Minnesota News
  • Capitol Tree

    WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar Tuesday celebrated the Minnesota tree at the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Washington, D.C. This year’s tree comes from the Chippewa National Forest in northern Minnesota and …

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    03 Dec 14
  • ISIS

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota woman is charged in federal court with stealing a passport so she could travel to Syria. U.S. Attorney Andy Luger said Tuesday that 20-year-old Yusra Ismail of St. Paul is …

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    03 Dec 14
  • Knutson

    WILLMAR, Minn. – Lindsey Knutson is now serving as the new planning director for the Minnesota Department of Transportation, District 8, which encompasses a 12 county area in southwest Minnesota. Knutson most recently served as …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Chief Carlson

    The Lester Prairie Police Chief is among more than two dozen Minnesota police chiefs to receive certification as a Master Practitioner. According to the Minnesota Chiefs Of Police Association, it’s the highest certification level in …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Senator Klobuchar and French Honorary Consul Christina Selander Bouzouina presenting Jim Carroll with the French Legion of Honor Medal.

    Minneapolis, MN – On Sunday, U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar presented the Knight of the Legion of Honor Medal to Bloomington World War II veteran Jim Carroll. Private First Class Carroll was honored by the French …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Monticello woman died in a two-vehicle crash Saturday morning on Highway 23 near Interstate 94 in Stearns County. She’s identified as 19-year-old Megan Lehner. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, she was a passenger …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Schroeder

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — Searchers have discovered the body of a New Ulm woman who had been missing for five days. The Mankato Free Press reports that 51-year-old Karen Schroeder left her home on …

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    01 Dec 14
  • Medal

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A World War Two veteran from Minnesota is about to receive the highest decoration France can present to a foreign citizen. U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar on Sunday will present the Knight …

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    29 Nov 14