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  • Trench collapses at construction site, killing worker

    LAKEVILLE, Minn. (AP) – Police say a 51-year-old construction worker has died after a trench collapsed and trapped him under heavy, wet soil in a Twin Cities suburb. Lakeville Deputy Police Chief John Kornmann says …

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    01 Jul 15
  • 2 hurt during air show in Mankato

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Two people were hurt when a helicopter was accidentally powered up at Mankato’s weekend air show. Authorities say the two suffered minor injuries when a sun shade structure tipped over as …

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    29 Jun 15
  • Case involving man accused of biting girlfriend's ear off headed to trial

    A Chaska man accused of assault against his girlfriend will take his case to trial. Michael Trudeau appeared in Carver County Court Wednesday afternoon to enter a plea of not guilty for charges of first-degree …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Charges against archdiocese may jeopardize insurance payouts

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Lawyers for the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis are warning that criminal charges against the corporation could jeopardize insurance coverage that’s being counted on to pay some claims of …

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    25 Jun 15
  • MNsure CEO Supreme Court ruling won't affect subsidies here

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The head of Minnesota’s state-run health insurance exchange says an eagerly awaited Supreme Court ruling on subsidies will have no impact in the state. The high court is expected to …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Behind a $42 billion budget, smaller fees rack up

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota lawmakers kept tax levels steady but have still found ways to scoop up millions of additional dollars. More than a dozen new fees and increases for business licenses are …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Bicyclist hit by car, killed in Mankato

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A 46-year-old bicyclist has died after he was struck by a car in Mankato. Police say David Winters was hit early Wednesday. KTOE Radio reports that emergency crews arrived to …

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    24 Jun 15
  • Judge orders 2nd evaluation for teen accused of school plot

      WASECA, Minn. (AP) – A judge has approved prosecutors’ request for a second psychological exam for a southern Minnesota teen accused of plotting an attack at his school. The exam was ordered by the …

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    23 Jun 15