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Man Indicted In Fatal Alexandria Stabbing

A Douglas County grand jury has indicted an Alexandria man in the stabbing death of a 28-year-old man. Kody Lee Klimek was indicted Wednesday on two counts of second-degree murder and one count of third-degree murder.

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Funeral Set For Monday For Novelist Vince Flynn

A funeral Mass is being planned for Monday for best-selling Minnesota author Vince Flynn, creator of the Mitch Rapp counterterrorism thriller series.

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Minnesota Man Sentenced For Shipping Guns To Liberia

A Minnesota man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for exporting guns to West Africa.

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Moorhead Man Charged In Baby Girl’s Death in Custody

A Minnesota man accused in the death of his infant daughter in a hot minivan has turned himself in to police. Twenty-four-year-old Andrew Sandstrom was charged this week with one count of second-degree manslaughter.

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Man Killed in North Dakota After Torrential Rainfall [AUDIO]

A man drowned after his pickup was swept off a flooded road in Southeast North Dakota, where torrential rain overnight had led to major overland flooding. It happened just before 8:00 a.m. this (Thursday) morning on Highway 32, just north of the town of Gwinner.

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Minn. Unemployment Rate Unchanged In May

Minnesota's unemployment rate is unchanged in May compared to the previous month, as employers added 8,400 jobs.

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Heavy Rains Cause Flooding on Highway 371 Near Nisswa

If you're heading north today (Thursday) watch for some flooded roads on Highway 371. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says the highway near Nisswa and Pequot Lakes is underwater in two areas, due to heavy rains.

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Minnesota Unemployment Rate Unchanged in May

Minnesota's unemployment rate is unchanged in May compared to the previous month, as employers added 8,400 jobs. That's according to the state Department of Employment and Economic Development. The agency says the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for May was 5.3 percent, the same as it was in April.

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Fatal Hit-And-Run At Interstate Rest Stop

The Minnesota State Patrol says a Duluth man is under arrest for a hit-and-run death at an interstate rest stop. The patrol says a 62-year-old Cloquet man was walking in the Mahtowa rest area along Interstate 35 Wednesday evening when a Ford pickup struck and killed him.

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Minn. Still Struggles With Deteriorating Bridges

More than half a billion dollars in spending is not keeping up with Minnesota's need to repair and replace its deteriorating bridges.

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