Minnesota
  • gas prices

    Unrest in the Middle East is causing prices to jump at the gas pump. Iraq’s biggest oil producer is now shut down, but officials say there is plenty of gas and oil to supply more …

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    18 Jun 14
  • tweet

    ROGERS, Minn. (AP) — The Rogers High School student who was suspended over a tweet about a teacher is suing the school district, the superintendent, principal and local police chief. The lawsuit filed in federal …

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    18 Jun 14
  • Planting

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Despite widespread rain last week, Minnesota farmers have managed to reach planting levels close to the five-year averages. According to the U.S. Agriculture Department, 97 percent of Minnesota’s expected corn …

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    17 Jun 14
  • highway 7 sign

    Willmar, Minn. – Beginning today (Monday, June 16th), motorists traveling Highway 7 in McLeod, Meeker and Kandiyohi Counties will encounter lane restrictions as contractor crews complete a preventive maintenance chip sealing project to extend the …

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    16 Jun 14
  • emergency lights

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — An accused drunken driver is charged with vehicular homicide in a hit-and-run crash in Scott County that injured a woman and ended her pregnancy. Prosecutors say Eric Healy and a passenger …

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    14 Jun 14
  • Delbert Huber

    FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) — An 83-year-old man imprisoned for killing a Minnesota teacher in 2011 has died. The Minnesota Department of Corrections confirms Delbert Huber died Wednesday night. Huber was being held in the Faribault …

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    14 Jun 14
  • crash investigation

    Two people were taken to Meeker Memorial Hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash late Thursday afternoon near Cosmos. Authorities say 52-year-old Casey Schaup of Madison Lake was driving an …

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    14 Jun 14
  • transporting propane

    SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota corn is three months away from harvest, but the Minnesota Corn Growers Association is encouraging farmers to plan ahead for their propane needs. A propane shortage last winter hit Minnesota …

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    12 Jun 14