Minnesota
  • thin ice

    ALEXANDRIA — A man pulled from a central Minnesota lake Tuesday has died, family members say, while his 2-year-old grandson was hospitalized in critical condition. In a statement issued Wednesday morning, the family said that …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Beer

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers have uncorked a debate over expanded Sunday liquor sales with discussion of limited expansions. The House Commerce and Regulatory Reform Committee dove into the issue Wednesday but deferred …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton is seeking a meeting “as soon as possible” with Target Corp.’s chief executive about the significant layoff affecting employees at the company’s Minnesota headquarters. Dayton told reporters …

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    05 Mar 15
  • Emergency

    (MNN/Minnetonka, MN) — Charges could be filed today after authorities say a Minnetonka man was shot in the face by his son. Police were called out to a home Monday afternoon in the 54-hundred-block of …

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    04 Mar 15
  • Stabbing

    WILLMAR — Ex-Savor Rene Cruz of Willmar pleaded guilty Tuesday to a charge of second-degree attempted murder for stabbing his stepgrandmother in June at her Willmar home. As part of the plea agreement, the West …

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    04 Mar 15
  • Target

    NEW YORK (AP) — Target Corp. plans $2 billion in cuts over the next two years through corporate restructuring and other improvements. The goal: to make the Minneapolis-based discounter more agile to compete in an …

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    04 Mar 15
  • MnDot Snowplow

    Snow falling across parts of the state is slowing traffic and has canceled or delayed classes for students in western, central, and parts of south Minnesota. A blizzard warning is in place in western and …

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    03 Mar 15
  • housing project

    The idea of low-income housing has people divided in the town of Carver. Some worry it could hurt their own property values. The proposed housing would be constructed at the corner of Jonathan Carver Parkway …

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    03 Mar 15