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  • powerball

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) —Disappointed you didn’t win the Powerball jackpot? Don’t be. Lottery officials say the estimated $1.3 billion prize is not just the largest in the United States, but in the world. No one …

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    11 Jan 16
  • Emergency

    (KWLM/Granite Falls)  A Wood Lake man is dead after passing out while cleaning out a tanker trailer in Yellow Medicine County.    The sheriff’s department says just before 5 p.m. Thursday 34-year-old Jamie Hyatt of Wood Lake and 34-year-old …

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    08 Jan 16
  • Missing Persons Found

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A central Minnesota woman missing after her father’s body was found in their home is in jail in Kentucky. The Stearns County Attorney’s office charged 38-year-old Lisa May Kearney with …

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    07 Jan 16
  • death investigation

    A human skull, marijuana, and over $1,000 in cash were found after a call of an unresponsive man in Meeker County Tuesday. The Sheriff’s Office says the incident happened Tuesday morning just after 9:40 in the …

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    06 Jan 16
  • missing person

    (MNN/St. Cloud, MN) — Officials in St. Cloud want the public’s help finding a missing woman, and a blue pickup truck is part of a suspicious death investigation. The St. Cloud Police Department said Tuesday …

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    06 Jan 16
  • Recall

    SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota meat company is recalling some beef products that may be contaminated with wood. Huisken Meat Company of Sauk Rapids is recalling about 89,000 pounds of beef. The U.S. …

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    05 Jan 16
  • death investigation

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have determined a 16-year-old Minnesota girl whose body was found in a field died of accidental suffocation. Hannah Olivia of New Ulm was found face down in a field west …

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    31 Dec 15
  • racist facebook comment

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A man accused of sending private racist messages to a Black Lives Matter Facebook page has lost his job with Archer Daniels Midland. The food giant says it investigated the social media …

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    31 Dec 15