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    Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty along with all Minnesota Sheriffs announce the commencement of the Minnesota Sheriffs’ Association’s Law Enforcement Scholarship Program for 2011. The MSA has established a scholarship fund for the awarding of …

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    30 Aug 11
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    U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar participated in the annual Minnesota Cooks event at the State Fair as a Guest Taster. The Minnesota Cooks program features chefs from throughout Minnesota demonstrating their talents and interacting with emcees …

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    30 Aug 11
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    The Minnesota Council of Churches has announced the program for Minnesotans Standing Together – an event to observe the 10th anniversary of 9/11. Leaders from more than 12 different faith communities will offer words of …

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    30 Aug 11
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    Minnesota’s oldest community celebration has wrapped up. Norwood Young America’s Stiftungsfest celebrated its sesquicentennial this past weekend (150 years). Before the celebration came to a close, the 2011 Miss Stiftungsfest and Princesses were crowned. Miss …

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    29 Aug 11
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    A Dakota County woman is Minnesota’s third case in the state’s second measles outbreak this year. The Minnesota Department of Health says the 43-year-old woman apparently was exposed to the measles virus in a health …

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    29 Aug 11
  • Crow River Added to Water Trails

    Minnesota has two new additions to its state water trail system, the South Fork of the Crow River and the Blue Earth River. Erik Wrede, Water Trials Coordinator for the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, …

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    29 Aug 11
  • Honoring a Fallen Soldier

    In honor and remembrance of Sergeant Matthew Allen Harmon, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal buildings in the State of …

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    27 Aug 11
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    The Minnesota Department of Transportation has announced the recipients of about $3.8 million in federal grants for 16 projects to improve the conditions and quality of bicycling and walking to school. The grants come from …

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    27 Aug 11