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  • Friends pray for US pair missing in ship disaster

    Friends awaiting news of the fate of a Minnesota couple missing since last week have turned to each other for support

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    19 Jan 12
  • Minn. district to redo controversial topics policy

    COON RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s largest school district plans to rework a proposed controversial topics policy that came under criticism. The Anoka-Hennepin School District administration plans to present a “respectful learning environment curriculum policy” …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Minn. couple claims $2.61M Hot Lotto jackpot

    ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A Grand Rapids couple has come forward with a winning Hot Lotto ticket worth $2.61 million. Sandy and Don Conrad accepted a symbolic oversized check Wednesday at Minnesota State Lottery headquarters. …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Man accused of men’s room secret taping at MSP

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Florida man is accused of secretly taping men using a restroom at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Thirty-four-year-old Joshua Fletcher of Valrico, Fla., is charged with two gross misdemeanors of interference with …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Minn. medical mistakes up, but fewer cases of harm

    Serious mistakes in Minnesota hospitals rose slightly in the past year, but health officials say serious injuries and deaths have fallen to their lowest point in the past four years.

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    19 Jan 12
  • Man’s body found outside Duluth retirement home

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – The body of a 95-year-old man has been found outside a Duluth retirement home after a night of subzero temperatures. A Duluth police spokesman says Clifford David Lindberg lived with his …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Minn. couple not among ID’d cruise victims

    The children of a Minnesota couple missing since last week’s cruise ship disaster in Italy said Wednesday their parents are not among those passengers whose bodies were recently recovered.

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    19 Jan 12
  • Last laker of season pulls into Duluth port

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – The 2011 shipping season is ending on Lake Superior. The last laker of the season pulled into port in Duluth Wednesday. The Soo Locks near Michigan’s Upper Peninsula connecting Lake Superior …

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    19 Jan 12