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Del Monte Plant In Minnesota To Close This Fall

SLEEPY EYE, Minn. -- The Del Monte Foods plant in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota will close permanently sometime this fall, affecting 69 full-time and 294 seasonal employees. According to Del Monte Pacific Limited, the plant will permanently close after the current…

Elizabeth Warren Campaigns for a 2nd Day in Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS, M.N.--Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is campaigning for a second day in Minnesota, the home turf of fellow candidate Amy Klobuchar and a state that President Donald Trump hopes to flip into the GOP column next year. Warren will…

PVC Tube Containing Dynamite Detonated in Meeker County

LITCHFIELD, Minn.--A PVC tube containing 11 sticks of dynamite was found in a Meeker County garage and detonated by authorities. Sheriff Brian Cruze says his office got a call Monday about possible explosives found in Harvey Township. The house was…

Update: Missing Girl Has Been Found

Update: Hajar Kasem, was located in Moorhead and is safe. The Moorhead Police Department said several tips from the public led to a successful resolution to this case.   Moorhead, M.N.--The Moorhead Police Department is asking the public's assistance in…

Line 3 Protesters Rally at Enbridge's Bemidji Office

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) _ Dozens of people rallied outside the Bemidji office of Enbridge Energy to protest the company's proposed Line 3 oil pipeline replacement. Protesters say that six members of their group chained themselves to a gate early Monday.…

Protesters Disrupt 1st Meeting on Minnesota Police Shootings

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) _ Protesters are calling for more family representation on a new state panel examining police use of force in Minnesota. Demonstrators disrupted the start of the working group's first public meeting Saturday at the state Capitol.…

Changes coming to MSP Airport security checkpoints

There will be new security protocols at terminal one at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport Monday. It's all because of remodeling. All TSA precheck and clear precheck passengers will have to use the South Checkpoint. All other travelers will use the…

Broken Water Main Floods Moorhead Store Overnight

MOORHEAD, MN-- A broken water main resulted in a big mess at the CVS Pharmacy on 30th Avenue South in Moorhead. Police Sgt. Scott Kostohryz says officers responded to motion alarms at the store around 1:30 a.m. Friday and discovered…

Man Facing Multiple Charges After Bomb Found in His Vehicle

WILLMAR, MN-- It was just a home-made sparkler, a Benson, Minnesota man, who's now facing multiple charges told the police, after they found a bomb in his pickup truck Monday afternoon. Kandiyohi County Sheriff Eric Holien said the device had…

Minneapolis Police Investigate 3rd Homicide This Week

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) _ Minneapolis police are investigating the city's third homicide in less than a week. Officers and paramedics were sent to north Minneapolis about 1 a.m. Friday where a man was found lying on the street. Police say he…

MN State Patrol Increases DWI Enforcement

MINNESOTA - Labor Day weekend means the end of summer, barbecues and time with family and friends. But it's also a red flag for law enforcement. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is warning people to…