FORT SNELLING, Minn. (AP) – After decades of neglect, five old buildings at Fort Snelling will be renovated into apartments for homeless veterans and their families. The buildings saw service from the Spanish-American War to …

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    18 Mar 13
  • Teen charged in Army vet’s stabbing death in Minn.

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – A 17-year-old Duluth boy is charged with killing a U.S. Army veteran who suffered more than 50 wounds to his head, face, neck and back. A juvenile delinquency petition filed Thursday …

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    15 Mar 13