Minnesota News
  • Searchers find missing boater dead on Forest Lake

    FOREST LAKE, Minn. (AP) – A missing boater on Forest Lake in Washington County has been found. Searchers located the body of 51-year-old Tod Crawford Thursday about a half a mile from where a pontoon …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Man dies after swimming in Itasca County

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – A 67-year-old man is dead after swimming in Bray Lake in Itasca County. According to the sheriff’s office, James George Gleason was swimming to a neighbor’s raft on Bray Lake, north …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Benefits may end for some American Crystal workers

    GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – Some Minnesota employees of American Crystal Sugar could soon see their jobless benefits end. Workers at East Grand Forks, Crookston and Moorhead factories automatically became eligible for 26 weeks of …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Deadliest’ traffic day yields no deaths in Minn

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – There were no reported traffic deaths on what was expected to be the deadliest day of the year on Minnesota roads. The Department of Public Safety reported Thursday that statewide …

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    06 Jul 12
  • SUV kills St. Paul student outside school

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – St. Paul school officials say they are making counselors available to students after a teenager was killed by a sports utility vehicle. Police were questioning a 50-year-old man who was …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Evidence allowed in Minn. totem pole death

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Evidence from the computers of a Koochiching County man accused of using a totem pole to kill his wife will be allowed in the case against him. Carl Chester Muggli, of …

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    05 Jul 12
  • Cleanup Continues In Chippewa National Forest

    (Various) — After taking a break during another storm Wednesday afternoon, crews continue clearing wind-downed trees in the Chippewa National Forest in northern Minnesota. Officials are urging gawkers to stay out of the area, noting …

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    05 Jul 12
  • Disaster Recovery Centers Open Tomorrow

    (Various) — Disaster recovery centers open tomorrow in Duluth, Barnum and Willow River for flood victims in northeastern Minnesota. The Department of Public Safety’s Doug Neville says there will be resources and information to assist …

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    05 Jul 12