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  • Minnesota company plans to make TVs in Michigan

    CANTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) – A Minnesota electronics company plans to manufacture flat-screen televisions at a plant in suburban Detroit under a partnership with a Michigan-based business. The Detroit Free Press reports Tuesday that Element …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Dayton touts bonding bill as Minn. jobs investment

    Gov. Mark Dayton says the state can help create jobs by issuing $775 milion in bonds for construction projects around the state.

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    17 Jan 12
  • Family: No word on Minn. couple missing on cruise

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The family of a Minnesota couple missing after a cruise ship capsized off the coast of Italy say they have received no word on the couple. The death toll from the Costa …

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    17 Jan 12
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    On Friday Scott County Attorney’s office charged Jose De Jesus Ortega-Mora, 29, with first degree sale of drugs after he admitted to police that he had resided at a drug safe house in Shakopee at …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Snowmobiler dies in Wisconsin, 6-year-old hurt

    SHELL LAKE, Wis. (AP) – A 24-year-old snowmobiler died when he ran into a barbed-wire fence and trees in northwestern Wisconsin’s Washburn County. The Star Tribune reports Ryan Anderson of Sarona died Sunday in an …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Republican Caucus names Sviggum executive assistant

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Senate Republican Caucus has named former Minnesota House Speaker Steve Sviggum as its executive assistant and communications director. Senate Majority Leader David Senjem announced Sviggum’s appointment on Monday. Senjem …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Man suspects drugs involved in Superior killing

    SUPERIOR, Wis. (AP) – The brother of a man shot dead in Superior says he suspects drug activities were involved. Antron Cooper, of Minneapolis, says his brother Toriano Dawen Cooper had a drug problem much …

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    17 Jan 12
  • American Crystal calls union offer ‘stunt’

    MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) – American Crystal Sugar Co. has rejected a proposal to end the cooperative’s lengthy lockout of its union employees. The company posted a statement Monday calling the union’s proposal a “publicity stunt” …

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    17 Jan 12