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  • McLeod County Historical Society

    The McLeod County Historical Society had two funding requests approved at Tuesday’s meeting of the McLeod County Board.The County Board agreed to spend $38,820 to cover overage costs in the replacement of the parking lot …

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    05 Aug 15
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    Three suspicious packages discovered near MSP last night are being tested at the state Health Department. last night around 11 p.m. the police department received a call about some envelopes of concern from UPS that …

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    05 Aug 15
  • Mervin Sealy from Hickory, North Carolina, takes part in a protest rally outside the Capitol Building in Washington, October 5, 2011.

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota plans to cut about 450 positions over the next four years. The state’s largest insurer said Tuesday the losses will come in information technology. …

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    05 Aug 15
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    DARWIN, Minn. (AP) — Zebra mussels have spread to a lake in Meeker County in central Minnesota. The Department of Natural Resources says it has confirmed zebra mussels in Lake Stella. A property owner brought …

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    05 Aug 15
  • e-cigarette

    The Kandiyohi County Fair Board has expanded its ban on tobacco products to include electronic cigarettes(e-cigs). They hope to stem substance use and abuse, in general, and promote a healthier atmosphere at the fair. The …

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    04 Aug 15
  • wind turbiine

    The president of Sibley Wind Substation Steven G. Estes has asked the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission to cancel the station’s project permit. The company wishes to put a hold on its project two miles southwest …

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    04 Aug 15
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The sudden end to the walleye fishing season on Lake Mille Lacs has Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton ramping up plans for a special session to help area resorts and considering …

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    04 Aug 15
  • court

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of claims have been filed alleging clergy abuse as the court deadline comes to a close in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis bankruptcy case. Attorneys have counted more than …

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    04 Aug 15