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  • 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
  • Big ice-fishing tournament on Gull Lake is on

    BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) – It’s a “go” for one of Minnesota’s largest ice fishing tournaments. Officials for the Brainerd Jaycees’ $150,000 Ice Fishing Extravaganza have been issued a permit for the Feb. 11 event. Crow …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Autopsy finds shooting suspect died of infection

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – An autopsy finds the man accused of shooting a prosecutor and another man last month at the Cook County Courthouse died from a bacterial infection. St. Louis County Chief Medical Examiner …

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    27 Jan 12
  • Flood risks are very low on Minnesota, Mississippi

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – The National Weather Service says the risk of spring flooding is very low on the Minnesota, Mississippi and St. Croix (croy) Rivers in Minnesota and on the Chippewa River in western …

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    27 Jan 12
  • No charges against Minn. officer in fatal crash

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) – A New Ulm police officer won’t face charges for a fatal squad car crash last summer. The Journal (http://bit.ly/wo9B0L) reports a Brown County grand jury declined to indict Officer Matthew …

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    27 Jan 12