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  • Firefighter

    A fire late Saturday morning in rural Dassel destroyed a hay shed. At just after 11:30, the Dassel Fire Department and the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a report of a hay shed …

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    27 Jun 16
  • White House

    President Barack Obama will honor the 2015 WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx today (Monday). The Lynx have been invited to meet President Obama at the White House. Minnesota has previously been honored by the president for …

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    27 Jun 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Legislature is living through special session deja vu. Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders are eying a possible overtime session to resurrect a $1 billion public construction package and …

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    27 Jun 16
  • Paisley Park

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota judge is holding a hearing Monday about the procedures for determining who stands to inherit part of Prince’s estate. Prince died in April of an accidental drug overdose, and …

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    27 Jun 16
  • Paisley Park

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The mother of a Colorado prison inmate who claims to be Prince’s son says she doesn’t believe reports that DNA results show Carlin Q. Williams’ claim is false. Marsha Henson, sitting in …

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    23 Jun 16
  • absentee voting

    SAINT PAUL — Secretary of State Steve Simon is reminding Minnesotans that beginning this Friday, (June 24), eligible voters can begin casting their ballots early for the August 9 Primary Election by voting absentee.  Minnesotans can request …

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    22 Jun 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders say special session negotiations have taken a step backward The talk of an overtime session started just as the Legislature adjourned late last month. …

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    22 Jun 16
  • jennie-o logo

    WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — The Department of Labor says Jennie-O Turkey Store Inc. has agreed to hire 53 women and pay nearly $492,000 in back wages to 339 female applicants who were denied entry-level jobs …

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    22 Jun 16