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Wells Fargo to Pay $295K to Resolve EEOC Complaint

A federal agency says Wells Fargo has agreed to pay $295,000 to resolve a claim that the company unfairly fired a Hispanic employee in Minneapolis.

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Dassel Man in Critical Condition After Falling From Railroad Bridge

A Dassel man is in critical condition after he fell from a railroad bridge.

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MNsure Says 4.5 Percent Average Hike In 2015

Minnesota officials say the average rate for policies sold on the state health insurance exchange next year will go up 4.5 percent. They say that will still give Minnesota the lowest average rate in the nation.

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McFadden, Franken Clash On Mining, Health Care

Democratic Sen. Al Franken and his Republican challenger Mike McFadden spent their first debate clashing over how to address problems in President Barack Obama's health care law and mining on Minnesota's Iron Range.

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News @ Noon: Clay Target League Enjoying Huge Success In Minnesota [AUDIO]

Thousands of high school students are picking-up a gun and joining a new sport. The "Minnesota State High School Clay Target League" is exploding in popularity. Executive Director Jim Sable says their fall league has 1,770 participants from 68 high schools.

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Large Harvest Creates Issues For Minnesota Farmers

Minnesota farmers are facing several challenges in shipping and storing what's expected to be the state's second largest corn crop in history. The state's fall harvest will amount to nearly 1.4 million bushels.

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UPDATE: Transgender Athlete Policy Draws Heavy Response

A proposed policy that deals with transgender student-athletes in high school sports in Minnesota is generating a heavy response from those on both sides of the issue. The Minnesota State High School League says some board members have received more than 400 emails on the policy since Sunday when the Minnesota Child Protection League ran a full page newspaper ad warning that boys would be allowed to shower with girls in the locker room.

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General Mills Plans 700-800 Job Cuts

General Mills Inc. plans to eliminate 700 to 800 jobs as part of its cost-cutting plan to fight declining sales. The Golden Valley-based food company revealed the layoffs late Tuesday in a filing with federal securities regulators.

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Anoka County Deputy Kills Alligator Near House

The Anoka County Sheriff's Office says a deputy has killed an alligator near a Nowthen woman's house. 59-year-old Helen Zumbaum called the sheriff's office when she spotted the alligator in the grass while leaving her home.

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Police: Floodwood Man Dies When SUV Falls On Him

Police say a Floodwood man has died after an SUV he was working on fell off its jacks and onto him. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday that 55-year-old Gary Lee Keil was changing a muffler in his garage when the accident happened Monday.

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