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Firefighter suspended for flying Confederate flag in parade
ALBERT LEA, Minn. (AP) -- A Minnesota volunteer firefighter was suspended Sunday for flying a Confederate flag from an engine that he drove in a holiday parade, and he said he expects to be asked to resign....

Drunken boating suspected in death of woman on Cass Lake
CASS LAKE, Minn. (AP) -- Authorities say drunken boating may have been a factor in the death of an Eden Prairie woman who was thrown from a boat on Cass Lake in northern Minnesota....

Rare Blanding's turtle could go on federal endangered list
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The federal government is considering adding the Blanding's turtle to the endangered species list, as the yellow-throated reptile that once thrived throughout the Upper Midwest can now only be found in large numbers in parts of Minnesota and Nebraska....

Police: 5 wounded in 2 Minneapolis late-night shootings
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Authorities say five people were wounded in two downtown Minneapolis attacks several blocks from one another after the bars closed down for the night....

Woodbury man drowns in pond near Faribault
FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) -- Authorities say a Woodbury man has drowned in a pond near Faribault (FAIR'-boh) in southern Minnesota....

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