Minnesota News
  • Severe Weather

    LITCHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Tornadoes have struck towns in central Minnesota, damaging homes and knocking out power. Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze says a tornado struck the northwest side of Litchfield late Monday afternoon. Cruze …

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    12 Jul 16
  • methamphetamine

    MONTEVIDEO—A man identified to law enforcement as “the main source of methamphetamine” in western Minnesota and eastern South Dakota has been jailed, charged with first-degree felonies in Chippewa County District Court for drug sale and …

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    08 Jul 16
  • Falcon Heights Shooting

    FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have identified the two police officers involved in the fatal shooting of a black Minnesota man during a traffic stop. The state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension names them as …

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    08 Jul 16
  • New MN Plate

    Following a week of online voting, during which more than 30,000 votes were cast, Lt. Gov. Tina Smith Wednesday announced the winner of the contest to design a Minnesota state parks and trails license plate.The …

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    07 Jul 16
  • Emergency

    A young male victim was airlifted to a Twin Cities hospital Wednesday after he was injured in a lawnmower incident. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says they received a call at about 6 p.m. about …

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    07 Jul 16
  • Officer Involved Shooting

    FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. (AP) — Family members of the man fatally shot by a suburban Twin Cities police officer say he was a 32-year-old cafeteria supervisor at a Montessori school. Clarence Castile told the Star …

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    07 Jul 16
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    Nearly one-quarter of the second cutting of alfalfa hay was harvested during the 5.8 days suitable for fieldwork during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. This was the most days …

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    06 Jul 16
  • First Avenue

    (Learfield News Service)  Prince’s former band, the Revolution, is reuniting to perform two shows at First Avenue as tribute to the late Minnesota music icon. The Minneapolis club announced the shows today (Wednesday). The group …

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    06 Jul 16