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  • Prince's Estate

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. – The Chanhassen City Council dealt an unexpected surprise to plans for a museum at Prince’s Paisley Park complex. KSTP reports the council voted 3 to 2 to table a decision on rezoning …

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    04 Oct 16
  • Fatal Crash

    A Glencoe woman is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Sibley County Monday morning. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says 29-year-old Stephanie Raduenz was taken to the Glencoe Hospital where she died. Authorities say the …

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    04 Oct 16
  • soybean harvest

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Drier weather allowed Minnesota farmers to harvest over a quarter of the state’s soybean crop last week alone. In its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota, the U.S. …

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    04 Oct 16
  • Prince

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — More than five months after Prince’s fatal drug overdose, a law enforcement source says investigators have narrowed their focus to two main questions: whether doctors illegally prescribed opioids meant for the pop …

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    04 Oct 16
  • Emergency

    (Learfield News Service/Cokato, MN) — A 37-year-old man from Watkins was airlifted to a Minneapolis hospital Saturday after his hand was crushed in a corn-picking machine. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office reports the man was …

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    03 Oct 16
  • Timothy Huber

    WILLMAR—The Paynesville man who was granted a new trial in the 2011 shooting death of Timothy Larson pleaded guilty Friday to second-degree murder. The West Central Tribune reports 50-year-old Timothy John Huber was sentenced to …

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    01 Oct 16
  • Commissioner Rothman

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s top health insurance regulator says the state’s individual market is in “an emergency situation.” Department of Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman said Friday that all seven companies offering plans through …

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    01 Oct 16
  • groundbreaking

    The official groundbreaking ceremony for slated improvements to the Hutchinson High School campus was held Friday afternoon just east of the high school. A bond referendum for the improvements was overwhelmingly approved in November.  The …

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    30 Sep 16