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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers have taken the first step toward banning cellphone cases designed to look like handguns. The Senate unanimously passed a ban on selling, possessing or manufacturing the lookalike cases …

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    05 May 16
  • DEA

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Federal authorities including the Drug Enforcement Administration are joining the investigation of Prince’s death. A statement Wednesday from the U.S. Attorney’s Office says that office and the DEA are joining the Carver …

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    05 May 16
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    Rain showers combined with below average temperatures slowed fieldwork during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were only 2.0 days suitable for fieldwork, though conditions in the northern and …

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    04 May 16
  • Prince

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Detectives in Minnesota have asked authorities in Moline, Illinois, for fire and ambulance records related to the emergency landing of a plane carrying Prince less than a week before he died. …

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    04 May 16
  • United Way

    (McLeod County, Minnesota) United Way of McLeod County Board President Ron Johnson announced Monday that the organization delivered $78,785 in checks during April, to 35 partnering agency programs. Those checks represent the first half community …

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    03 May 16
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Hutchinson Police are investigating the theft of over a dozen guns and two TV’s from a resident last month (April). Authorities say the victim, who lives in the 700 block of Elm Street Northeast, says …

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    03 May 16
  • Paisley Park

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota judge has confirmed the appointment of a special administrator to oversee the settlement of Prince’s estate. Carver County District Judge Kevin Eide formalized his appointment last week of Bremer …

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    03 May 16
  • police body camera

    (Learfield/St. Paul) Who can view video from police officers’ body cameras and how long the data will be kept — those are the main focus of a bill that passed the Minnesota Senate Monday after …

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    03 May 16