Minnesota
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It’s time for a special session status check. Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders planned to meet Wednesday to discuss their hopes of calling an overtime session. They hope to …

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    15 Jun 16
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    Nearly one-fifth of the first cutting of alfalfa hay was harvested during the 4.7 days suitable for fieldwork during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. The first cutting of alfalfa …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Fatal Crash

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Earl Potter, the president of St. Cloud State University, has been killed in a car crash. Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Chancellor Steven Rosenstone said in a statement early Tuesday …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (Learfield/St. Paul, MN) State lawmakers take public comment this afternoon (Tuesday) on the just-under $1-billion bonding bill for state construction projects that failed in the final seconds of the 2016 legislative session. The objective is …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Kiester MN

    KIESTER, Minn. (AP) — The small town of Kiester is embracing the attention from a national TV commercial for hemorrhoid medication set in their town. The Mankato Free Press reports that the 15-second commercial for …

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    14 Jun 16
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    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A St. Cloud woman is charged with third-degree murder in a man’s overdose death. Thirty-five-year-old Amy Wanda Lauer made her first appearance in Stearns County court on Monday. The St. …

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    14 Jun 16
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    ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — Dozens of bodies were slowly removed overnight from a gay club in Orlando, Florida, where a gunman shot and killed 50 people and wounded 53 others early Sunday. Authorities say suspect …

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    13 Jun 16
  • Storms on the Horizon

    Xcel Energy crews have restored power to nearly all of the utility’s customers in Minnesota and Wisconsin who lost electricity after a line of thunderstorms moved through. More than 30,000 customers lost power at the …

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    13 Jun 16