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  • court

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — A judge says three people who claim they were sexually abused by priests can proceed with public nuisance claims against the Diocese of New Ulm in southern Minnesota. Brown County …

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    02 Apr 15
  • Fatal Crash

    Authorities have released the name of the man killed in a head-on crash that involved three vehicles on Highway 7, east of Silver Lake Wednesday morning. The State Patrol says 24-year-old Zachary Theis of Chaska …

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    01 Apr 15
  • help wanted

    Job vacancies in Minnesota soared to the highest level since 2001 as they hit 88,900 in the last quarter of 2014, a 47 percent increase from the same period a year earlier. That’s according to …

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    01 Apr 15
  • Planting

    Minnesota farmers plan to plant a record amount of soybeans this spring, as well as more corn than last year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Minnesota soybean producers expect to plant 7.5 million acres …

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    01 Apr 15
  • No Child Left Behind

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota will continue rating its schools based on how well they address disparities and prepare students for college or careers. The state’s waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind …

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    01 Apr 15
  • tiara

    The McLeod County Dairy Association’s 62nd Spring Banquet & Dairy Princess Coronation was held Saturday, March 28th at the Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson MN. The new 2015-2016 McLeod County Dairy Princesses are:  Ashle Lukes …

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    31 Mar 15
  • Cell Phone

    A 42-year-old Watertown woman was arrested last week after allegedly stabbing a man four times with a small scissor, over an argument about cell phones Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson reports that on Wednesday, March …

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    31 Mar 15
  • turkeys

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Poultry producers in the nation’s top turkey state are taking extra steps to protect their flocks after a devastating strain of bird flu was confirmed at another Minnesota farm. Most producers were …

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    31 Mar 15