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  • Harvest

    Corn and soybean harvest continued well ahead of last year and the five- year average pace, according to the USDA, NASS, Minnesota Field Office. As of October 7, 95 percent of the state’s soybeans were …

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    10 Oct 12
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    A one vehicle rollover north of Sacred Heart last evening (Monday) seriously injured a Sacred Heart woman. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says the crash occurred on County Road 11 near County Road 9 about three …

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    09 Oct 12
  • Corn Drive

    Glencoe Silver Lake FFA held their annual Corn Drive last Friday, September 28th. About 30 students took the time out of their busy class schedule to collect donations from across the community to support Courage …

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    09 Oct 12
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    A 21-year-old Texas man charged with first-degree criminal sexual conduct for the July 29th sexual assault of a teenage girl in Willmar is also charged with capital murder for the August 2011 killing of an …

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    09 Oct 12
  • Crash

    A crash involving a car and a tractor north of Hutchinson Monday evening sent two people to the hospital. According to the State Patrol, 50-year-old Robert Kapotz of Hutchinson was driving a tractor northbound on …

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    09 Oct 12
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    Minnesota health officials say they’ve confirmed three cases of a rare fungal meningitis linked to a steroid commonly used to ease back pain. Officials with the Minnesota Department of Health say the women received steroids …

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    08 Oct 12
  • NASS

    U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)-certified organic growers in the United States sold more than $3.5 billion organically grown agricultural commodities in 2011, according to the results of the 2011 Certified Organic Production Survey, just released …

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    07 Oct 12
  • Fire Danger

    Drought conditions, high winds and acres of dry fuel in fields, ditches and grasslands have made the region ripe for fires. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is adding counties in the central and …

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    07 Oct 12