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Chisholm man wins Beargrease

Chisholm man wins Beargrease

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Defending champion Nathan Schroeder has won the 30th running of the John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon in Minnesota. Read More...

Hackers stole credentials from vendors

Hackers stole credentials from vendors

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (AP) — Target says investigators have found that hackers stole credentials from a vendor to access the retailer's systems and pilfer about 40 million debit and credit card numbers as well as personal information for another 70 million people. Read More...

Bus driver charged with DWI

Bus driver charged with DWI

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

WINONA, Minn. (AP) — A school bus driver in southeastern Minnesota is accused of being drunk when he lost control of a bus carrying five children and crashed into a ditch. Read More...

Audio: Crackdown on synthetic drugs

Audio: Crackdown on synthetic drugs

Jan 30, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A legislative panel is recommending that Minnesota lawmakers give the state Board of Pharmacy the power to order businesses to stop selling synthetic drugs. Read More...

Thompson to announce running mate

Thompson to announce running mate

Jan 30, 2014 at 4:04 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota gubernatorial candidate Dave Thompson has chosen a fellow GOP state senator as his running mate, a Republican official with direct knowledge of the pick told The Associated Press. Read More...

Tax agency halts move to debit cards for now

Tax agency halts move to debit cards for now

Jan 29, 2014 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Revenue is choosing paper over plastic when it comes to tax refunds. Read More...

No charges for MN church leaders in abuse case

No charges for MN church leaders in abuse case

Jan 29, 2014 at 5:05 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Authorities won't charge officials in the St. Paul and Minneapolis Archdiocese over their handling of a St. Paul priest who sexually abused two boys. Read More...

Peterson to announce political plans next month

Peterson to announce political plans next month

Jan 29, 2014 at 5:05 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson says he'll formally announce next month whether he'll seek another term in Congress, but for now he's running. Read More...

Man who abandoned disabled car died of hypothermia

Man who abandoned disabled car died of hypothermia

Jan 29, 2014 at 5:05 pm

GLENCOE, Minn. (AP) — A medical examiner has determined a man found dead in McLeod County after walking away from his disabled car died of exposure. Read More...

21 charges filed in fatal rollover in Dakota Co.

21 charges filed in fatal rollover in Dakota Co.

Jan 29, 2014 at 5:05 pm

WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A West St. Paul man is charged with 21 counts in what prosecutors say was an alcohol-fueled joyride that turned deadly. Read More...

Committed to finding Target hackers

Committed to finding Target hackers

Jan 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says the Justice Department is committed to tracking down the thieves who stole information from millions of customers of Target Corp. Read More...

Thief River Falls loses commercial flights

Thief River Falls loses commercial flights

Jan 29, 2014 at 10:10 am

FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) — Great Lake Airlines will be ending Minneapolis flights from Fort Dodge, the only commercial airline service available at the north-central Iowa airport. Read More...

Audio: Take nutrition out of Farm Bill

Audio: Take nutrition out of Farm Bill

Jan 29, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (KNSI) The U.S. House votes on a new five year Farm Bill today. Read More...

Audio: Franken talks propane shortage

Audio: Franken talks propane shortage

Jan 29, 2014 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota agencies are getting ready to respond should any households run out of fuel as propane supplies are stretched during this persistent cold weather. Read More...

Dayton will have hip surgery

Dayton will have hip surgery

Jan 29, 2014 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) Gov. Mark Dayton will have hip surgery next week at Mayo Clinic and may be limited in his travel for up to three months. Read More...

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