Minnesota
  • Gov Dayton and Lt Gov Smith

    Governor Mark Dayton has celebrated the start of his second term at a low-key inaugural ball. Dayton was dressed casually in jeans and a shirt with sleeves rolled up at Saturday night’s ball at the …

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    12 Jan 15
  • Brian Fitch

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A man charged with killing a Mendota Heights police officer last summer and trying to kill other officers in a shootout that day goes on trial today (Monday) in St. …

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    12 Jan 15
  • Road Rage

    A Watertown man has been charged with second-degree assault and impersonating a police officer in connection with a road rage incident on Jan. 2. 30-year-old Charles Robert Christie was arrested at his home and held …

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    10 Jan 15
  • SWIF

    (Hutchinson, MN) The Southwest Initiative Foundation has named Diana Anderson as its new president and chief executive. The foundation’s board of directors voted unanimously this week in favor of Anderson’s appointment. She had been interim …

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    09 Jan 15
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has recorded its fourth death of a child linked to influenza this season. Minnesota Department of Health spokesman Doug Schultz says that’s two more than the pediatric deaths reported …

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    09 Jan 15
  • MnDot Snowplow

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Roads have reopened in southwestern Minnesota but transportation officials are still advising no travel in south-central and southwestern parts of the state because of blizzard conditions. A blustery winter storm made travel …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Fidencio Rojas

    Unconditional bail for a Willmar man accused of threatening his ex-wife and child, then burning down their home has been set at $200,000. KWLM reports 42-year-old Fidencio Rojas was arraigned Tuesday on 6 charges including …

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    08 Jan 15
  • Lester Prairie Police Department

    LESTER PRAIRIE, MN – Lester Prairie Police Department is requesting information about suspects in a case involving a stolen vehicle that was used in a Watertown robbery, as well as to damage mailboxes in Carver …

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    08 Jan 15