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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A new analysis shows municipally operated liquor stores in Minnesota saw a drop in profits in 2016 despite record sales. The state Auditor’s Office reports that the 228 stores had more than …

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    09 Nov 17
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican Senate Majority Leader Paul Gazelka says the Senate may furlough staff as soon as December if the courts don’t restore their operating budget. Gov. Mark Dayton vetoed the House …

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    09 Nov 17
  • Schultz

    (WJON/KIMBALL, MN)  A Kimball native is going to be featured on boxes of Kellogg’s Frosted Flakes cereal. Mike Schultz is a snowboarder who is hoping to make the United States team for the Paralympics. Schultz Tells WJON …

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    08 Nov 17
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    Unofficial results for the Gibbon Fairfax Winthrop School bond referendum questions show that they both failed. Question #1: Yes – 329     No – 1425 Question #2: Yes – 296     No – 1445  The …

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    08 Nov 17
  • White Tailed Deer

    Minnesota firearms hunters registered 70,724 deer during the first two days of deer season, according to the Department of Natural Resources. Preliminary numbers from opening weekend show that the number of deer registered was essentially …

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    08 Nov 17
  • Arrest

    Shakopee police have identified the man they believe killed his girlfriend Monday morning before a brief standoff with police officers. KSTP reports the department says he is 31-year-old Sergey Nikolaevich Balandin of Shakopee. He was …

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    07 Nov 17
  • Michael Shane Deal

    (St. Paul Pioneer Press/Litchfield, MN) A former deputy commissioner for the Minnesota Department of Commerce admitted to arranging to pay a woman for sex after finishing up work meetings this past spring, according to court …

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    07 Nov 17
  • USDA Crop Report

    Despite cold temperatures and accumulated snow, Minnesota farmers were able to harvest 22 percent of the statewide corn acreage during the week ending November 5, 2017, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. There were …

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    07 Nov 17