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  • fire investigation

    A house in Meeker County was destroyed by fire Tuesday evening. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a house fire at about 7pm in the 73000 block of Highway 27 in Kingston …

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    15 Jun 16
  • Monday Morning Storm Clouds

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A line of storms crossing southern Minnesota has dumped several inches of rain and kicked up strong winds. The National Weather Service reports three tornadoes touched down in south-central Minnesota on Tuesday …

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    15 Jun 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It’s time for a special session status check. Gov. Mark Dayton and legislative leaders planned to meet Wednesday to discuss their hopes of calling an overtime session. They hope to …

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    15 Jun 16
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    Nearly one-fifth of the first cutting of alfalfa hay was harvested during the 4.7 days suitable for fieldwork during the week ending Sunday, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. The first cutting of alfalfa …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Fatal Crash

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Earl Potter, the president of St. Cloud State University, has been killed in a car crash. Minnesota State Colleges and Universities Chancellor Steven Rosenstone said in a statement early Tuesday …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Meeker County Sheriffs Office

    Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze has announced the upcoming Meeker County Bike Rodeo and Car Seat Clinic. The event is being led by the Meeker County Sheriff’s Deputy Association and will be held at the …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (Learfield/St. Paul, MN) State lawmakers take public comment this afternoon (Tuesday) on the just-under $1-billion bonding bill for state construction projects that failed in the final seconds of the 2016 legislative session. The objective is …

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    14 Jun 16
  • court

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A St. Cloud woman is charged with third-degree murder in a man’s overdose death. Thirty-five-year-old Amy Wanda Lauer made her first appearance in Stearns County court on Monday. The St. …

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    14 Jun 16