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  • Sauk Rapids Rice School District

    SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — The police chief in a Minnesota city where an 8-year-old slashed three other students with a knife says he wishes he knew why the boy did it. Sauk Rapids Police …

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    17 Apr 18
  • Snow Plow

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A deadly storm system is moving east after dumping 2 feet of snow in parts of the Upper Midwest and battering areas farther south with powerful winds and even tornadoes. Another 230 …

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    16 Apr 18
  • Emergency

    HUTCHINSON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say an explosion at the 3M Co. plant in Hutchinson injured three people, one of them seriously. Hutchinson Police Chief Daniel Hatten says a piece of equipment malfunctioned about 1:30 …

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    13 Apr 18
  • National Weather Service

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Upper Midwest residents longing for spring are facing another spell of wintry weather. Forecasters expect a storm to dump a foot of snow or more on parts of Minnesota and South Dakota …

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    13 Apr 18
  • Gregory Scheel

    (West Central Tribune/Montevideo, MN) – A Paynesville man charged in the homicides of his grandparents last month in Stearns County was free on bail at the time from a 2017 case after his grandfather cosigned …

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    11 Apr 18
  • Gregory Scheel

    (West Central Tribune/St. Cloud, MN) — Stearns County intends to present evidence to a grand jury in the case against a man suspected of killing his grandparents last month in their Paynesville home, where he …

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    10 Apr 18
  • salmonella

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Chicken salad contaminated with salmonella bacteria made by an Iowa food processing company and distributed by Fareway Stores has sickened 265 people in eight states and caused one death in …

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    10 Apr 18
  • Fatal Crash

    MENDOCINO, Calif. (AP) — A body was recovered Saturday in the vicinity where an SUV plunged off a Northern California cliff last month, killing a family of eight in what authorities suspect may have been …

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    09 Apr 18