Minnesota News
  • property tax

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Rural lawmakers are aiming to cut farmers’ property tax bills for construction projects. A group of legislators from greater Minnesota says farmers pay $10 for every $1 city residents pay …

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    06 Feb 15
  • Brian Fitch

    HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — A man convicted of killing a police officer in the Twin Cities last summer has been sentenced to spend the rest of his life in prison. Uniformed officers and dozens of …

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    05 Feb 15
  • Target

    TORONTO (AP) — Target Canada has received court approval to begin liquidating its stock. The Minneapolis-based retailer announced last month that it would close all 133 of its Canadian stores and lay off more than …

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    05 Feb 15
  • MNsure

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State Senate lawmakers have taken the first step to abolish MNsure’s governing board but say more change is needed to improve the state’s health insurance exchange. A Senate committee passed …

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    05 Feb 15
  • court

    A Litchfield man appears in Meeker County District Court in Litchfield this afternoon (Monday) on attempted murder charges. KWLM reports 31-year-old Carlos Ramirez is charged with Attempted 1st Degree Murder with Premeditation and Attempted 2nd …

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    02 Feb 15
  • Midwest Storm

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Southern Minnesota is digging out from a winter storm that is pushing across the Plains and Midwest and now to the east. The National Weather Service in Chanhassen says Albert Lea reported …

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    02 Feb 15
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    (MNN/St. Paul, MN) — The flu appears to be easing up in Minnesota. The State Department of Health says the geographical spread of influenza is now regional, with eight hospitalizations last week. The previous week, …

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    30 Jan 15
  • University of Minnesota Twin Cities

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota says a case of measles has been confirmed in a student on the Twin Cities campus. The university said Wednesday the student recently returned from international travel, and …

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    29 Jan 15