Minnesota
  • hotdish competition

    (WASHINGTON, D.C.) On Wednesday, the 158th anniversary of Minnesota becoming a state, the Minnesota Congressional Delegation came together for U.S. Sen. Al Franken’s (D-Minn.) sixth annual hotdish competition. Sen. Franken started the friendly “Hotdish Off” as …

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    12 May 16
  • Prince

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Colorado inmate has filed a paternity claim with a Minnesota court against the estate of Prince, claiming the musician is his biological father. In filings with Carver County District Court, Carlin …

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    11 May 16
  • Paisley Park

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — A search warrant reveals that a Minnesota doctor saw Prince twice in the month before his death — including the day before he died — and prescribed him medication. The warrant …

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    11 May 16
  • Planting

    Warm and dry weather across much of Minnesota created near optimal conditions for fieldwork during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were 5.8 days suitable for fieldwork. Planting proceeded …

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    11 May 16
  • Prince

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul) Lawyers dealing with Prince’s estate are asking the state legislature to pass a law clearly establishing in Minnesota what’s termed the “Right of Publicity.” Attorney Joel Leviton says the Right of …

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    10 May 16
  • Emergency

    A 49-year-old Otsego woman was killed Sunday when she jumped out of a moving pickup in Rogers. Authorities say the incident happened about 4:30 p.m. on Brockton Avenue near 147th Street. The woman and her …

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    10 May 16
  • hotdish

    WASHINGTON, D.C.—On Wednesday, May 11, U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) will host his sixth annual bipartisan competition to determine which member of the Minnesota Congressional Delegation makes the best hotdish casserole. Originally scheduled for March …

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    10 May 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It’s deal-making time at the Minnesota Legislature. Legislative leaders and Gov. Mark Dayton met Monday start negotiations over how to handle the state’s $900 million budget surplus. They’ll need to …

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    10 May 16