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Man Indicted For Kidnap, Assault Of Estranged Wife

A grand jury has indicted a Minnesota man accused of kidnapping and assaulting his estranged wife and taking her to Texas and Mexico.

09/22/2011

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Virginia Police Chief Reinstated, Mayor ‘Shocked’

The Virginia police chief is back on the job even after his officers voted unanimously that they didn’t want him as their boss.

09/01/2011

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2 Dead In Apparent Murder-Suicide In Virginia, Minn.

Police are investigating what appears to be a murder-suicide in the town of Virginia, Minn.

08/14/2011

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Firefighters Rescue 2 Boys From Old Mine Pit

Firefighters rescued two boys from the steep sides of an old mine pit on the Iron range.

08/14/2011

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FBI: MN Man Who Kidnapped His Wife Arrested In Mexico

The FBI says Mexican police arrested the Virginia, Minn., man Monday who allegedly kidnapped his wife in July, fled the state and robbed a Kansas bank.

08/08/2011

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Missing Woman Called Police Before Abduction

A missing Minnesota woman repeatedly called police in the hours before she disappeared to tell them her estranged husband had violated a restraining order.

07/27/2011

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Police Looking For Suspect In Kidnapping

Police in Virginia are looking for a man who they believe has kidnapped is wife, who has an order for protection against him, authorities said Friday.

07/15/2011

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Minn. City Asks Volunteers To Take Care Of Plants

The weeds were bothering Virginia City Councilor Don Sipola.

03/07/2011

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St. Louis County Snowplow Driver Stage Job Action

Some three-fourths of the St. Louis County snowplow drivers in the Virginia district didn’t respond to an emergency call-out on Saturday morning.

01/16/2011

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NE Minn. House Fire Likely Accidental, Electrical

The fire marshal says a fire that destroyed one house and damaged two others in the northeastern Minnesota city of Virginia was likely accidental and electrical.

01/10/2011

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Firefighters Battle House Fire, Bitter Cold

Firefighters in the Minnesota Iron Range town of Virginia had to battle bitter cold while fighting a fire that struck three houses Friday.

01/07/2011

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Minnesota Taconite Production Doubles In 2010

It was a good year for taconite mining on northern Minnesota’s Iron Range.

01/03/2011

Trooper Fatally Shoots Man

The State BCA is investigating the shooting death of an armed suspect by a state trooper in Virginia, Minnesota this weekend.

06/14/2010

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