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  • Soybeans in generally good condition statewide

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Soybeans across the state are in generally good condition, according to the first soybean condition ratings of the year. In its weekly crop weather report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department …

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    05 Jun 12
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    A 16-year-old driver was injured after rear-ending a school bus Monday afternoon near Cedar Lake Regional Park north of New Prague. A Scott County official said the crash happened shortly before 3 p.m. near the …

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    05 Jun 12
  • Police use Taser on teen in Apple Valley riot

    APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) – Police in Apple Valley say they had to subdue a 15-year-old boy with a Taser, as they tried to control a fight involving dozens of people. The incident happened Friday …

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    04 Jun 12
  • Car hits restaurant patio in St. Paul, injures 2

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Two women are injured after a woman plowed her car backward into an outdoor patio of a St. Paul restaurant. St. Paul police Cmdr. Todd Axtell says the 74-year-old driver …

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    04 Jun 12
  • Operations resume at Terminal 2 after evacuation

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Passengers are being allowed back into Terminal Two at the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport after a suspicious package prompted an evacuation. Airport spokeswoman Melissa Scovronski says officials with the Transportation Security Administration …

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    04 Jun 12
  • Minn. Democrats in bind over medical device tax

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Democrats in Minnesota’s congressional delegation are in a bind over a bill by Republican U.S. Rep. Erik Paulsen to eliminate a tax on medical devices like those made by Medtronic …

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    04 Jun 12
  • Research documents charter schools’ growth

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A new analysis of Minnesota school data finds charter enrollment nearly quadrupled in the past decade. The analysis by the Center for School Change found enrollment at traditional schools fell 5 percent …

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    04 Jun 12
  • Percentage of teachers taking leave on rise

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – In recent years, more and more teachers in Minnesota have taken medical leave. While there are many factors for this, some educators in the St. Paul district tell the Pioneer …

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    04 Jun 12