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GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) - A woman has died after the all-terrain vehicle she was riding broke through the ice in Itasca County. A man on the ATV with her survived. Sheriff's officials say the body of Bernice Kane, of Cohasset, was recovered Sunday afternoon. Deputies responded to a report of an ATV breaking through the ice on Rice Lake near Cohassett shortly before 6 p.m. Saturday.

WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) - The Highway Patrol has identified two people who died after a weekend pickup truck rollover near Wahpeton in southeastern North Dakota. Authorities say 35-year-old Jessica Denetz, of Mantador, and 37-year-old Jeremy Denetz, of Doran, Minnesota, were killed when the pickup truck they were traveling in went out of control on a gravel road and rolled in the ditch. The crash happened Saturday night. Authorities didn't immediately determine who was driving.

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - St. Paul police say a man and a woman have been arrested in the hit-and-run death of a restaurant worker who was biking home from work. Authorities say a 28-year-old St. Paul man was arrested Saturday on suspicion of criminal vehicular homicide. On Friday, a 47-year-old woman from South St. Paul was arrested on suspicion of aiding an offender. Fifty-two-year-old Jose Hernandez Solano was biking home from his job at Brasa Rotisseries in St. Paul when he was struck last month. He died Dec. 7.

EDINA, Minn. (AP) - Police say a man stole a bait package left on a porch in Edina. A police spokeswoman says the 36-year-old man was arrested early Thursday when he allegedly took the package from a resident's porch in the Minneapolis suburb. With the resident's permission, police had placed the package that looked like a computer laptop box. But a GPS tracker was hidden inside. Police received an alert when the package began to move. Police stopped the suspect and discovered more packages in his car.

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