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  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A bill syncing Minnesota’s tax code to drastic federal changes is heading to Gov. Mark Dayton for a promised veto. The measure cleared the Senate Wednesday on 34-33, with all …

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    17 May 18
  • Firefighter

    On Tuesday morning, just before 10, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a house fire in the 71500 block of 268th Street in Dassel Township. The owner, 44-year-old Scott Pusc, reported smoke …

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    17 May 18
  • capitol bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has passed its bill squaring state taxes with the federal government. Republicans made the sudden move Tuesday, testing Gov. Mark Dayton’s resolve over taxes. Dayton vowed Monday …

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    16 May 18
  • Police Chase

    A Shorewood woman was injured Tuesday after being struck at an intersection by a driver authorities say was fleeing police in a stolen vehicle. According to a release from the Carver County Sheriff’s Department, 42-year-old …

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    16 May 18
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson police are investigating a burglary and property damage that happened last week. Authorities say an employee of Vineyard United Methodist Church at 1395 South Grade Road reported that sometime between noon on Sunday May …

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    15 May 18
  • Fentanyl

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The number of people who died from the synthetic opioid fentanyl surged in 2017. A preliminary report released Monday by the Minnesota Health Department says there were 172 deaths involving synthetic opioids …

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    15 May 18
  • Emergency

    MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say a Minnesota driver’s vehicle caught fire while he was traveling on Interstate 94 in North Dakota. The North Dakota Highway Patrol says 21-year-old Trevor Susla, of Chanhassen, Minnesota, pulled …

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    14 May 18
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Just like they started the session, Minnesota’s Legislature is entering the homestretch with a long to-do list. But now they have just over a week to finish it. Republicans who …

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    14 May 18