Minnesota News
  • SWIF

    (Hutchinson, MN) The Southwest Initiative Foundation has named Diana Anderson as its new president and chief executive. The foundation’s board of directors voted unanimously this week in favor of Anderson’s appointment. She had been interim …

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    09 Jan 15
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has recorded its fourth death of a child linked to influenza this season. Minnesota Department of Health spokesman Doug Schultz says that’s two more than the pediatric deaths reported …

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    09 Jan 15
  • MnDot Snowplow

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Roads have reopened in southwestern Minnesota but transportation officials are still advising no travel in south-central and southwestern parts of the state because of blizzard conditions. A blustery winter storm made travel …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Fidencio Rojas

    Unconditional bail for a Willmar man accused of threatening his ex-wife and child, then burning down their home has been set at $200,000. KWLM reports 42-year-old Fidencio Rojas was arraigned Tuesday on 6 charges including …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Lester Prairie Police Department

    LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie Police Department is requesting information about suspects in a case involving a stolen vehicle that was used in a Watertown robbery, as well as to damage mailboxes in Carver …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Freshman House Republicans say they’ll walk a line between compromise with Democrats and loyalty to conservative principles at the Minnesota Legislature this year. The group of 21 representatives includes 19 …

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    07 Jan 15
  • Colin and Andrea Chisholm

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota man who once posed as Scottish nobility has been sentenced to nearly two years in prison for welfare fraud. Colin Chisholm pleaded guilty in November to improperly collecting $167,000 in …

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    06 Jan 15
  • gas prices dropping

    (MNN/Undated) — Gas prices are down to a statewide average of two-dollars a gallon for regular unleaded in Minnesota. It’s the lowest price since May 2009. Minnesotans were paying two-59 at the pump one month …

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    06 Jan 15