Minnesota
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Tens of thousands of Minnesota workers have big raises coming their way, courtesy of a new minimum wage law that Gov. Mark Dayton signed Monday, which will take the state …

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    15 Apr 14
  • Fatal Crash

    46-year-old Lake Lillian woman was killed in a two vehicle crash Sunday evening at the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and State Highway 7 south of Willmar. According to the State Patrol, Lisa Heidecker was …

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    15 Apr 14
  • Burning Restrictions

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will place burning restrictions over the central part of the state beginning today (Monday, April 14) because fire danger is expected to rapidly increase as winds pick up and …

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    14 Apr 14
  • Little Falls

    Jury selection begins today (Monday) in the trial of a Little Falls man charged with shooting two teens during a burglary.  MNN reports 65-year-old Byron Smith is accused of first-degree murder in the deaths of …

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    14 Apr 14
  • Homicide Investigation

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The reward has been increased for information in the killing of a man whose body was found east of St. Cloud last month. The Tri-County Crime Stoppers Board approved a …

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    14 Apr 14
  • dollar signs

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s minimum wage will climb to $9.50 by 2016 and go up automatically in future years under legislation bound for Governor Mark Dayton’s signature. The state House gave final approval …

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    11 Apr 14
  • pills

    A 47-year-old Willmar woman was sentenced Monday to stayed prison time, seven years of probation, 365 days in jail, chemical dependency treatment and a $1,000 fine on a first-degree drug sale charge for selling more …

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    11 Apr 14
  • Burning Restrictions

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will place burning restrictions over the central part of the state beginning April 14 because fire danger is expected to rapidly increase as winds pick up and snow continues …

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    10 Apr 14