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    A Jennie-O Turkey Store processing plant in Willmar has returned to normal operations after a medical situation Friday night caused a number of employees to be hospitalized. In a statement released Saturday, Pat Solheid, Jennie-O …

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    20 Oct 14
  • Drowning

    (MNN/Laketown Township, MN) — A six-year-old boy drowned on Parley Lake in Carver County Friday morning. Sheriff Jim Olson says it appears Andrew Heyrman was alone in the boat, which drifted away from a dock. …

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    20 Oct 14
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    A man is dead after a farming incident in Carver County Sunday afternoon. Sgt. Pat Barry with the Carver County Sheriff’s Office said they received a call around 2:21 p.m. that a man was buried …

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    20 Oct 14
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    Officials are trying to figure out what made a couple dozen workers at the main Jennie-O/Turkey Store plant in Willmar sick last night (Friday). KWLM reports Willmar Fire Chief Gary Hendrickson says the first employee …

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    18 Oct 14
  • Minnesota Department of Health

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials and health care providers are working to revise their Ebola treatment procedures should the virus arrive in the state. Health Commissioner Doctor Ed Ehlinger said Friday that Minnesota …

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    18 Oct 14
  • Employment

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has added 7,200 jobs, pushing the state’s unemployment rate down to 4.1 percent. State officials announced the September gains in the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate Thursday. The rate is …

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    17 Oct 14
  • absentee voting

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota election officials have accepted significantly more absentee ballots this year than at this point in 2010′s midterm election. The Secretary of State’s office announced on Thursday a more-than 60 …

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    17 Oct 14
  • Rossing

    Christopher Rossing missing person update Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Monday, October 13th, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a residence located at 22164 150th St southwest of Hutchinson MN …

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    16 Oct 14