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  • Thomes Bros

    A fifth-generation hardware store in Arlington, Minnesota, is celebrating 125 years of service in the local community. Current owner Dick Thomes, who has worked at the store since he was 12 years old, says his …

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    08 Sep 14
  • Motorcycle Crash

    Two motorcycle riders were injured Sunday evening when the driver lost control on a curve in Carver County and crashed. 55-year-old Donn Bemis and 50-year-old Kimberly Bemis of Stewart were taken to Ridgeview Medical Center …

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    08 Sep 14
  • apples

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Growers in southern Minnesota say this year’s early-season apples are ready to be picked. Minnesota Public Radio News reports this year’s apple harvest is running a week late because of the …

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    08 Sep 14
  • pesticide drift

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Organic and specialty crop growers are trying to make a living off the rising consumer interest in locally grown and organic foods. But the smaller farms are often islands surrounded by a …

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    07 Sep 14
  • Emergency

    MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnetonka squad car responding to a burglary call collided with another vehicle overnight. Police say the officer was turning onto Highway 7 when the squad car collided at high speed …

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    07 Sep 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    The Wright County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible drowning that happened Saturday evening on Dog Lake. Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Saturday at about 5:50pm the Wright County Sheriff’s Office communications center received …

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    07 Sep 14
  • Road Construction

    Motorists traveling on Highway 15 between Hutchinson and Dassel will encounter lane restrictions beginning Monday, Sept. 8 as crews complete a preventive maintenance paving project to extend the life of the road surface. Work will …

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    06 Sep 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Henderson woman died after a head-on crash in Carver County yesterday (Thursday) morning. 64-year-old Kathryn Robinson died at the scene. The State Patrol says Robinson was traveling northbound on Highway 41 at the Minnesota …

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    05 Sep 14