Minnesota News
  • Gov Dayton

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Governor Mark Dayton signed into law nine of what he terms so-called budget bills — plus a tax-cut bill he strongly dislikes —  to avoid a bitter showdown in June that could …

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    31 May 17
  • USDA Crop Report

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers could use some warm, sunny days to speed crop development and get the last of their planting done. The U.S. Department of Agriculture reported Tuesday that cool and …

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    31 May 17
  • Franken and Klobuchar

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken say they are accepting applications for the top federal prosecutor’s job in Minnesota. The two Democratic senators made the announcement Tuesday. Minnesota’s former U.S. attorney, …

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    31 May 17
  • Falcon Heights Shooting

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The graphic video showing Philando Castile’s final moments after he was shot by a Minnesota police officer made headlines nearly a year ago and led to calls for changes in policing. But …

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    30 May 17
  • capitol bldg

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Top Republican lawmakers are in Moorhead this afternoon (Tuesday), trumpeting the accomplishments of the legislative session just ended. House Speaker Kurt Daudt points to Sunday liquor sales and REAL ID, …

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    30 May 17
  • Emergency

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An Eden Prairie man with a history of mental health problems and methamphetamine addiction is accused of killing his parents with a screwdriver. Thirty-eight-year-old Nathan Lehman was charged Friday with two counts …

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    27 May 17
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he will decide whether to sign or veto the Legislature’s recently approved budget by midnight Tuesday. Lawmakers finished passing the remaining pieces of a $46 billion …

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    27 May 17
  • court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine’s youngest son was among eight people charged for allegedly disrupting a March rally in support of President Donald Trump. Linwood “Woody” Kaine, of Minneapolis, was charged …

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    27 May 17