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  • MnDOT, State Patrol become social media savvy for traffic updates

    The Minnesota State Patrol and Minnesota Department of Transportation are teaming up to make it easier to access their information during winter storms—especially for fans of social media. The Patrol and MnDOT will now use …

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    30 Jan 12
  • cocaine

    A New Prague man could face 45 years in prison for allegedly selling drugs to an undercover agent. Cole Douglas Larson, 20, is charged in Le Sueur County with two counts of a controlled substance …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Proposed constitutional amendment for voter ID

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Republican lawmakers want their constituents to decide whether a photo ID is needed at the election polls. Rep. Mary Kiffmeyer and Sen. Scott Newman are proposing a constitutional amendment that …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Claims filed for work lost during shutdown

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Claims against the state for interrupted road work during last summer’s government shutdown are piling up. So far, 29 claims by highway contractors who lost work have been settled for …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Police: Pest control worker interrupts assault

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A pest control worker is credited with interrupting a violent domestic assault in St. Paul and summoning police. A criminal complaint says the worker knocked on a door Tuesday afternoon …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Minneapolis council wants Vikings referendum

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Vikings may finally be warming to a new football stadium at the Metrodome site, but the Minneapolis City Council is not sold. The Star Tribune reports that a …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Former Minn. Chief Justice Sheran dies at 96

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Former Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert Sheran, who was appointed twice to the state’s highest court, has died. He was 96. The Washburn-McReavy funeral home says Sheran died Wednesday. …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Driver charged for striking boy at Mpls airport

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A St. Paul man is charged with a felony for allegedly running over a young boy who was going to greet his soldier father at the Twin Cities airport. The Hennepin County …

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    27 Jan 12