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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (March 23, 2017) — The American Red Cross is issuing a call for type O negative and AB donors to make an appointment to give blood. Officials say that comes after severe winter …

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    23 Mar 17
  • polaris

    Medina-based Polaris Industries has recalled an additional 19,200 all-terrain vehicles, this time for 2015 and 2016 Sportsman 850 and 1000 models. Possible fire risks were the reason, as with several earlier recalls. The recalls, reported …

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    22 Mar 17
  • 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
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    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
  • jcpenney

    Eight J.C. Penney stores in small towns across Minnesota are on the list of 138 stores the department store chain plans to close this year. The Star Tribune reports those stores are in Baxter, Fairmont, …

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    17 Mar 17