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  • Pawlenty Portrait1

    The Minnesota Historical Society unveiled the official portrait of former Governor Tim Pawlenty Monday. The framed portrait will be hung on the ground floor of the Minnesota State Capitol, taking its place alongside portraits of …

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    11 Oct 11
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    Hutchinson Technology Incorporated reports that its assembly operations in Ayutthaya, Thailand have been temporarily suspended due to rising floodwaters in the Rojana Industrial Park where the company’s plant is located. The company stated that its …

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    11 Oct 11
  • homecoming crowns

    The last of the area high school homecomings are this week. Kimball and Lester Prairie have weeklong celebrations highlighting homecoming. On the gridiron Friday night, the Kimball Cubs host the Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted Lakers, and the …

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    10 Oct 11
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    An 81-year-old man has been arrested in the death of a 43-year-old man from an apparent gunshot in Kandiyohi County. Two rural Paynesville men were arrested Saturday evening and are in custody in the Kandiyohi …

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    10 Oct 11
  • lynx

    With their win Friday over the Atlanta Dream in Game 3 of the 2011 WNBA Finals presented by Boost Mobile, the Minnesota Lynx completed the series sweep to capture the franchise’s first-ever WNBA Championship and …

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    08 Oct 11
  • leaves

    Crews in the city of Hutchinson will begin their leaf pick up operation a week earlier than originally scheduled. The city had planned on starting October 18th, but because of the changing conditions, they will …

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    07 Oct 11
  • Dusty Harvest 003

    Some Midwest farmers are making sure they have a fire extinguisher close by as they head into the fields for the harvest. Minnesota is one of the states where crops are being harvested in the …

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    07 Oct 11
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    The Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop School District holds the second in a series of public meetings concerning an upcoming levy referendum vote this evening (Thursday). GFW will be asking voters to, in essence, extend and increase its current …

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    06 Oct 11