Minnesota News
  • Press Conference in Alexandria

    ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (AP) — Police say a Minnesota teenager who had been missing was abducted, physically and sexually assaulted and held against her will for 29 days. The 15-year-old had been tied up and threatened …

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    07 Sep 17
  • Prince's Estate

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Court of Appeals says a lower court correctly rejected five people who claimed to be heirs of the late rock superstar Prince. The appeals court ruled Tuesday that …

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    06 Sep 17
  • Emergency

    ORONO, Minn. (AP) — Police say the deaths of a woman and her 5-year-old son at a home in Orono were an apparent murder-suicide. Police Chief Correy Farniok said Tuesday that authorities conducted a welfare …

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    06 Sep 17
  • Mark Vande Hei

    (Learfield News Service/Baikonur Khazakstan)  A Willmar woman is in Russia to watch her brother blast off for the International Space Station next week. Lisa Dawson is the sister of astronaut Mark Vande Hei, who lifts …

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    06 Sep 17
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    Authorities are investigating an identity theft/fraud case that left a Hutchinson resident with a $1,500 charge on her credit card. Last week, the victim discovered that a cash advance of $1,500 had been put on …

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    05 Sep 17
  • School Bus

    (Learfield News Service/Various) A reminder as most Minnesota students head back to school today (Tuesday): fines have increased for drivers who fail to stop for school buses when its lights are flashing and the crossing …

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    05 Sep 17
  • Rep Dean Urdahl

    (Learfield News Service) Minnesota House lawmakers continue hearing pitches for projects seeking state bonding dollars as they make a two-day sweep today (Tuesday) and Wednesday through southeast Minnesota.  The commitee makes a couple stops in …

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    05 Sep 17
  • MPCA

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is issuing an air quality alert for southwest, western and central Minnesota, effective through 6 a.m. Saturday, September 2. The affected area includes Alexandria, Brainerd, Marshall, Ortonville, St. Cloud, and Worthington. Also impacted are …

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    01 Sep 17