Minnesota News
  • Mankato, St. Cloud among top for telecommuting

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — New data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows Mankato, North Mankato and St. Cloud are among the top 10 metro areas nationwide when it comes to the percentage of people who …

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    11 Mar 13
  • Minn. teen found dead in towed car was escort

    ANDOVER, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say the 18-year-old St. Paul woman whose body was concealed in a car in an impound lot had posted online ads for prostitution, and the man suspected of killing her …

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    08 Mar 13
  • 2 suspects arrested in Moorhead shooting

    MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) — Police have arrested two men in a shooting that wounded a 23-year-old man in Moorhead. The Red River Valley SWAT Team executed a warrant at a home in Fargo, North Dakota …

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    08 Mar 13
  • Minn. woman pleads no contest in boyfriend death

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota woman sentenced to life in prison for killing her ex-husband has pleaded no contest to charges she killed her boyfriend in Wisconsin. Forty-year-old Angelina O’Mara pleaded no contest …

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    08 Mar 13
  • No charges in Minn. teen’s arrow death

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota prosecutor says a teenage boy won’t be charged in a bow-and-arrow accident that killed his 16-year-old friend last fall. Dakota County Attorney James Backstrom says there is no evidence …

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    08 Mar 13
  • Minnesota confirms 4 more flu deaths

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has confirmed four more flu deaths. The Minnesota Department of Health says the deaths were confirmed last week. That brings the number of flu-related deaths in Minnesota to 169 …

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    08 Mar 13
  • Minn. Senate take ups healthcare marketplace

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Senate is in the midst of an epic debate over a bill to create the state’s health insurance exchange. The bill under review Thursday makes major changes to …

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    08 Mar 13
  • Air pollution advisory issued for southern Minn.

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Pollution Control Agency has issued an air pollution health advisory for the southern two-thirds of Minnesota including the Twin Cities area. The advisory is effective from Friday through midday …

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    08 Mar 13