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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are closing in on a relief package to help more than 100,000 Minnesota residents cover health insurance costs. Legislative leaders finalized a compromise bill Wednesday that would help …

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    26 Jan 17
  • Renville County Courthouse

    (Renville County, MN) A 34-year-old Buffalo Lake man has now been charged in Renville County Court after allegedly fleeing authorities in a motor vehicle in Renville County Sunday afternoon. Joshua Byron Stark is facing six …

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    25 Jan 17
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Mayo Clinic says Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton’s fall during his State of the State address was not related to his prostate cancer diagnosis. In a statement Tuesday evening, Mayo …

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    25 Jan 17
  • Fatal Snowmobile Accident

    Authorities have released the name of the snowmobiler that died after hitting a fence east of Stewart this past weekend. He’s identified as 29-year-old Alexander Doering of Rural Brownton. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says …

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    24 Jan 17
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is planning to keep to his normal schedule Tuesday after collapsing during his State of the State address. The 69-year-old Democrat fainted as he neared the …

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    24 Jan 17
  • Police Pursuit

    (Renville County, MN) On Sunday afternoon, a pursuit began after the Renville County Sheriff’s Office was attempting to stop a car for speeding and failure to signal.  The driver, a 34-year-old Buffalo Lake man, led …

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    23 Jan 17
  • Testing for CWD

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials have found another case of chronic wasting disease, this time in a captive deer that died on a farm in Meeker County near Dassel in central Minnesota. The …

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    21 Jan 17
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    OTSEGO, Minn. (AP) — A criminal complaint says the driver of a pickup truck that struck and seriously injured three high school students in Otsego told investigators he never saw the school bus stopped with …

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    21 Jan 17