Local News
  • Employment

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN)  Minnesota’s unemployment rate fell to 3.3 percent in October, its lowest level in 17 years. State job analyst Steve Hine says, “This puts the unemployment rate below any rate that …

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    17 Nov 17
  • Sen Franken

    (Learfield News Service)  U-S Senator Al Franken is accused by a female radio anchor of a groping incident in 2006. Leeann Tweeden says she and Franken were part of a USO show in the Middle …

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    16 Nov 17
  • Phone Scam

    Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty is reporting they have received two reports on a new phone scam occurring in Wright County. Hagerty says a caller claiming to be a “deputy” informs unsuspecting victims they failed …

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    16 Nov 17
  • Bloomington Bomb Squad

    WAITE PARK, Minn. (AP) — A bomb squad detonated an explosive device at a mobile home park near St. Cloud. The Bloomington bomb squad detonated the device at Bel Clare Estates on Wednesday afternoon. After …

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    16 Nov 17
  • Court Ruling

    OLIVIA — A Cosmos man is accused of grabbing the steering wheel of a car driven by his girlfriend and causing an accident that severely injured the woman, as well as himself, while causing minor …

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    16 Nov 17
  • World's Fair

    (Learfield News Service/Paris, France) Minnesota fell short in its bid to host the World Expo in 2023. Argentina was selected Wednesday as the host country of the event, also beating out Poland. It has been …

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    16 Nov 17
  • court

    (Learfield News Service/Watertown, MN) A 42-year-old Watertown man is facing criminal vehicular operation charges after striking and killing his girlfriend Tuesday night.  According to the Carver County Sheriff’s Office, 33-year-old Jessica Ludenia of Watertown was found unresponsive …

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    16 Nov 17
  • MNSBHC Super Snack Challenge

    A Hutchinson Park Elementary student has been named one of the 52 winners of the Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee Super Snack Challenge. Ten-year-old Arielle Niemeyer was chosen amongst hundreds of children ages 8-14 that …

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    15 Nov 17