Minnesota
  • Employment

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has added 7,200 jobs, pushing the state’s unemployment rate down to 4.1 percent. State officials announced the September gains in the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate Thursday. The rate is …

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    17 Oct 14
  • absentee voting

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota election officials have accepted significantly more absentee ballots this year than at this point in 2010′s midterm election. The Secretary of State’s office announced on Thursday a more-than 60 …

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    17 Oct 14
  • Rossing

    Christopher Rossing missing person update Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Monday, October 13th, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a residence located at 22164 150th St southwest of Hutchinson MN …

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    16 Oct 14
  • baseball bat attack

    WACONIA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a Waconia High School student and a college football player planned an attack that sent a standout prep basketball player to the hospital. Investigators say a female high school …

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    16 Oct 14
  • Dusty Harvest 003

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Favorable weather helped Minnesota farmers make strong progress on their soybean and sugarbeet harvesting this past week. In its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department …

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    15 Oct 14
  • Jacob Wetterling Billboard

    As the 25 year anniversary of Jacob Wetterling’s abduction nears, a new billboard campaign is underway to keep the spotlight on Jacob’s case.  WJON reports a joint news conference announcing the initiative was held in …

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    15 Oct 14
  • Rossing

    Authorities were out searching Monday in McLeod County looking for clues in the disappearance of a man last seen at a Howard Lake bar in August. KSTP TV reports Officers started searching around 2 p.m., …

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    14 Oct 14
  • gas prices dropping

    The average cost for a gallon of gas in Minnesota is officially under three-dollars a gallon, by a penny. Triple A Minnesota’s Gail Weinholzer tells MNN that lower prices have been the trend since Labor …

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    14 Oct 14