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  • Verso Paper Mill

    After a Memorial Day explosion and fire shuttered Sartell’s Verso paper mill, the worst fears of 259 employees and a surrounding community came true: The 105-year-old mill, an icon in Sartell and the city’s top …

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    03 Aug 12
  • olympics

    In Mens Olympic Basketball, the Nigerian National team scored 73 points against the United States…and still lost by 83 points. 29 three pointers, shot over 70% from the field, 7 US Olympic Records tied or …

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    03 Aug 12
  • delbert huber1

    A recent Minnesota Supreme Court ruling in an Otter Tail County case has implications for the first-degree murder case against 82-year-old Delbert Huber of rural Paynesville. Huber does not have a lawyer to represent him. …

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    02 Aug 12
  • MDHS

    Strategies to help Minnesotans stay in their homes and remain vital members of their communities as they grow old will be employed this year with a total of $2,296,787 in funding appropriated by the Minnesota …

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    02 Aug 12
  • Cessna 172

    A Canadian pilot safely landed his Cessna 172 on a State Highway 24 in Meeker County Tuesday evening, then fixed an engine problem and flew on his way. According to a news release from Meeker …

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    01 Aug 12
  • half-staff flag1

    In honor and remembrance of the lives lost in the Interstate 35W bridge collapse five years ago, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all …

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    01 Aug 12
  • More Heat

    There’s more heat on the way for the area, but it will cool down some over the weekend. Here’s the forecast from the National Weather Service: Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms …

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    01 Aug 12
  • drought1

    New USDA actions are aimed at helping Minnesota’s Livestock Producers Cope with Drought. Officials say the USDA will move to open up more land for grazing, helping provide relief for high feed costs. U.S. Senators …

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    01 Aug 12