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  • garden

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Gardeners at hundreds of spots around the country are sharing seeds as part of an increasing interest in locally grown food, but some agriculture officials say the well-meaning effort violates …

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    29 Dec 14
  • online testing

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s $38 million contract with a vendor to run its online proficiency testing system is encountering glitches that have school officials worried ahead of the spring testing season. The St. …

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    29 Dec 14
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    The Director of the Hutchinson Economic Development Authority is facing several charges after being arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol this week. Thirty-one-year-old Lee Walton Miller of Hutchinson has been charged with 3rd-degree …

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    26 Dec 14
  • crash investigation

    Two Willmar men were injured in a two-vehicle crash last night (Thursday) near Dassel. The State Patrol says an SUV was westbound on Highway 12 and slid on ice as it approached the intersection with …

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    26 Dec 14
  • gas prices dropping

    (MNN/Minneapolis, MN) — Some Minneapolis drivers are happier after they got to fill up their tank with gas that was less than two-dollars-a-gallon. On Christmas Day, The BP on Lyndale Avenue changed their price for …

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    26 Dec 14
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    The Minnesota Department of Health said a third young person has died of influenza as the flu season hits early and hard. The Health Department confirmed the death Wednesday in detailing flu activity around the …

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    26 Dec 14
  • gift

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Jared Brigmon wasn’t kidding when he told his fiancee he needed help carrying her Christmas gift home. Brigmon surprised longtime girlfriend Misty Maurer on Christmas Eve by buying her a …

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    26 Dec 14
  • substitute teachers

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota schools are hurting from a substitute teacher shortage. The Star Tribune reports teachers are heading to class sick and principals are splitting children between classrooms or even taking up teaching duties. …

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    26 Dec 14