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    Governor Mark Dayton has appointed Joyce Sutphen as the Poet Laureate for the State of Minnesota. She will serve as the primary spokesperson, supporter and promoter of poetry in the state. About the appointment, Governor …

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    24 Aug 11
  • Performing on the Big Stage

    The State Fair performance schedule for the McLeod County Talent Contest winners has been set. In the Preteen category, Izabel Larsen will perform her vocal/dance routine “Route 66″ Friday, August 26th In the Teen category, …

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    24 Aug 11
  • Less is More for Cosmos School

    When the elementary school in Cosmos opens this school year there will be fewer teachers, fewer support staff and fewer classes. The West Central Tribune reports that through a series of creative personnel adjustments, and …

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    24 Aug 11
  • WCC gets new member

    The Wright County Conference is gaining a new member. New London Spicer has been voted into the league, starting in the fall of 2012. The Wildcats were without a home after being booted from the …

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    24 Aug 11
  • Mock Meltdown

    Federal, state, and local officials are conducting a full-scale nuclear preparedness exercise at the Monticello nuclear generating plant today (Tuesday).

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    23 Aug 11
  • Contemplating Coal

    A report on the potential environmental impact of a proposed coal-handling facility near Stewart (Mcleod County) is available for public review and comment.

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    23 Aug 11
  • Woman Killed in Semi Crash

    A Mankato woman is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Nicollet County Monday afternoon.

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    23 Aug 11
  • trees

    Small branches, leaves, and a variety of debris were strewn about Hutchinson yards and streets as a severe thunderstorm moved through the area early this morning (Tuesday).

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    23 Aug 11