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  • farmland

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Many crop growers in Minnesota could see their profits squeezed in 2016. Farmland prices in Minnesota continue to slip after more than a decade of increases. And prices for corn and soybeans …

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    22 Feb 16
  • Crash

    A Bloomington woman was seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash in Chanhassen Saturday morning. The State Patrol says 40-year-old Stellah Okioga was taken to HCMC for treatment. The Patrol says the Okioga vehicle and another …

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    21 Feb 16
  • employee theft

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A woman who admitted stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from her employer in Stearns County may spend 4½ years in prison. The attorney for Sherry Lynn Anderson and the …

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    20 Feb 16
  • Silver Lake MN

    Full-time police officer and acting police chief Robert James “RJ” Cripps was offered and accepted the Silver Lake police chief position at the City Council meeting Tuesday. The McLeod County Chronicle reports Cripps has been employed …

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    19 Feb 16
  • gas prices

    (MNN) While we’re still well below two-dollar-a-gallon gas, prices at the pump have been inching upward. Mark Peterson is with Triple-A Minnesota and says the recent spike is normal this time of year. He says …

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    19 Feb 16
  • Simon

    (MNN/St. Paul) Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon is in Le Sueur County in southern Minnesota today(Thursday), talking with local officials about efforts to replace Minnesota’s aging election equipment.  Simon says, “While we’re not in …

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    18 Feb 16
  • Dwayne Case

    A Minnesota man who pleaded guilty to killing his girlfriend with a bow and arrow was sentenced today (Tuesday) to more than 34 years in years. 30-year-old Dwayne Alan Case of Franklin pleaded guilty in …

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    16 Feb 16
  • McLeod County

    An open house is being held tomorrow (Wednesday) for future road construction projects on McLeod County Highways 3 and 15. McLeod County is currently planning reconstruction projects on County State Aid Highway (CSAH) 3 from …

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    16 Feb 16