Minnesota News
  • Harvest

    Minnesota harvest and fieldwork were wrapping up during the 4.5 days suitable for fieldwork for the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Field activities for the week included tilling, applying anhydrous …

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    17 Nov 15
  • Emergency

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More than 50 people were arrested during the second day of protests in Minneapolis over the shooting of a black man by a police officer during an apparent struggle. Hundreds of people …

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    17 Nov 15
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton isn’t objecting to the possible placement of Syrian refugees in his state as long as they undergo rigorous screening first. Dayton released a statement Monday saying …

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    17 Nov 15
  • Police Pursuit

    (Renville County, MN)    On Saturday, the Renville County Sheriff’s Office was searching for a 2003 Mitsubishi Montero being driven by 29-year-old Patrick Fonseca of Le Center.  Renville County had received information that Fonseca was wanted …

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    16 Nov 15
  • Kimmel

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Democratic candidate for the Minnesota House has ended his campaign hours after he sent out a Tweet that said the Islamic State group “isn’t necessarily evil.” Sixty-three-year-old Dan Kimmel announced his …

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    16 Nov 15
  • Paris Attack

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of people marched from a French-language school and culture center in Minneapolis to a local church to show solidarity with France. Sunday’s march happened two days after attacks left more than …

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    16 Nov 15
  • Meteor Shower

    (MNN/Minneapolis, MN) — Sky-gazers will get up before dawn Tuesday and Wednesday to watch meteors light the sky. The annual Leonid meteor shower will see 10-to-15 meteors streak across the heavens each hour and those …

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    16 Nov 15
  • Quality Pork Processors

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota pork processor that’s a major supplier to Hormel Foods has taken additional corrective measures in response to Hormel’s concerns over actions depicted on an undercover video shot by an animal …

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    14 Nov 15