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Suspect Charged With Trying To Kill Police

A 23-year-old man is charged with attempted murder for a shootout with police in northwestern Minnesota.

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Man Convicted Of Sexually Abusing Vulnerable Adult

A Minneapolis man has been convicted of posing as a personal care attendant to have sex with a vulnerable adult.

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Suspect Charged In Minnesota State Fair Robbery

A 20-year-old man faces federal charges in last month's armed robbery of a beer exhibit at the Minnesota State Fair.

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Minnesota Family Welcomes Salmonella Convictions

The family of a Minnesota man who died after eating tainted peanut butter is glad that former Peanut Corporation of America owner Stewart Parnell will he held accountable.

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Poll Finds Minnesota Men, Women Divided On Issues

A new poll has found men and women in Minnesota hold exceedingly different opinions on just about everything.

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Willmar Man Accused Of Falsely Claiming Military Valor

A national organization that exposes people who falsely claim military service says a Willmar man has been deceitfully posing as a decorated Army Ranger. Willmar police have received complaints from citizens who were suspicious about a man who was showing up in a military uniform at VFW and American Legion posts in west central Minnesota recently.

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UPDATE: Convict Who Escaped Hennepin County Courtroom Apprehended

The convict who bolted from a Hennepin County courtroom is back in custody. Michael Henderson fled from the courtroom and sheriff's deputies Thursday afternoon and disappeared from the Government Center building.

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Cabin Close-Up Time Ideal To Check For Invasives

Experts say cabin close-up time is an ideal opportunity for inspecting boats and water equipment for aquatic invasive species. The Department of Natural Resources is asking every cabin and lake property owner to carefully inspect for invasive species when removing docks, boat lifts, swim rafts and other equipment from the water.

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Minneapolis Chief Won’t Show At Listening Session

The police chief of Minneapolis has canceled her scheduled appearance at a community listening session, citing threats of disruptions.

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Inmate Escapes From Hennepin County Courtroom

Authorities are searching for a man who escaped from a Hennepin County courtroom after being convicted of attempted murder.

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