Minnesota News
  • 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
  • Gov Dayton

    (MNN/St. Paul) Governor Mark Dayton in his State of the State address last night (Wednesday) called road and bridge funding a “key area” Minnesota must address, but it remains deadlocked at the legislature with Dayton …

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    10 Mar 16
  • AmericanCrystalSugarLogo

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — American Crystal Sugar Company has a new president. The company’s board of directors has elected Tom Astrup to the helm of the cooperative that’s based in Moorhead, Minnesota. He will also …

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    10 Mar 16