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  • Three Eaglets

    The bald eagles featured on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ EagleCam have their first chick of 2017. The egg hatched today (Thursday, March 9) and the second egg has a pip (scientific term for …

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    09 Mar 17
  • Michael Shane Deal

    A deputy commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Commerce was among several men arrested in an undercover prostitution sting in St. Paul. Police say they took 46-year-old Michael Shane Deal of Litchfield, MN, into custody …

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    09 Mar 17
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    BARRON, Wis. (AP) — Officials confirm a low-pathogenic bird flu strain has been detected in a Jennie-O Turkey Store operation in western Wisconsin. The U.S. Department of Agriculture posted notice of the case to the …

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    08 Mar 17
  • nws

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed that two rare March tornadoes are the earliest to ever strike Minnesota. Forecasters say it was a tornado that damaged buildings and took down trees and …

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    08 Mar 17
  • Hail in Hutchinson

    High winds, hail, a tornado, thunderstorms, and rain were all in the mix as severe weather hit many parts of Minnesota Monday. A likely tornado near Princeton downed trees and power lines and ripped off …

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    06 Mar 17
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    PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a plane crash in the central Minnesota city of Paynesville that left the pilot hospitalized. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says it happened around 2:45 …

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    06 Mar 17
  • Diocese of New Ulm

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Diocese of New Ulm has filed for bankruptcy protection, becoming the 14th diocese nationwide to file for reorganization after claims of sexual abuse by clergy. The diocese covering 15 counties in …

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    04 Mar 17
  • Firefighter

    (Hector, MN) At 10:44 last night (Thursday), the Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call reporting a house that was filling with smoke on the 49000 block of County Road 4, which is about …

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    03 Mar 17