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  • Body found in pond is youth basketball coach

    SAVAGE, Minn. (AP) – Police say the body found in a holding pond in Savage is that of a Lakeville youth basketball coach. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has identified the body as that of …

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    14 Mar 16
  • Democrats unveil 12-week paid family, medical leave proposal

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A group of Democratic lawmakers is pushing to offer paid family and medical leave to all Minnesota workers. Sen. Katie Sieben and other legislators unveiled the Paid Family and Medical …

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    08 Mar 16
  • Woman critically wounded, man dead in Rochester shootings

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Rochester police say a woman is critically wounded and a man dead after a domestic dispute. Neighbors and a passer-by saw the woman collapse on the sidewalk Monday morning. Police Capt. …

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    08 Mar 16
  • Passenger on Metro Mobility bus struck by bullet in Shakopee

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) – Shakopee police say a bus passenger was wounded when a bullet penetrated the side of the bus and struck him. The Metro Mobility bus was struck Monday afternoon. The 45-year-old man …

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    08 Mar 16
  • Dayton letter lays out Twin Metals opposition

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton is laying out his opposition to a proposed copper-nickel mine near the Boundary Waters Canoe Area in northern Minnesota. The governor released a letter to the head …

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    08 Mar 16
  • GOP lawmaker requests tax extension amid MNsure form delay

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Republican lawmaker is asking the Internal Revenue Service to give Minnesotans more time on tax returns due to the state’s delay in sending out health coverage forms. MNsure was …

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    03 Mar 16
  • Feds to review Minneapolis response to shooting protests

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A spokesman for the Minneapolis mayor says the U.S. Department of Justice has agreed to review how the city responded to demonstrations after a black man was fatally shot by police last …

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    03 Mar 16
  • Minnesota man gets 9 years for selling synthetic LSD

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A southern Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than nine years in prison for his role in the distribution of synthetic LSD that killed two people in Mankato. The Free …

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    03 Mar 16