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  • 3 Minnesotans find needles in airline sandwiches

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Sandwiches served to three Minnesotans were among five found with needles on board Delta Air Lines flights. Jim Tonjes of Plymouth and Jack Drogt of St. Paul say they found sewing needles …

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    17 Jul 12
  • Historical Society returns artifacts to Bois Forte

    NETT LAKE, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Historical Society has returned thousands of archaeological artifacts to the Bois Forte (boys fort) Band of Chippewa. The collection includes stone tools, arrowheads, ceramics and copper artifacts which …

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    17 Jul 12
  • Children in murder-suicide in protective custody

    APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) – Police say two young children are in protective custody after their father fatally shot their mother before killing himself in Apple Valley. Capt. Mike Marben says relatives of the woman …

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    16 Jul 12
  • Body found in burned car in Rice County

    CANNON CITY TOWNSHIP, Minn. (AP) – Rice County sheriff’s investigators are working to identify a body found in a burned car. Authorities say the body was discovered Sunday in the vehicle in rural Cannon City …

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    16 Jul 12
  • Teen ejected without knowledge of driver

    BLACKDUCK, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota State Patrol says a driver who bounced in and out of a highway ditch unknowingly lost her backseat passenger, who was ejected through a broken window. The patrol says …

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    16 Jul 12
  • NRC to hold public forum on Prairie Island safety

      RED WING, Minn. (AP) – Nuclear Regulatory Commission staff will hold a public meeting with representatives of Xcel Energy on Tuesday to discuss the agency’s annual safety assessment for the Prairie Island Nuclear Power …

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    16 Jul 12
  • More On River Falls Murders

    (Hudson, WI)  –  The three daughters allegedly killed by their father in River Falls, Wisconsin, died from having their throats slashed.  Homicide charges were filed Thursday against the girls’ father, 34-year-old Aaron Schaffhausen, in what …

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    13 Jul 12
  • Accident Kills Minnesota Construction Worker

    (Fargo, ND)  –  A Minnesota construction worker was killed and another was hurt in a work-zone crash west of Fargo on Thursday.  The State Patrol says the two were in a pickup traveling in reverse, …

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    13 Jul 12