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  • Minn. couple arrested in Florida for welfare fraud

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Minnesota couple who allegedly lived in expensive homes and owned a yacht while taking more than $160,000 in state welfare benefits has been arrested. WCCO-TV reports 62-year-old Colin Chisholm III …

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    02 Apr 14
  • Tornado damages farms in western Minnesota

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A tornado has damaged at least three farms in rural Minnesota, but no injuries are reported. Yellow Medicine County Sheriff Bill Flaten said in a statement the tornado was reported about 4 …

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    01 Apr 14
  • Conference focuses on women in agriculture

      CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – Women from all walks of agriculture will gather at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chanhassen on Wednesday for the spring leadership conference. Organizers say this year’s event will focus on …

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    31 Mar 14
  • MNsure

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Officials with Minnesota’s health insurance exchange say the website and call center are functioning well as the deadline looms for open enrollment. MNsure spokeswoman Jenni Bowring-McDonough said Sunday that …

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    31 Mar 14
  • Heavy snowfall to hit northeast N. Dakota, NW Minn.

    GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) – A combination of heavy snowfall and very strong winds is expected to create blizzard conditions in northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. The National Weather Service expects the snow to …

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    31 Mar 14
  • blg standoff

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Prosecutors allege an 84-year-old Maplewood man fatally shot his son in a dispute about installing cable in the family home. Pang Se Vang is charged with second-degree murder in …

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    28 Mar 14
  • Minnesota regulators back solar plan

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota regulators have backed a proposed large-scale solar energy project that would generate power for Xcel Energy. Edina-based Geronimo Energy wants to build 20 large solar power arrays next …

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    28 Mar 14
  • MNsure (1)

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Callers to Minnesota’s health insurance exchange are experiencing longer waits this week as the deadline for open enrollment approaches. As expected, MNsure is experiencing an upsurge in calls as …

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    28 Mar 14