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  • news laws

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A raft of new laws is set to take effect in Minnesota today (Wednesday). Students in two-year colleges will benefit from a tuition freeze, doctors will find it easier to practice long-distance …

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    01 Jul 15
  • Fighting Fraud

    The fight against fraud is heating up in five different counties. KSTP reports right now, Scott County authorities investigate fraud not only inside their own county, but also four others: Carver, McLeod, Meeker and Wright. …

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    30 Jun 15
  • Stabbing

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Police say they’ve arrested a 16-year-old and recovered a knife after a fatal fight in St. Cloud. A police statement says the suspect and three other males were walking by …

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    27 Jun 15
  • crash investigation

    A Hutchinson man was arrested last night (Thursday) following an alcohol-related crash in Renville County that involved the driver’s three young children. According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, 35-year-old Andrew Kyle Bergum was arrested …

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    26 Jun 15
  • court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Republicans say the Supreme Court’s ruling upholding nationwide tax subsidies for health insurance gives Minnesota an opening to shift to the federal exchange. The prospect of eliminating those subsidies …

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    26 Jun 15
  • Police Pursuit

    A St. Joseph man was arrested this morning (Thursday) for fleeing, robbery, theft of motor vehicle, and driving after revocation. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says the 27-year-old was driving a white Chevy Impala when …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Emergency

    (MNN/Fargo, ND) — A second person found murdered in Fargo is identified as 24-year-old Samuel Traut, a recent NDSU graduate from Sartell, Minnesota. Authorities say 35-year-old Ashley Hunter was arrested at a home near Traut’s …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Fatal Crash

    A Brownton man died yesterday morning (Tuesday) in a two-vehicle crash southeast of Brownton. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 46-year-old Martin Phillip Klockmann Jr. was driving a pickup when he collided with a semi …

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    24 Jun 15