Minnesota News
  • Emerald Ash Borer

    T. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State agriculture officials say emerald ash borer has spread to a ninth Minnesota county. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture said Thursday that two adult emerald ash borers were found in …

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    07 Aug 15
  • Republican

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The highest-ranking Minnesota Republican is throwing his support behind Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker for president. House Speaker Kurt Daudt was announced Thursday night as chairman of Walker’s Minnesota efforts. In …

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    07 Aug 15
  • Severe Weather

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some tornadoes have touched down in west-central Minnesota. The National Weather Service says a storm chaser reported a brief tornado touchdown near Hawick in Kandiyohi County about 6 p.m. Thursday. Another tornado …

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    07 Aug 15
  • mn Lottery

    ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Lottery officials are working to suspend contracts with vendors in order to end online, gas pump and ATM games by the end of the month. Lottery officials plan to stop …

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    06 Aug 15
  • court

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The Bloomington city attorney has dismissed some charges against Black Lives Matter protesters stemming from a massive demonstration at the Mall of America in December. But other charges remain. Black Lives …

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    06 Aug 15
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    Three suspicious packages discovered near MSP last night are being tested at the state Health Department. last night around 11 p.m. the police department received a call about some envelopes of concern from UPS that …

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    05 Aug 15
  • Mervin Sealy from Hickory, North Carolina, takes part in a protest rally outside the Capitol Building in Washington, October 5, 2011.

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota plans to cut about 450 positions over the next four years. The state’s largest insurer said Tuesday the losses will come in information technology. …

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    05 Aug 15
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    DARWIN, Minn. (AP) — Zebra mussels have spread to a lake in Meeker County in central Minnesota. The Department of Natural Resources says it has confirmed zebra mussels in Lake Stella. A property owner brought …

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    05 Aug 15