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  • Fire

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Officials are predicting an early start to Minnesota’s spring fire season due to the recent warm, dry weather. They expect temperatures in the 40s and 50s this week will likely …

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    17 Mar 15
  • Dean Urdahl

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Civil War buff in a powerful position at the Capitol could help a push to get state money for a documentary on Minnesota soldiers. Filmmakers want to document the …

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    17 Mar 15
  • Sibley County

    Sibley County authorities are asking the public’s help in providing any information regarding who may have damaged a shooting range southwest of Green Isle last week. Sheriff’s officials say they responded to a call of …

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    16 Mar 15
  • sweeping street

    Spring appears to have sprung in Hutchinson and that means spring street sweeping operations begin this week (March 16, 2015). City officials say spring sweeping operations will continue until all streets have been swept one …

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    16 Mar 15
  • pipeline

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials will learn more this week about the health, economic and environmental effects of pipelines carrying crude oil from North Dakota and Canada through Minnesota. A recent report prepared …

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    16 Mar 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A dangerous new bird flu strain has affected poultry flocks in Minnesota, Missouri, Kansas and Arkansas. That’s sending experts and farmers scrambling to determine how it arrived — and to stop it …

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    16 Mar 15
  • Diocese of New Ulm

    Area churches under the Diocese of New Ulm have received letters telling them about claims of past sexual abuses in the churches. The diocese released a statement saying the Catholic Diocese of New Ulm has …

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    16 Mar 15
  • Carver Co Sheriff Squad

    NORWOOD YOUNG AMERICA, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials say the deaths of a couple in Carver County are an apparent murder-suicide. Deputies were called to a residence in Norwood Young America about 5 p.m. Wednesday …

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    12 Mar 15