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WOODBURY, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a man who died following a disturbance at a Woodbury motel was shot by police. Officers were called to the Red Roof Inn about 1:10 a.m. Friday. Police say the dispatcher who took the 911 call could hear a struggle in the background and the mention of a weapon.
LORDSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is drawing attention to the Obama administration's rescue of the auto industry, criticizing GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney for opposing a federal bailout of General Motors and Chrysler. He singles out Romney running mate Paul Ryan for suggesting that President Barack Obama failed to help an idled auto plant in Ryan's Wisconsin hometown.
OLD BRIDGE, N.J. (AP) — A law enforcement official says the gunman who killed two co-workers and himself at a New Jersey supermarket is a former Marine. Twenty-three-year-old Terence Tyler was discharged from the U.S. Marine Corps. in 2010. The military says he never served overseas and would not say whether he was discharged honorably.
BEMIDJI – Paul Bunyan Communications is returning more than $2.1 million to members through its 2012 Capital Credit return, the cooperative announced this week. Paul Bunyan Telephone Cooperative has mailed out capital credit checks representing 50 percent of 1999’s allocation and 20 percent of 2011’s allocation.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Despite winning almost every offensive category, Minnesota found itself in triple overtime against UNLV Thursday night.
FARGO – Citing the desire to be closer to his family, a Sanford executive here has resigned his position as executive vice president. Andrew Richburg, who originally started working with MeritCare then joined Sanford when they merged in 2009, said he resigned his position on Aug. 17 and is now living in Colorado with his family.
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- An armed robbery was reported at Premiere Video in Alexandria just before midnight Wednesday. Alexandria police officers responded to a 911 call and were told an employee who was closing up for the night was robbed at gunpoint.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's Department of Education on Thursday labeled 213 Minnesota schools as underperforming in a new statewide labeling system, compared to more than 1,000 that got a similar designation under a previous federal measurement.
BENSON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in Swift County are investigating the deaths of a man and a woman at a home north of Benson. The sheriff's office says deputies were called to the home Wednesday evening by family members. A 45-year-old woman and a 53-year-old man were dead at the scene. They had no other details.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Court of Appeals is asking a lower-court judge to explain why he denied Amy Senser's request to stay out of prison while she appeals her conviction in a fatal hit-and-run.