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Minneapolis Woman Biking in Georgia Struck, Killed

A Minnesota woman working on her doctorate degree at the University of Georgia has been struck and killed while biking in Athens.

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Grove City Man Arrested For Alleged Assault With A Beer Bottle

A Grove City man was arrested last (Tuesday) night for allegedly assaulting another man with a beer bottle.

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Census Shows Minnesota Has 1 Of Lowest Poverty Rates

Newly released census data shows Minnesota has one of the lowest poverty rates in the nation. U.S. Census Bureau figures show about a half million Minnesotans live in poverty, or about 9 percent of the state's population.

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Grove City Man Hurt in Bicycle Accident

A Grove City man was hurt after crashing his electric bicycle last (Tuesday) night in Meeker County. The incident happened at about 5:00 p.m. near the intersection of 248th Street and 553rd Avenue in Acton Township.

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Hot Vikings-Packers Tickets Prompt Counterfeit Warning

Resale ticket prices for the Minnesota Vikings game against the Green Bay Packers at U.S. Bank Stadium have hit new highs, prompting a warning from the home team about scammers.

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Democratic VP Candidate Tim Kaine Holds Campaign Rally In Richmond, VA
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Kaine Chats With University Students, Meets With Mondale

Democratic vice-presidential nominee Tim Kaine paid a visit to Minnesota while running mate Hillary Clinton stayed off the campaign trail with a bout of pneumonia.

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Photo courtesy of the Innocence Project of Minnesota via Facebook
Photo courtesy of the Innocence Project of Minnesota via Facebook
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Man Who Spent 11 Years In Prison For 1979 Killing Released

A man who had been behind bars for 11 years for a murder he says he didn't commit has been released from an eastern Minnesota prison. 57-year-old Terry Lynn Olson was released from the facility in Faribault on Tuesday after a Wright County judge resentenced him to time served under a deal with the sheriff's office.

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Mall Of America Disturbance Leads To 10 Arrests, Citations

A disturbance at a Mall of America food court has led to authorities arresting or citing at least 10 young people. Deputy Bloomington Police Chief Denis Otterness says the 10 were arrested or ticketed on various charges at Monday night's skirmishes, including disorderly conduct, obstructing the legal process or giving false information to police.

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Photo Courtesy of U.S. Forest Service Website
Photo Courtesy of U.S. Forest Service Website
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Second Emerald Ash Borer Infestation Confirmed in Duluth

State agriculture officials say a second infestation of emerald ash borer has been discovered in Duluth.

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Ex-Granite Falls Company Exec Sentenced for Stealing Nearly $6M

A former official of a western Minnesota contracting company will serve more than six years in prison for embezzling nearly $6 million.

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