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  • Mississippi above flood stage in Wabasha, Winona

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Mississippi River is above flood stage in some southeastern Minnesota communities. The river is about a foot over flood stage Monday in Wabasha which is experiencing some minor …

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    23 Jun 14
  • Church

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has restricted the ministry of a priest who has been on a leave of absence during a review of clergy files. Archbishop John Nienstedt says …

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    23 Jun 14
  • Top Minnesota officials to survey flood damage

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota elected officials are headed out to gauge damage from widespread flooding caused by sustained, heavy rains. Gov. Mark Dayton planned to join Minnesota Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al …

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    20 Jun 14
  • DNR warns waters are dangerously high and fast

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Safety experts are urging Minnesota boaters, paddlers and swimmers to think twice before heading out on the water right now. The Department of Natural Resources says people must be …

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    20 Jun 14
  • No injuries after mudslide prompts road closure

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A mudslide on a Mississippi River bluff in Minneapolis has caused a partial road closure and forced the evacuation of some administrative employees of a nearby hospital. Deputy Fire Chief Todd …

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    20 Jun 14
  • Grad student hurt in U of Minnesota lab explosion

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A graduate student has suffered serious burns in a lab explosion at the University of Minnesota that prompted the building to be evacuated. Minneapolis Fire Department crews were sent to Smith Hall …

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    18 Jun 14
  • Mankato streets flooded

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Flooding in and around Mankato has closed some city streets and area highways. Seven inches of rain late Tuesday and early Wednesday overwhelmed the city’s storm sewer system. About a …

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    18 Jun 14
  • Court sides with Winona Co. on frack sand mine

      WINONA, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Court of Appeals has turned back a challenge to Winona County newest frack sand mine. Twelve residents challenged the county board’s approval for a condition use permit for …

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    17 Jun 14