Minnesota News
  • Employment

    Minnesota employers added 11,800 jobs in February, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today (Thursday) by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).The agency also announced revised figures from January, reducing the number …

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    19 Mar 15
  • Pickle

    That terrible smell that hung over Shakopee and Eden Prairie the past couple days was coming from a nearby pickle plant. Gedney Food Company, which has made pickles and other foods in its Chaska plant …

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    19 Mar 15
  • Collin Peterson

    U.S. Rep. Collin C. Peterson announced Wednesday that the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the state of Minnesota will provide $220,000 for wolf management activities in Minnesota. The announcement follows an effort led by Peterson …

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    19 Mar 15
  • Butcher

    (MNN/Howard Lake, MN) –  A rural Hutchinson woman was arrested last night (Tuesday) and faces murder charges in connection with the disappearance of a Howard Lake man.  Thirty-three-year-old Gwen Butcher is charged with second-degree murder, …

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    18 Mar 15
  • Renville Sibley Fiber

    Ten city councils and a standing room only crowd packed the United Farmers Cooperative Berdan Center on Monday for a public hearing and adoption of a tax abatement resolution to fund a loan to the …

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    18 Mar 15
  • MN Department of Revenue

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Thousands of Minnesota homeowners could be leaving property tax refunds on the table despite Revenue Department efforts urging them to seek checks exceeding $1,000. A new department report says only …

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    18 Mar 15
  • Zelle

    Glencoe, MN – Governor Mark Dayton and legislative leaders have stated that fixing transportation is a top priority for the 2015 legislative session. Transportation Commissioner Charlie Zelle was in Glencoe this morning (Tuesday) to hear …

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    17 Mar 15
  • Stevens

    The Willmar City Council last night (Monday) voted 5 to 3 to terminate City Administrator Charlene Stevens.  KWLM reports the vote was taken after a motion was made by Council Member Steve Ahmann and seconded …

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    17 Mar 15