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  • McLeod County

    The McLeod County Board this week voted to drop a proposal to increase taxes. The McLeod County Chronicle reports that after a failed motion to increase its 2015 levy 2 percent, the commissioners voted Tuesday …

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    18 Dec 14
  • Employment

    Minnesota employers added 6,600 jobs in November, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today (Thursday) by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).The state has gained 51,065 jobs in the past year, including …

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    18 Dec 14
  • MNsure

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — After trimming call wait times and resolving website issues, Minnesota’s health insurance exchange is still struggling to transfer its enrollment data to health plans. Representatives from the companies who sell …

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    18 Dec 14
  • Cuba

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota congressman who has long advocated for changes to the United States’ Cuba policy says a decision to normalize relations with the island country is a “monumental step” in …

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    18 Dec 14
  • crash investigation

    An Annandale woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover in Stearns County just before 6:30 Wednesday evening. The State Patrol says 46-year-old Angela Carter was taken to St. Cloud Hospital for treatment of serious but …

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    18 Dec 14
  • ALCO

    The Alco Store in Olivia is closing it’s doors. KWLM reports that last month, Alco’s parent company Tiger Capital Group and SB Capital Group LLC announced they were closing their stores as part of bankrupcy …

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    17 Dec 14
  • McLeod County

    All McLeod County Park Shelters will be available on a reservation basis for 2015. Officials say they will begin taking 2015 reservations at 8:00 a.m. on January 2, 2015. To guarantee a shelter for a certain …

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    17 Dec 14
  • Meeker Memorial Hospital

    Meeker Memorial Hospital has implemented visitor restrictions, effective immediately, to help protect patients, staff and the community from the spread of influenza. It is recommended that no children visit hospital patients. No one under 18 …

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    17 Dec 14