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  • Firefighters rescue motorist from Zumbro River

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Firefighters have rescued a woman whose car slid off U.S. 52 and rolled into the Zumbro River in southeastern Minnesota. The Post-Bulletin ¬†reports the driver of the car, 54-year-old Deborah Perry …

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    18 Jan 12
  • U regents to see if Sviggum’s new job is conflict

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The University of Minnesota Board of Regents plans to review whether Regent Steve Sviggum’s new job with the Senate Republican caucus poses a conflict of interest. Regents Chair Linda Cohen …

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    18 Jan 12
  • MPR to stage farewell for ‘Midday’ host Eichten

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Public Radio’s farewell to retiring “Midday” host Gary Eichten is sold out. But fans still have a chance to hear the recorded show on radio. Eichten will be honored …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Ariz. prosecutors press author to prove he’s broke

    PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) – Prosecutors who secured negligent homicide convictions against a self-help author want him to prove he’s broke. James Arthur Ray has asked a judge to declare him indigent. He says he cannot …

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    18 Jan 12
  • State Bank holding company buying First National

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) – The holding company that owns State Bank & Trust in Fargo is in the process of buying First National Bank, which has locations in the Minnesota cities of Hawley and Dilworth. …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Remains found in northern Minn. identified

    DEER RIVER, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say skeletal remains found in Itasca County are those of a 53-year-old man missing for more than a year. The sheriff’s office says DNA testing confirmed the remains found …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Police cars collide in Rochester

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – No one was seriously injured when two police squad cars collided at an intersection in Rochester Tuesday night. One of the squad cars landed in the yard of the Heritage Manor …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Man shot by police officer in St. Paul

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Police in St. Paul say an officer shot and wounded an armed man after stopping a vehicle which authorities believed was involved in drug activity. Authorities say four men are …

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    18 Jan 12