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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The sudden end to the walleye fishing season on Lake Mille Lacs has Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton ramping up plans for a special session to help area resorts and considering …

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    04 Aug 15
  • court

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of claims have been filed alleging clergy abuse as the court deadline comes to a close in the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis bankruptcy case. Attorneys have counted more than …

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    04 Aug 15
  • School Bus

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Education and its student testing contractor have reached a settlement over spring testing glitches. Pearson, the vendor, will take $1 million off its new three-year contract …

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    04 Aug 15
  • anthony-slavik

    Anthony James Slavik, the man police recently asked the public for help finding, was discovered Saturday night. The New Prague man was found by two hikers, dead and in his vehicle, at the Chadderdon State …

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    03 Aug 15
  • pontoon

    A Clara City man has died when he was trapped under a pontoon after it turtled on Golden pond near Willmar. 76-year-old Philip Thissen was trapped under the overturned boat for 20 minutes, according to …

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    03 Aug 15
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    Heartland Community Action of Willmar and Western Community Action of Marshall are moving ahead with a merger. The board of directors for the two Community Action Agencies voted unanimously July 15 to merge the two …

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    03 Aug 15
  • roundabout

    The safety of roundabouts as a traffic control device was the message from transportation officials discussing Kandiyohi County’s first roundabout to be constructed in 2017. The Minnesota Department of Transportation plans a roundabout at the …

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    03 Aug 15
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    WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man is dead after he was trapped under a pontoon when it flipped over. The Star Tribune reports three men were on the pontoon Friday morning on Golden Pond …

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    03 Aug 15