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  • air quality

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The southern half of Minnesota is under an air pollution health advisory until early Sunday morning. The state Pollution Control Agency says warmer temperatures, moisture and light winds are causing …

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    12 Dec 14
  • influenza

    (MNN/Owatonna, MN) — A high school student in Steele county is dead following complications related to the flu. Owatonna High School senior Shannon Zwanziger had been battling flu related symptoms and a sore throat for …

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    11 Dec 14
  • fire line do not cross

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Police say an 85-year-old woman hospitalized since a St. Cloud house fire last month has died. The Hennepin County medical examiner’s office says Sally Douglas died Monday night at Hennepin …

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    11 Dec 14
  • Fatal Crash

    (Maple Plain, MN) — Local and state authorities are investigating a deadly crash in Maple Plain. The West Hennepin Public Safety Department says two pickup trucks collided head-on yesterday afternoon (Tuesday) on Highway 12, just …

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    10 Dec 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Litchfield man is dead and six others were injured in a head-on crash in Meeker County Sunday evening. 37-year-old Fidencio Ramirez Rojas died at the scene. The State Patrol says he was driving eastbound …

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    08 Dec 14
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State health officials say Minnesota has recorded its first death of the 2014 flu season. The victim was a child but was not identified Thursday by the Minnesota Department of …

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    05 Dec 14
  • ISIS

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota woman is charged in federal court with stealing a passport so she could travel to Syria. U.S. Attorney Andy Luger said Tuesday that 20-year-old Yusra Ismail of St. Paul is …

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    03 Dec 14
  • Schroeder

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — Searchers have discovered the body of a New Ulm woman who had been missing for five days. The Mankato Free Press reports that 51-year-old Karen Schroeder left her home on …

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    01 Dec 14