Minnesota News
  • Legionnaires Disease

    HOPKINS, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Health says it has identified the source of the outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in Hopkins that sickened 23 people and caused one death. The department said in …

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    13 Oct 16
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Democratic governor says the federal health care overhaul “is no longer affordable.” Gov. Mark Dayton made the stinging critique of the Affordable Care Act on Wednesday while addressing questions …

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    13 Oct 16
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    Periodic rain showers kept fields wet and continued to make harvest a challenge for Minnesota farmers during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were 3.8 days suitable for fieldwork. …

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    12 Oct 16
  • Mayte Garcia

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Prince’s ex-wife Mayte Garcia has joined the lineup for this week’s tribute concert honoring the late “Purple Rain” megastar in St. Paul. Other performers announced Tuesday include former Pussycat Doll …

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    12 Oct 16
  • Wetterling Video Statement

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mother of an 11-year-old Minnesota boy abducted in 1989 says learning of his death was “like getting just punched in the head.” Patty and Jerry Wetterling spoke to the media Tuesday …

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    12 Oct 16
  • Maynard's

    BIRD ISLAND — A group of business owners in Bird Island has dusted off the town’s playbook for economic development and put it back to work. Come Oct. 14, the West Central Tribune reports the …

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    11 Oct 16
  • Prince's Estate

    The Chanhassen city council Monday approved giving the company behind the Paisley Park museum an extended temporary permit. KSTP reports the 12-day permit allows the museum to be open as long as buses, ride-sharing or …

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    11 Oct 16
  • Paisley Park

    The Chanhassen city council will resume discussions on rezoning Paisley Park today (Monday). KSTP reports organizers want Prince’s estate to be a fulltime museum. Right now, a temporary permit has allowed Paisley Park to open …

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    10 Oct 16