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  • Safe

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – A safe containing thousands of dollars in donations has been stolen from a downtown Rochester mosque. The Post-Bulletin reports the safe was stolen either late Monday or early Tuesday. It contained up to …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Lawrence Wajda, Jr.

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Minneapolis firefighter is charged with felony drug possession while he was on-duty. Prosecutors charged 42-year-old Lawrence Wajda Junior with one count of fifth-degree drug possession Wednesday. Police say they found a half-gram of …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Prairie Gate Literary Festival

    7:30 p.m. Reading by poet Michael Dekel, McGinnis Room of Briggs Library 8:30 p.m. Open Mic Reading, McGinnis Room of Briggs Library Friday March 30, 2012 4:00 p.m. Refreshments, HFA 64:30–6 p.m. Artist talk with Brittney …

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    28 Mar 12
  • Great Lakes

    SAULT STE. MARIE, Mich. (AP) – Even in the Great Lakes region, people are fighting over water. Shoreline property owners and marina operators on part of Lake Huron say water levels have been abnormally low for more …

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    28 Mar 12
  • Diaper Dumper

    BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) – Officials in a northern Minnesota county are trying to put a stop to a dirty case of dumping. For years, someone has been illegally dumping adult diapers in Beltrami County. The diapers, …

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    28 Mar 12
  • Ryan Storms

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) – A Richmond man faces assault charges after a road rage incident last weekend. Thirty-two-year-old Ryan Storms was charged Tuesday with three counts of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Storms is accused …

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    28 Mar 12
  • Haze over BWCA

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Regulators have postponed voting on a plan for reducing haze over the Boundary Waters Canoe Area and Voyageurs National Park in northern Minnesota. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency Citizens Board was set …

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    28 Mar 12
  • David Proffitt

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A state agency has forced out the head of Minnesota’s largest hospital for the mentally ill and dangerous. The Minnesota Department of Human Services said Tuesday that David Proffitt has resigned from …

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    28 Mar 12