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First Lady Michelle Obama will be in Minneapolis Tuesday campaigning for Senator Al Franken and Governor Mark Dayton. The Minnesota DFL announced that she is headlining a grassroots get-out-the-vote event at Patrick Henry High School at 2 p.m. The visit comes just over a week after former President Bill Clinton stumped for Dayton and Franken at the U of M.
A St. Cloud man is facing charges after police say he tried to get a three-year-old girl to come home with him. Police say Lawrence Dale Danzl is accused of putting his finger into the mouth of the young girl at the library late Friday morning and later asked her to come home. Authorities believe Danzl may have been involved in similar incidents in the past.
A Mankato man is facing charges for allegedly making false claims there were bombs at the city's marathon. Brian Douglas Mechler is accused of calling 911 Friday night and claiming he received an anonymous call that four bombs were placed along the route of the Mankato marathon. Officials say an investigation revealed that no such call was made. Mankato Police arrested Mechler Saturday on probable cause for terroristic threats.