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  • Gov. Dayton says still time for medical pot deal

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton says there’s still time in the legislative session to negotiate an agreement on medical marijuana. Dayton’s statement comes after Hibbing Democrat Carly Melin postponed a …

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    12 Mar 14
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Revised legislation that protects students against bullies has the support of a key Senate committee in Minnesota. The anti-bullying bill packed a Senate Education Committee Tuesday during a five-hour hearing. …

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    12 Mar 14
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      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Opponents of will take their case to state lawmakers this week. The Senate Environment and Energy Committee takes up a bill Tuesday that would require the Department of Natural …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Payton and Kansas Adams

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The 19-year-old driver of a car that lost control on an icy highway near Sleepy Eye, killing four people, is still recovering in the hospital. State Patrol Lieutenant Eric Roeske says …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Marine from Waseca killed in Afghanistan

      WASECA, Minn. (AP) – South-central Minnesota residents lined a procession route and held flags to pay their respects to a 20-year-old Marine killed in Afghanistan. Lance Corporal Caleb Erickson died February 28th from injuries …

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    10 Mar 14
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    Mike ‘Cold Front’ Kurre MNDNR – As dedicated sportsperson and sport shooter, my friends in the Bird Bustin’ Babes are partnering with the MN Lady Slippers Pheasant Forever chapter to raise funds for habitat acquisition …

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    06 Mar 14
  • NP HCK

      The New Prague Trojans made the most of their first opportunity in the Class A State Tournament yesterday. They beat Chisago Lakes Area convincingly 5-2 in the Quarterfinal round on Wednesday at the Xcel …

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    06 Mar 14
  • More than 10 inches of new snow in S Minn.

      CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – After a brutal winter, Minnesota may be starting to climb out of the deep freeze. Temperatures across the state rose to the low to mid 20s Wednesday afternoon. But National …

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    06 Mar 14