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  • money

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republicans who control the Legislature say tax relief is their top priority with a $1.65 billion budget surplus. Tuesday’s newest estimate of the size of the state’s surplus sets of …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    The father of a teen who killed his sister and then himself near Mannanah last year is now facing criminal charges. The West Central Tribune reports 52-year-old John Cunningham has been charged with felony child …

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    28 Feb 17
  • Gov Dayton and Lt Gov Smith

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Dayton administration is proposing an update to Minnesota’s Renewable Energy Standard that would require the state to get 50 percent of its energy from renewable sources such as wind …

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    28 Feb 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Legislature has voted to repeal the state’s long-standing ban on Sunday liquor sales. The state Senate passed a bill undoing the Prohibition-era ban on a 38-28 vote Monday. It …

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    27 Feb 17
  • Bloodmobile

    The Red Cross Bloodmobile is in the area again this week (Feb 27). Today (Monday, Feb 27), donors can give blood in Cokato at First Baptist Church from 1pm until 7pm. On Tuesday, the Bloodmobile …

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    27 Feb 17
  • liquor

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are on the brink of legalizing Sunday liquor sales. Minnesota’s Senate is expected to take a final vote Monday on a bill to allow liquor stores to open …

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    27 Feb 17
  • ACGC_Falcon

    (GROVE CITY MN—) The ACGC School Board has voted to select Nels Onstad, Director Of Educator Licensing, Minnesota Department of Education, as the district’s new superintendent. Board Chair Michael Hendrickson said-quote: “We believe Nels has …

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    24 Feb 17
  • Senator Scott Newman

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Republicans in the Minnesota Senate promise road and bridge funding will be a priority in their forthcoming state budget plan — but agreement with Governor Mark Dayton could be tough …

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    24 Feb 17