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Man who drowned netting minnows IDd

Man who drowned netting minnows IDd

Aug 30, 2013 at 12:12 pm

HENRY, S.D. (AP) — Authorities in Codington County have identified a 56-year-old man who drowned while netting minnows in a slough near Henry. Read More...

77-year-old dies on Brown County farm

77-year-old dies on Brown County farm

Aug 30, 2013 at 12:12 pm

PRAIRIEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — A 77-year-old man is dead after a skid loader apparently trapped him on a Brown County farm. Read More...

Minnesota suicide rate edges upward

Minnesota suicide rate edges upward

Aug 30, 2013 at 12:12 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say the state's suicide rate is inching upward. Read More...

Scientists find plastic in all of Great Lakes

Scientists find plastic in all of Great Lakes

Aug 30, 2013 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Scientists have now found tiny plastic particles in all of the Green Lakes. Read More...

MN man fit to stand trial in mom's death

MN man fit to stand trial in mom's death

Aug 30, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Ramsey County judge will try a man previously considered too mentally ill to stand trial on accusations he strangled his mother and then set fire to their St. Paul home. Read More...

Minneapolis police investigate shooting of man

Minneapolis police investigate shooting of man

Aug 30, 2013 at 7:07 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minneapolis police are investigating the death of a man found in a car. Read More...

MN Orchestra releases latest offer

MN Orchestra releases latest offer

Aug 30, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Orchestra is going public with latest offer to its locked-out musicians. Read More...

Fumes force Waseca plant evacuation

Fumes force Waseca plant evacuation

Aug 30, 2013 at 6:06 am

WASECA, Minn. (AP) — Workers had to be evacuated from a printing plant in southern Minnesota after chemicals were accidentally mixed and gave off fumes. Read More...

Drought Begins to Grip Midwest Again

Drought Begins to Grip Midwest Again

Aug 30, 2013 at 6:06 am

DES MOINES, Iowa (KNSI) - The dry week in Minnesota and throughout the Midwest has drought numbers on the rise. We are a far cry from the growing season that began unusually wet and cold across the nation's mid-section is finishing up hot and dry. Read More...

Magistrate: Allow evidence in MN weapons case

Magistrate: Allow evidence in MN weapons case

Aug 30, 2013 at 5:05 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A federal magistrate is recommending that statements made by a western Minnesota man be allowed at his trial on weapons charges. Read More...

Coin dealer gets 5 years in fraud scheme

Coin dealer gets 5 years in fraud scheme

Aug 30, 2013 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Twin Cities coin dealer has been sentenced to five years in prison for his role in a scheme that bilked clients out of nearly $3.4 million. Read More...

MN Man admits to ATM Thefts

MN Man admits to ATM Thefts

Aug 30, 2013 at 5:05 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A former armored truck driver has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $182,000 from ATMs in Minnesota and North Dakota. Read More...

Railway obligations under dispute

Railway obligations under dispute

Aug 30, 2013 at 5:05 am

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Canadian Pacific Railway Limited says it has met its obligations from the 2007 purchase of the Dakota, Minnesota and Eastern Railroad. Read More...

Wolf killed, thought to have bitten teen

Wolf killed, thought to have bitten teen

Aug 29, 2013 at 12:12 pm

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says the wolf suspected of attacking a teenager during a camping trip in northern Minnesota has tested negative for rabies. Read More...

Relatives, survivors take bits of bridge

Relatives, survivors take bits of bridge

Aug 29, 2013 at 12:12 pm

OAKDALE, Minn. (AP) — Relatives who lost loved ones and those who survived the collapse of Interstate 35W bridge claimed pieces of the steel remnants at an Oakdale warehouse. Read More...

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