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  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton is calling a special session for this morning (Friday) to finish up the state’s budget. The Democratic governor and House Republicans have worked for weeks to iron …

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    12 Jun 15
  • Arson

    A plea agreement was reached Wednesday in an arson case involving a rural Atwater woman accused of setting fire to her liquor store. In an appearance before Eighth District Judge Jennifer Fischer, the West Central …

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    11 Jun 15
  • baseball logo

    Waconia native Dalton Sawyer was drafted by his hometown team yesterday.  The Minnesota Twins drafted the lefty in the 27th round.  Sawyer just completed his sophomore season for the Minnesota Gophers.  According to MLB.com, as …

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    11 Jun 15
  • flash flood watch

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises travelers to drive with caution in southern Minnesota due to forecasted heavy rains on Thursday, June 11. Officials warn that roads may be closed or restricted without warning as …

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    11 Jun 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are aiming for a Friday special session to finish up the state’s budget. The Democratic governor and House Speaker Kurt Daudt announced a tentative …

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    11 Jun 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

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Board of Animal Health says one of the first farms in Stearns County to be hit by the Midwest bird flu outbreak is set to restock with turkeys …

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    11 Jun 15
  • 2nd Ave Detour

    Phase 2 of the 2nd Avenue road reconstruction project in Hutchinson has begun. Final paving of phase 1 has been completed from Main Street to Adams Street, and that section is again open to traffic. …

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    10 Jun 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

    The first Midwest poultry farm struck by a deadly form of bird flu is growing turkeys again, even though the virus is still lurking in Minnesota and beyond. Dr. Dale Lauer of the Minnesota Board …

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    10 Jun 15