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    Frustrated drivers who chronically find themselves without a driver’s license because of continuous fines, fees and restrictions may soon find relief. Last year, the state legislature allowed for counties and cities to participate in a …

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    26 Jan 12
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    The Shakopee School Board has decided on attendance boundaries for new junior high schools set to open in the fall of 2012. The first proposal was presented to the school board two weeks ago, but …

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    25 Jan 12
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    School resumed Tuesday at Roosevelt High School in Minneapolis while students and faculty continued to mourn the loss of a special education teacher. Authorities say Holly Brett, 56, of Lakeville, died in a car accident …

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    25 Jan 12
  • US Senate passes St. Croix bridge bill

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The U.S. Senate has unanimously approved a bill clearing the way for a new bridge over the St. Croix (kroy) River near Stillwater. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a Minnesota Democrat, led efforts in …

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    24 Jan 12
  • Up to 55 dogs found at northern Minn. mobile homes

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Authorities in northern Minnesota are investigating after up to 55 dogs and some cats were found living inside two mobile homes. The animals were discovered after authorities did a welfare check …

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    24 Jan 12
  • Man found dead in downtown Duluth building

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Duluth police are investigating the death of a 62-year-old man whose body was found in a downtown building. Police, firefighters and an ambulance were called to a medical emergency about 6:30 …

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    24 Jan 12
  • Minn. high school statue missing

    WORTHINGTON, Minn. (AP) – Worthington High School’s Trojan statue is missing. An incident report from the Worthington Police Department says the statue disappeared over the weekend. The statue was reported missing at 9 a.m. Saturday …

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    24 Jan 12
  • MN snowmobiler dug out of MT avalanche

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) – Officials in Montana’s Park County say a 29-year-old Minnesota man was buried by an avalanche near Cooke City, but was quickly dug out by snowmobilers and skiers. Sheriff M. Allan Lutes …

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    24 Jan 12