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  • Boater missing on Forest Lake

    STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) – Search crews are looking for a missing boater on Forest Lake in Washington County. Forest Lake police say an empty pontoon boat was found drifting on the lake Monday afternoon and …

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    03 Jul 12
  • Body of canoeist recovered from Centerville Lake

    ANOKA, Minn. (AP) – Authorities have recovered the body of a St. Paul man who fell from a canoe in an Anoka County lake. The body of 21-year-old Thai Vang was found about 4 p.m. …

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    03 Jul 12
  • Southern Beltrami Co. hit hard by storms

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Emergency managers say severe storms in southern Beltrami County have knocked down thousands of trees and caused extensive damage to utility lines. County sheriff’s officials are urging residents not to travel …

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    03 Jul 12
  • Minnesota inmates can now receive email

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s prison system has finally moved into the electronic age with inmate email – at least partially. Beginning Monday, inmates in the state’s 10 prisons can receive messages from family …

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    03 Jul 12
  • Charges expected in fatal shooting of 5-year-old

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Charges could be filed Monday against two juveniles arrested in a shooting in Minneapolis that killed a 5-year-old boy. Nizzel George was sleeping on a couch at his grandmother’s house in north …

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    02 Jul 12
  • 1 person killed in Minnestrista accident

    MINNETRISTA, Minn. (AP) – Fire officials say one person died when a retaining wall collapsed and a boat fell on top of the victim in Minnetrista. WCCO-TV (http://cbsloc.al/QR8Fzd ) says the accident happened about 8:30 …

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    02 Jul 12
  • Winona mayor wants new bridge over Mississippi

    WINONA, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Department of Transportation is making plans to improve the Mississippi River bridge in Winona. But, the mayor says that’s not good enough. Mayor Jerry Miller says the community also …

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    02 Jul 12
  • Midwest business conditions index falls in June

    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A nine-state Midwest and Plains economic survey index fell for the second straight month in June. A survey report released Monday for the Mid-America Business Conditions Index says it dropped to …

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    02 Jul 12