Minnesota

Ervin Santana Makes his first start of the season
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August 19, 2018 - 10:27 am
Ervin Santana, the Twins' righthanded starter who missed much of this season following finger surgery, is back on the 10-day disabled because of pain in that same finger on his pitching hand. The announcement was made prior to the Twins' home game Sunday against Detroit. Twins manager Paul Molitor...
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Hazy sunset
Steve Simpson
August 17, 2018 - 8:53 am
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has issued an air quality alert for the northern half of Minnesota due to wildfires in western Ontario, Canada. The affected area includes Brainerd, Bemidji, Duluth, Ely, and Moorhead and the tribal nations of Mille Lacs, Fond du Lac, Grand Portage,...
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Sloane Martin
August 17, 2018 - 5:50 am
The woman who accused Rep. Keith Ellison of abuse when they were dating speaks on camera for the first time since the allegations surfaced to CBS News. Karen Monahan's son's Facebook post days before the primary election detailed a video he saw showing the DFL attorney general candidate dragging...
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Adam Carter
August 16, 2018 - 5:18 pm
It's been two weeks since an Osseo man went missing, but his parents are not giving up. "You hate to think the worst, and I just can't go there yet. I just want him to be around. I don't want to lose him." Doug Quade has been on a mission to find his son Robbie since August 3rd, the last time the...
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Sloane Martin
August 15, 2018 - 8:27 am
Former governor Tim Pawlenty entered the gubernatorial race late to challenge Jeff Johnson, thinking the party needed a bigger name and more fundraising power to win the seat. But it was Johnson who came away with the convincing victory for Republicans Tuesday night, despite a huge disadvantage in...
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Vote Sign
Al Schoch/WCCO Radio
August 14, 2018 - 5:34 am
MINNESOTA PRIMARY 3 Democrats seek Minnesota governor post Pawlenty wants back ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota voters are confronting their busiest primary election in recent memory, with races for governor, both Senate seats and three congressional seats all on the ballot. The biggest unsettled...
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August 13, 2018 - 5:13 pm
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The woman who accused Democratic Rep. Keith Ellison of once abusing her while they were dating says she won't share alleged video footage of the incident. The allegations surfaced Saturday night from Karen Monahan after her son alleged in a Facebook post that he had seen...
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(Photo by Anthony Souffle/Minneapolis Star Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA)
August 13, 2018 - 4:49 am
MINNEAPOLIS (AP/WCCO) - An ex-girlfriend of U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison has accused the Minnesota Democrat of emotional and physical abuse. Ellison says it never happened. The allegations come days before Democratic voters choose between Ellison and other candidates in a Tuesday primary for attorney...
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