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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Bells will ring in unison across Minnesota and other places in the country on April 9th to mark the 150th anniversary of the Civil War’s end. In Minnesota, members of …

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    27 Mar 15
  • Kraft Foods

    For the past six decades Kraft Foods has been a major employer in New Ulm. Recently it was confirmed that the Heinz Company is buying  the national brand famous for its cheese. The combined companies …

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    26 Mar 15
  • crash investigation

    A Paynesville woman was hurt Wednesday morning when she lost control of her SUV on roads made slick by high winds and drifting snow. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Department says just before 1am, 27-year-old Sara …

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    26 Mar 15
  • Highway 212

    Speed limits on U.S. Highway 212 from Granite Falls to Glencoe will be increased from 55 to 60 miles per hour next week. Minnesota Department of Transportation officials say crews plan to erect the new …

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    26 Mar 15
  • Barway Collins

    CRYSTAL, Minn. (AP) — The reward has increased for information about a 10-year-old Crystal boy who has been missing for a week. Crystal Police, along with the Crystal Crime Prevention Board and Minnesota CrimeStoppers, is …

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    26 Mar 15
  • roundabout

    Construction of a roundabout at the intersection of state Highway 7 and U.S. Highway 71 near Blomkest has been proposed by the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Construction is tentatively scheduled for the summer of 2017. …

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    25 Mar 15
  • money

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota House Republicans said Tuesday they’ll strive for $2 billion in unspecified tax cuts in a budget that would squeeze spending, primarily on health and welfare programs but also in …

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    25 Mar 15
  • Rahn Residence

    Crews were called to a house fire early this afternoon (Tuesday) northeast of Hutchinson. Hutchinson Fire Chief Mike Schumann says the fire was in the lower level of the house in the “mechanical room.” The …

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    24 Mar 15