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Helicopter rescue team plucks injured hiker from North Shore

October 7, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A St. Paul-based helicopter rescue team was able to pluck an injured hiker from Minnesota's North Shore of Lake Superior. more »»

Man charged with shooting, wounding 2 in Chaska

October 6, 2015

CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Jordan man is charged with shooting and wounding his father and ex-girlfriend in Chaska last week. more »»

ND man accused in fatal boat crash pleads not guilty

October 6, 2015

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (AP) — A 54-year-old Grand Forks man facing criminal charges in a fatal boat crash has pleaded not guilty. more »»

St. Paul man fatally shot while unloading car with daughter

October 6, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul police say a man was fatally shot as he unloaded a car with his teenage daughter. more »»

Moorhead man charged with chasing deer until it drowned

October 6, 2015

MAHNOMEN, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a Moorhead man with animal cruelty and chasing a wild animal with a motor vehicle for allegedly chasing a deer with a pontoon boat until it drowned. more »»

For some, Minnesota pheasant season prep starts at preserve

October 6, 2015

An AP Member Exchange Feature shared by St. more »»

Excerpts from recent Minnesota editorials

October 6, 2015

Star Tribune, Oct. more »»

DNR names 17 to Mille Lacs committee, new point man for lake

October 6, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Department of Natural Resources has named 17 people to its new Mille Lacs (mil-LAX') Fisheries Advisory Committee and a new point person for the agency's efforts to revive... more »»

Minnesota officer on leave during investigation of video hit

October 6, 2015

RICHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota police officer is on paid administrative leave during an investigation of a video that appears to show the officer pushing and striking a teen. more »»

Minnesota DNR names 17 to Mille Lacs Lake advisory committee

October 6, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Department of Natural Resources has named 17 people to its new Mille Lacs (mil-LAX') Fisheries Advisory Committee. more »»

New Vikings stadium to include 500 works of art

October 6, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium opens next year, it will have an art collection that might be the envy of some museums.

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2 killed in NW Minnesota in pickup, beet truck collision

October 6, 2015

FELTON, Minn. (AP) — Two men have died in a collision between a beet truck and a pickup in Clay County. more »»

Accreditation pending for U of M human research program

October 6, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Accreditation for the University of Minnesota's human research program is pending while the school makes some policy changes. more »»

Man recovering after attack by his own dog

October 6, 2015

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — A Rochester man is recovering from surgery after he was attacked by his own dog.

Police say the pit bull attacked her owner Saturday when he walked into the house. more »»

Pesticide critics plan protests at 11 McDonald's restaurants

October 6, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Activists plan to gather at 11 McDonald's restaurants around Minnesota on Tuesday to protest the use of pesticides on potato fields in Minnesota owned by a major supplier to th... more »»

Minnesota farmers make big gains in soybean, beet harvests

October 6, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers were able to harvest more than one-third of their soybean and sugar beet crops during an ideal week for fieldwork. more »»

Search resumes for 3 missing boaters on Lake of the Woods

October 5, 2015

BAUDETTE, Minn. (AP) — A search resumed Monday for three missing men on a northern Minnesota lake near the Canadian border, but searchers were finding no trace of the men, a sheriff said. more »»

Inspections found no dangers in house where fire killed 3

October 5, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An inspections report found no dangers in a north Minneapolis house where three children died in a fire over the weekend.

The Star Tribune (http://strib. more »»

Video appears to show Minnesota officer hitting teen

October 5, 2015

RICHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — A Somali civil rights group is asking for a meeting with a Minnesota police chief after a video appears to show an officer pushing and striking a teen. more »»

UnitedHealth plans to hire 1,700 in Twin Cities

October 5, 2015

MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — UnitedHealth Group says it plans to hire 1,700 employees in the Twin Cities over the next six months. more »»



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