Minnesota
  • Wicklund1

    An Elk River man in prison for killing the mother of his daughter in Kasota nearly 3 years ago wants to keep his parental rights. Tyler Wicklund is serving a life sentence for slitting the …

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    29 Jul 13
  • Judge

    A federal judge has refused to halt a drive to unionize thousands of Minnesota home day-care operators. In a pair of rulings Sunday, Judge Michael Davis essentially agrees with state Solicitor General Alan Gilbert that …

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    29 Jul 13
  • Soldier

    The state Revenue Department says that around 2,300 Minnesota soldiers have not yet claimed their tax credit for time served in a combat zone in 2009 — and that credit expires on October 15th. The …

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    29 Jul 13
  • 911

    Pranksters who dial 911 without a real emergency to report face stiffer penalties under a new Minnesota law hitting the books this week. The law effective Thursday targets those who report a fictitious emergency to …

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    29 Jul 13
  • Crash2

    A rural Danube man was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash just north of Olivia Thursday morning. The crash occurred at just before 8am at the intersection of 830th Avenue and 330th Street. 33-year-old Travis …

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    27 Jul 13
  • SergioMorales

    A St. James man faces a felony assault charge for an incident at the Watonwan County Fair that allegedly led to another man being airlifted to a Rochester hospital. It happened at just before 1am …

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    27 Jul 13
  • Drought

    Drought conditions in Minnesota have increased by a total of 6% over the past week.  The latest US Drought Monitor shows abnormally dry conditions spreading further into southern Minnesota, and most of the state’s increase …

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    27 Jul 13
  • MNCapitol

    A massive $272-million renovation project at the Minnesota Capitol that could take several years received its final go-ahead vote this week. Crews are expected to start tearing up the lawn on the Capitol grounds within …

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    27 Jul 13