Minnesota
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are setting their sights on a post-election special session to address rising health care premiums. But it was unclear after Dayton and Republican House …

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    02 Nov 16
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    Minnesota farmers harvested 20 percent of the corn for grain during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were 3.8 days suitable for fieldwork, a challenging week for combining and …

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    01 Nov 16
  • Halloween Safety

    (Learfield/St. Paul, MN) Kids are more than twice as likely to be hit by a car on Halloween than on any other day of the year. Erin Petersen with the Minnesota Safety Council is reminding …

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    31 Oct 16
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    WALKER, Minn. (AP) — A 25-year-old man now faces first-degree murder charges in the kidnapping and killing of a 5-year-old girl from central Minnesota. A Cass County grand jury handed up a 19-count indictment against …

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    29 Oct 16
  • Prince's Estate

    (Learfield/Undated) — Starting today (Friday), Prince’s Paisley Park estate will officially operate as a museum. The move was made possible after the Chanhassen City Council voted unanimously this week to rezone the late musician’s compound. …

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    28 Oct 16
  • Emergency

    WAKEFIELD, Neb. (AP) — Four people have been treated for chemical exposure at a Michael Foods plant in northeast Nebraska. The Dixon County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that hazardous-materials teams and medics …

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    28 Oct 16
  • Bobby Vee

    COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — Fans will say a final goodbye to 1960s pop star Bobby Vee next week. Vee died Monday of advanced Alzheimer’s disease at age 73. He had been in hospice care in …

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    28 Oct 16
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton is unveiling his plan to offset massive health insurance rate hikes for thousands of Minnesotans next year. The rough framework introduced Thursday would help cover 25 percent …

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    28 Oct 16