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  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers will return to the newly refurbished Capitol today (Tuesday) to begin the 2017 legislative session. As the elected officials head back to work, they face another test of …

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    03 Jan 17
  • Emergency

    Police in Shakopee say a man was killed in a workplace accident late Monday night at Rahr Malting Company. KSTP reports the incident happened at roughly 9:15 p.m. at the plant, located just off 1st …

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    03 Jan 17
  • Turkey Stamp

    Stillwater artist Nicholas Markell  won the 2018 turkey stamp contest. The painting was selected by judges from among eight submissions for the annual contest sponsored by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.Markell’s painting will be …

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    30 Dec 16
  • Downey

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The chairman of Minnesota’s Republican Party says he won’t run for a third term. Keith Downey made the news official Thursday after weeks of indicating his second term as party …

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    30 Dec 16
  • 3M

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota company is the latest in a growing number of employers in the state providing paid leave for new parents. Minnesota Public Radio reports that 3M recently announced it will grant …

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    30 Dec 16
  • Councilor Arndt

    After serving on the city council for a total of 14 years, Hutchinson City Councilor Bill Arndt attended his last meeting Tuesday night. Arndt did not run for re-election. Mayor Gary Forcier and the council …

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    28 Dec 16
  • Hutchinson City Center

    The Hutchinson City Council adopted their final 2017 budgets and tax levies Tuesday night. The General Fund Budget was approved at just over $12-million, with a levy increase of 2.7 percent.  The total tax levy …

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    28 Dec 16
  • court

    A Renville County man is charged with three counts of assault after allegedly hitting two people outside of The Other Place Bar and Grill in Hector. KEYC TV reports the criminal complaint says that after …

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    28 Dec 16