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  • Tina Smith

    STACY, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota Sen. Tina Smith has no time to waste as she prepares for the U.S. Senate and a November election to keep her new job. Smith was appointed to replace Al …

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    08 Jan 18
  • Firefighter

    LAKE LILLIAN – One person has died in a house fire that broke out early Saturday morning near Lake Lillian. The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Office said the fire was reported at 2:50 a.m. at a …

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    08 Jan 18
  • Arrest

    MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man suspected of kidnapping his ex-girlfriend in Minnetonka two weeks ago. The City of Minnetonka said on Twitter that 37-year-old Jahon Douglas of Burnsville was arrested about …

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    05 Jan 18
  • Torkelson

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) State Representative Paul Torkelson from Hanska says Greater Minnesota’s share of funding from the state’s Transportation Economic Development Program has dropped significantly since the start of the decade, to only …

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    05 Jan 18
  • Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival

    The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival Committee is seeking design submissions for the 2018 Water Carnival Button. The public is invited and encouraged to submit their ideas! Artwork may be designed with up to three colors …

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    04 Jan 18
  • Michelle Fischbach

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s new Republican lieutenant governor says she’ll reject the job’s higher salary as she plans to maintain her seat in the state Senate. GOP Sen. Michelle Fischbach was in line …

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    04 Jan 18
  • Senator Scott Newman

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul MN-) A meeting of the Senate Transportation Finance and Policy Committee has been scheduled for 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 4 in Room 1200 of the Minnesota Senate Building in St. …

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    03 Jan 18
  • Tina Smith

    (Learfield News Service/Washington, D.C.) Former Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith is sworn in today (Wednesday) to replace Al Franken in the U-S Senate, meaning the president of the Minnesota Senate, Republican Michelle Fischbach, becomes lieutenant governor.  …

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    03 Jan 18