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by / on May 1, 2015 at 9:41 pm / in Main Menu, News, State/Region

Fallen officer’s lawsuit continues

Almost a year after his death a lawsuit filed by police officer Scott Patrick, that the public were unaware of, continues. Taking the time back to several months before he was fatally shot, Officer Patrick filed a lawsuit against the city of Mendota Heights claiming harassment and workplace retaliation charges. Patrick’s wife was granted a request this month for the lawsuit to continue. According […]

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by / on May 1, 2015 at 9:08 pm / in National, News, State/Region

Protests in Baltimore escalate throughout the nation

AP-US–Baltimore Protests-The Latest,6th Ld-Writethru Latest on Baltimore protests: Thousands march across US Eds: APNewsNow. Updates with Oakland protest. Will be updated. With BC-May Day, BC-US–May Day-History By The Associated Press 9:15 p.m. About 1,000 protesters decrying police brutality have marched in downtown New York at a May Day rally that took on a new message amid national outrage over a […]

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by / on May 1, 2015 at 9:31 am / in News, State/Region

Xcel Energy Wind Power

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Xcel Energy continues to add wind power.  The utility says it will spend $300 million to purchase and complete a wind farm in North Dakota under development by Geronimo Energy. The purchase salvages a project that might otherwise not have been finished because no wind energy company emerged to buy and operate it.Xcel planned to buy electricity […]

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by / on April 29, 2015 at 2:50 pm / in Local, News, State/Region

Child Driver

Minnesota State Patrol received reports yesterday afternoon about a child driving a vehicle on Interstate-35 E. Officials are saying that an eight year old boy drove a vehicle belonging to his foster family with two of his younger siblings, ages three and five, in the vehicle from St. Paul to Mounds View. Minnesota State Patrol Spokeswoman Lieutenant Tiffani Nielson says […]

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by / on April 28, 2015 at 6:49 pm / in Business, Local, News, Politics, State/Region

Bird flu confirmed in 10th Stearns County flock

ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) – Minnesota health officials say bird flu has been confirmed in a flock in Stearns County. It’s the 10th such flock in Stearns County to have the virus, and includes 27,000 turkeys. Bird flu has hit the Midwest hard this spring in an epidemic that has killed some 15 million birds in several states. In Minnesota, […]

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by / on April 28, 2015 at 1:08 pm / in News, Politics, State/Region

Minnesota Senate Bill raises gas sales tax

ST. PAUL, Minnesota – Your daily commute could be getting spendier with the outcome of a new bill passed by the Minnesota Senate. Minnesotans could be paying more for gas and license tab fees after the Minnesota Senate passed a new bill yesterday. Set to fund road and bridge repairs, the bill would raise more than $6 billion by adding […]

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by / on April 28, 2015 at 12:58 pm / in Local, News, State/Region

Spring Planting ahead of Five year average

Minnesota farmers are still having a good planting season even with the weather they’ve been getting. The U.S Department of Agriculture says the recent wet cooler weather hasn’t stopped farmers from making good progress in planting their different crops. Farmers have already planted nearly 90 percent of sugar beets and 40 percent of the corn crops being planted this year. […]

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by / on April 24, 2015 at 7:34 pm / in News, State/Region

Roof collapse results in a building code inspections

AP-MN–Building Inspections Ottertail waterpark roof collapse sheds light on inspections (Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated.) ST. PAUL, Minnesota (AP) – A roof collapse at a waterpark is shining a light on how few Minnesota counties enforce a state law that requires inspections throughout new construction. Minnesota Public Radio News (http://bit.ly/1zUvPKi ) reports the roof collapsed at Thumper Pond Resort in […]

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by / on April 24, 2015 at 7:27 pm / in News, State/Region

Bird flu spreads throughout Minnesota

ST. CLOUD, Minnesota – It’s a good thing thanksgiving has come and gone, because the h-5-n-2 virus, commonly known as the bird flu, began in Kandiyohi county recently and has grown rapidly throughout the state. Starting with the death of 9,000 turkeys, it has spread to 13 more Minnesota farms and infected over 430,000 turkeys. A total of 44 Minnesota […]

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by / on April 24, 2015 at 2:30 pm / in News, Politics, State/Region

Gun Silencer Law Passes Senate

The Democratic-State Sentate has approved legislature which would make it legal to own gun silencers in the state of Minnesota.  On Thursday night, despite a potential showdown with Governor Mark Dayton, it passed through the senate with a vote of 40 to 23. Mark Dayton said previously that “Nowhere in the Second Amendment to the United States Constitution does it […]

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