Minnesota News
  • MN Students Vote

    SAINT PAUL — Secretary of State Steve Simon announced the first round of results for Minnesota Students Vote 2016, the first statewide mock election for high school students. Over 77,000 students from 213 high schools so …

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    02 Nov 16
  • St. Cloud Mall

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The first person to call 911 as a man stabbed people at a Minnesota mall in September urged a dispatcher to send an ambulance, saying: “There’s blood everywhere.” Transcripts of about 100 …

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    02 Nov 16
  • capitol bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are setting their sights on a post-election special session to address rising health care premiums. But it was unclear after Dayton and Republican House …

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    02 Nov 16
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    Minnesota farmers harvested 20 percent of the corn for grain during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were 3.8 days suitable for fieldwork, a challenging week for combining and …

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    01 Nov 16
  • Halloween Safety

    (Learfield/St. Paul, MN) Kids are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car on Halloween than on any other day of the year. Erin Petersen with the Minnesota Safety Council is reminding …

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    31 Oct 16
  • court

    WALKER, Minn. (AP) — A 25-year-old man now faces first-degree murder charges in the kidnapping and killing of a 5-year-old girl from central Minnesota. A Cass County grand jury handed up a 19-count indictment against …

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    29 Oct 16
  • Prince's Estate

    (Learfield/Undated) — Starting today (Friday), Prince’s Paisley Park estate will officially operate as a museum. The move was made possible after the Chanhassen City Council voted unanimously this week to rezone the late musician’s compound. …

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    28 Oct 16
  • Emergency

    WAKEFIELD, Neb. (AP) — Four people have been treated for chemical exposure at a Michael Foods plant in northeast Nebraska. The Dixon County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that hazardous-materials teams and medics …

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    28 Oct 16