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  • Wet Field

    Wet conditions are delaying a final planting push by Minnesota farmers. Ninety-six percent of Minnesota’s expected corn acreage has been planted, which is just 1 percentage point behind the five-year average. Soybean planting is 86 …

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    10 Jun 14
  • WindowScreenOut

    WACONIA, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials say a 4-year-old boy suffered critical injuries in a fall from a second story window at a home in Waconia. Carver County sheriff’s deputies say a neighbor noticed the …

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    09 Jun 14
  • orange cones no phones

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota is launching a statewide campaign asking motorists to hang up their phones and pay attention in work zones. The campaign starts today (Monday) and will continue through the construction …

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    09 Jun 14
  • MDHS

    SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — The state has fined a Sauk Rapids residential treatment facility after a baby died there in 2011. In an order issued last month, the Minnesota Department of Human Services found …

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    09 Jun 14
  • School Bus

    A six-year-old girl is hospitalized after being hit by her school bus after her final day of kindergarten in Otsego Thursday. MNN reports the girl had gotten off the bus and a witness says she …

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    06 Jun 14
  • Archdiocese

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A newly released deposition shows retired Twin Cities Archbishop Harry Flynn said he could not remember how he handled clergy sex abuse cases during his 13-year tenure. Under oath last …

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    05 Jun 14
  • Water Carnival

    The Hutchinson Jaycee Water Carnival is just days away. Click here for complete details.

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    04 Jun 14
  • 849th MAC

    The parking lot filled with vehicles, tissues were passed around and tensions were high as people waited for the buses to arrive. The buses contained husbands, sons and brothers from 28 Minnesota communities who had …

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    04 Jun 14