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New 3M Construction Underway

New 3M Construction Underway

Sep 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

MAPLEWOOD, Minn. (AP) — 3M is building a $150 million research and development facility at its Maplewood campus. Read More...

Duluth considers preacher settlement

Duluth considers preacher settlement

Sep 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — The Duluth City Council will consider settling a lawsuit brought by two evangelists who claimed they were denied free speech rights. Read More...

Faulty exhaust pipe led to boater deaths

Faulty exhaust pipe led to boater deaths

Sep 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

WILLIAMS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a broken exhaust pipe system led to the deaths of two men in a boat on Lake of the Woods and nearly killed a third. Read More...

U of M may meld Ag, Bio Colleges

U of M may meld Ag, Bio Colleges

Sep 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The University of Minnesota is exploring whether to create a new college combining agriculture, life sciences and the environment. Read More...

Maplewood man gets 24 years for Craigslist killing

Maplewood man gets 24 years for Craigslist killing

Sep 5, 2013 at 7:07 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Maplewood man has been sentenced to more than 24 years in prison for fatally shooting a college student who answered his Craigslist ad. Read More...

MN mom pleads guilty in death of toddler son

MN mom pleads guilty in death of toddler son

Sep 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A 28-year-old St. Bonifacius woman has pleaded guilty to second-degree manslaughter in the 2012 death of her toddler son. Read More...

St. Paul man allegedly strangled woman

St. Paul man allegedly strangled woman

Sep 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A 24-year-old St. Paul man is charged with murder, after authorities say he strangled a woman during a sexual assault. Read More...

GOPer Hagedorn joins 1st District race

GOPer Hagedorn joins 1st District race

Sep 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

GOOD THUNDER, Minn. (AP) — Another Republican is seeking the party's nod to run against Democratic U.S. Representative Tim Walz in southern Minnesota's 1st District. Read More...

Archbishop calls for immigration reform

Archbishop calls for immigration reform

Sep 5, 2013 at 6:06 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt is calling for federal immigration reform that provides a path to citizenship for illegal immigrants. Read More...

Pickup belonging to man sought in killing found

Pickup belonging to man sought in killing found

Sep 4, 2013 at 5:05 pm

GRANITE FALLS, Minn. (AP) - Investigators have found the pickup believed to be driven by a man sought for questioning in the fatal shooting of a Granite Falls woman. Read More...

MNsure launches TV, radio ads statewide

MNsure launches TV, radio ads statewide

Sep 4, 2013 at 4:04 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota's new online health insurance marketplace has started airing television and radio ads statewide. Read More...

MN congressional delegation splits over Syria

MN congressional delegation splits over Syria

Sep 4, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota's congressional delegation is split over President Barack Obama's proposed military strike against Syria. Read More...

Profits at Minnesota organic farms take big jump

Profits at Minnesota organic farms take big jump

Sep 4, 2013 at 3:03 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Profits at Minnesota's organic farms took a big jump in 2012. Read More...

Stadium chief: Vikings stadium share looks sound

Stadium chief: Vikings stadium share looks sound

Sep 4, 2013 at 11:11 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The chairwoman of the public authority managing Vikings stadium construction says preliminary results of a financial review shows the team has the financial capability to cover its share. Read More...

Former Senator Rod Grams in Hospice Care

Former Senator Rod Grams in Hospice Care

Sep 4, 2013 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Former U.S. Sen. Rod Grams has entered hospice care following a cancer diagnosis in April 2012. Read More...

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