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News Minute: Here is the latest Minnesota news from The Associated Press

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BLAINE, Minn. (AP) - Authorities say a man suspected of fatally shooting his ex-lover last month in Arden Hills may have robbed a bank in Blaine. A man who looks like Ty Hoffman got money from a TCF Bank Branch on Sunday. The money contained an exploding dye pack that may have stained him red.

DULUTH, Minn. (AP) - About two-dozen University of Minnesota Duluth football players have been cited for underage drinking less than a week before their first game of the season. It's not clear how they might be disciplined. The coach says the university is handling the matter internally.

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Most Minnesota school districts are offering all-day kindergarten as thousands of youngsters start classes this week. Educators hope the $134 million initiative will improve early education across the state. About half of Minnesota schools offered free full-day kindergarten previously.

STILLWATER, Minn. (AP) - A growing number of Twin Cities suburbs are becoming more bee-friendly. White Bear Lake, Stillwater and Lake Elmo are among the latest places to relax their rules for keeping bees. Stillwater once required property owners to have nine acres in order to keep bees, but has relaxed that rule. Now, they need just one-third of an acre.

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