Minnesota News
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Four more Minnesota turkey farms have been struck by bird flu, pushing the state’s total over 100. The Board of Animal Health on Friday reported presumptive positive tests from flocks …

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    30 May 15
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    An 18-year-old St. Cloud man is charged with criminal sexual conduct after Hutchinson authorities became aware that he was allegedly having sexual contact with a 14-year-old girl in Hutchinson. Police say Steven Michael Sherrard has …

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    29 May 15
  • bomb threat

    Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson reports that yesterday (Thursday) at about 6:05 a.m., Sheriff’s Dispatch received a call from an unknown party who stated, “There is a bomb in your building. Have fun.” The caller …

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    29 May 15
  • Renville County

    One more Minnesota turkey farm has been struck by bird flu, this time in Renville County. The Board of Animal Health announced the new presumptive case Thursday. The size of the flock is still being …

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    29 May 15
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors say a disgruntled contract worker at a Minnesota nuclear power plant harassed and threatened union officials before police discovered he had a carload of explosive materials and ammunition. Fifty-eight-year-old …

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    29 May 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton and House Republicans are chipping away at a special session deal but haven’t found a final agreement yet. The Democratic governor and House Speaker Kurt Daudt met …

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    29 May 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Three more Minnesota turkey farms have been hit by probable cases of bird flu, raising the state’s total to 97. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health says the presumptive new …

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    28 May 15
  • Sen Franken

    (MNN/Cuba) Senator Al Franken is wrapping up a nearly week-long trip to Cuba as part of a congressional delegation that’s exploring ways the U-S can expand trade opportunities with the island nation. Franken says “This …

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    28 May 15