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  • Line Crews

    Two McLeod Co-op Power line workers are headed to Suwannee Valley Electric Cooperative in Florida to assist with power restoration.   They headed out Sunday and were joined by linemen from Meeker, MN Valley – Jordan, Stearns, …

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    11 Sep 17
  • Fire

    A house on the south side of Lake Erie in Meeker County was destroyed by fire Sunday evening. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says they received a call at about 6:45pm of a house fire …

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    11 Sep 17
  • 4-H Logo

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A century-old University of Minnesota youth program often associated with agriculture has added new options to traditional activities to keep up with the state’s changing demographics. The Minnesota Daily reports that Minnesota …

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    11 Sep 17
  • trial

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A test lawsuit goes to trial in Minneapolis Monday against Swiss agribusiness giant Syngenta for introducing a genetically-engineered corn variety before China approved it for imports. The case alleges Viptera corn wrecked …

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    11 Sep 17
  • 911-anniversary

    ST. PAUL, MN – In observance of the sixteenth anniversary of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all United States flags and Minnesota flags be flown at half-staff at all state and …

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    11 Sep 17
  • Emergency

    Two pedestrians were hit by an SUV as they were crossing a highway in Waverly Thursday evening. The State Patrol says 57-year-old Roy Krueger and 40-year-old Jane Krueger, both from Waverly, were taken to Buffalo …

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    08 Sep 17
  • Equifax

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Credit monitoring company Equifax says a breach exposed social security numbers and other data from about 143 million Americans. The Atlanta-based company said Thursday that “criminals” exploited a U.S. website application to …

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    08 Sep 17
  • Emergency

    An Orono woman discovered dead with her 5-year-old son Monday left a suicide note lamenting her long-running court battle with the father over custody that ended with them having joint parenting rights, according to a …

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    08 Sep 17