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  • 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
  • bomb threat

    Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson reports that yesterday (Thursday) at about 6:05 a.m., Sheriff’s Dispatch received a call from an unknown party who stated, “There is a bomb in your building. Have fun.” The caller …

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    29 May 15