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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Officials say the discovery of bird flu at another Minnesota turkey farm is unfortunate but not a crisis. Authorities confirmed Thursday that the H5N2 strain of avian influenza has been …

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    03 Apr 15
  • Fire

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton is calling on the Minnesota National Guard to fight wildfires across the state. The Guard and the state Department of Public Safety will supply two Blackhawk helicopters …

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    03 Apr 15
  • Meeker County Sheriffs Office

    An illegal alien with 13 guns was arrested in Meeker County yesterday (Wednesday). Sheriff Brian Cruze says 61-year-old Domingo Alvarez was arrested without incident at his home in Cedar Mills Township after a search warrant …

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    02 Apr 15
  • Fire

    Summer-like temperatures and gusty winds are increasing the fire danger in southern Minnesota. 81 degrees in Hutchinson with a 43 mile an hour wind gust Wednesday. Various fire warnings are out for parts of central …

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    02 Apr 15
  • Fatal Crash

    Authorities have released the name of the man killed in a head-on crash that involved three vehicles on Highway 7, east of Silver Lake Wednesday morning. The State Patrol says 24-year-old Zachary Theis of Chaska …

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    01 Apr 15
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    WINSTED, MN – Joe Johnson, age 43, owner of Westside Skydivers in Winsted, is among 32 people indicted by a Colorado grand jury in what Colorado’s attorney general described as the state’s largest marijuana bust …

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    30 Mar 15
  • turkeys

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A third Minnesota turkey farm has been struck by a bird flu strain that’s deadly to poultry. The federal Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service on Saturday confirmed that a commercial turkey …

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    30 Mar 15
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    CRYSTAL, Minn. (AP) — The reward has increased for information about a 10-year-old Crystal boy who has been missing for a week. Crystal Police, along with the Crystal Crime Prevention Board and Minnesota CrimeStoppers, is …

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    26 Mar 15