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Mug shot of school bus shooting suspect
Minneapolis Police Department
WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 27, 2019 - 6:58 am
A Minnesota man accused of shooting at a school bus on a snowy highway, wounding the driver, pleaded guilty Monday to first-degree assault. Thirty-two-year-old Kenneth Lilly of St. Paul waived his self-defense claims during his court appearance. The bus driver, 78-year-old Thomas Benson, was trying...
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Todd County Sheriff's Office
WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 27, 2019 - 6:30 am
The Minnesota man who's charged in the shooting deaths of his parents expressed thoughts of killing them when he was in a mental health treatment facility, according to records filed in the case in Todd County. 22-year-old Dylan Bennett is in court Monday in Long Prairie following his arrest in...
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Big old M
Entercom
Susie Jones
August 26, 2019 - 12:01 pm
It's Move-In Day for freshman and first-year students at the University of Minnesota's Twin Cities campus. All others are due on campus by the end of the week. There are 6,200 freshmen and nearly 2,000 transfers scheduled to move into their new dorms by the end of Tuesday. Today, incoming first-...
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Cheryl Reeve
USA Today Sports Images
WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 26, 2019 - 11:32 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Rookie of the year hopeful Napheesa Collier scored 23 points, matching the total of teammate Danielle Robinson, helping the Lynx beat the Las Vegas Aces 98-77 on Sunday. Sylvia Fowles added 14 points for the Lynx (15-15), who shot 59 percent from the field and reduced their...
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Lots of people at the state fair
Entercom
WCCO Radio Newsroom
August 26, 2019 - 4:56 am
The Minnesota State Fair did not set an attendance record for Saturday... but the crowd was still pretty big. The official count announced Sunday afternoon: 209,105. That's about 11,000 fewer than the all-time record for the first Saturday of the fair, set a year ago. The fair had us in an upside-...
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