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

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ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - State health officials say the risk of Ebola spreading to Minnesota is very low. U.S. health officials are warning against traveling to three West African nations - Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leona - where a deadly Ebola outbreak is ongoing. But the Minnesota Department of Health on Friday pointed out that no cases of Ebola have occurred in the U.S.

WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - A funeral will be held next week for slain Mendota Heights police Officer Scott Patrick. Services for Patrick will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Paul. Visitation will be held at the church on Tuesday from 2 to 8 p.m.

WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - The widow of a Mendota Heights police officer who was shot to death during a traffic stop says he would have appreciated the support his family has received. The St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that Michelle Patrick spoke to about 100 people gathered last night at the place where her husband was killed Wednesday in West St. Paul.

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - The Minneapolis City Council is calling for bird-safe glass at the new Minnesota Vikings stadium. The council on Friday unanimously approved a resolution urging stadium planners to outfit the $1 billion stadium with bird-safe glass. The Star Tribune reports the The Audubon Society of Minnesota praised the resolution.

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