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  • money

    (Learfield News Service)  Nearly $800,000 in grants are going to communities around the state to help combat sex trafficking. The money is coming from the state Department of Public Safety Office of Justice Programs and …

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    22 Mar 17
  • Sheriff Sanner

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A central Minnesota sheriff who worked to solve the decades-old kidnapping of Jacob Wetterling is hanging up his badge. Stearns County Sheriff John Sanner announced his retirement Tuesday. Sanner has …

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    22 Mar 17
  • skywarn

    The 2017 Severe Weather/Skywarn training is scheduled for two weeks from today (Tuesday, March 21). Officials say the training will be Tuesday April 4th at 7:00pm at the Plato Community Center in Plato. The training …

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    21 Mar 17
  • capitol bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota House Republicans are cueing up cuts to some health care programs and state government agencies while drumming up nearly $1.4 billion in tax relief. House legislative leaders offered up …

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    21 Mar 17
  • Highway 15 resurfaced

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Senate Republicans say they have a plan to fund billions of dollars in road and bridge repairs without raising the gas tax. Legislation unveiled Monday would tap a mixture of …

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    21 Mar 17
  • fatal accident

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating why a semi-truck driver did not stop before ramming a taxi sitting at a red light in St. Cloud, killing the cabdriver and one …

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    20 Mar 17
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    The Minnesota State High School League honored the 2017 ExCEL Award recipients during ceremonies at the Girls’ State Basketball Tournament on Saturday. ExCEL—Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership—is a unique recognition award that is given annually to high …

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    20 Mar 17
  • New Ulm Police

    A sinkhole was discovered Saturday afternoon in New Ulm near the intersection of 10th South Street and Summit. The New Ulm Journal reports a three-foot section of roadway collapsed due to erosion caused by a …

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    20 Mar 17