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By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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St. Louis man convicted of murder gets 40-year prison term

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A St. Louis man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison for the shooting death of a man in January 2015. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports 32-year-old Ramon Demery was sentenced Monday for second-degree More...

By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Reinsurance signoff sparks fight to save MinnesotaCare

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - State officials aren't sure how they'll cope with hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding cuts for Minnesota's health care program for the working poor. The state got some good More...

By admin On Sunday, September 24th, 2017
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7 charged with rioting after protest in St. Louis County

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Seven people are facing rioting and resisting arrest charges for their role in a protest that turned unruly at an upscale St. Louis County shopping mall. Overall, 22 people were arrested Saturday More...

By admin On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Mound man accused in $1 million Ponzi scheme pleads guilty

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Federal authorities say a Minnesota man accused of bilking investors of more than $1 million has pleaded guilty. Authorities say 30-year-old Jeremy Lundin, of Mound, ran a Ponzi scheme from More...

By admin On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Minnesota researchers study effects of insecticide on birds

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota researchers are examining how wild birds are affected by eating crop seeds treated with insecticide. Minnesota Public Radio reports Julia Ponder at the University of Minnesota's More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Minnesota reinsurance gets OK, but funding questions linger

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Gov. Mark Dayton says the nation's top federal health care official has signed off on Minnesota's new program to help lower insurance rates. State lawmakers created a $542 million reinsurance More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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St. Cloud considers raising tobacco purchase age

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) - St. Cloud could be the next city to raise the minimum age to buy tobacco products to 21, a move the mayor doesn't support. The City Council is expected to set a date for a public hearing More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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St. Louis craft brewing company to launch non-alcoholic beer

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Wellbeing Brewing Co., a newcomer to the St. Louis craft beer scene, is seeking to set itself apart from competitors by leaving out what some consider an essential component of beer: alcohol. Launching More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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APNewsBreak: Reinsurance approval costly for Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Minnesota should get federal approval for a new program to control health insurance premiums but may lose hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding. That's according to a letter Gov. More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Police give room to St. Louis protests until trouble starts

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Police have given demonstrators in the latest St. Louis protests a wide berth, applying a lesson learned in nearby Ferguson to offer protesters ample room to have their say, at least until trouble More...