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    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The state Department of Health has confirmed a case of salmonella in North Dakota matching a national outbreak that has sickened nearly 350 people across 30 states. The department said Wednesday …

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    10 Sep 15
  • Clover

    The Paynesville Police Department said Wednesday that the body of an Isanti County man who was the subject of a manhunt last month has been found. 28-year-old Ryan Gean Clover, who had been sought by …

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    10 Sep 15
  • lion

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A dentist from suburban Minneapolis whose killing of Cecil the lion fueled a global backlash is set to return to work after more than a month out of the public eye. …

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    08 Sep 15
  • Motorcycle Crash

    A Hutchinson couple on a motorcycle ran off the road Monday afternoon south of Litchfield when they say another vehicle pulled out in front of them. The State Patrol says 53-year-old Kevin Hierlmaier and 45-year-old …

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    08 Sep 15
  • Johnsonville Grillers

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 2, 2015 – Kenosha Beef International LTD, a Kenosha, Wis. establishment, is recalling approximately 89,235 pounds of pork sausage patty products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety …

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    03 Sep 15
  • Investment Fraud

    Two licensed insurance agents from rural Paynesville have been charged with orchestrating an investment fraud scheme over the past seven years totaling $250,000. The West Central Tribune reports 57-year-old Michaela “Kim” Kruger is charged with …

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    03 Sep 15
  • Fatal Crash

    An Alexandria man, formerly of Hutchinson, died in a rollover crash on Highway 29 south of Alexandria early Friday morning. The State Patrol says 28-year-old Rhett Peters died at the scene. According to the State …

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    31 Aug 15
  • Starry Stonewort

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says an invasive pest has been confirmed in Minnesota lakes for the first time. The agency said Friday that starry stonewort has been confirmed …

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    31 Aug 15