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  • Procession for Fallen Officer

    WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered U.S. and Minnesota flags at half-staff in honor of slain Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick. The governor’s order applies to all state and …

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    06 Aug 14
  • Ebola Outbreak

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota residents and organizations have rallied to send aid to Liberia in light of the recent Ebola outbreak. The Star Tribune reports that about 200 people attended a meeting Sunday night in Brooklyn …

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    05 Aug 14
  • Work Zone Safety

    Motorists who speed through a work zone will be fined $300 beginning today (Friday, Aug. 1), thanks to a new law passed during the 2014 state legislative session. Motorists who do not obey work zone …

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    01 Aug 14
  • Brian Fitch

    (St. Paul, MN) — Charges are expected to be handed down today (Friday) for the man suspected of killing a Mendota Heights police officer. Brian Geornge Fitch Senior was arrested Wednesday after a manhunt that …

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    01 Aug 14
  • HTI

    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated (NASDAQ: HTCH) today (Friday) reported net sales of $59.8 million for its fiscal third quarter ended June 29, 2014, on suspension assembly shipments of 97.5 million, down 4% from 101.7 million in …

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    01 Aug 14
  • west st paul

    WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Police in Minnesota say a man wanted in the shooting death of an officer is in custody after being shot by police. St. Paul police spokesman Sgt. Paul Paulos …

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    31 Jul 14
  • court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A jury has awarded former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura $1.8 million in his lawsuit against the estate of “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle. The federal jury in St. Paul found …

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    30 Jul 14
  • corn crop

    Crop conditions in Minnesota fared well but development remained behind normal for the week ending July 27, 2014, according to the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service. Farmers in southern Minnesota would like to see their …

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    29 Jul 14