Minnesota News
  • Miss MN USA and Miss MN Teen USA

    (Burnsville, Minn.) – The 2018 MISS MINNESOTA USA and MISS MINNESOTA TEEN USA Pageants took place Sunday night at the Ames Center in Burnsville. The panel of judges selected Kalie Wright of Eagle Bend as MISS MINNESOTA …

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    27 Nov 17
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    (Learfield News Service) Three children’s jewelry products containing toxic levels of cadmium have been removed from Amazon’s listings and on-line retailers have issued recalls, following an investigation by three state agencies. The Minnesota Commerce Department’s …

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    27 Nov 17
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota lottery officials say two residents have claimed their Powerball winnings, to the tune of $1 million each. The Star Tribune reports that the two lucky contestants, who won on separate drawings, …

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    27 Nov 17
  • Sen Franken

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Al Franken says he’s “embarrassed and ashamed” amid sexual misconduct allegations, but says he plans to continue his work in Congress. The Democrat says he’ll return to work Monday after …

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    27 Nov 17
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Two Minnesota lawmakers facing sexual misconduct allegations say they’ll resign less than two weeks after they were accused of misdeeds that ranged from groping colleagues to unwanted sexual advances. Democratic …

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    22 Nov 17
  • 3M

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota’s attorney general alleges that chemicals dumped by 3M Co. in the Twin Cities metro led to an increase in cancer, infertility and babies with low birth weights. Attorney General Lori Swanson …

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    21 Nov 17
  • Emergency

    (Learfield News Service/Waconia, MN) A woman is in custody in Carver County accused of stabbing her husband in the chest with a steak knife. Officials were called to a Waconia home Saturday evening and found …

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    21 Nov 17
  • Sen Franken

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is renewing his call for the chamber’s ethics committee to investigate Sen. Al Franken after a second woman came forward to accuse him of sexual …

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    21 Nov 17