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    School resumed Tuesday at Roosevelt High School in Minneapolis while students and faculty continued to mourn the loss of a special education teacher. Authorities say Holly Brett, 56, of Lakeville, died in a car accident …

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    25 Jan 12
  • US Senate passes St. Croix bridge bill

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The U.S. Senate has unanimously approved a bill clearing the way for a new bridge over the St. Croix (kroy) River near Stillwater. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, a Minnesota Democrat, led efforts in …

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    24 Jan 12
  • Up to 55 dogs found at northern Minn. mobile homes

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Authorities in northern Minnesota are investigating after up to 55 dogs and some cats were found living inside two mobile homes. The animals were discovered after authorities did a welfare check …

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    24 Jan 12
  • Man found dead in downtown Duluth building

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Duluth police are investigating the death of a 62-year-old man whose body was found in a downtown building. Police, firefighters and an ambulance were called to a medical emergency about 6:30 …

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    24 Jan 12
  • Minn. high school statue missing

    WORTHINGTON, Minn. (AP) – Worthington High School’s Trojan statue is missing. An incident report from the Worthington Police Department says the statue disappeared over the weekend. The statue was reported missing at 9 a.m. Saturday …

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    24 Jan 12
  • MN snowmobiler dug out of MT avalanche

    BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) – Officials in Montana’s Park County say a 29-year-old Minnesota man was buried by an avalanche near Cooke City, but was quickly dug out by snowmobilers and skiers. Sheriff M. Allan Lutes …

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    24 Jan 12
  • 4 swim to safety after Minn. lake ice accident

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Four people had to swim to safety in frigid water after their vehicle broke through the ice on Lake Bemidji. The Beltrami County sheriff’s office says the vehicle fell through the …

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    24 Jan 12
  • Minn. Legislature convenes for 2012 session

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota lawmakers are off and running in the 2012 legislative session. The state House and Senate convened at noon Tuesday for short sessions. They were limited to ceremonial and organizational …

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    24 Jan 12