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  • Tom Emmer

    GOP Representative Tom Emmer introduced a bill to end the embargo against Cuba, and to allow Americans to travel there. The 55-year-old embargo is a major obstacle between the U.S. and Cuba. Emmer says this …

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    29 Jul 15
  • white_tailed_deer_buck2

    For the second consecutive year, hunters will not be able to get more than one deer during the hunting season. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has announced a tough year for hunters while they …

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    29 Jul 15
  • zimbabwelion

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — An avid Minnesota hunter accused of illegally killing a protected lion in Zimbabwe says he believed everything about his trip was legal. Walter Palmer released a statement Tuesday saying he hired …

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    29 Jul 15
  • health care costs

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State officials say they’ve saved nearly $650 million by tweaking its subsidized health care programs. Minnesota contracts with health plans to cover low-income residents in public programs like MinnesotaCare and …

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    29 Jul 15
  • DNR Logo

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — For the second year in a row, Minnesota hunters will have a tough time trying to bag a deer this fall. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources told hunters Tuesday …

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    29 Jul 15
  • Roundabout

    Local residents and business owners are invited to attend an open house at Lake Lillian City Center on Thursday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Attendees can learn about plans for installing a roundabout at …

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    28 Jul 15
  • Scantlin

    The only remaining founding member of the band Puddle of Mudd was arrested early Sunday morning in Renville County. 43-year-old Wesley Scantlin appeared in Renville County District Court in Olivia on Monday to face a …

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    28 Jul 15
  • handgun

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Some Republican lawmakers want more members of the military carrying weapons in light of a deadly shooting at military facilities in Tennessee. A group of GOP legislators on Monday announced …

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    28 Jul 15