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  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (MNN/St. Paul) The 2016 state legislative session kicks off today (Tuesday). Extending unemployment benefits for miners on the Iron Range and federal REAL ID compliance are among the priority issues that Governor Dayton proposed for …

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    08 Mar 16
  • bullet hole

    A man was injured after a bullet went through the side of a Metro Mobility bus in Shakopee yesterday (Monday). KSTP reports the incident occurred just after 2 p.m. Monday near the Highway 101/Highway 169 …

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    08 Mar 16
  • Dave Hughes

    Air Force veteran Dave Hughes has announced his intent to run for Congress in Minnesota’s Seventh District, which covers western Minnesota from the Canadian border to near the Iowa border. The West Central Tribune reports …

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    08 Mar 16
  • Crash

    A Hutchinson woman was injured in a one-vehicle crash in Renville County early Sunday evening, just west of Stewart. The State Patrol says 45-year-old Laura Schoettmer was taken to Glencoe Regional Health Services for treatment …

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    07 Mar 16
  • Collin Peterson

    WASHINGTON – U.S. Representative Collin Peterson has announced his office is accepting applications for the 2016 Congressional Art Competition. The winning artwork will be featured for one year in the Cannon Tunnel, which connects the …

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    07 Mar 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (MNN/St. Paul, MN) — Members of the Minnesota Legislature will have just 10 weeks to reach agreement on major issues like transportation funding and cutting taxes. Making the job even harder was the news which …

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    07 Mar 16
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Governor Mark Dayton is backing the calls to swap out Minnesota’s presidential caucuses to a primary. Heavy turnout at Tuesday’s voting swamped caucus sites across the state. It sparked just …

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    04 Mar 16
  • influenza

    (MNN)  The latest report from the state Health Department shows the flu continues to be widespread in Minnesota.There were 74 hospitalizations for flu-related illness in the state last week compared to 94 the previous week. …

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    04 Mar 16