Minnesota News
  • Mink

    (Learfield News Service/Eden Valley, MN)  A national organization is helping a Stearns County farm after vandals released nearly 40-thousand mink earlier this week. Michael Whelan with Fur Commission USA says they’ve been working with other …

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    21 Jul 17
  • Harteau

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minneapolis police chief says the Australian woman who was shot by an officer after calling 911 “did not have to die.” Police Chief Janee Harteau on Thursday made her first remarks …

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    21 Jul 17
  • Wright County Sheriff

    A Delano man reported missing Wednesday afternoon was found later in the evening deceased. Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty says at about 2pm Wednesday, Sheriff’s deputies took a report of a missing person.  Family members …

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    20 Jul 17
  • James Koppel

    (Learfield News Service/Franklin MN)  The number of childcare providers in Greater Minnesota continues to decline. Assistant Commissioner of the state Department of Human Services Jim Koppel (photo) says for the last 15 years, on average, …

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    20 Jul 17
  • Employment

    ST. PAUL – Minnesota’s unadjusted job count passed the 3 million mark in June for the first time ever, according to figures released today (Thursday) by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).The agency …

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    20 Jul 17
  • trout stamp 2017

    Wildlife artists can submit entries for the 2018 Minnesota Trout and Salmon Stamp through 4 p.m. Friday, July 28, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Anglers can purchase the trout and salmon stamp validation with their …

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    20 Jul 17
  • Gacy-Haakenson

    CHICAGO (AP) — A Minnesota woman says she’s glad to finally know where her brother is after Illinois authorities identified him as a victim of serial killer John Wayne Gacy. Sixty-one-year-old Lorie Sisterman of North …

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    20 Jul 17
  • Fatal Crash

    A Mayer man is dead after his motorcycle crashed head-on with a semi Wednesday evening in McLeod County, west of Hutchinson. The State Patrol says 26-year-old Justin Nowak died at the scene. The Patrol says …

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    20 Jul 17