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  • Sibley East School

    A group of voters, headed by rural Gaylord resident  and petitioner Nathan Kranz, have filed a lawsuit in Sibley County District Court to contest the recent passage of the Sibley East Public Schools $43 million …

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    21 Nov 14
  • crash investigation

    Two people were injured in a crash yesterday evening (Thursday) near the entrance to Sibley State Park in Kandiyohi County. The State Patrol says a tractor was traveling southbound on Hwy 71 just south of …

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    21 Nov 14
  • road salt

    WILLMAR —  Three days before last week’s early season snowstorm dumped a foot of snow on the region, the supply of road salt at the Kandiyohi County highway department’s storage shed in Willmar was desperately low. …

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    21 Nov 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Litchfield woman has died as a result of injuries received in a crash Saturday east of Pennock. The State Patrol says 77-year-old Irene Nistler died Tuesday night. She was a passenger in a pickup …

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    20 Nov 14
  • Employment

    Minnesota employers added 9,500 jobs in October, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).The October gains, combined with September figures that were revised upward by …

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    20 Nov 14
  • court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new study finds Minnesota’s DWI courts reduce repeat crimes and save taxpayers about $700,000 a year. Minnesota Public Radio News reports the study looked at courts in nine counties …

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    20 Nov 14
  • MN Department of Revenue

    St. Paul, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Revenue annually releases a list of the preliminary maximum property tax levies that have been reported by local governments and have been passed by local school referenda. Local …

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    19 Nov 14
  • jennie-o logo

    (KWLM/Willmar) More than a month after two dozen people got sick at Jennie-O/Turkey Store in Willmar there’s been no final report on it’s cause, and the city council member who represents that ward isn’t happy. …

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    19 Nov 14