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  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s Legislature has adjourned in chaos and left some key work unfinished. Lawmakers careened into the midnight Sunday deadline to pass bills scrambling to finalize a package of construction projects …

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    23 May 16
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    Below normal temperatures throughout Minnesota slowed crop development and raised concerns about freeze damage in the northern and central parts of the state during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. …

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    18 May 16
  • Daniel Heinrich

    (Learfield) An Annandale man identified as a “person of interest” in the 1989 abduction of Jacob Wetterling is back in court today (Wednesday).  Fifty-three-year-old Daniel Heinrich has pled not guilty to 25 federal charges that …

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    27 Apr 16
  • ATV Crash

    SPICER, Minn. (AP) — A 5-year-old boy was critically hurt when the all-terrain vehicle he was operating crashed in west-central Minnesota. The Kandiyohi County sheriff’s office was called to the crash near George Lake just …

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    04 Apr 16
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Board of Animal Health says one of the first farms in Stearns County to be hit by the Midwest bird flu outbreak is set to restock with turkeys …

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    11 Jun 15
  • MNsure

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — After trimming call wait times and resolving website issues, Minnesota’s health insurance exchange is still struggling to transfer its enrollment data to health plans. Representatives from the companies who sell …

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    18 Dec 14
  • no chickens

    There will be no backyard chickens allowed in Atwater and there will be no discipline of the Atwater police chief after he killed a little boy’s pet chicken that was being kept in town against …

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    02 Oct 14
  • Vilsack

    Crop farm owners can begin updating their yield history and reallocating base acres at their local Farm Service Agency county offices for the new farm program as of yesterday (Sept. 29). Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack …

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    30 Sep 14