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  • flash flood watch

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises travelers to drive with caution in southern Minnesota due to forecasted heavy rains on Thursday, June 11. Officials warn that roads may be closed or restricted without warning as …

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    11 Jun 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are aiming for a Friday special session to finish up the state’s budget. The Democratic governor and House Speaker Kurt Daudt announced a tentative …

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    11 Jun 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    St. Paul- Legislative leaders and Governor Mark Dayton this morning announced a tentative budget agreement for special session. House Speaker Kurt Daudt (R-Crown) released a statement regarding the tentative budget agreement in part saying “Minnesotans expect us to …

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    10 Jun 15
  • Drowning

    SARTELL, Minn. (AP) — A 2-year-old boy has died after falling into a swimming pool in central Minnesota. Sartell Police Chief Jim Hughes says officers were called to the home Monday afternoon. When police arrived, …

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    10 Jun 15
  • Fire

    A fire east of Grove City Tuesday afternoon caused extensive damage to a wood chip processing plant. At about 1pm, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, Grove City Fire Department, Grove City Rescue, Atwater Fire Department, …

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    03 Jun 15
  • crash investigation

    A Texas man was injured when his pickup crashed with a semi tractor/trailer south of Winsted this morning (Monday). The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Casey Larison of Lipan, Texas was driving his pickup …

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    01 Jun 15
  • crash investigation

    A Morton woman was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash in Glencoe Sunday afternoon. The State Patrol says 72-year-old Mary Teed was taken to HCMC in Minneapolis for treatment. She was a passenger in a …

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    01 Jun 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Four more Minnesota turkey farms have been struck by bird flu, pushing the state’s total over 100. The Board of Animal Health on Friday reported presumptive positive tests from flocks …

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    30 May 15