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Suspected synthetics seized at Rogers smoke shop

Suspected synthetics seized at Rogers smoke shop

Oct 27, 2011 at 9:09 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Authorities say they seized 400 packages of suspected synthetic marijuana and arrested a 27-year-old man at a smoke shop in Rogers. Read More...

Stearns, Wright counties included in Minnesota disaster declaration

Stearns, Wright counties included in Minnesota disaster declaration

Oct 26, 2011 at 2:02 pm

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has designated 11 Minnesota counties as disaster areas because of the combined impacts of excessive rain, high heat, strong winds, tornadoes and an early fall frost this year. Read More...

With no staff, Bachmann mails paper for NH primary

With no staff, Bachmann mails paper for NH primary

Oct 26, 2011 at 10:10 am

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - In keeping with the scant attention she has paid to New Hampshire, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann has signed up by mail to get on the state's presidential primary ballot instead of showing up in person or having someone else do it for her. Read More...

30 percent rental rule in Winona challenged

30 percent rental rule in Winona challenged

Oct 26, 2011 at 10:10 am

WINONA, Minn. (AP) - Four homeowners are suing the city of Winona over a rule that restricts the number of rental properties to 30 percent of a city block. Read More...

Dayton says $100M to spur small businesses lending

Dayton says $100M to spur small businesses lending

Oct 26, 2011 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton is following up his jobs summit by announcing $100 million in new funding for a program that fosters small business loans. Read More...

With no staff, Bachmann mails paperwork for New Hampshire primary

With no staff, Bachmann mails paperwork for New Hampshire primary

Oct 26, 2011 at 10:10 am

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - In keeping with the scant attention she has paid to New Hampshire, Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann has signed up by mail to get on the state's presidential primary ballot instead of showing up in person or having someone else do it for her. Read More...

Legacy Amendment spending reports fall short

Legacy Amendment spending reports fall short

Oct 26, 2011 at 10:10 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - It's been three years since Minnesota voters authorized a sales tax increase to raise money for conservation, arts and parks, but the state is unable yet to provide a public comprehensive listing of the funded projects and their outcomes. Read More...

Parties to argue over principles in Minnesota map case

Parties to argue over principles in Minnesota map case

Oct 26, 2011 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A special court panel is hearing arguments about what matters most in the complex but important process of redrawing Minnesota's political boundaries. Read More...

Mother, uncle of burn victim accused of theft

Mother, uncle of burn victim accused of theft

Oct 26, 2011 at 9:09 am

HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) - The mother and uncle of a St. Paul teenager who was intentionally set on fire are accused of stealing money donated to help him recover. Read More...

Minnesota board approves Keetac mine expansion

Minnesota board approves Keetac mine expansion

Oct 26, 2011 at 9:09 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - United States Steel Corp. moved a step closer to a $300 million expansion of its taconite mine and processing plant in the Iron Range town of Keewatin on Tuesday when the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Citizens Board unanimously approved the project's water quality permits. Read More...

Vikings' Cook charged with felony domestic assault

Vikings' Cook charged with felony domestic assault

Oct 26, 2011 at 8:08 am

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Authorities say Minnesota Vikings cornerback Chris Cook allegedly tried to strangle his girlfriend over the weekend. Read More...

Contractor: Vikings stadium could be done by 2015

Contractor: Vikings stadium could be done by 2015

Oct 26, 2011 at 8:08 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A construction firm involved in planning a proposed Minnesota Vikings stadium is refuting a report that it couldn't be built by the 2015 football season. Read More...

Cloquet school district won't move stop away from sex offender

Cloquet school district won't move stop away from sex offender

Oct 26, 2011 at 6:06 am

CLOQUET, Minn. (AP) - The Cloquet School District has denied a parent's request to move a bus stop away from a sex offender's house. Read More...

Waite Park man triggers 5-hour standoff, evacuations

Waite Park man triggers 5-hour standoff, evacuations

Oct 25, 2011 at 1:01 pm

WAITE PARK, Minn. (KNSI) - Homes in a Waite Park neighborhood were evacuated and an armed man was arrested after police said he barricaded himself inside a house and refused to come out, triggering a 5-hour standoff with Waite Park police, officers said. Read More...

Dayton launches summit to seek ideas for more jobs

Dayton launches summit to seek ideas for more jobs

Oct 25, 2011 at 11:11 am

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton convened a summit on improving Minnesota's job climate on Tuesday with a plea to make it "a day for no politics and polemics'' and "a day for ideas not ideology.'' But he didn't put forward new proposals of his own. Read More...

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