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KEYC - Top official involved with troubled license system on leave

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A top state official involved with developing Minnesota's troubled new $90 million computer system for vehicle licensing is no longer working on the project. A spokeswoman for the state's information technology department says chief business technology officer Paul Meekin is o

KEYC - 2017-11-24 15:55:00

KEYC - Some Retailers Look Ahead To Cyber Monday

Target says everything on its site will be 15 percent off on Monday, and it will offer discounts throughout the week on specific categories, such as 40 percent off towels and bedding on Tuesday. Amazon's deals on its gadgets were similar to its Black Friday ones, such as 40 percent off its voice-ac

KEYC - 2017-11-24 16:15:00

KEYC - Inmate who walked away from Clay County Jail recaptured

MOORHEAD, Minn. (AP) - An inmate who walked away from the Clay County Jail in Moorhead was recaptured after a foot chase. A police officer noticed the inmate Thursday afternoon because of his orange jail clothing and ordered the man to stop. He fled, and law officers set up a one-block perimeter and

KEYC - 2017-11-24 19:43:00

KEYC - Police Encourage Those Shopping Online To Ensure Packages Are Sa

If you'd rather avoid the crowds and shop online, local authorities have a reminder to prevent your packages from being stolen from your doorstep. Often times, buyers aren't home when packages are delivered to their house during the day. Police say that can present an opportunity for theft if it's l

KEYC - 2017-11-24 19:39:00

KEYC - KETELSEN REPORT: Farmers Racing The Clock To Wrap Up Harvest

Area farmers are racing the clock trying to wrap up harvest. Because of weather challenges this year, harvest pace in many areas is well behind schedule. Farmers in Minnesota are facing long days and short nights in harvesting the corn crop. With most of the soybeans now in the bin, the pace of the

KEYC - 2017-11-24 19:23:00

KEYC - St. Paul Gas Station Employee Shot In Neck During Robbery

St. Paul police say a gas station employee was shot in the neck during a Thanksgiving Day robbery but is expected to live. Authorities say the assailant approached the SuperAmerica employee outside the store shortly after 4:30 p.m., ordered him into the store at gunpoint and told him to open the loc

KEYC - 2017-11-24 15:47:00

Lake Crystal Man Hospitalized After Rolling Vehicle In Blue Earth County

It happened just before 7:30 this morning on Highway 68. The State Patrol says 20-year-old Tanner David Lewis, of Lake Crystal, was eastbound on the highway, when he lost control, rolling the vehicle. Lewis suffered non-life threatening injuries. Alcohol is listed as a factor in the crash. It happe

KEYC - 2017-11-24 18:24:00

Motorist killed, another critically injured in wrong-way crash near Mankato

A 59-year-old woman from Mankato died Wednesday night after a wrong-way crash on Highway 22 south of the city of Mankato. Wendy S. Pearson was driving a Toyota sedan southbound in the highway's northbound lane about 5:30 p.m. when she crashed into a sport utility vehicle headed north, according to t

MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE - 2017-11-23 19:30:00

Wilmington approves certain roads for snowmobile use

WILMINGTON, Vt. (AP) Wilmington officials say they want people to stay safe and for snowmobiles to stick to approved roads as snow begins to fall. The Wilmington Select Board has approved certain roads for snowmobile use at a Wednesday meeting after the board was asked to do so earlier this month.

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Driver arrested in hit-and-run that critically injured man in Queens

A driver was arrested in a hit-and-run that injured a pedestrian in Whitestone, Queens Thursday night. The crash happened at the corner of Murray St. and 17th Rd. just after 7 p.m. 52-year-old Carmine Minichino of 101-09 46th Avenue in Queens was charged with leaving the scene of an accident, drivin

ABC7NY.COM - 2017-11-24 03:23:40

Pressure cooker explodes in Bronx home, woman rushed to the hospital with burns

FOXHURST, the Bronx - A 30-year-old woman was rushed to the hospital after a pressure cooker exploded inside her Foxhurst home on Thanksgiving, officials said. The woman suffered a burn to the chest from the Kelly Street explosion and was rushed to Lincoln Hospital in serious but stable condition, F

PIX11.COM - 2017-11-23 23:08:19

Warm up this holiday season at the Spiked Mug Fest & Holiday Market in LIC

Don't let the stress of the upcoming holidays get to you this season. Instead get your holiday shopping done and have fun while doing it! On Friday, Dec. 15, Saturday, Dec. 16, and Sunday, Dec. 17, LIC Flea & Food will be hosting the Spiked Mug Fest & Holiday Market at the Ravel Hotel in Long Island

QNS.COM - 2017-11-24 19:30:48

Find some holiday cheer and get into the spirit at these Queens tree lightings and celebrations

The holidays are finally here, and that means Queens residents will be making the season bright with tree lightings and other celebrations in the days ahead. Some of the festivities - scheduled to take place rain, snow or shine - include the following: Elmhurst The Elmhurst Holiday Tree Lighting wi

QNS.COM - 2017-11-24 20:30:21

Glittery charms at the Cradle of Aviation Museum

Now that we've polished off the turkey, the festive season is clearly in focus. To kick things off, the Festival of Trees returns to Museum Row in Garden City with the latest edition of its popular spectacle this weekend. Artisans, local entertainers, volunteers and visitors will gather at Cradle

HERALD COMMUNITY NEWSPAPERS - 2017-11-24 08:00:00

Flames scorch two Jamaica homes in a raging three-alarm Thanksgiving inferno

Firefighters spent Thanksgiving night working hard to put out a three-alarm fire that engulfed two Jamaica homes. According to the Fire Department, the blaze ignited at about 6:45 p.m. on Nov. 23 inside the first floor of a two-story home on 108th Avenue near Union Hall Street. The New York Daily Ne

QNS.COM - 2017-11-24 07:30:53

Glendale students get in the holiday spirit with shoebox donations for children overseas

The students at Redeemer Lutheran School, located at 69-26 Cooper Ave. in Glendale, are helping to make the holidays special for children overseas. All the students at the school - which goes from pre-K all the way to eighth grade - participated in the annual Operation Christmas Child donation progr

QNS.COM - 2017-11-23 21:00:58

City officials urge Gov. Cuomo to OK bill for pre-K school in Queens

City officials want to build a $50 million Pre-K Center at the Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, but it needs Gov. Cuomo's approval.(Jefferson Siegel/New York Daily News) It could become a pre-K, but for now it's a civics lesson. Top city officials are calling on Gov. Cuomo to sign a bill allowing the

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-24 02:37:30

Booneville couple jailed for child abuse

BOONEVILLE - A Prentiss County couple were arrested for domestic violence and child abuse after their children had to go to a Memphis children's hospital. The Prentiss County Sheriff's Department arrested Charles Edward Kelton III, 28, and Kacy Brooke Shelton, 24, both of Booneville, in early Novemb

NE MISSISSIPPI DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-22 22:10:00

Two burglary arrests made in Prentiss County in separate cases

BOONEVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - Prentiss County sheriff's deputies have made two arrests this week in separate burglary cases. Ashanti Sampson, 33, is accused of breaking into someone's outbuilding on County 5111 in Casey Creek along with another man on November 9. Sheriff Randy Tolar says the two t

WTVA.COM - 2017-11-24 21:53:00

Cold Case: Who killed two elderly women in Starkville?

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) - The Starkville Labor Day murders are two of the most brutal unsolved crimes in the city's history. Two elderly women died in 1990, but are still on the minds of many locally. "I just opened the case file today in like several years," Starkville Sergeant Bill Lot said. "

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