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  • Employment

    The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in Minnesota held steady at 3.7 percent in January, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The U.S. unemployment rate was 4.9 …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Gov Dayton

    (MNN/St. Paul) Governor Mark Dayton in his State of the State address last night (Wednesday) called road and bridge funding a “key area” Minnesota must address, but it remains deadlocked at the legislature with Dayton …

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    10 Mar 16
  • AmericanCrystalSugarLogo

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — American Crystal Sugar Company has a new president. The company’s board of directors has elected Tom Astrup to the helm of the cooperative that’s based in Moorhead, Minnesota. He will also …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Hutchinson City Council

    The Hutchinson City Council this week approved giving themselves pay raises. The council approved the second reading and adoption of an ordinance that sets the new salaries, effective in 2017. The increase is basically $1,000 …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Crash

    A Litchfield man was injured Tuesday night while he was riding an ATV that was hit by an SUV. The Minnesota State Patrol reported the crash happened near Grove City Tuesday night that involved a Honda …

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    09 Mar 16
  • Motorcycle Crash

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Public safety officials say Minnesota drivers need to keep an eye out for motorcyclists who are taking advantage of the early spring weather. Officials also are urging motorcyclists to ride …

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    09 Mar 16
  • Private Security Officer

    A Renville man has been reappointed to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety’s Board of Private Detective and Protective Agent Services. According to a press release, Steven Wohlman, who has served on the board for …

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    09 Mar 16
  • court

    (MNN/Moorhead, MN) A Buffalo(MN) woman was sentenced to a month on work release for killing a Moorhead motorcyclist while driving distracted two summers ago. Sarah Jo Braith was found guilty of three misdemeanor charges in …

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    08 Mar 16