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  • St. Cloud woman charged in overdose death

    A St. Cloud woman is charged with 3rd degree murder in a man’s overdose death. Thirty-five-year-old Amy Wanda Lauer made her first appearance in Stearns County Court Monday. According to the criminal complaint, Ryan Stirling …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Body of teen who fell into gorge pulled from the river

    The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office says the body of Alec Lawrenz was recovered from the Temperance River Monday afternoon. The 18-year-olds remains are being taken to Cook County North Hospital. The incident is under …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Honoring the victims of the attack in Orlando, Florida

    As a mark of respect for the victims of an act of hatred and terror perpetrated on Sunday in Orlando, Florida, President Barack Obama has ordered all U.S. flags to be flown at half-staff at …

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    13 Jun 16
  • U of M tuition goes up, students protest

    The University of Minnesota Board of Regents met Friday morning and decided to raise tuition. More than a dozen people interrupted the meeting, holding signs and chanting. The protesters also demanded free tuition for American …

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    13 Jun 16
  • Keister stars in TV ad for Preparation H

    A new Preparation H commercial set in the small town of Kiester puts a positive spin on the name of the community. In the ad a woman bicycles past a grocery store, movie theater and …

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    13 Jun 16
  • MN state parks waive entry fee on get outdoors day

    Saturday is National Get Outdoors Day and to mark the occasion, Minnesota’s 75 state parks and recreation areas are waiving admission fees. On most days, the state charges $5 for a daily vehicle permit including …

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    11 Jun 16
  • Early intervention is key in ending domestic violence

    At least 9 women have died in Minnesota this year due to domestic violence. That includes 5 in the past two months. Most recently was 54-year-old Barbara Wilson of Mankato who was planning on leaving …

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    11 Jun 16
  • Bail set for International Falls man involved in Wright County murder

    Bail was set Tuesday for an International Falls man arrested in connection with suspects in a Wright County murder. Thomas F. Nicholson was arraigned in Koochiching County District Court Tuesday when bail was set at …

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    10 Jun 16