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    EDINA, Minn. (AP) — A Twin Cities suburb is poised to become the first city in Minnesota to raise the legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21. Minnesota Public Radio reports the Edina …

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    03 May 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Republicans in the Minnesota House have rolled out a 600-million-dollar bonding proposal for state public works projects — less than half the 1.5 billion dollars that Governor Mark Dayton wants. …

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    02 May 17
  • Racoon

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials are warning about a rising number of reports of a disease in raccoons that can affect dogs. The Department of Natural Resources says canine distemper cases have been …

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    02 May 17
  • Emergency

    The State Patrol says a pickup that was traveling westbound on Highway 212 in Stewart struck a pedestrian crossing the Highway Saturday night at about 10:15. The pedestrian, 26-year-old Jacob Lentz of Stewart, suffered a …

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    01 May 17
  • U. S. Bank Stadium

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Vikings stadium officials say they’re concerned about leaky walls and loose panels at the new $1.1 billion facility. The Star Tribune reports that stadium executives said Friday that zinc panels covering …

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    01 May 17
  • Arson

    KANDIYOHI — Two women are in custody at the Kandiyohi County Jail on suspicion of arson charges. The West Central Tribune reports Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a 911 call from a home …

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    01 May 17
  • Farm Bill Collin Peterson

    The Democrat whose potential retirement gives his party the most heartburn every year, Minnesota Rep. Collin C. Peterson, is running for re-election next year. Outside the House chamber Wednesday, Roll Call reports Peterson saying “Yeah, I’m running. I’ve got …

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    28 Apr 17
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    ST. PAUL — A measles outbreak that began last month in Hennepin County has grown to 29 confirmed cases and has spread to Stearns County. According to the Minnesota Department of Health, the victims have …

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    28 Apr 17