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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota health officials are hoping the state’s measles outbreak is nearing its end as the number of new cases plateau for the last 13 days. The Pioneer Press reports that the Minnesota …

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    01 Jun 17
  • Court Ruling

    WALKER, Minn. — A  northern Minnesota judge has ruled that investigators improperly questioned the man accused of kidnapping and killing Watkins 5-year-old Alayna Ertl last August, deciding his first statement to investigators is inadmissible at …

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    01 Jun 17
  • Durant Sculpture

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials of the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis say Native American tribal leaders will oversee the dismantling of a gallows-like sculpture that reminded protesters of the mass hanging of 38 Dakota men …

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    01 Jun 17
  • Gov Dayton

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Governor Mark Dayton signed into law nine of what he terms so-called budget bills — plus a tax-cut bill he strongly dislikes —  to avoid a bitter showdown in June that could …

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    31 May 17
  • Emergency

    (Hutchinson MN-) A Winthrop man had a rude awakening after falling asleep at the wheel yesterday (Tuesday) afternoon. The State Patrol says at 4:30 p.m., 81-year-old Leonard Bierman was driving his SUV northbound, just south …

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    31 May 17
  • USDA Crop Report

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers could use some warm, sunny days to speed crop development and get the last of their planting done. The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported Tuesday that cool and …

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    31 May 17
  • Franken and Klobuchar

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken say they are accepting applications for the top federal prosecutor’s job in Minnesota. The two Democratic senators made the announcement Tuesday. Minnesota’s former U.S. attorney, …

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    31 May 17
  • Falcon Heights Shooting

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The graphic video showing Philando Castile’s final moments after he was shot by a Minnesota police officer made headlines nearly a year ago and led to calls for changes in policing. But …

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    30 May 17