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Sloane Martin
April 20, 2019 - 1:12 pm
A Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Conservation Officer is dead after falling from a boat into a lake on the east side of Pine City. The body, identified by the DNR as that of Eugene Wynn, was found by search crews about 1:30 Saturday morning. “Words can’t describe the sense of loss we...
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April 20, 2019 - 12:48 pm
The Columbine school shooting was 20 years ago Saturday, which was the same day as another horrifying incident that happend in the Minnesota community of Waseca. April 20th, 1999 was the day the body of 12-year-old Cally Jo Larson was found in her home. She had been stabbed, and left hanging by her...
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Dan Cook
April 17, 2019 - 7:39 pm
MLB.com’s Richard Justice posted an interesting column today in which he discussed “ Three Teams to Believe In ”. And among them were your Minnesota Twins. He leads the section on the Twins with a great hook, claiming you can “make an easy case that they’re now the AL Central favorite.” That’s a...
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April 14, 2019 - 7:32 am
Governor Walz was in Austin Saturday, boarding a National Guard helicopter to get a first-hand look at damage caused by last week's snowstorm that hit much of the state. The snow and high winds knocked down power poles in the Austin area that knocked out power to thousands, which was restored by...
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April 13, 2019 - 1:55 pm
By AMY FORLITI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When an unarmed white woman who called 911 to report a crime was fatally shot by a black, Somali American police officer in Minneapolis, the racial dynamic seen in many police shooting cases in the U.S. was flipped on its head, and a different...
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April 13, 2019 - 1:46 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Top Democrats on Saturday rushed to defend Rep. Ilhan Omar after President Donald Trump retweeted video that was edited to suggest she was being dismissive of the significance of the worst terrorist assault on U.S. soil. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi scolded Trump for using the "...
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April 12, 2019 - 11:19 am
The Hennepin County Medical Examiner has ruled the death of Twin Cities businessman and his wife a murder-suicide. Irwin Jacobs and his wife Alexandra were found dead on Wednesday in their Lake Minnetonka home on the 1700 block of Shoreline Drive. The medical examiners says Jacobs shot his wife...
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Sloane Martin
April 11, 2019 - 6:13 am
According to State Patrol, by 9:30 p.m. Wednesday there were nearly 250 crashes statewide -- almost three dozen with injury -- with more than 200 spinouts and 18 jackknifed semis. Minneapolis, St. Paul and Anoka-Hennepin schools are closed today and travel is difficult-to-not-advised everywhere...
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April 11, 2019 - 5:41 am
By AMY FORLITI Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A woman who was shot by a Minneapolis police officer responding to her 911 call about a possible sexual assault near her home lost so much blood from her single wound that she might not have been saved even if she had gotten quicker medical help, a...
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April 11, 2019 - 5:36 am
By JEFF BAENEN Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Justine Ruszczyk Damond heard someone cry out in the alley behind her home in July 2017, she did what she had spent a lifetime doing: She immediately tried to help. Damond called 911 not once but twice to report what she thought was a sexual...
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