Minnesota News
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is putting his spending wish list at the feet of the Legislature. The Democratic governor released his budget proposal for 2016 on Tuesday. It includes $100 million …

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    16 Mar 16
  • Emergency

    SAVAGE, Minn. (AP) — Police say the body found in a holding pond in Savage is that of a Lakeville youth basketball coach. The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has identified the body as that of …

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    15 Mar 16
  • court

    NEW PRAGUE, Minn. (AP) — A 47-year-old woman is accused of using her cellphone while driving, causing her to kill a man getting his morning newspaper on the outskirts of New Prague. The Star Tribune …

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    15 Mar 16
  • fog advisory

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Thick fog enveloped much of Minnesota Monday and canceled Gov. Mark Dayton’s air travel to a water quality forum. The National Weather Service has issued a dense fog advisory Monday for more …

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    15 Mar 16
  • Cuba

    (MNN/Washington, DC) — Two members of the Minnesota congressional delegation will be joining President Barack Obama on his historic trip to Cuba. Republican Congressman Tom Emmer and Democratic Senator Amy Klobuchar will be part of …

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    14 Mar 16
  • influenza

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Health says the state has seen the first flu-related death of a child this flu season. An update issued Thursday by the Department of Health said …

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    11 Mar 16
  • Senator Scott Newman

    State Senator Scott Newman of Hutchinson began serving as the Ranking Republican Member on the Transportation and Public Safety Committee on Tuesday. Newman says he looks forward to working on continuing to repair the roads …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Employment

    The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Minnesota held steady at 3.7 percent in January, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The U.S. unemployment rate was 4.9 …

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    10 Mar 16