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Wednesday ends long wait for medical marijuana patients

June 30, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A long wait for Minnesota patients hoping to get medical marijuana is almost over.

Minnesota will begin dispensing medical marijuana Wednesda. more »»

Late Oregon teen among 18 to win Carnegie Medal for heroism

June 30, 2015

PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 16-year-old Oregon boy who drowned while trying unsuccessfully to save his younger brother's life is one of 18 people to be honored with a Carnegie Medal for heroism.

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USDA: Record soybean crop planted, progress slowed by rain

June 30, 2015

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A record 85.1 million acres of soybeans are in the ground in the U.S., though a wet few months have kept farmers from planting in some states. more »»

Minnesota takes new route for invalidating driver's licenses

June 30, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — That canceled driver's license will no longer carry the clipped corner. Instead, Minnesota will begin stamping "void" on identification cards that are invalidate. more »»

Stearns judge allows nuisance claim to proceed

June 30, 2015

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A Stearns County judge is allowing a public nuisance claim to proceed against the Diocese of St. Cloud.

The claim is part of a lawsuit by a man who accuses former S. more »»

New laws to take effect in Minnesota on July 1

June 30, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A raft of new laws is set to take effect in Minnesota on Wednesday.

The Star Tribune (http://strib. more »»

Winds blow smoke from forest fires in Canada into Midwest

June 30, 2015

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A haze is blanketing much of the Midwest as strong winds carry smoke from forest fires in Canada thousands of miles to the sout. more »»

Runner struck and killed near Plymouth was cardiologist

June 30, 2015

PLYMOUTH, Minn. (AP) — The Hennepin County Medical Examiner says the man who was struck and killed by a car while running near Plymouth was a cardiologis. more »»

Minnesota testing to be reduced after lawmakers cut funding

June 30, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Students will take significantly fewer statewide tests after Minnesota lawmakers cut the state's testing budget in half earlier this mont. more »»

Students' experiment lost in space rocket explosion

June 30, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The failed launch of a rocket ship bound for the International Space Station was especially disheartening for engineering students at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis. more »»

Minnesota leaders concerned about losing Export-Import Bank

June 30, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Business leaders and legislators say closing the 81-year-old Export-Import Bank will hurt Minnesota companies. more »»

Charges follow Jet Ski crash on Loon Lake

June 30, 2015

MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — The driver of a Jet Ski involved in an accident on a Blue Earth County lake is accused of fleeing after the crash that left a girl severely injure. more »»

Twin Cities-area health group to cut back on sugary drinks

June 30, 2015

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A nonprofit health care provider based in the Twin Cities area says it's cutting back on sugary drinks at its hospitals and clinics. more »»

Minnesota ruffed grouse counts similar to last year

June 30, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A survey by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources finds ruffed grouse drumming counts this spring unchanged from the year before. more »»

Condition of boy, 12, hit by lightning in Duluth improves

June 30, 2015

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — Hospital officials say the condition of a 12-year-old boy struck by lightning on a Duluth golf course has improved. more »»

Boy, 16, charged in St. Cloud stabbing death

June 30, 2015

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Prosecutors have charged a 16-year-old boy in last week's fatal stabbing of a man during a fight in St. Cloud. more »»

Fundraising company abruptly closes Wisconsin call center

June 29, 2015

OSHKOSH, Wis. (AP) — A Minnesota company that helps raise money for Republican candidates has abruptly closed its Oshkosh call center, cutting 153 jobs.

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Minnesota authorities arrest Colorado pair in girl's death

June 29, 2015

PARACHUTE, Colo. (AP) — Two people have been arrested in Minnesota in the death of their 4-week-old daughter in western Colorado.

KJCT-TV in Grand Junction reports (http://tinyurl. more »»

Minnesota Chamber of Commerce picks Loon as new president

June 29, 2015

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Chamber of Commerce's new president comes from the group's national arm but has extensive ties to the state's business and political scenes. more »»

Minnesota state trooper cited for speeding

June 29, 2015

A Minnesota State Patrol trooper who also serves as a spokesman for the agency has been cited for driving 94 mph in a 55 zone.

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