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  • bird flu chickens

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Scientists have developed a vaccine strain that is 100 percent effective in protecting chickens from bird flu and testing is underway to see if it protects turkeys. U.S. Agriculture Secretary …

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    23 Jul 15
  • Oats

    (MNN/Independence, MN) — A man was found dead yesterday (Tuesday) in an oat field in Independence. The West Hennepin Public Safety Department says 62-year-old Mark McCully was farming when he got caught in the auger …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Emergency

    A bicyclist is dead after being struck by a motor vehicle in Kandiyohi County Tuesday.   KWLM reports the sheriff’s department says they were called to the scene of a motor vehicle-bicycle crash on County Road …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Fatal Crash

    An Eagle Lake man is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Sibley County Sunday night, south of Arlington. The State Patrol says 37-year-old Shawn Lang died as the result of injuries he sustained in the …

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    20 Jul 15
  • LuceLine Orchard

    Residents in tornado-ravaged Watertown spent the weekend cleaning up after an EF-1 tornado tore through the area. KSTP reports the tornado touched down for two to three minutes in the Carver County towns of Hollywood and Watertown early …

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    20 Jul 15
  • Recall

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois-based Aspen Foods is recalling nearly 2 million pounds of raw, frozen chicken products over concerns they might be contaminated with salmonella. The federal agency announced …

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    17 Jul 15
  • Emergency

    The Bloomington Bomb Squad removed an apparent pipe bomb at a mobile home in Chaska Tuesday. Chaska Police told KSTP that they were called to 32 Judith Drive in Bradondale mobile home park and say …

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    15 Jul 15
  • Wright County Sheriff

    A Wisconsin man was arrested in Wright County yesterday (Tuesday) on a warrant for attempted homicide. At just after 4pm, members of the Wright County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Response Team, Criminal Investigations Unit, and Special …

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    15 Jul 15