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Senser released from prison

Senser released from prison

Apr 24, 2014 at 10:10 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The wife of former Minnesota Viking Joe Senser has been transferred from prison to a work release program after serving the first part of her sentence for a fatal hit-and-run. Read More...

Dayton talks budget surplus

Dayton talks budget surplus

Apr 24, 2014 at 9:09 am

Gov. Mark Dayton says he's willing to devote another $100 million of a budget surplus to spending on pressing needs above his previous proposal. Read More...

Paddleboat tours of St. Croix bridge work

Paddleboat tours of St. Croix bridge work

Apr 24, 2014 at 7:07 am

Visitors will soon be able to get a close-up look at construction of the new St. Croix Crossing linking Minnesota and Wisconsin. Read More...

Allina drops celebrated birthing option

Allina drops celebrated birthing option

Apr 24, 2014 at 7:07 am

Allina Health has pulled the drain plug on a celebrated birthing option at its 11 Minnesota hospitals and the Mother Baby Center in Minneapolis. Read More...

Fatal crash defendant released

Fatal crash defendant released

Apr 24, 2014 at 7:07 am

Relatives reacted in anger after a Hennepin County judge released a man accused of driving drunk and killing two young people. Read More...

Lawmaker sued for defamation

Lawmaker sued for defamation

Apr 24, 2014 at 6:06 am

ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (AP) — A state lawmaker from Alexandria is being sued for defamation by an ex-boyfriend whom she has accused of threatening and stalking her. Read More...

Senate backs cellphone tracking rules

Senate backs cellphone tracking rules

Apr 24, 2014 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — New restrictions on police use of cell phone tracking technology have won backing from the Minnesota Senate. Read More...

Audit of Hoffner firing sought

Audit of Hoffner firing sought

Apr 24, 2014 at 5:05 am

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Top officials at Minnesota State, Mankato are asking state auditors to review the dismissal of head football coach Todd Hoffner. Read More...

Smith saw victims as

Smith saw victims as "vermin"

Apr 24, 2014 at 5:05 am

LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man who killed two teenagers after they broke into his home called them "vermin" on an audio recording shortly after the shootings. Read More...

MnSure sign ups surpass 200,000

MnSure sign ups surpass 200,000

Apr 24, 2014 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The operators of Minnesota's state-run health exchange say a little more than 200,000 people have signed up for coverage through the exchange. Read More...

ATV rollover Death in Kandiyohi County

ATV rollover Death in Kandiyohi County

Apr 23, 2014 at 4:04 pm

WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — An all-terrain vehicle crash has killed a 76-year-old man in west-central Minnesota. Read More...

Court reverses sex offender's commitment

Court reverses sex offender's commitment

Apr 23, 2014 at 4:04 pm

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has taken the unusual step of reversing the commitment of a man to the Minnesota Sex Offender Program and sent the case back to a lower court for further proceedings. Read More...

Audit of Coach Hoffner firing sought

Audit of Coach Hoffner firing sought

Apr 23, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Top officials at Minnesota State, Mankato are asking state auditors to review the dismissal of head football coach Todd Hoffner. Read More...

Details of Smith Home Security Revealed

Details of Smith Home Security Revealed

Apr 23, 2014 at 1:01 pm

Authorities who searched the home of a central Minnesota man who shot and killed two teens testified they found an audio recorder that was on, an operating surveillance system, and a device that blocked cellphone calls. Read More...

MN lawmakers wrestle with privacy protection

MN lawmakers wrestle with privacy protection

Apr 23, 2014 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are wrestling with ways to prevent public employees from abusing access to citizen data. Read More...

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